• Sunday, May 24th 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

The H2.OBX Dash & Splash
8 AM Sunday May 24, 2020
Limit 150 participants

Kickoff the Memorial day weekend with an exciting adventure race for all ages. H2OBX, the Outer Banks newest family fun attraction is proud to bring you the H2.OBX Dash & Splash. This 2 mile race brings you across the park grounds, around its attractions, through the 1/4 Mile Lazy River (that's right "through" the Lazy River) for a quick finish around the park again.
This is a fast and fun family friendly race for everyone.

This chip timed event is runner/walker friendly. You will get wet. Our lazy river starts and finishes at a zero depth and does not exceed 3 ft. Walk it, run it, swim it as long as you finish it  Life-jackets will be available if needed.

All participants receive a 1 day park pass, unique event t-shirt,  limited edition finisher medal, chip timing and memories to last a lifetime. Awards to the top 3 overall fastest male/female, first place male/female Masters (over 40) and first place Youth boy/girl (under 14). Arrive early for check-in event morning, There is no pre-event day pickup. Safety officials and life guards will be on the course to ensure a good time is had by all.

Event fee: Adult $40, Teen $35, 12 & Under $30, Active Military/Veteran $35

Some important details: Price Increase April 1, 2020, Race day check in 6:30 AM - 7:45 AM, Event Location H2OBX Water Park click HERE for Directions This is a run - splash - run with the race start at the Main Entry and tours the park exterior. Enter the water park grounds and run to the Lazy river. Shoes off, navigate the lazy river (walk it, run it, swim it), exit, and finish on the run inside the park. There is no formal "transition" or staging area at the water entry/exit, Kick your shoes off, get in, have fun, get out, shoes on or off to complete your final run portion. This is a fun adventure for all ages and abilities. If you need assistance or you have a small child life jackets will be available at the water entry. You will be issued an ankle chip timing device and strap. These will be collected at the finish line. Lost chips will incur a $75 item charge. All participants must exit the park by 9:30 AM. The Park re-opens at 10 AM.

For additional event questions or details please contact us at obxrunning@gmail.com or text 252-489-8239 for the fastest answers.