Rock Shrimp Festival 5K, 10K, & Kids Fun Run

Event Date

Sat, Oct 4, 2014

Address

St. Marys, GA

About This Activity

A flat 5K & 10K Race course that takes runners from the waterfront park through historic downtown area, neighborhoods, and marsh views. Runners of all ages are invited. 

1 Mile Kids Fun Run:Start line is at St. Marys St. & Osborne. North on Osborne turn right on Dillingham with short portion in St. Marys Elementary Park, then right on Ready St. Right on St. Marys St. to return to Osborne and the start/finish line (course is a loop). Parents are welcome to join their kids. 

Event details and schedule

5K & 10 Participants:
Date: Oct. 4, 2014

Place: 100 Osborne St. in Downtown St. Marys. Registration will be held at the festival stage area at Osborne & St. Marys S. at the waterfront

Race Starts:7:30 a.m.

Packet Pick-up Options:  NEW THIS YEAR 
1.Oct. 3 from 4:00 p.m. until 6 p.m. @ Downtown St. Marys, GA at the festival stage area at Osborne & St. Marys S. at the waterfront. Fee: $30

2. Race day from 6:30 a.m. until 7:15 a.m. at the waterfront pavilion.

Race Day Registrations: $30 from 6:30 a.m. until 7:15 a.m.

DIRECTIONS: St. Marys is located just over the Florida-Georgia state line. Take I-95 to Exit 3, Georgia Highway 40, and follow the signs east to downtown St. Marys. Registration will be held at the festival stage area at the waterfront pavilion at the end of Osborne St. in downtown St. Marys.

SUGGESTED RACE PARKING: Available on Conyers St. between Orange Hall & The First Presbyterian Church or on Ready St. behind the St. Marys Elementary School. Allow 10 minutes to walk to Registration Area. 

All entrants receive a Festival T-Shirt

AWARDS: Overall Male & Overall Female in 5K & 10K.  Top 3 male and female finishers in at least 7 categories. 

AWARDS CEREMONY: 9:30 a.m. Award winners must be present at awards ceremony to receive award.

 

1 Mile Kids Fun Run (Kids 14 and under)
Date:  Oct. 4, 2014

Place:  Downtown St. Marys, GA at the festival stage area at Osborne & St. Marys S. at the waterfront

Race Starts:  8:30 a.m.

Packet Pick-upOct. 3 from 4:00 p.m. until 6 p.m. @ Downtown St. Marys, GA at the festival stage area at Osborne & St. Marys S. at the waterfront

Race Day Registrations: $20 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Downtown St. Marys, GA at the festival stage area at Osborne & St. Marys S. at the waterfront.

Awards:  Overall Boy & Overall Girl. Top 3 boys and girls in the following age categories: 14-13,12-11, 10-9, 8-7, & 6 and under.  Must be present at awards ceremony to receive award.  Awards Ceremony will take place as soon as possible after the last runners complete the course. 

T-Shirts: All pre-registered entrants will receive a Festival T-shirt. Walk-up entrants will receive shirts based on availability.

Parents Accompanying Children: Parents are welcome to run along with their child.  Parents are free if they do not want a festival t-shirt.  Those wanting a shirt will pay according to the registration pay structure.

 

 

PROCEEDS BENEFIT: Kiwanis Programs and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). 

MORE INFORMATION:

Brad Tippins
btippins@fca.org
(912) 882-7202

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