Run All 7 Series races and earn an awesome SERIES MEDAL at the finish line of the Run for the Gecko 5k! Amenities: Fees (Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.) Start A Team Team Competition School Team Challenge: (Elementary and Middle Schools Only) Eligibility Scoring & Points Race Drop Standings
Health First Health Plans and Running Zone Foundation welcome you to the 15th annual Running Zone Foundation Race Series. This year’s Series offers seven fun and family-friendly events including three 5Ks; one 3K and three 2-milers. We offer these shorter distances to promote participation among both walkers and runners of all ages and abilities.
Receive a $35.00 discount for signing up for all seven racees in the series with a shirt.
Our 2019-2020 Series offers:
Firecracker 5K, Thursday, July 4th at the Front Street Civic Center 7:00am
Tailgate 2 Miler, Sunday, August 18th at The Avenue, Viera 7:00 am
Ghostly Gecko 5K, Saturday, October 26th at the Eau Gallie Civic Center 6:30 pm
Jingle Bell 2 Miler, Saturday, December 21st at the Satellite Beach Library 5:45 pm
Brevard Zoo’s Bear Bustle 3K, Saturday, February 8th at the Zoo 7:00 am - MUST complete course under 20 minutes. 7:35 am - Choose for more leisurely pace.
* Must show participants race number for discounts to Zoo
Pirate Plunder 2 Miler, Saturday, April 4th at Meg O’Malley’s 6:30 pm
Run for the Gecko 5K, Saturday, May 9th at Wickham Park Pavilion 7:00 am
Our series races provides participants with an exceptional experience including:
- Series awards of $10,000 in prizes & gift cards
- Plenty of fluids along course and finish area
- Split clocks at each mile and directional markers
- 1/2 mile, 1/4 mile, 200 meters & 100 meters signs to finish line
- Electronic timing with immediate results
- Personalized receipts with gun, net & split times
- Finisher certificates & finish line video
- Special appearance by Zippy, our gecko mascot
- Photo booth with props and free downloadable photos
- Free hi-res photos & event highlight video
- Unique race themed awards
- Great post-race party & new this year, beer for 21 years+
Being a part of a team can be very rewarding. All you need is a minimum of 5 people (1 person of the opposite sex) that want to be part of the team. Everyone on the team saves $5.00 on the entry fees and you may be able to start training together for one or all of the upcoming races.
Gather your family, friends and co-workers! Teams must participate in at least four series races to be eligible for the series award. Awards will be given to the top three teams. Each team consists of at least five members with one of the members being the opposite sex. The top four of the same sex and the 1st member of the opposite sex will be scored. (No Team Race Day Registration)
An award will be given to the top three elementary or middle schools that have the largest participation. The School Team Challenge applies to each race as well as the series. Schools must participate in at least four series races to be eligible for the series award. Students only count towards participation challenge. Parents and teachers can form an open team. (No School Race Day Registration)
Series races are scored for runners and walkers in all age categories. Participants in the series must complete a minimum of FOUR series races to be eligible for the series awards.
Standard Race Series Age Divisions
8 & Under 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39 , 40-44 , 45-49 , 50-54, 55-59, 60-64 65-69, 70-74 , 75-79, 80+
The first 10 runners/walkers overall will receive 100, 90, 80, 70, 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, and 10 points in the open competition.
The first 10 Masters (40 years and older) runners/walkers overall will receive 100, 90, 80, 70, 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, and 10 points in the open competition.
The first 10 runners/walkers within each age group will receive 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, and 1 point in their age group competition.
Scoring will be based on 6 races. If you participate in all 7 events, your lowest score will be dropped. At the end of the series, individuals who accumulate the most points receive awesome cash, gift certificates and prizes, and are recognized by Running Zone in June 2020.
Note: Your age group for the Series is determined by your age as of the 7/4/19.
The standings after each race will be calculated and displayed on www.runningzone.com/series
Run All 7 Series races and earn an awesome SERIES MEDAL at the finish line of the Run for the Gecko 5k!
Fees (Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.)
Start A Team
School Team Challenge: (Elementary and Middle Schools Only)
Scoring & Points
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