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11th Annual Frosty 5K...Get Your Frosty On!
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Frosty 5K - In Person, Live Event

$35 8:00AM EST - 10:30AM EST Happy to be having a live, in-person Frosty 5K. Different from past Frosty 5K's as we work within the approved Reactivation Plan to have our in-person Frosty 5K event at Twin Lakes Park

Virtual Frosty 5K

$35 If you can't join us in person, keep your Frosty streak alive. Invite friends, family and your co-workers to do the Frosty 5K virtually with you.
Description

The Frosty 5K is ON!   The live, in-person event was approved for December 19th, 2020, limited to 250 with a start lined up long enough to allow social distancing.  The Frosty 5K course will be the wide open road course of the past two years starting and finishing at Twin Lakes Park, Sarasota, and through the adjacent neighborhood.  Runners and walkers of all levels are welcome. 

Or you can register for the Virtual Frosty 5K and still get your Frosty on virtually anywhere!  And do it any time between December 11th and December 27th to submit your own Virtual Frosty 5K results online.

Race morning schedule

  • Packet Pick-Up:  6:30 a.m. to 7:45 
  • Race Start:  8:00 a.m. 

The Active Suncoast Foundation is a non-profit, public charity. REGISTRATION NUMBER: CH36140 A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (800-435-7352) WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.

Race Swag

Your registration includes the great looking short-sleeve, tech race shirt for 2020 printed locally by Gulf Breeze Apparel, Venice.  Limited sizes of women's tech, racerback tanks will be available for selection during the registration process.

Plus new for this year only, instead of a finisher medal all participants will get the custom and customizable "Time Tile"   Your Time Tile will come sublimated with the Frosty logo and the "plaque" with room for your personalization (ultra-fine or fine point Sharpie marker works great, tiles below shown as examples only, the space within the blue outlined "plaque" will be blank)    Download a pdf template below so you can layout your own text!

Click the icon below to download the attached PDF.

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COVID-19 Precautions

If you test positive or develop symptoms of COVID-19 or otherwise become ill within 14 days of the event, we request that you not come to the Frosty 5K.  Please notify us before the event and we will work with you to transfer your registration to someone outside your household or change your registration to the Virtual Frosty 5K.

Temperature checks will be conducted as you arrive on-site and if yours exceeds 100.4 you will be asked to leave and automatically transferred to the Virtual Frosty 5K so you can submit your own virtual race results.  

Please do not bring guests or spectators to the race area.  We normally welcome everyone but this time everyone in your party should be a registered participant.  On-site registration will not be available.

You will not need to wear a mask during your run or on your way to the start line.  However, you will need to wear a mask or face shield to pick up your race packet and at other times around the venue when not able to appropriately distance from those outside of your household.

Post-race refreshments will be a grab-n-go snack bag along with water, Coke or Diet Coke.

The Frosty 5K is chip-timed by Durti Timing and participants will receive their own net/chip time to their phone or email as selected during registration.  To help with proper distancing and avoid crowding, no printed results will be posted on-site and there will not be the traditional awards.  Afterwards results will be emailed and posted on RunSignUp.

We are taking precautions that will include ensuring soap is available in the restrooms, hand-sanitizer in the race area, volunteers wearing face coverings and gloves (as appropriate) and frequently touched surfaces will be wiped with disinfectant wipes during the event.

A reminder of the CDC guidelines for your own safety:

  • Stay home when you are sick
  • Wear a mask when social distancing is difficult
  • Cover your cough or sneeze
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, mouth with unwashed hands

 
We look forward to being able to see our running friends once again and hope you’ll join us!

Parking and Caution Walking About the Park

Twin Lakes Park 1/2 mile east of I-75 on Clark Road, ( I-75 exit 205)

Lots of easy, free parking available.  

Enter Twin Lakes via the main entrance off Clark Road into Twin Lakes Park and paved, lined parking areas are to the right or more parking in the large grass areas beyond the intersection between the baseball fields. OR proceed another 0.2 miles on Clark Road to Ibis Street. Turn right on Ibis Street, 0.3 miles, turn right into Twin Lakes Park and plenty of parking is available in the grass areas between the baseball fields.  

Use caution when arriving and moving about the park.  Swales and low lying areas frequently contain standing water.  We recommend you stay on the designated roads, sidewalks and footpaths.

Frosty 5K Website

Additional Frosty 5K information can be found at http://www.activesuncoast.org/frosty-5k.html.

Frosty 5K Contact Info

If you have any questions about this Frosty 5K, click the button below.

Questions?
Transfers, Refunds and Cancellation

Registrations are non-refundable.  Timely transfers to the Virtual Frosty 5K or transfers to another individual initiated by 12/11/2020 are allowed for any reason, just notify us via email and be sure to receive confirmation. Transfers to the Virtual Frosty 5K because of a positive COVID test, quarantining or sickness will be allowed up until event time.  

Frosty 5K is a rain-or-shine event; however, the event organizers reserve the right to cancel the event due to severe, inclement weather; emergency; natural disaster, or other unforeseen circumstances beyond the organizers' control.  In the event of cancellation due factors beyond the organizers' control, participants will be given the option to transfer to the Virtual Frosty 5K or to receive a partial refund of their registration fees.

Directions

Twin Lakes Park, Sarasota, FL 34241 I-75, exit 205 (SR 72/Clark Rd) just 1/2 mile east of the interstate

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