Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Space Race 3K Walk/Run

Fri January 21, 2022 Kennedy Space Center, FL 32899 US Directions
Events

3K Run/Walk

$35 6:30PM EST Price increases after December 31, 2021 at 11:59pm EST

Guest Entry - 3K (*Not participating in the 3K Walk/Run)

$0 6:30PM EST Registration ends January 19, 2022 at 11:59pm EST
Place
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
SR 405
Kennedy Space Center, FL US 32899
Description

One Small Step to Build a Stronger Community!
The Space Race is 3K walk/run throughout Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex that benefits United Way of Brevard. The walk/run journeys participants through the historic Rocket Garden featuring nine authentic rockets, the booster stack that graces the entryway to Space Shuttle Atlantis® and to Heroes & Legends featuring the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame®.

Winners in each category will receive their award from a veteran NASA astronaut. After the race, enjoy a beer or wine at the after-race party!!

This family-friendly event is open to guests of runners for a suggested donation of $5 to the United Way.

LOCATION
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is located on SR 405.

3K ENTRY FEES

Until December 31st, 2021 - $35.00
January 1-20, 2022 - $40
Race Day - $45.00

GUEST ENTRY FEE
Online Registration - Suggested donation of $5 to the United Way

EARLY PACKET PICKUP & REGISTRATION:
Thursday, January 20th:  10:00 AM – 6:30 PM
Running Zone (3696 N Wickham Rd, Melbourne)

RACE DAY OF EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday, January 21st, 2022
5:00 PM:  Registration, Packet Pickup, & Guest Spectator Check-in Opens
6:15 PM:  Registration, Packet Pickup, & Guest Spectator Check-in Closes
6:30 PM:  3K START!!

AMENITIES

  • Complimentary race shirt (Guaranteed shirt size by January 4, 2022)
  • The walk/run guides participants through the historic Rocket Garden featuring nine authentic rockets, the booster stack that graces the entryway to Space Shuttle Atlantis® and by Heroes & Legends with a larger-than-life portrait of the Mercury 7 astronauts.
  • Enjoy a beer or wine at the after-race party.
  • This family-friendly event is open to guests* of runners with a suggested donation of $5

AWARDS
Presented by veteran NASA Astronaut.  

Top 3 Overall M & F
Top Masters (40+) M & F
Top 3 M & F Age Groups:
14 & under   15-19    20-24    25-29
30-34   35-39    40-44    45-49
50-54   55-59    60-64    65-69
70-74   75 & over

There are no finisher medals.

SHIRTS
Only pre-registered participants that complete the registration and payment process by January 4, 2022 are guaranteed a complimentary race shirt.  Those participants who have pre-registered by December 22, 2021 will be first to receive their shirt and preferred size. 

PARKING
Complimentary parking is available in parking lots 4 and 5 beginning at 5:00 PM.

PROCEEDS
Proceeds will benefit the United Way of Brevard. More than 82,000 people live in poverty in Brevard, experiencing challenges with hunger, homelessness, domestic violence and health. United Way knows that prevention is key! They leverage resources and partnerships to improve the efficiency and capacity of services in our region. These services create measurable impact in our communities.

TIMING & SCORING & AWARDS
All participants will be chip timed by the Running Zone. Scoring for the 3K race will be determined by age groups.

Race Contact Info

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Race Management & Timing Services provided by Running Zone Race Management, Inc

Race Management & Timing Services provided by Running Zone Race Management, Inc

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