Race to Get Screened 5K

1 Mile, 5K

Event Date

Sun, Apr 23, 2017


Ormond Beach, FL

About This Activity

5th Annual Race to Get Screened

The event is designed to provide funds for screening colonoscopies for high risk patients who are uninsured or underinsured. The funds are also used for education on preventing and treating other gastrointestinal disorders. We are very excited to be able to continue to grow this race and continue to provide the education and procedures people need to possibly save their lives. All proceeds benefit the BGC Foundation for research and education. Register today! Join us on April 23, 2016 at the Trails community in Ormond Beach.

Location: Trails Shopping Center - Behind La Fiesta
                302 N Nova Rd
                Ormond Beach, FL 32174

Date: April 15, 2017

Chip Timing: All participants will be chip timed

Age Group Award: Top 3 Males & Top 3 Females, Age Group awards - 6 and under, 7-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Adults Before March 1st - $25.00 - After $30.00
Youth 10 & Under Before March 1st - $10.00 - with No Bag or shirt - $5.00

Borland Grover Clinic - 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m - Friday April 14th
3635 South Clyde Morris Suite 100
Orange, Fl 32129

Package pickup will be at race site starting at 7:00 a.m.

Packet pickup will take place on race day at race site from 7:00 a.m. to 7:50am

7:00 a.m. - Registration Opens
8:00 a.m. – 5K Race Start
9:15 a.m. (approx.) Awards Ceremony

Shirts are guaranteed for all pre-registered participants. Shirts not guaranteed on race day.

TIMING & SCORING: Race will be timed and scored with a disposable chip provided, which will be attached tothe back of the bib.

When and where does the race take place?
Saturday April 15th, 2017 at  the Trails Shopping Center - Behind La FiestaNorth at 300 N Nova Rd, Ormond Beach, FL 32174

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 8am for all participants – pre-registered, walk-up, voucher – Pre-registered runners have a separate registration station that is further split into three lines based on the first letter of the runner’s last name. Walk-Up and voucher holders have their own registration station.

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. Top 3 Males & Top 3 Females, Age Group awards - 6 and under, 7-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70-74, 75+

Can I use my own race chip or tag rather than utilizing the one that is provided?
No, a custom chip and bib will be provided

Who gets a T-shirt?
Only pre-registered runners that successfully complete the registration and payment processes seven weekdays before the race are guaranteed a free race t-shirt.

Can I participate with a stroller or Bike?
For safety reasons no bicycles, in-line skates, or skateboards. Strollers are permitted.

What do I do with my personal items while I’m running?
Please leave them in your car.

Should I bring my own water?
Yes, but there will be a water station on the course and near the finish line.

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.

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