16th Jungle Jim’s 5k Splash (SS Virtual Summer Series #4)

Sat June 27 - Sun June 28 Virtual, DE 19958 US Directions
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Place
22 Virtual Way
Virtual, DE US 19958
Description

Join the Seashore Striders for one of the most popular races at the beach- The Jungle Jim's 5k Splash.   The fourth event in the popular Seashore Strider Championship Series, this year's Jungle Jim's 5k Splash will be held virtually due to the Coronavirus restrictions.   The Jungle Jim's 5k Splash is normally a flat & fast course through the Country Club of Rehoboth Beach, however this year you may complete the Jungle Jim's 5k Splash anywhere you wish beginning at 12:01 am on June 27th and finishing 48 hrs later on June 28st at midnight.  The race will start and finish anywhere you wish and you will verify your time by sending an email to Race Director Tim at tim@seashorestrider.com   The email should have an attached selfie of yourself as well as a closeup photo of your distance and time.  

 

RACE LOCATION: 22 Virtual Way, Virtual, USA 

 

RACE TIME:  June 27th at 12:01 am until June 28th at midnight

                                                                                           

RACE REGISTRATION:                                                                                

  • $30.00 Race Registration Pre & Post     
    • The Seashore Striders will do two mailings for this event with TOWELS
      • For those out of town folks that are registered by 6/19/20 at 6 p.m. your TOWEL will be ordered and shipped to you on the 23rd-24th.  If you are local, we will have a drive-by packet pickup at Jungle Jim's on Friday the 26th from 4-6 pm
      • For those out of town folks that register after 6/19/20 at 6 p.m. your TOWEL will be ordered on 6/29/20 and shipped to you on 7/3/20.  If you are local, we will have a post drive-by packet pick-up on 7/3/20 from 9-11 am at 9 Gander Lane, Lewes, DE
      • RACE NOTE...If you are a runner that uses your out of town address to register, however you have a place at the beach or you are a frequent visitor to the beach, we can arrange a pre or post pick-up of your TOWEL/award so that we can save $$ on mailing.   Thank You!

2 WAYS TO REGISTER FOR A SEASHORE STRIDER EVENT:

  1. ONLINE REGISTRATION through RUNSIGNUP here at this site.
    • "The easiest & most popular way to register for Seashore Strider events."
  2. MAIL-IN REGISTRATION...form can be downloaded from SeashoreStriders.com on the Jungle Jim's 5k Splash Page
    Please fill out the form completely & neatly, double checking Age, Gender, Entry Fee Price (some events have different fees) & Event Choice.
    • Mail completed paper registration to: Seashore Striders; P.O. Box 99, Nassau, DE. 19969
    • Please mail by Monday of Race Week to be guaranteed an event t-shirt/swag.   
      Make checks payable to “Seashore Striders”                                                    
    • VERY IMPORTANT...Please be consistent when registering for series events...if your name is Chris...use it the whole summer...not Christopher on occasions...Jen & Jennifer, Dave & David, Bob & Bobby & Robert...Please just pick your name for Summer Championship Series and use only that one...thanks so much.                                                   
       

TO BENEFIT:  The Children's Beach House in memory of Derrick Lingo

 

SPONSOR/HOST: Seashore Strider Event Production, Inc.

 

RACE COURSE:  The Jungle Jim's 5k Splash is normally a flat & fast course through the Country Club of Rehoboth Beach, however this year you may complete the Jungle Jim's 5k Splash anywhere you wish beginning at 12:01 am on June 27th and finishing 48 hrs later on June 28st at midnight.  The race will start and finish anywhere you wish and you will verify your time by sending an email to Race Director Tim at tim@seashorestrider.com   The email should have an attached selfie of yourself as well as a closeup photo of your distance and time.   Please be aware that there is not an official course that will be set-up from Jungle Jim's Water Park nor will there be any assistance on the course as far as water stops, directional signs, mile markers, race clocks, or emergency assistance.   NO TREADMILLS ALLOWED IN THE SUMMER SERIES EVENTS.

 

SAFE RUNNING & RACING:.  The Seashore Striders encourage you to run & race safely during the Jungle Jim's 5k Splash and discourage the gathering of runners for this event.   Please stay more than 6' from each other if running with someone.  https://www.runnersworld.com/news/a31439358/running-during-coronavirus/

 

RACE TIMING: You will use a timing device on your watch (garmin )or iPhone (race tracker) or whatever you are comfortable with and to be verified it must be the complete 5k distance.    I will verify 3.11 miles, however I will NOT verify 2.98 miles.   At the completing on your Jungle Jim's 5k Splash Virtual Run, please take a selfie of your self with a close-up of your device showing your distance & time.   Results will be sent to tim@seashorestrider.com for official verification and I then will upload the results to Runsignup/athlinks/CT.   Please send "Elapsed Time" not "Moving Time".   Results are due to Race Director Tim by 12 midnight on June 28th.             NO TREADMILLS ALLOWED IN THE SUMMER SERIES EVENTS.

 

RACE AMENITIES: 16x26 - Orange Terry Velour Hand towel 100% Premium Plus Cotton, Virtual Finish line produced by “Seashore Strider Event Production, Inc.,” Virtual Post-Race awards ceremony at 8 p.m. on June 29th & A RUNNING GOOD TIME.

 

AWARDS:  Awards will be presented to the Overall Male & Female Champions, Overall Male & Female Masters (40+ yrs.), as well as the top three (3) Male & Female finishers in the following age categories: 9 & under, 10-13, 14-19, 20-24, then 5-year age groups through 80+.   There will be a Virtual Awards Ceremony on June 29th @ 8 p.m. on Zoom.   All Participants will receive a link to the Awards Ceremony at 3 pm on the 29th.   If you are out of town, your award will be shipped to you.   If you are local I will be placing your award in your mailbox or of course you can pick up from me.

  • RACE NOTE...If you are a runner that uses your out of town address to register, however you have a place at the beach or you are a frequent visitor to the beach, we can arrange a pre or post pick-up of your t-shirt/award so that we can save $$ on mailing.   Thank You!

 

 

REFUNDS/DEFERRAL:  The Seashore Striders have a "No Refund" policy, however we make every possible attempt to please our client with the following options:  1. Transfer to a future Seashore Strider owned event of equal value before the end of the current year.   2. Donate your entry fee to the charity associated with the event or to the Seashore Strider Youth Running program.  3. Transfer/Defer to the following year at the same event.  Thank You for your cooperation & understanding as some situations are beyond the control of the Seashore Striders.

 

VIRTUAL RACE DIRECTOR:  Tim Bamforth, Seashore Striders/Seashore Strider Event Production, Inc.   tim@seashorestrider.com

 

SEASHORE STRIDER STORE:  To visit the Seashore Strider store go to Shop for Strider Gear HERE

 

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