A first-year 5K with a fun run/walk after the race. We will be targeting child care providers, families of young children, and the traditional "runnings" community to participate.
The race will be chip timed using a shoe chip system. Chips will be distributed at the packet pickup. All runners must cross the mat at the finish line with their chip properly attached to their shoe to score in the race. Chips must be returned at the conclusion of the race at the finish line. Runners not returning chips will be charged a fee of $30.
DAY OF RACE PACKET PICKUP
Runners will pick up their bib and timing chip prior to the race at the check-in area.
See the Event Schedule for Bib, Chip, and Packet Pickup times.
Race times and dates are subject to change without notice at any time for any reason. In the event the race time or date is changed or if the race is cancelled, for any reason, there will not be any refunds under any circumstances. In the event of bad weather every effort will be made to conduct the race, however it may be moved to an alernate date, time, or cancelled within hours of the starting time. Please be sure to check the PRS Race Timing website and Facebook page for updates prior to departing to the race for any last minute changes or instructions.
Funds will go towards improving and providing Early Learning programs in Duval County and engage and inform families with young children on early learning resources and information.
DAY OF RACE EVENT SCHEDULE
60 minutes to 15 minutes prior to the start of the race – Packet, Bib, & Chip Pickup
60 minutes to 30 minutes prior to the start of the race – Day of Race Registration Open (Cash or Check Only)
15 Minutes after last 5km finisher - Awards Ceremony
RACE START TIMES
8:00am – Race 1 – 5km Start
9:00am – Race 2
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
Overall Awards will be presented as follows:
Awards will be given to the top three males and females in the following categories:
Top 3 Overall Finishers, Top 1 Masters Finishers,
Age Group Finishers will be given to the top 3 finishers in the following age groups:
0-12, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 Plus
Runners will only receive one award: overall, masters, or an age group award. Placements for awards are based on gun time, not chip time unless otherwise noted.
The Start and Finish are at Unity Plaza. The race course is along the Riverwalk. There will be water stations on the course and at the finish line.
For a map of the course, please click on the link below:
The following race registration fees include all online processing fees
Race 1 – 5km Run/Walk
Early Registration – $25.00 – Through 06/08/15
Regular Registration – Ages 22 & Under – $25.00 – 06/09/15 through 08/07/15 at 4:00pm
Regular Registration – Ages 23 & Over $35.00 – 06/09/15 through 08/07/15 at 4:00pm
Day of Race Registration - Ages 22 & Under
$30.00 – Cash or Check Only Ages 23 & Over - $40.00 – Cash or Check Only
Day of Race Registration
Race 2 - 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
All Times Including Race Day – Ages 9 and under, $1.00 Per Year of Child
All Times Including Race Day – Ages 10 and above, $10.00
All runners registered two weeks prior to the race are guaranteed to receive a t-shirt of their requested size. All runners registering within two weeks of the race will receive a shirt as supplies permits.
This race is a chip timed 5km run open to runners and walkers.
This is an untimed 1 mile fun run or walk.