Sat June 6, 2020 Sullivans Island, SC US 29482 Directions
Countdown to Race Day

5K Run

$25 8:00AM EDT - 9:15AM EDT
1,190 spots left. Price increases after March 31, 2020 at 11:59pm EDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

1423 Hennessy St
Fish Fry Shack
Sullivans Island, SC US 29482

Please visit for the most current race information.

The Floppin’ Flounder 5k is one of Charleston’s favorite races. Hosted by the Charleston Running Club, with help from the Sullivan’s Island Fire & Rescue Dept, this race has had a loyal following for over 25 years!  We are currently accepting our 2020 Sponsors.  If you would like more information on sponsor opportunities please email

Once again, all runners will receive finishers medals after crossing the finish line!  

Register by May 11 to be guaranteed a race shirt!  Extra tanks will not be ordered!

USATF Certified Course #SC11034BS

Proceeds from the Floppin’ Flounder benefit the Sullivan’s Island Fire And Rescue Dept. and the Charleston Running Club (CRC). The CRC gives funds to a College of Charleston scholarship along with hosting member events throughout the year.

Age group and award breakdown:
• Top three overall male and female
• First Master (40 years and older) male and female
• First Grandmaster (50 years and older) male and female
• First Great Grandmaster (60 years and older) male and female
• Top 3 in the following age groups(14 and under,15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and over. )
CASH AWARDS given to the top 3 Male and Female Overall

This event will be Rain or Shine.

Packet Pick Up:
-Friday June 5th at TBD from 11 AM to 6 PM
-Saturday June 6: Race Site (2050 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482) 7:00 - 7:45AM


Door Prizes

Don't be in a hurry to leave after the race!!! 

We are working on getting even more great door prizes such as gift cards and swag to give away!!

In 2019 after the Awards Ceremony drew names for prizes consisting of

Two $100 Gift Cards to Mash and Mercantile

Ten $25 Gift Cards to Mex 1

Several Mex 1 Ball Caps

All runners and volunteers will be eligible!!!

Must be present to win!

Kona Ice

After being such a big hit in 2019 we are looking for a Sponsor the Kona Ice Truck again in 2020!


We are dertiming the tanks for 2020 and will update when we've made a decisionEveryone who registers by May 12, 2020 is guaranteed a shirt.  Limited quantities will be available after that.  There will be no additional orders made for tanks!


The 2019 Tanks are shown below.


X-Temp™ technology is designed to adapt to your temperature and activity to keep you cool and dry for all day comfort.

Performance tank features

  • 40+ UPF rating.
  • Moisture wicking with dynamic vapor control.
  • 60% Cotton, 40% Polyester


Tanks Top Sizing

Sizing Chart

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Fire and Ice Sponsor
Bib Sponsor
Endurance Sponsor
Sprint Sponsor
In Kind
Parking Locations, Race Start and Finish Lines

Parking for the event is available along Middle St and along intersecting streets where there is room to park.  There are also two fields that you can use to park in as well.

The race start  location is on Middle St while the finish location is on Hennessy St.




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