Save the Light Half Marathon & 5K

February 2, 2019 at the Folly Beach Pier

2018 Results

A half-marathon and 5K to support the preservation of the Morris Island Lighthouse by Save The Light, a grassroots non-profit organization that formed in 2000 to save the Morris Island Lighthouse from being lost to the sea. Both races are USATF-certified and start and finish near the Folly Beach Pier. Half Marathon is a run only event. The 5K is open to runners and walkers. 

Registration & Fees

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Race Details

  • Online and phone registration ends January 31. Registration available at The Tides Hotel on Friday, February 1 from 4-7 p.m., and on race day from 7-8 a.m. for $60 (half marathon) and $36 (5K).
  • Packet pick-up available at The Tides Hotel on Friday, February 1 from 4-7 p.m., and on race day from 7-8 a.m.
  • Both races begin at 8:30 a.m.
  • Earbuds or pets are not allowed on the course.
  • Awards and post-race food will be provided.
  • Course Map
Tides Folly Beach hotel

Need Accommodations?

Stay at the Tides Folly Beach, just a few steps from the race start and finish lines! Call 843-588-6464 and reference "Save the Light" to book your room at the group rate. The discounted rate is available for reservations made on or before December 29, 2018.