Santa’s 5K Toy Trot, in which up to a thousand runners will bring unwrapped toys for the club’s community toy drive, begins at Shorefront Park at 11:00 AM, Sunday, Dec. 7. The race, over a scenic course along Great South Bay, regularly attracts elite runners as well as hundreds of others from across Long Island.

Pictured, front center, are Race Director Nick Harding and club President Walter Ladick. They are joined, left to right, by committee members Jeff Vollmuth, Ed Hughes, Mike Wisniewski and Tom Keegan.

Pictured, front center, are Race Director Nick Harding and club President Walter Ladick. They are joined, left to right, by committee members Jeff Vollmuth, Ed Hughes, Mike Wisniewski and Tom Keegan.