1st Place Sports Running | RunJax Labor Day Run

RunJax Labor Day Run

A 3.5 Mile Run to celebrate 1st Place Sports' 35th Anniversary!

Monday, September 2, 2013

  • Time: 3.5 Mile Run at 7:30 AM
  • Location: 1st Place Sports, 3931 Baymeadows Road
  • » Drawings For Prizes
    » Huge Post-Race Celebration
    » Technical Shirts to all Participants
    » Prize Money & Age Group Awards
    » Run Jax 35 Year Anniversary Medals To All Finishers

Huge Sale!!

Anyone who registers for the 3.5 mile run will qualify for a 1st Place Sports 35% off sale (excluding electronics) on Friday, August 30th through Sunday, September 1st at any 1st Place Sports store location and on Labor Day, September 2nd at the Baymeadows location. For participants to qualify for the sale, they must have their race bib.


Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!

  5K 1 Mile
Through August 24th $25 $15
August 25th - September 1st $30 $15
Day of Race $35 $15

Discounted Entry:

» There is a $2.00 discount if you own your own chip, but chip number must be entered during registration process.



» Click Here to Register Online

Online registration closes the day prior to the beginning of packet pickup. After online registration closes, you can still register in any 1st Place Sports store or on Race day.

On paper or in person:

You can register at any of our 1st Place Sports stores on our in-store computers, or you can mail in a completed entry form to our Race Office: 3931 Baymeadows Road, Jacksonville, Fl 32217.

» Click Here to Download a Registration Form

Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!

One Mile Fun Run

The 1 Mile Fun Run will s tart at 8:30 AM from the finish line of the 3.5 mile run. Anyone can run this fun run, but only children 13 and under will receive a 1 Mile Fun Run Finisher Medals.

Packet Pickup

Packets will be available on Friday, August 30th - Sunday, September 1st at your selected 1st Place Sports location. Packets will be moved to the starting line beginning at 6:00 AM on Raceday.

Baymeadows Store: 3931 Baymeadows Road, Jax, FL 32217
San Marco Store: 2016 San Marco Blvd., Jax, FL 32207
Town Center Store: 4870 Big Island Dr., Jax, FL 32246
Jax Beach Store: 424 S. 3rd Street, Jax Beach, FL 32250
Orange Park Store: 2186 Park Avenue, Orange Park, FL 32073

Race Timing

The race will be timed using the MyLaps Timing Chip System (chip must be worn on your shoe during the race). Your entry fee covers the cost of the chip rental. If you have your own chip, you need to enter your chip number on the entry form, and deduct $2.00 from the entry fee. You must cross the timing mats to be included in the results. Do not wear your personal chip if you sign up on raceday!


Age Group Awards
Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in age groups from 10 and 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, 75-79 & 80 and over!

Prize Monday
Prize money will be given to the top three men and women finishers as follows:

1st Place................................................................ $150.00
2nd Place............................................................... $100.00
3rd Place............................................................... $50.00

Finisher Medals
RunJax 35 Year Anniversary medals will be given to all those who finish the 3.5 mile run! Finisher Medals will also be given to children 13 and under who finish the 1 Mile Fun Run.


Post Race Celebration

Don't miss the 35th Year Anniversary Celebration after the race! There will be plenty of food and drinks for all and a ton of drawings for prizes!!


How old is the oldest race shirt you still have? Wear your oldest race shirt and win cash! A $100 prize will be given out after the race to the person who wears the oldest Jacksonville race t-shirt! The participant must actually be wearing the shirt, not just have it with them. It has to be a race that was in Jacksonville and must have the year date on it! Lets take a walk down memory lane! AND see who holds race shirts near and dear to their heart!

Race Photos

Speedy Banana will be taking photos at the event.

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» awards

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» Post Race Celebration

» Tshirt Contest

» Race Photos

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