Martha’s Vineyard athletic events schedule


Whether you exercise regularly or want to help out a good cause, following is a list of events this spring and summer:

Bike MS: Ride the Vineyard: Saturday, April 30, 9 am (60-mile); 10 am (30-mile); 11:30 am (15-mile), Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, Oak Bluffs. Benefits National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater New England Chapter. Pre-register: $35+ minimum of $250 in fundraising.

18th annual Oak Bluffs Memorial Day 5K Road Race and Fun Run: Sunday, May 29, 10:30 am: Fun Run; 11 am: 5K. Benefits Hospice of M.V. Pre-register Saturday, May 28, 3 to 6 pm at the Wesley House in Oak Bluffs ($15) or day of race ($20). Race starts at Ocean Park and ends at the Wesley House. Call Roger Wey at 508-693-7887 for more information.

American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life Fun Run and Walk: Saturday, June 4, 9 am. Benefits American Cancer Society. Pre-register by visiting or day of race ($15). Race starts and ends at Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School in Oak Bluffs. Visit above website for more information.

Sullivan 5K Run/Walk: Saturday, Aug. 27, Washington Park, Oak Bluffs (opposite Our Market). 8:45 am: Kids Fun Run; 9 am: 5K. 23rd annual race benefits Martha’s Vineyard Hospital.

Vineyard Warrior Triathlon: Sunday, Sept. 11, 8 am. Olympic distance: 1 mile open-water swim, 24-mile bike, 6.2 mile run through Oak Bluffs, Tisbury, West Tisbury, Edgartown. Race begins at Oak Bluffs Town Beach.