4th Annual Superhero 5k & Mile Fun Run

Sat October 21, 2017 Ponte Vedra, FL 32081 US Directions
4th Annual Mainspring Superhero 5k & Fun Run
Race Location

At the Nocatee Splash Park!
The address is 245 Nocatee Center Way, Ponte Vedra, FL 32081

Race Date

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Race Times

9:00am - 1 Mile Fun Run Start

9:00am - 5k Run/Walk Start

Online Registration Closing Date & Time

Friday, October 20th, 2017 - 3:00pm


Unleash your inner Superhero and run, walk or stroll in support of the kids at Mainspring Academy, and exceptional school for exceptional students!  Grab your superhero costume, cape and mask and come out in support of our students and educators!  All ages and abilities are welcome. It’s sure to be an exciting event!

About The Race

All proceeds from the 4th Annual Superhero 5k & Mile Fun Run will directly benefit students at Mainspring Academy by raising funds for student hardship scholarships, teacher advancement and education, and capital improvements. Mainspring serves students ages 5-22 with a variety of challenges including Autism Spectrum Disorders, Down Syndrome, Speech/Language Disorders, ADHD, and Anxiety Disorders, to name a few. Mainspring is proud to sponsor this special event on behalf of our amazing students. They truly are superheroes!

To learn more about Mainspring Academy visit www.mainspringacademy.org

Registration Costs

All online registration fees are included in the amounts below

$23.00 5km / $12.50 Fun Run - through 8/27/2017

$28.00 5km / $12.50 Fun Run - 8/28/2017 through 9/10/2017

$33.00 5km / $15.00 Fun Run - 9/11/2017 through 10/20/2017 at 3:00pm

Registration will close at 3:00pm on 10/20/2016 and then re-open at the race on 10/21/2017

$40.00 5km / $18.00 Fun Run - Day of Race - Cash or Check preferred

Race Awards

Awards will be given to the top three males and females in the following categories, 

Top 3 Male & Female Overall Finishers 
Top Male & Female Masters (Over 40) Finisher
Top Three finishers in each of the following age groups:  10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over.  

Best Superhero Costume – Adult, Child, and Team Costume.

Race Amenities

All runners will receive a custom shirt.   All kids will receive a medal at the finish line.  

Everyone is encouraged to stay after the race, as there will be an award ceremony and fun activities for the whole family.

Race Course

The race is run entirely on the streets and paved trails of Nocatee. 

5km Course - For a map of the course, follow this link: https://www.mapometer.com/running/route_4623828.html

Fun Run Course - The run run will follow the same route as the 5k, for the first 1/2 mile then will turn around and return to the finish line.

Event Schedule

7:00am to 8:45am - 1 Mile Bib Pickup & Day Of Race Registration/5km Race Bib, Chip, and Packet Pickup & Day Of Race Registration

9:00am - 5km/1 Mile Fun Run Start

9:00am - 5km Race Start

9:30am +/- Awards Ceremony

Packet Pickup & Race Instructions

Runners will pick up their bib and timing chip prior to their race at the race check in area.   PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO YOUR SCHEDULED RACE START TIME.

Chip Timing

The 5km race will be chip timed using a race bib chip system.   Chips will be distributed at the packet pickup.   All runners must cross the mat at the finish line with their chip properly attached to their clothing to score in the race.  Chips will NOT have to be returned at the conclusion of the race at the finish line.   

Race Contact Info
If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at
245 Nocatee Center Way
Ponte Vedra, FL US 32081

Parking as well as the start and finish are at the Nocatee Splash Park.   The address for the Nocatee Splash Park is 245 Nocatee Center Way, Ponte Vedra, FL 32081.    

Race Information

Race times and dates are subject to change without notice at any time for any reason. In the event the race time or date is changed or if the race is cancelled, for any reason, there will not be any refunds under any circumstances. In the event of bad weather every effort will be made to conduct the race, however it may be moved to an alernate date, time, or cancelled within hours of the starting time. Please be sure to check the PRS Race Timing website and Facebook page for updates prior to departing to the race for any last minute changes or instructions.



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