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4th of July 5K

Thu July 4, 2024 Punta Gorda, FL 33982 US Directions
Babcock Ranch - A Better Life In The Making


4th of July 5K

7:30AM EDT - 10:00AM EDT


42911 Lake Babcock Drive
Punta Gorda, FL US 33982


SPECIAL MESSAGE: If you plan to register race morning, please bring a credit card or plan to use apple pay. Cash will not be accepted. 

Babcock Ranch is excited to announce our 4th of July 5K Run/Walk.
The course is a scenic 3.1 miles around Babcock Ranch, starting and finishing in Founder's Square. 
Race Start Time: 7:30 a.m. at Babcock Ranch, Founders Square, 42850 Crescent Loop, Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Race Day Registration & Packet Pickup: 6:30-7:15 am. Walk-in registrations are acceptable on the day of the race. Only credit cards, Apple Pay, and checks are accepted. Make checks payable to Babcock Ranch.
Post-race snacks are available after the race.
Awards: There will be an in-person awards ceremony. Awards/shirts will NOT be shipped to participants. If you don't stay for your award, you are responsible for coordinating with Babcock Ranch of when you will pick it up. Overall Awards to the Male & Female finishers in the following categories - 1st Place Overall.  Masters (40+), Grand Masters (50+), Senior Grand Masters (60+), Veteran Grand Masters (70+). These are the runners who cross the finish line first in the respective category. Age Group Awards: Top 3 m/f finishers is each age category, 9 & under, 10-14, 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+.
EARLY Packet Pickup date/time: July 1st from 9 am- 6 pm  & July 2nd from 12 pm - 6 pm. Babcock Ranch Lifestyle Office, 42911 Lake Babcock Drive, Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Shirt Cutoff Date: June 21, 2024. If you register after 6/21/23, you are not guaranteed a shirt. Any extra shirts will be available after the race
Water Stations: Located at the halfway mark on the course and at the end of the finish line.
Rest Rooms: Located next to the Start Line.
Parking: Free parking is available in parking areas near Founder's Square.


Frequently Asked Questions:  
Q: Is this a timed race? 
A: Yes, the 5K is chip-timed by Beach Bum Timing
Q: What is the course?
A: Course map coming soon.
Q: Are dogs allowed on the course? 
A: You may run with your dog, but you assume ALL responsibility for your dog. Leashes must be no more than 6 feet and not retractable. Dogs must be current on shots. Please pick up after your pooch. 
Q: Are strollers allowed on the course? 
A: Yes. 
If you have any questions about this race, please contact:
Brittany Pinho - Race Director
Tel: 941.676.7253 or 941.676.7191

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