Gainesville Beer Run 5K. ( past event)

Event Date

Fri, Sep 5, 2014

Address

Gainesville, FL

About This Activity

***EVENT HAS PASSED***

This year we are having a 5k run/walk ending in a true beer tasting festival and post-race block party with live DJ and entertainment, including a 10 booth health/fitness expo.

**Note: Schedule conflicts have forced a move from Tioga Town Center to a new location.**

Platinum Sponsors:

First Magnitude Brewery

Bold City Brewery

Kiss 105.3

Gold Sponsors:

Fit 2 Run

Sweat Life Fitness

Florida Credit Union

Cigar City Brewery

Silver Sponsors:

Dragonfly Graphics

Glow Fun Run 5K

Blue Sky Running Company

Axis Training Studio

Moving Comfort

Emergen-C

Gatorade

Gainesville Sun

Gainesville City DJ

Five Star Pizza

Flaco's Cuban Eatery

Start 2 Finish Race Management

Event details and schedule

SCHEDULE

Wednesday

Sign up Party at Fit 2 Run Oaks Mall and Early Registration Packet Pickup

Times: TBD

Thursday

Pre Race Carb Load Party/Early Reg Packet Pickup at Sweat Life Fitness, Haile Village Center

Times: TBD

Friday : RACE DAY!!!

Late Registration and Day of Packet Pickup- 3:00 pm to 6:00 p

COURSE

Race course is a 3.1 mile single loop starting and ending in front of The Queen's Arms British Pub. Surface is all asphalt, so footwear is highly recommended.

ARRIVAL & PARKING

Participants may arrive as early as 3:00 pm and utilize street side parking areas or designated parking at Suntrust Bank. Follow signs to approved parking areas and overflow area.

WAIVERS & IDs

All runners over 18 must bring state issued ID to packet pickup. Only those registered runners 21+ will be given wristbands or served alcohol.

WHAT TO BRING

Yourself and lots of fun spirited friends!!, state issued ID, extra cash for additional beer tickets and food vendors, running shoes and of course your best Oktoberfest costume!

WHAT TO WEAR

Something comfortable and fun spirited. "Oktoberfest in November" is race theme so prize packs as well as cash prizes will be given out to winners of costume contests. See GainesvilleBeer5k.com for additional information.

LATE REGISTRATION POLICY

Race day registrations will be taken on a first come, first served basis and can not be guaranteed requested t-shirt size or even receiving a t-shirt if we run out of supplies. The ONLY way to guarantee proper t-shirt sizing is to register before November 13.

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