1st Place Sports Running | Salute to Veterans 5K

The WW Gay Salute to Veterans 5k

Sunday, November 10, 2013

To Benefit: The Jacksonville Historic Naval
Ship Association

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ENTRY FEES

Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!

  5K 1 Mile
Through November 2nd $20 $15
November 3rd - November 9th $25 $15
Day of Race $30 $15

Discounted Entries:

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

» $15 entry for the 5K for all Military, Seniors 65 and over, and children 13 and under.

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Online:

» 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 instore computers, or you can mail in a completed entry form to our Race Office: 3931 Baymeadows Road, Jacksonville, Fl 32217. Make checks payable to 1st Place Sports Running Club.

» Click Here to Download a Registration Form

Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!

Packet Pickup

Packets will be available for pick up at the following 1st Place Sports locations on Friday, November 8th and Saturday, November 9th from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. Please be sure to mark your pickup location on your entry form! If you do not indicate a location, your packet will automatically be at the Baymeadows Store location. All packets will be moved to the race site for raceday pick up beginning an hour before the race.

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!

Awards

1st place overall Male and 1st Place overall Female will receive $250 in prize money!

Awards will be given to the top three male and female overall finishers and to the top three male and female finishers in age groups from 12 and Under to 80 and over.

Course

Post Race Celebration

Post race food and beverage is sponsored by Chase Bank.

Technical Shirts

Each participant will receive a bright, fluorescent yellow technical shirt!

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