The day of registration will open at 6:30 am and race will begin at 8 am. Pre- registered cost is $30; $20 for age 10 and under. Day of registration is $35 and $25.
This course has been measured to USA Track and Field Specifications by Gene Witkowski, course Certifier
location- 7270 SW 120th street, Pinecrest, Fl 33156 – St Louis Catholic Church (Race will leave and finish from 72nd st entrance to the church)
Race will be through beautiful Pinecrest with road closures and safety managed by the Pinecrest Police Dept
Definitely a family-friendly race!
This 5K is part of the yearly St Louis Catholic Community’s Festival for the Poor. 100% of the profits from the race and entire 2 weekend Festival are donated to the needy in Dade County. (2015 Festival profit was $95,000 and ALL of it was given to charities that feed, clothe, house, counsel and aid the homeless, handicapped and indigent in our community. Some of the recipients are:
Camillus House, Habitat for Humanity, St. Ann’s Migrant Mission, JAM Foundation (prevention of adolescent suicide); KRISTI House; Project Cradle (AIDS prevention); Missionaries of Charity ( Mother Teresa’s downtown homeless center); CC- Unaccompanied minors program and others. )
T-shirts will be given to each participant- youth med.; youth- lg.; youth XL. Adults sizes- S-Med- Lg- XL- XXL
We will have Whole Foods on site with free granolas, waters, fruits etc
There will be other vendors as well with products, Chiropractor with free evals
Awards will be : Trophies will be awarded to overall male winners (ist, 2nd& 3rd) and overall female winners (1st,2nd & 3rd)
Medals will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in each age division for both male and female racers
Age divisions will be:
10 and under; 11-14; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 45-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74; 75-79; 80 and above
Awards will be given at complete of the race at the stage
Contact- Betty or Ken Quinn; Festival co-Chairs