Spring Spring 5k
May 2, 2020 - 8:00 a.m.
Cocoa Beach road race for runners and walkers through residential Cocoa Isles. Proceeds will be used to purchase school supplies for area schools.Course starts and finishes behind the Bailiwick Mall on Woodland Avenue in downtown Cocoa Beach. Post-race refreshments and awards at Jenna's Breezeway Grille. Address for directions - 76 Woodland Avenue, Cocoa Beach.
PACKET PICK UP
DAY OF REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK UP
Packet pickup will take place on race day at race site from 6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
DAY OF EVENT SCHEDULE
7:00 a.m. – Registration & Packet Pick-up opens
8:00 a.m. – 5K Race Start
9:15 a.m. – Awards Ceremony
Shirts are guaranteed for all pre-registered participants. Shirts not guaranteed on race day.
This 5K Run/Walk is run on the road.
Medals for top 3 overall males, top 3 overall females, top 3 male and female age groups will receive awards. Age groups include 8 & under, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+
Parking is plentiful next to the race start location.
TIMING & SCORING
Race will be timed and scored with a disposable chip provided, which will be attached to the back of the bib.
How long is the course?
The 5K is 3.1 miles.
How will I be timed?
The race uses an electronic timing system that records race time and place via a transponder chip that will be given out at registration. Each individual competing in the 5K is required to use the race chip. Official times will not be recorded without a chip. There will be a clock at the finish line to view your time.
How will I receive my results?
Official results are posted for the top runners in each category, race staff has all results for on-site inquiries and results are posted on the race website.
Can I use my own race chip or tag rather than utilizing the one that is provided?
No, you will be provided with a custom chip.
Who gets a T-shirt?
Only pre-registered runners who sign up by June 25th are guaranteed to receive their race shirt and preferred size. Pre-registered runners that sign up after June 25th are not guaranteed a shirt the day of the race and their shirt may need to be mailed to them. There will be limited sizes available for walk up registrants and these individuals also are not guaranteed their race shirt the day of the event. Shirts for these individuals will also be placed in the mail after the event if one is not obtained at the race.
What if I need help along the way?
Qualified emergency medical professionals are available to provide assistance at the start/finish lines.
Can I participate in the event with my dog?
Sorry, as much as we love our pets too, the safety of participants is our main concern. Therefore, we do not allow pets on the course.
Can I participate with a stroller?
Yes, nurturing future generations of runners is a priority and demonstrating healthy lifestyles to our kids is special. Please, however, start in the later part of the runners.
Should I bring my own water?
Yes, but there will be a water station on the course as well at the finish.
Can I get my money returned?
We appreciate your race registration. We are unable to issue refunds. We are not in a position to credit your credit card or issue checks.
Will the race be held if it's raining?
The race is a "rain or shine" event. All participants are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather, such as in a rain coat or hat. Umbrellas can pose a safety hazard to others, so please do not bring them.
What will be provided after the race?
An awards ceremony will take place after the race at at the start/finish location.
Can I transfer my entry to someone else?
We have a strict NO TRANSFER policy.
Where do I park?
Free parking is available.