Veterans 5k Buddy Run/Walk

5K, Other

Event Date

Thu, Nov 10, 2016

Address

Fort Lauderdale, FL

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OPEN INDIVIDUAL WALK

$30 $30 Closed

Civilian Individual

$30 $30 Closed

Military Individual

$22.50 $22.50 Closed

CIVILIAN TEAM RUN

$30 $30 Closed

Military Two Person Team

$22.50 $22.50 Closed

CIVILIAN TEAM WALK

$30 $30 Closed

Military Four Person Team

$22.50 $22.50 Closed

Civilian Two Person Team

$30 $30 Closed

Military Team Run (Price is per person)

$22.50 $22.50 Closed

Civilian Four Person Team

$30 $30 Closed

Military Team Walk (Price is per person)

$22.50 $22.50 Closed

About This Activity

VETERANS 5k BUDDY RUN/WALK

“No One Left Behind”

Thursday, November 10th, 2016 @ 7:00pm.

Fort Lauderdale Beach Park

  • The Buddy Run/Walk is run entirely on the beach at night.
  • The Veterans  5k Buddy Run/Walk is primarily a team event with 2 or 4 individuals on each team.
  • It also has an Open Individual run/walk.
  • The course is entirely on the beach starting at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, north to just beyond Vistamar Street before turning back to the start/finish line.

 
BUDDY RUN/WALK TEAMS:

ALL CIVILIAN TEAMS

  • Comprised of four (4) or two (2) individuals, either all male, all female or co-ed.
  • All members of each team must cross the finish line within 5 seconds of each other.
  • Failure to do so will result in disqualification.
  • Any team finishing with less than the required members will also be disqualified.
  • No team will abandon, or leave a member behind.

MILITARY TEAMS

  • A Military Team must have at least ONE "Service Member" on it.
  • Military Teams automatically have a 25% discount.
  • A Service member is a Veteran, a Reservist, in the National Guard or on Active Duty.
  • At check-in, ONE service member must show one of the following: a valid military ID, Veterans Administration ID card, driver license with "V", DD214 with valid state ID.
  • All members of each team must cross the finish line within 5 seconds of each other.
  • Failure to do so will result in disqualification.
  • Any team finishing with less than required members will also be disqualified.
  • No team will abandon, or leave a member behind.

DON'T KNOW A VETERAN OR SERVICE MEMBER

We can help you draft a "free agent", just contact us below and we will hook your team up with a veteran or service member. Just let us know the gender and the approximate 5k time you are looking for.

AWARDS

  • MEDALS - Top three  Civilian Teams (Male, Female & Co-Ed) in the 5k Buddy Run & Walk
  • MEDALS - Top three individuals  (Male and Female) in the Open Run and Walk
  • MEDALS & TROPHIES - Top three  Military Teams (Male, Female & Co-Ed) in the 5k Buddy Run and Walk 

 
PARTICIPANTS RECEIVE

  • -  T-Shirt
  • -  Dog Tag
  • -  Wearable glow bracelets for safety
  • -  Live runner tracking
  • -  GPS progress alerts
  • -  ENTRY TO OUR FORT LAUDERDALE BOKAMPERS MARINE CORPS BIRTHDAY BASH
  • -  One Free Draft Beer
  • -  A Piece of The USMC 241st Birthday Cake
  • -  Service Members, Veterans & First Responders Receive 20% Discount On Their Food Bill

SAFETY

  • It is strongly recommended that participants wear shoes. Glass and other objects might be buried in the sand and cannot be seen.
  • There is one water station at the Vistamar turn around point.
  • You will receive a red glow bracelet to be worn on your left wrist to warn approaching runners/walkers of your presence. 
 

Benefitting the Veterans Scholarship/Emergency Fund at Florida Atlantic University

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