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18th Annual Roar Through Ybor 5K

Fri April 19, 2019 Tampa, FL US 33605 Directions
Show your support for organ, eye and tissue donation!
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 Roar Through Ybor 5K & 1 Mile "Fun Run"

Join us on Friday, April 19, 2019, in beautiful Centennial Park, as we close down the streets of Ybor City for the 18th Annual Roar Through Ybor evening race!  The Roar Through Ybor includes a 5K race and one-mile "Fun Run" to raise funds for LifeLink Legacy Fund and Lions Eye Institute Foundation, to benefit patients in need of organ, eye and tissue transplantation therapy.

All pre-registered race participants will receive an exclusive dri-fit event t-shirt, finisher medal, food and wine/beer!

Race registration begins at 6:00 PM, followed by race kickoff at 7:00 PM sharp. After the race, join us for an awards ceremony where medals will be awarded to the top 3 male and female runners in 15 age categories (ages 4-14 and up to age 80+), overall finisher, and Top Fundraising Team. You can also enjoy local food, wine and beer at the post-race celebration in Centennial Park! 

 

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Co-Hosts: LifeLink Legacy Fund & Lions Eye Institute Foundation

What: 18th Annual Roar Through Ybor 5K & 1 Mile "Fun Run"

When: Friday, April 19, 2019

Where: Centennial Park, Ybor City - 1800 East 8th Avenue, Tampa, FL 33605

Schedule of Events: 

  • 6:00 PM - Check-In Begins
  • 7:00 PM - 5K Race Begins 
  • 7:15 PM - 1 Mile "Fun Run" Begins (Fun Run racers line up immediately behind 5K race participants)
  • 8:00 PM - Awards Ceremony and Post-Race Celebration in Centennial Park

Why: The 18th Annual Roar Through Ybor will benefit the missions of LifeLink Legacy Fund and Lions Eye Institute Foundation, in support of the lifesaving cause of organ, eye and tissue donation.

Place
Centennial Park, Ybor City
1800 East 8th Avenue
Tampa, FL US 33605

Register Early and Save:

Register for $25.00 + sign up fees, today thru 12/31/18 at 11:58 PM 

Register for $30.00 + sign up fees, 1/1/19 thru 4/14/19

Register for $35.00 + sign up fees, 4/15/19 thru 4/18/19

*Online registration is only available until 6:00 PM on 4/18/19*

Day of Race Registration, 4/19/19:

Day of race registration is $40.00, plus sign up fees beginning at 5:45 PM on April 19th. Accepted payment forms include cash, credit cards and checks, made payable to the "Lions Eye Institute Foundation".

Day of race registration participants will not be guaranteed a t-shirt or finisher medal.

Can't make it to Ybor City? Don't worry! We are featuring a "Run From Home" virtual runner option that allows you and/or your team to participate remotely and still receive all of the benefits from participating in the Roar Through Ybor!

To participate, simply pick the day and time that works best for you and/or your team, register all member(s) of your team and proudly show your support for the cause of organ, eye and tissue donation.

Race dri-fit t-shirts and finisher medals will be mailed the week of April 8th to all "Run From Home" participants.

Register today and choose the "Run From Home" event on the SIGN UP tab!

Race Packet Pick-Up

Pre-Race Packet Pick-Up:
  • Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM and 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Location: LifeLink Foundation lobby at 9661 Delaney Creek Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33619
  • Directions: Click here for driving directions.
  • Parking: Visitor parking is available in the parking lot designated "visitor."
  • Additional Information: Participants can pick up their event shirts, race bibs, and drink bracelets (ages 21+). You are able to pick up packets for others, but any lost t-shirts cannot be replaced the night of the race. Photo ID is required for packet pick-up.
 
Day Of Race Packet Pick-Up:
  • Race packets can also be picked up on the day of race, Friday, April 19th, at the check-in table in Centennial Park, beginning at 6:00 PM.
 

Race Registration Policies

All registration fees and event proceeds from the Roar Through Ybor 5K will benefit the missions of LifeLink Legacy Fund and Lions Eye Institute Foundation.

Race participants of the Roar Through Ybor 5K race or 1 mile "Fun Run" must be present to receive race giveaways, including finisher medals and event t-shirts. If you are unexpectedly unable to attend the race, you are not guaranteed these items. 

All Roar Through Ybor 5K race registrations are non-refundable.

Race registration type for the Roar Through Ybor 5K are final and are not able to later be switched to the "Run From Home" virtual race option.