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Blues 5K Entry



Suspended for 2017

- Produced by Performance Multisports

DATE & TIME: __ April  -The 5K Run & 2.5K Walk start at ___AM (for tide)

PLACE: Start and finish on Jacksonville Beach in front of the Red Cross Life Saving Station, at the east end of Beach Boulevard. Look for the tall colored flags on the beach. (GPS: to 2 Oceanfront, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250)

REGISTRATION:  You will soon be able to REGISTER ONLINE (until the evening of 4/__). Remember, be sure to pre-register by 3/26, in order to guarantee that you receive an official Running the Blues T-shirt on race day.

OR register by mail until 3/25, by sending completed entry form and fee to: Performance Multisports, 365 Charlemagne Circle, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082.   AFTER 3/25: You will be able to Register Online until 4/6,
OR Register on Race Day with this Entry Form beginning an hour before race starting time at race site.
ENTRY FEES: Early = $20.00 (online or postmarked by 2/10);
     -- From 2/11 through 3/24 = $23.00 (online or postmarked by 3/22);
     -- From 3/24 through Day of Event = $25.00
RACE PACKET PICK-UP & LATE ENTRY: race packet pick-up and race-day registration at the Lifesaving Station at the east end of  Beach Boulevard on race day, beginning an hour before race start.
SAVE TIME ON RACE DAY:  print, fill out, and bring along your completed Entry Form & fee
MUST I WEAR MY RACE NUMBER BIB?  YES!  To be included in race results and any prizes, you must have fully completed the entry form (online or paper), wear your race bib visibly on the front of your shirt or shorts while racing, and must turn in your bib's bottom stub at the finish to be recorded as a official participant. DO NOT PIN THROUGH THE STUB.
COURSE: Accurate, measured 5-Kilometer (3.1 mi.) double-out-and-back course on the flat, smooth beach, starting and finishing just east of the Red Cross Life Saving Station, Jax Beach. Aid stations with water at Miles 1.5 and at the finish. Markers at each mile and at 1/2 mile to go. Walk is 2.5K (1.55 mile) on the beach.
PARKING: Parking is available along the local streets and in the public lots near the beach off First Street, just south of Beach Boulevard.
T-SHIRTS: be sure to pre-register by 3/26, in order to guarantee that you receive an official Running the Blues T-shirt on race day.

 If we do not know you are coming, we cannot plan to have a T-shirt waiting for you at Check-in.

Example of 2014 T-shirts ---->


WHAT HAPPENS AFTER THE RUN / WALK? At about 11:30AM, after all runners have finished, there will be Awards for finishers at the patio on the East side of the American Red Cross Lifesaving Station. Winners must be present to claim their awards.  After the Awards presentation, take a short walk over to the Springing the Blues Festival at the SeaWalk Pavilion.
AWARDS: At about 11:30am, outside on the boardwalk, at the Lifesaving Station -- Awards to top Overall and Masters, male & female, plus top three winners in each age group: 13 & under, 14-19, 20-25, 26-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & up.
MUSIC & FOOD: Be sure to visit the Springing the Blues Festival for great food and refreshments. AND THE GREAT MUSIC IS FREE!!

For Race Info: (904) 373-8411



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