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Tybee Turtle Trot

1509 Strand Ave Tybee Island

Date: 04/27/2019 - 04/28/2019
Starts: 7am

2019 15th Annual Tybee Turtle Trot 5k Beach Run
Presented by Tybee Marine Science Center

Join us on Tybee Island and run to support our nesting sea turtle monitoring program. Starting and finishing at the Tybee pier and pavilion, the run includes a sea turtle release, music, finish line food, shirt, awards for the top finishers, free parking passes for the first 50 runners to sign up.

SEA TURTLE RELEASE: After the race we will have our ceremonial releasing of a sea turtle back to the ocean right off our beach with partners from the Georgia Sea Turtle Center. This is a Hospital for sick or injured turtles. 

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