Run for Recess! 5K Presented By Achieva Credit Union

Race: Run for Recess! 5K Presented By Achieva Credit Union
Sat October 26, 2019 Directions
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Run for Recess! 5K

8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT

Join us for the 2nd Annual Run For Recess! 5K Presented By Achieva Credit Union. Your registration fee helps build new playgrounds for our 1,000+ students at Diplomat Elementary School. And you get an easy, flat & fast, chip-timed 5K course. All runners, joggers, and walkers are welcome.

Each runner gets a bib with chip timer, goody bag with coupons and freebies, and a t-shirt (*while supplies last*). And there will be free refreshments after the race, provided by Chick-fil-A, The Bagel Factory, and Starbucks. And be sure to bring a little cash if you want to cool off with Kona Ice.

This year we are doubling the number of medals! There will be 108 awards up for grabs in these categories:

-1st, 2nd, 3rd Male & Female finishers in age groups: 8 & Under, 09-10, 11-12, 13-14, 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 & above
-1st Male & Female finishers in Masters, Grand Masters and Sr. Grand Masters categories
-1st Male & Female finishers overall get trophies

You don’t want to miss our special pre-race warm-up with America Ninja Warrior Veteran, Morgan “Moose” Wright.

Event is emceed by FOX4's Chris Shaw of the FOX4 Morning News.

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019, Race Start Time: 8:00 AM
Location: Diplomat Elementary School
1115 NE 16th Terrace
Cape Coral, FL 33909

Race Details: 5K chip timed
All ages and running levels welcome
Registration Fees:
$25 for ages 13 and over
$20 for ages 12 and under

Registration fee includes:
T-shirt *While Supplies Last*
Race bib with timing chip
Post-race refreshments

DATE/TIME: Friday, October 25th 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
LOCATION: Tropical Smoothie Cafe, 1751 NE Pine Island Road, Suite 160, Cape Coral, FL 33909

DATE/TIME: Saturday, Oct. 26th 6:30am-7:30 am
LOCATION: Diplomat Elementary School - 1115 NE 16th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33909

Diplomat Elementary School - 1115 NE 16th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33909

Parking is available in front of the elementary and middle schools.
You will enter the school through the cafeteria. Please follow the signs.

Please see the race route map below.
The route will border the school grounds and the nearby neighborhood.
The route will be clearly marked with volunteers stationed throughout.
There will be two water stations along the route, at approximately 1 mile and 2 miles.

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM - Packet pickup and registration
7:45 AM - Pre-race warmup with American Ninja Warrior Veteran, Morgan "Moose" Wright
7:55 AM - National anthem performed by Diplomat Elementary School choir
8:00 AM - Race Start Time
9:00 AM - Cooldown with Orangetheory Fitness
9:15 AM - Awards

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Course MAP

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1115 NE 16th Terrace
Cape Coral, FL US 33909

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