1st Place Sports | Faces of Asia 5K

Upcoming Jacksonville Races

Faces of Asia 5K

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Saturday, January 7, 2012

  • 5K at 8:00 AM
  • 1st Place Sports Town Center Store
  • 4870 Big Island Drive
  • Event is hosted by Jacksonville Asian American Alliance: www.jaxaaa.org
  • Join us for the Faces of Asia 5K to promote
    Asian Cultural awareness, social and educational
    development, community service and interrelationships
    with other diverse groups! The proceeds of this event will benefit the Scholarships award for 2012!
  • All participants will receive a free event tshirt with their Race Packets!

Registration Information

Entry Fees

  Until December 31st January 1st - Raceday
5K $25 $30
1 Mile Fun Run $10 $10

Other discounts and Fees:

» There is a $2.00 discount if you own your own chip: Chip number must be entered on entry form.

Make Checks Payable To:

1st Place Sports Running Club and mail to:3931 Baymeadows Road, Jacksonville, Florida 32217

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» Register Online

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» Sorry, there are NO refunds!

Packet PickuP

Packets will be available for pick up at one of the following 1st Place Sports locations:

  • » 3931 Baymeadows Road, Jacksonville, (904-731-3676)
  • » 2016 San Marco Blvd., Jacksonville, (904-399-8880)
  • » 424 South 3rd Street, Jacksonville Beach, (904-270-2221)
  • » 2186 Park Avenue, Orange Park, (904-264-3767)
  • » 4870 Big Island Dr., St. Johns Town Center

Be sure to check your pickup location on your entry form! If you do not indicate a location, your packet will automatically be at the Baymeadows store. Packets will be availabe from 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM on Thursday, January 5th and Friday, January 6th. Day of Race: All packets moved to the race site for day of race pickup.

Race Timing

The race will be timed using the ChampionChip (chip must be worn on your shoe during the race). You can pick up the chip on race morning. Your entry fee covers the cost of the chip. You must cross the timing mats at the start and finish to be included in the results.


Awards will be presented to the top three men and women overall, first master's male and female
overall, and the top three in each of the following male and female age groups: 10 & under, 11-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74 & 75 and over.


The race will start and finish at the 1st Place Sports store located at The Markets at the Town Center. The course will run around the St. John's Town Center shopping area.

Race Sponsors

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