Thanks 4 Giving 5K

Sat November 19, 2022 Punta Gorda, FL 33982 US Directions

Thanks 4 Giving 5K/1K

$25 8:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST Price increases after October 31, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT
42911 Lake Babcock Drive
Punta Gorda, FL US 33982

Babcock Ranch is excited to announce our 2nd Annual Thanks 4 Giving 5K/1K. 

 The course maps will be available very soon, we are just tweaking a few things, once we have them we will upload them.

All runners and walkers will receive a custom-designed Thanks 4 Giving 5K - dri-fit short-sleeved shirt, available in youth and adult sizes

This race is to benefit  Babcock Neighborhood School.  Any proceeds above costs will go to the school. There are no staggered starts for either race, all runners/walkers will start at the same time.

There will be an in-person awards ceremony  

Packet pick-up dates before the race will be announced soon at Babcock Ranch Residential Assn. 42911, Lake Babcock Drive, Punta Gorda, FL 33982, as well as on race day.   

Walk-in registrations are available the day of the race   

There will be post-race food – (best COVID practices)   

Thanks 4 Giving 5 K In Support of Babcock Neighborhood School

Saturday, November 19, 2022

5K start time: 8:00 a.m.


  • 5K; $25 until 11/01 $25  $30 until - 11/18  - $35 on race day
  • *The race will be chip-timed, so your individual time will not start until you cross the starting line.
  • Bathrooms and Water Stations will be located at the start and finish area

Questions? Call: 941.676.7191

Free ample parking is available near the starting area.

Awards for In-Person Race.

Age group awards are based off-chip time.

There will be overall awards:

Actual Awards: 1st & 2nd Place Overall Awards - Male & Female.

In-person awards to the top three M/F in the following age groups:1st & 2nd Place Masters, Grand Masters, Senior Grand Masters. 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. 

Q: Is this a timed race? 
A: Yes the  5K is chip-timed. 

Q: What is the course surface like?
A: The course is a mixture of asphalt, hard-packed shell, and mulch.

Q: Are dogs allowed on the course? 
A: You may run with your dog, but you assume ALL responsibility for your dog. You must maintain proper social distancing and pick up after your pooch. 

Q: Are strollers allowed on the course? 
A: Yes

Q: Is the course good for spectators? 
A: Yes


If you have any questions about this race, please contact:

Aaron Pankau - Race Director

Tel: 941.676.7191



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