1st Place Sports Running | St. Paddy's Day Run

St Paddy's Day Run 10K and 5K

SUnday, March 23, 2014

  • Time: 8:00 AM
  • Location: Evergreen Cemetery
  • To Benefit: Springfield Improvement Association

ENTRY FEES

Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!

  10K and 5K
Through March 15th $20
March 16th - March 22nd $25
Day of Race $30

Discounted Entry:

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

Registration

Online:

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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. Make checks payable to 1st Place Sports Running Club.

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Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!

Packet Pickup

Packets will be available for pick up at your selected 1st Place Sports location on Friday, March 21st and Saturday, March 22nd from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. 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

10K Awards: The 10K will be scored for the Jacksonville Grand Prix competition. Prize money will be awarded to the top three men and women overall as follows: 1st Place $200, 2nd Place $100, 3rd Place $50, and 1st Masters $50. Age group awards will be presented to the top three finishers in each of the following male and female age groups as follows: 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+

5K Awards: Awards will be presented to the overall male and female and to the top three finishes 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+.

Course

The 10K and 5K will start and run together at 8:00 AM near the entrance of the cemetery. Both races will finish in a common finish area. This is a beautiful course through Evergreen Cemetery. The course runs through stately oak and magnolia trees and is about 90 percent shaded. All miles and turns will be mark ed with digital clocks at most miles.

» Click Here to View the Interactive 5K Course

» Click Here to View the Interactive 10K Course

Parking

Parking is available inside the cemetery for those who are going to stay throughout the whole race, and post race celebration. If you park in the cemetery, you cannot leave until the race is over. If you are going to want to leave early please park outside the cemetery!

Grand Prix Race!

The St Paddy's Day Run is the 13th race of the 2013-2014 Jacksonville Grand Prix schedule. Runners who finish in the top ten of their age group will receive points to be counted in the overall series. Over $5,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded at the end of the series. For more information about the Grand Prix, click here.

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