After being forced to cancel the 2020 race we are currently planning to hold this year’s race on July 4, 2021 with COVID–19 safety precautions in place, making it the 20th running of the five mile road race. While this year will look different we hope to host this annual tradition. Please check their page for updates.
Murdick's Run the Chop Challenge is on July 4th every year and has been in existence for 19 years. Over that time the 5-mile road race has generated over $100,000 for the Martha’s Vineyard Boys and Girls Club to support Vineyard Kids. The race is a 5 mile loop around West Chop, beginning at the Tisbury School on Spring Street, about 5 blocks up from the boat dock. Meant for the whole family, it kicks-off with a " fun="" run="">