Soaring with the Eagles 30th Birthday 5K February 4, 2017
LOCATION: Greenwood Lakes Middle School 601 Lake Park Dr Lake Mary, FL 32746
RACE Come support our students and have fun! Runners, walkers and joggers of all skill levels are welcome to participate. Registration starts at 6:30 a.m. race day. Medals will be awarded in 15 age groups. After the race, stay and enjoy some H20, snacks and the awards ceremony. Come out and celebrate with all our Eagle Friends GLMS is turning 30! Great opportunity to connect or reconnect with this fabulous community school. Proceeds will go back to the school.
ENTRY Thur Feb 2nd - $25.00 Race Day $30.00
DAY OF REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK UP Packet pickup will take place on race day at race site from 6:30 a.m. to 7:25am
Packet pick up will be on Friday at Front Running Sports in Lake Mary from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
And DAY OF REGISTRATION BEGINS at 6:30
DAY OF EVENT SCHEDULE 6:30 am – Registration Opens 7:30 am – Race Start 8:45 am – Awards Ceremony
TEE SHIRTS Shirts are guaranteed for all pre-registered participants. Shirts not guaranteed on race day.
AWARDS Top overall male and female and top 3 male and female age groups will receive awards. Age groups include 13 and under, 14- 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60+
PARKING Parking is available in the lot in front of the school. and on the bus ramp
PROCEEDS The Proceeds from Soaring with the Eagles 5K will benefit GLMS
TIMING & SCORING Race will be timed and scored with a disposable chip provided, which will be attached to the bib.
When and where does the race take place? Saturday, February 4, 2016. The race course begins on the beautiful GLMS track and winds its way out to the front of the school to a part of the Seminole Trail.
How long is the course? The 5K is 3.1 miles.
How will I be timed? The race uses an electronic timing system that records race time and place via a transponder chip, that will be given out at registration. Each individual competing in the 5K is required to use the race chip. Official times will not be recorded without a chip. There will be a clock at the finish line to view your time.
When and where do I pick up my registration materials? Registration starts at 6:30 am for all unregistered participants – All pre-registered runners have a separate station where they can pick-up a race packet that will included a bib/chip and safety pins.
How will I receive my results? Official results are posted for the top runners in each category, race staff has all results for on-site inquiries and results are posted on the race website.
Who gets a T-shirt? Only pre-registered runners that successfully complete the registration and payment processes before race day are guaranteed a free race t-shirt.
Can I participate in the event with my dog? Sorry, as much as we love our pets too, the safety of participants is our main concern. Therefore, we do not allow pets on the course, but service dogs are allowed.
Can I participate with a stroller? Yes, nurturing future generations of runners is a priority and demonstrating healthy lifestyles to our kids is special. Please, however, start in the later part of the runners.
What do I do with my personal items while I’m running? You can leave your items at a drop-off station, located near the start line. Look for the "Drop-off" sign near the registration booth.
Should I bring my own water? Yes, but there will also be 1 water station are available on the course.
How do I register? You may register online (preferred method). Go to www.run4acause.org/eagles5k Mail in registration forms are also available at the front office.
How much does it cost? Early registration is starts $20 per person. In person registration is $30 per person.
I will be out of town on race day and not able to participate. Can I get my money returned? We appreciate your race registration. As the race brochure states, we are unable to issue refunds. We are not in a position to credit your credit card or issue checks.
Will the race be held if it's raining? The race is a "rain or shine" event. All participants are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather, such as in a rain coat or hat. Umbrellas can pose a safety hazard to others, so please do not bring them.
Can I transfer my entry to someone else? We have a strict NO TRANSFER policy.