Sandblast 5K Beach Run/Walk for Jr. Lifeguards

Event Date

Sat, Jun 28, 2014


Fort Walton Beach, FL

About This Activity

Get your 4th of July week off to a great start!  Join us Saturday, June 28 at 7pm. for a Sunset 5K Beach Run/Walk/Stroll on beautiful Okaloosa Island.  The 5K will start at 7pm from the Boardwalk Lifeguard Tower.  There is also a 1 mile distance for youngsters or anyone who wants to participate.

Event schedule and times

Day-of registration and packet pick up will begin at 5pm at the Beach Safety Head Quarters in the Boardwalk parking lot.  The race course will be on the sand, the 5K course heads east while the 1 mile course heads west.  Awards will be given to the top 3 overall male and female finishers in the 5K.  All participants receive a T-Shirt. The awards ceremony and after-party will be at The Swamp and includes food, beer and soft drinks.  The proceeds from the race benefit the Emerald Coast Junior Lifeguard Program, teaching our up-and-coming Beach Lifeguards the skills necessary to keep YOU safe in the future!

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