Step Up for Autism 5K

Event Date

Sat, Apr 2, 2016


Titusville, FL

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Step Up for Autism 5K

Saturday, April 2, 2016
Race Day Registration 7:00 a.m. - Race 8:00 a.m.
Location: Truman Scarborough Way (Chain of Lakes)
                  Titisuville , FL 32796

RACE START  Intersection of Waltham Ave & Randolph Ave

Step Up for Autism on World Autism Day at Eastern Florida State College’s 5k Run/Walk. The event is on Saturday, April 2nd at 8am at the Chain of Lakes in Titusville with a free Kiddie Run at 9am. Race proceeds will create a scholarship to benefit Eastern Florida State College students with special needs participating in the Student Access for Improve Learning (SAIL) Program. If you or your company are interested in sponsoring this Inaugural Step Up for Autism 5k, please contact Brittany Chase, Eastern Florida State College Office of Student Life at (321) 433-7141 or

Thru March 18th  - $23.00
Thru April 1st - $28.00

Top Overall Male & Female,  Top Male & Female Masters, top three male and female finishers in each of the following age-groups: 9 and Under, 11 - 14, 15 - 19 and 5 year age groups through 75+

Early Packet Pickup Friday, April 1from 4:00pm to 6:30PM at the Chain of Lakes Pavilion near the softball fields.
Pavilion near the softball fields

Packet pickup and day of registration will take place on race day at race site from 6:45 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.

6:45 a.m. – Registration Opens
8:00 a.m. – Race Start
9:15 a.m. – Awards Ceremony

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

Race will be timed and scored with a disposable chip provided, which will be attached to the back of the bib


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.

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 -

Can I use my own race chip or tag rather than utilizing the one that is provided?
No, for this year's race, we are not equipped to utilize individuals’ personal chips or tags. Each participant will be provided with a custom chip and bib.

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.

Should I bring my own water?
Yes, but a water station is available on the course and after the race.

How much does it cost?
Early registration is $20-$30 per person, depending on the date. In person registration is $30per person. Look for additional multi-race discounts at

I will be out of town on race day and unable to participate. Can I get my money returned?
We appreciate your race registration. 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.

What will be provided after the race?
An awards ceremony will take place after the race.

Can I transfer my entry to someone else?
We have a strict NO TRANSFER policy.

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