In order to use RunSignup, your browser must accept cookies. Otherwise, you will not be able to register for races or use other functionality of the website. However, your browser doesn't appear to allow cookies by default.
If you still see this message after clicking the link, then your browser settings are likely set to not allow cookies. Please try enabling cookies. You can find instructions at https://www.whatismybrowser.com/guides/how-to-enable-cookies/auto.
Scrub Jay 2021 is coming to you Virtually Anywhere! At this time Florida State Parks are not permitted to hold organized events so we invite you to pick the when and where for your Virtual Scrub Jay race. You'll be able to post your own race results online between January 2nd and January 10th.
If you want to do your Scrub Jay on the beautiful trails of Oscar Scherer State Park on your own or just enjoy a day at the park, you can use your race bib for FREE ENTRY to Oscar Scherer Park between January 2, 2021 to January 10, 2021. For running your "Virtually There" Scrub Jay 5K or 10K, no entry allowed after 5 p.m. PARK CLOSES at 6:00 p.m. so be sure to plan your run accordingly!
All participants will receive a custom finishers medal, custom race bib and a snazzy tech race shirt.
Oscar Scherer State Park, 1843 S. Tamiami Trail (US41), Osprey, FL 34229 Park Hours: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Register by December 11th so we can mail your bib, medal and shirt so you receive everything by January 2nd! Registering after this date your race swag will still be mailed but may not be to you in time to use your race bib for park entry.
Family friendly pricing for the Scrub Jay Races for young runners is made possible with the generous grant from Lee Wetherington Foundation:
Registration for the VIRTUAL 5K or VIRTUAL 10K 18 & Under - Only $10 (Youth Pricing applied automatically during checkout, Club discounts do not apply to Youth Pricing)
Registration fees are non-refundable and not transferable. 100% of your entrance fees benefit the Friends of Oscar Scherer Park, Inc. a 501 (c)3 and the threatened Florida scrub-jay. Friends of Oscar Scherer Park supports the park through charitable, scientific, literary and educational functions, and through programs, activities, and fundraising to foster awareness of its importance as an environmental and recreational asset and to assist in conserving its natural and cultural resources.
The cost of this event is covered by the support of our loyal sponsors and a generous grant from Lee Wetherington Foundation, a Supporting Organization of the Community Foundation of Sarasota County, Inc.
If you would like to become a sponsor, please contact us.
If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.Questions?
Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!
We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Scrub Jay Races.
Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!
Some key RaceJoy features include:
Please complete the following survey to help us better understand your race experience.