Run From The Rays 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk, Presented by Vertical Bridge

Sun April 26, 2020 Boca Raton, FL US 33431 Directions

5K Run/Walk

$35 7:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
628 spots left. Registration ends April 25, 2020 at 11:59am EDT

One Mile Run Walk (Age 17+)

$35 8:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
42 spots left. Registration ends April 25, 2020 at 11:59am EDT

One Mile Event (16 & under)

$25 8:00AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT Registration ends April 25, 2020 at 11:59am EDT

Virtual Run

28 spots left. Registration ends April 25, 2020 at 7:00am EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

1000 Spanish River Blvd
Boca Raton, FL US 33431


8th Annual Run From The Rays 5K Run, presented by Vertical Bridge. Spanish River Athletic Complex (off Spanish River Blvd), Boca Raton. Accuchip timing, 5 year age group awards 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24...80+. Top 3 overall M/F. Top 3 Masters M/F. USATF certified 5K course.  1 Mile Event will offer awards to Top 3 Overall Finishers ONLY. Post run healthy & delicious breakfast, refreshments. Finisher medals and t-shirts guaranteed to first 750 REGISTERED & PAID participants!  1 Mile Run/Walk starts 8:00am . Proceeds from the event benefit selected charities which provide screening, treatment, education and research of Melanoma and other life threatening forms of Skin Cancer.  Past Race beneficiaries include: The Caridad Center of Palm Beach County, Melanoma Research at Moffitt Cancer Center now partnered with Boca Raton Regional Hospital’s Lynn Cancer Center, Dermatology Medical Missions, Inc.,  The Richard David Kann Melanoma Foundation, The League of Ribbons at Lynn Cancer Center, The Melanoma Foundation of New England, the Boca Raton High School Swim Team and The Boca West Children's Foundation and Special Compass.  Race director: Fran Nachlas, SafeSun™.  561-350-5110 for information. Managed by Runner's Edge Foundation.

The “We Run Boca Trilogy” will include 3 great races for 3 great causes at 1 awesome price!  Races include: Run From The Rays 5K (April 26, 2020), Run For The Ribbons 5K (June 7, 2020) and The Devil Dog 5K (September 27, 2020)!
 $75 registration fee includes a super soft long sleeved tee ONLY for the Trilogy participants and a custom Trilogy bib number at each event! If you have already registered for Run From The Rays, and would like to UPGRADE to the Trilogy, please email or call 561-350-5110 and it will be taken care of! Thank you!

Packet pickup: 4/18 (noon)-4/25 ( ends at 12pm on Saturday 4/25!) at Runner's Edge (3195 N. Federal Hwy, Boca Raton) or race morning in park from 6-6:45am.  YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PICK UP A PACKET OR BIB NUMBER AFTER 6:45AM ON RACE DAY.

FINISHER MEDALS AND T-SHIRTS LIMITED TO FIRST 750 REGISTERED AND PAID PARTICIPANTS. PLEASE NOTE: There are NO REFUNDS.  Race will take place RAIN OR SHINE--Please watch the weather and prepare appropriately!  We love our pets, but the park does not allow them to join us on race morning, so please leave them safely at home. THANK YOU!!

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