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The Gingerbread Gallop

Sat December 2, 2017
Location: Gainesville, FL US 32606 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Event Time Price Details
The Gingerbread Gallop 5K
9:30AM EST - 12:30PM EST
The Candy Cane Course 1 miler
9:00AM EST - 12:30PM EST
4100 NW 115 Terrace
Gainesville, FL US 32606

Get into the holiday spirit with this Christmas themed 5K and 1 miler presented by the Wolves Runners at St. Francis Academy. Runners will be dashing through...well maybe not the snow, but beautiful trails that surround the school. This challenging course offers a variety of terrain that will challenge trail runners and road racers alike. Runners will also get to enjoy miles of Christmas cheer. Upon registration runners will recieve a shirt, racer finisher gingerbread ornament, and post race festivities (more details below). Proceeds will be going towards Camp I am Special and the running programs at St. Francis Academy.


December 2, 2017


8:30am- Registration

9:30am- Candy Cane Course 1 miler ( 6 and under are free)- Candy Cane racers will be racing on a mini loop trail race.

10:00am- Gingerbread Gallop 5k starts.

11:00am- Awards Ceremony

11:00am-12:00pm- Post Race Festivities:

 Refreshments will be on hand and items that can be purchased as well. The trail and grounds will be decked out in a winter wonderland that can be explored during or after the 5k is completed.  


Gingerbread Gallop 5K- $30

Cand Cane Course 1 miler- $15

Tables will be present so racers and donors can see where some of their money is going towards. They will be able to see and hear stories about some of the amazing campers. There will also be a box where people may donate warm clothing to those who may not have some during the cold months ahead!

Those registering day of race may miss out in receiving a shirt, depending on supply.

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