THE GATE RIVER RUN
March 11, 2017
Online Registration Has Closed
Online and instore regsitration has closed for the Gate River Run
15K and accompanying events. You can still register down at the
Runner's Expo at the Fairgrounds on Thursday and Friday and pick up your
packet and shirt. For more information on the Runner's Expo, click here.
THE GATE RIVER RUN FEATURES
Publix Post Race Celebration
120 Kegs of Miller Beer
$65,000 in Prize Money
The USA 15K Championship Run/Walk
The Florida Times-Union 5k for Charity
Brooks Rehabilitation Challenge Mile
Junior River Run 1 Mile
3 Day Runner's Expo
Technical Shirts for 15K Entrants
Wave Starts for the 15K
12 Live Bands on the Course
Accurate MyLaps Chip Timing
Scrolling Results on Jumbotron at Finish Line
Top 10% Men's & Women's Finisher Hats in 15K
15K Finisher Medals
Florida Dairy Farmer's Providing Chocolate Milk Post Race
Join us as we celebrate the special 40th running of
GATE RIVER RUN, including an exciting city-wide
'40 Days of GATE RIVER RUN' scavenger hunt!
- The contest will
be held for 40 days from Tuesday, January 24th through the Retro River
Run 5k on March 4th. Each week the check-in locations for that week will
be published on Instagram, the Gate River Run website
(www.gateriverrun15k.com) and will be emailed.
- The check-in location will be in a different location around the First Coast each day.
- Each day, there
will be a new 40 Days of Gate River Run poster displayed. The logo on
the poster will be one of the logos from the 40 years of the event. Day
one will have the logo from the very first race in 1978 and the posters
will progress until day 40 has the current yearâ€™s logo.
- Participants will be asked to follow the Gate River Run Instagram account (@gateriverrun), upload a photo of themselves with the current dayâ€™s poster on Instagram and tag #GRR40 and @gateriverrun.
- A winner will be
chosen randomly each day for awesome prizes! Daily prizes include a Yeti
cooler, Yeti tumblers, Skechers shoes, sponsor gift certificates, free
memberships and much, much more! Every time a participant checks in at a
new location they get an additional entry to win the Grand Prize, which
is a $500 GATE gas gift card and a 50qt Yeti Cooler! A total value of
- Only one check-in per location is allowed for the daily prize drawings.
- The Grand Prize winner will be announced on Tuesday, March 7th.
- All daily prizes
can be claimed at the 1st Place Sports Running store located at 3931
Baymeadows Road during regular business hours.