5 Reasons to Book a Racecation on Alabama’s Beaches
If you are searching for challenging, yet fulfilling races to ramp up your running, then sprint right on over to Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, AL for the best in beach races and events.
Below are five of the top reasons you should book your next racecation event in our coastal destination.
1. The scenery is in Gulf Shores AL is spectacular.
Whether you lace up your shoes for a 5k run with the family or want to test your endurance at one or more of our half marathons, our destination offers stunning views throughout all of our races. From our sugar-white sand beaches to the paved pathways at Gulf State Park, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach are sites for sore (or tired) eyes during your run.
2. Carb loading is our specialty.
Every runner knows the importance of fueling up before a big race; and it’s no secret that we know how to cook down here in Gulf Shores. Choose from juicy burgers, fresh fried shrimp, seafood pasta and more at one of our locally owned restaurants.
3. Our after-race parties are simply THE best.
After you cross the finish line, it’s time to celebrate; and, boy, do we know how to throw a party on the Gulf Coast. With live music, fresh Gulf seafood, and plenty of drinks (both mocktails and cocktails), there is no shortage of fun events after all of our runs.