FTC Friday Night Lights Track Meet #1

Fri May 7, 2021 Gainesville, FL 32641 US Directions
2821 E University Avenue
Gainesville, FL US 32641

Join the Florida Track Club for the first of three summer track meets hosted by the FTC in 2021! Meet #1: May 7th. Meet #2: June 4th. Meet #3: August 13th.

***To meet the local ordinance, this race will be limited to the first 50 participants that register! Due to this restriction, we will not have a kids 100-meter race, instead, we will offer a separate kids-only meet in July (more details to come)

***Please wear a mask when not running or actively participating*** Help us make this a Covid safe event! 

All ages and abilities welcome! This is an All-You-Can-Race event, compete in as many events as you'd like! This race is FREE for Florida Track Club Members and $10 for non-members.  FTC Members: Please log in to your FTC account and check this page for the code to enter for FREE entry! 

Join the Florida Track Club and participate in the numerous races and track meets we have planned this year, go to Floridatrackclub.org. Individual yearly membership is only $30, family membership $40, and student membership $15.  (Hmmm, makes sense to join!!)  See the full FTC Schedule below ( 9 free races and 3 with discounts each year). The Florida Track Club is sponsored by UF Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute


Schedule: (all times are approximate, depends on # of heats in events)

*Runners do not need to register for individual events, you can run as many races as you like. 

6:20 – Opening remarks, National Anthem

6:30 – Meet starts - 400m (multiple heats)

6:45 – 1-mile (2 heats)

7:05 – 800m (multiple heats)

7:15 – 5000m (open heat: all runners at any pace)

7:45 - 5000m (Fast heat: runners with a goal time of under 18 min only)

8:10 – 4x400m relay

8:30- Donut Mile ( 4 laps and 4 donuts) Donuts will be supplied by the FTC!

Join the FTC and race with us for free! 

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