Greyhound Pets 5K Run & Petwalk 2014

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Oct 18, 2014


Daytona Beach, FL

About This Activity

The 14th Annual Greyhound Pets 5K Run & Petwalk takes place at the beautiful Rima Ridge - Tiger Bay State Forest located in Daytona Beach, FL right off of US 92.  The 5k course is a scenic cross-country loop along a forest hiking trail. The first mile is down and back along a forest road and the remainder is a loop almost entirely under forest tree canopy. Sandhill and flatwoods ecosystems are part of this historical interpretive trail.  The course will be marked for your safety and we will have a water station set up along the trail for your covenience . 

Right after the run, refreshments will be served and awards will be provided to the top finishers. We will also have dog games and a raffle for all participants.


100% of all proceeds from this event will benefit the Greyhound Pets of America, Daytona Beach Chapter. GPA of Daytona Beach, FL is a chapter of the national non-profit organization which supports and cares for retired greyhounds. Our goal is to care for and educate the interested public about retired grehounds so to find responsible and loving families to make forever homes for this beautiful breed. This event is dedicated in memory of Donnadine Miller, a devoted volunteer and inspirational humanitarian who put her heart and soul into making this event a success each year.

Event details and schedule


Registration/Sign in for Runners is 7-7:30am and for Walkers (with or without your dog) is 7:30-8:00am on Sat. October 18, 2014.  Race begins at 8am and walkers shortly thereafter.  There will be signs leading you to parking and registration on the event day.


Registrations received on or before 10/05/14 is $20.00 and on/after 10/06/14 to event day is $25.00.

NOTE:   T-shirts can not be guaranteed for registrations received after 10/05/14.  

Registrants are encouraged to Sign In and pick up Goody Bags at the Daytona Beach Kennel Club located at 960 S. Williamson Blvd on Fri. 10/17/14 between the hours of 3:30pm - 5:30pm at the main entrance kiosk. 

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