Registration open for ‘Save the Light’ half-marathon, 5K on Folly Beach

CHARLESTON, S.C. (Lowcountry Weekend) - The Save the Light Half Marathon and 5K is part of a grassroots effort to support the preservation of the Morris Island Light House.

Save the Light and the Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission are partnering on this annual event. The half-marathon is a run-only event which begins at 8 a.m.

If you are looking for a milder pace, the 5K is open to runners and walkers and will begin at 8:30 a.m. Both races are USATF-certified and start and finish near the Folly Beach Pier.

Advance registration is required and will close on Jan. 31.

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