1 Ahern St, Atlantic Beach, FL
One street north of Atlantic Blvd on the Beach
Saturday Morning, March 8, 2014
$25 per runner
Includes Race Packet and Race T-Shirt
The 5K Race for Hope begins and ends on the beach directly in front of Ahern St. To begin the race, the runners will run the first half of the 5k going north on the beach. At the halfway point, the runners will make a U-turn and run south back to the finish line which will be where the race started.
Sunrise: 6:44 am
Low Tide: 7:48 am
Weather: about 50 F & Sunny
Wind: 5 mph N
Race Day Schedule:
Check-In: 7:30 am – 8:25 am on the Beach at 1 Ahern St.
5K Starts: 8:30 am
Awards: 9:30 am at Ragtime Tavern
Concert: 9:45 am – 11:00 am at Ragtime Tavern
The post race concert will be performed by Terry Whitehead. This will be a benefit concert for Jacksonville’s Leya Parker who is undergoing treatments for leukemia. All donations given during this concert will be used to assist in her recovery. Read more about Leya here.
Smoothie King will be giving out smoothie samples before the 5K for your Pre-Race Energy Boost. They will also be giving out samples after the race for your recovery needs!
Every year, the High Fives for Hope 5K Race for Hope is in the Jacksonville, FL area. This will be our 4th annual 5K and will be on the beach in Atlantic Beach. The proceeds from this year’s race will be donated to Camp Boggy Creek which is a year round camp for seriously ill children located outside of Orlando in Eustis, Florida.