Running the Blues 5K Run & 2.5K Walk 2016

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Apr 2, 2016

Address

Jacksonville Beach, FL

Pricing

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Running-5K - Individual

$20 $20 Closed

Walking-1 Mile - Individual

$20 $23 Closed

About This Activity

 DATE & TIME: Saturday, April 2, 2016 - Both the 5K Run & 2.5K Walk start at 9:30AM (for the tide). Pre-registered Check-in and Day-of-Race Registration begin an hour before the start at the Lifesaving Station Training Room.

COURSE: Accurate, measured 5-Kilometer (3.1 mi.) double-out-and-back course on the flat, smooth beach, starting and finishing just east of the Red Cross Life Saving Station, Jax Beach. Aid stations with water at Miles 1.5 and at the finish. Markers at each mile and at 1/2 mile to go. Walk is 2.5K (1.55 mile) on the beach.

 RACE PACKET PICK-UP & LATE ENTRY: race packet pick-up and race-day registration at the Lifesaving Station at the east end of  Beach Boulevard on race day, beginning an hour before race start.

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER THE RUN / WALK? At about 10:45pm, there will be Awards for finishers at the patio on the North side of the American Red Cross Lifesaving Station. Winners must be present to claim their awards.  After the Awards presentation, walk over to the Springing the Blues Festival at the SeaWalk Pavilion.

 AWARDS: At 10:45pm, Awards to top Overall and Masters, male & female, plus top three winners in each age group: 13 & under, 14-19, 20-25, 26-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & up.

 MUST I WEAR MY RACE NUMBER BIB? To be included in race results and any prizes, you must have fully completed the entry form (online or paper), wear your race bib visibly on the front of your shirt or shorts while racing, and must turn in your bib's bottom stub at the finish to be recorded as a official participant.

Event details and schedule

DATE & TIME: Saturday, April 2, 2016 - Both the 5K Run & 2.5K Walk start at 9:30AM (for the tide). Pre-registered Check-in and Day-of-Race Registration begin an hour before the start at the Lifesaving Station Training Room.

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