2014 Reindeer Run Half Marathon And 5k

Event Date

Sun, Dec 7, 2014


Fernandina Beach, FL

About This Activity

  Whimsical Reindeer Run Half Marathon and 5K

                     Kids 1 mile, 1/2 mile and 100yd dash

Fun races and activities for the entire family.  Musical Christmas entertainment on the route. Kids Zone with free atrs and crafts and bounces houses. Beer Garden, Chocolate milk  and holiday cookies and treats for all participants. .Guarenteed Fun for All!!

Course:  Half marathon starts at Main beach park goes north through a residential area and return to beach park then into Fort Clinch to the historic town back through the Fort with the finish on the beach.  The 5K route is the same route going through the residential area.

Half Marathon/5K  Awards:  overall and age group

Special reindeer bib lottery.  Christmas costume contest.

New hoofs drawing (shoes).

Unique medal to all half marathon finishers.

Walkers are welcome and must complete the course in 3.5 hours.

Official race rules:  no headphones, animals with the exception of service animals, bicycles, or strollers on course.

Tech T-shirts for half marathoners/cotton shirts for 5K runners. No shirts for kids races. $5 registration fee for kids runs or unwrapped toy donation for Toys for Tots!

.Kids Awards and Activities:  1- and 1/2-mile fun runs (12 and under) with Santa along with a tiny reindeer run 100 yard dash (1 to 4 years).  Prizes to all finishers.  Best christmas costume.  Kids fun zone

Proceeds benefit:: The Healthy Families Program, Friends of Ft. Clinch and Amelia Island Runners Youth Running Program and our Featured Charity Girl Power 2 Cure. The Power of Girls to Cure Rett Syndrome. To learn more go to www.girlpower2cure.org



Amelia Island Runners is a 501(c)(3) organization.


Event details and schedule

SATURDAY, December 6, 2014 (St. Peters Episcopal Church, 801 Atlantic Ave.)

  • Packet Pick-Up, 1:00-7:00 p.m.
  • Registrations for All Races, 1:00-5:00 p.m. (Last Day to Register)(No refunds on registrations.)

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2014 (Main Beach Park)

  • Packet Pick-Up, 6:00 a.m.
  • No Half Marathon/5K Registrations
  • Half/5K Race Start Time: 7:00 a.m. 
  • Kids Registration Prior to Race Time
  • Kids Race Times: 10:00 a.m. 1 Mile; 10:15 a.m. 1/2 Mile; 10:30 a.m. 100 Yard Dash 


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