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26th Annual Canes Cross Country Classic 5K & 1K

Mon September 3, 2018 Bradenton, FL US 34209 Directions

5K Run/Walk - Age 19 & Up

8:00AM EDT - 9:15AM EDT

5K Run/Walk - Age 18 & Under

8:00AM EDT - 9:15AM EDT

1K Family Fun Run/Walk

9:15AM EDT - 9:40AM EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.CanesClassic.com.

2900 51st Street W
Bradenton, FL US 34209

Packet pick up and race day registration will be 7:00-7:45 a.m. at the GT Bray amphitheater.  There is NO early packet pick up.  Thank you.

** Race day registration is cash or check only payable to Manatee High School with your phone number on the check.  We cannot accept credit cards.  $40 for 5K and $10 for 1K.

26th Annual Canes Cross Country Classic 5K & 1K

Labor Day, Monday, September 3, 2018 at G.T. Bray Park, Bradenton, Florida

5K run/walk at 8:00 a.m.  This awesome cross country course takes you over trails, grass, and road. Flat and fast!

1K family fun run/walk at 9:15 a.m.  The 1K course is on trails all within the park and great for any age.  Our goal is to help fight childhood obesity.  Get your kids interested in running or walking early!

Both races are open to all ages and abilities. 5K awards to overall, masters, GM, SGM, & VGM plus 3 deep in age groups.  All 1K finishers receive a ribbon and trophies to overall female and male who registered for the 1K.

Rockin' door prizes, chip timing, and unique shirt designs....some of the coolest race shirts you'll find!  Shirt sizes only guaranteed by 8/14/2018.  After that, we'll do our best to get you the size you'd like.

We are Manatee County's oldest running tradition!

Schedule of Events:

7:00-7:45 a.m. - packet pick up and race day registration

7:50 a.m. - high school girls cross country team start

7:55 a.m. - high school boys cross country team start

8:00 a.m. - Canes Cross Country Classic 5K start on 33rd Ave Dr W at 51st St W

9:00 a.m.  - high school awards ceremony

9:15 a.m. - Canes Cross Country Classic 1K start in 51st Street Park parking lot near restrooms

9:30 a.m. - start of door prizes followed by awards for the 8am 5K

PARKING:  Please use both main entrances for GT Bray Park on 51st St W and 59th St W.  There are many parking lots within GT Bray Park.  Overflow parking is at the Colonial Baptist Church at 2616 51st St W.  The parking lot at the finish line (2900 51st St W) will be closed very early and will not reopen for you to leave until after 9:30 a.m.

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