Heat and humidity fail to put damper on Matawan’s Shark Run 5K

The race is a tribute to the victims of the Matawan shark attacks dating back to July 1916, which led to the novel and then the movie “Jaws.”

News 12 Staff

Jul 29, 2023, 1:56 PM

Updated 330 days ago

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It was hot and humid in Matawan this morning – but that didn’t stop runners from participating in the Main Street Donuts Shark Run 5K.
The race is a tribute to the victims of the Matawan shark attacks dating back to July 1916, which led to the novel and then the movie “Jaws."
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Money raised from the race is going toward the Matawan Regional High School Performing Arts program.
News 12’s Kim Kravitz was there for the action.


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