» Finisher Medals to both 10 Mile and 5K participants
» Pumpkins line the course
» Take a pumpkin home after the race
HALLOWEEN COSTUME CONTEST
A $50.00 1st Place Sports gift card will be given to the runners wearing the best costume in the following divisions: Scariest Costume, Funniest Costume, and Best Overall Costume.
This race is sponsored by The Evergreen Cemetery Association and benefits the Jacksonville Historical Society!
|Through October 21st||$25||$30|
|October 22nd - October 28th||$30||$35|
Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!
» 1st Place Club VIP members may deduct $1.00 from above rates. Must sign up in store.
Registration will be open soon!
Packets will be available for pick up at your selected 1st Place Sports locations on Friday, October 27th and Saturday, October 28th from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. All packets will be moved to the race site for raceday pick up beginning an hour before the race.
Baymeadows Store: 3931 Baymeadows Road, Jax, FL 32217
San Marco Store: 2018 San Marco Blvd., Jax, FL 32207
Town Center Store: 4870 Big Island Dr., Jax, FL 32246
Jax Beach Store: 424 S. 3rd Street, Jax Beach, FL 32250
Orange Park Store: 2186 Park Avenue, Orange Park, FL 32073
Prize Money: Prize money will be awarded to the top three men and women overall as follows: 1st Place $200, 2nd Place $150, 3rd Place $100, 1st Masters $50.
Age Group Awards: Age group awards will be presented to the top three finishers in each of the following male and female age groups as follows: 19 and under, 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+.
Awards will be presented to the top male and female overall and to the top three finishers in each of the above age groups, plus 10 and under and 11-13.
Finisher medals will be given to 10 Mile and 5K participants!
Participants will receive technical race shirts for this event.
10 MILE COURSE
The part of the course inside the cemetery is lined with pumpkins. The course runs through stately oak and magnolia trees and is about 90 percent shaded. All miles and turns will be marked, with digital clocks at most miles.
The entire 5K course is lined with pumpkins and runs through stately oak and magnolia trees which makes it about 90% shaded. All miles and turns will be marked, with digital clocks at most miles.
Parking is available inside the cemetery and outside the cemetery! The 10 mile and 5K courses have been redone to allow runners to park inside the cemetery and sill be able to leave during the race.
POST RACE CELEBRATION
Free food and drink will be served after the race. You are welcome to take pumpkins home with you after the ten mile race has finished. Please do not take a pumpkin until the race is over! Only one pumpkin per person!
Grand Prix Race
This race is part of the 2017-2018 Jacksonville Grand Prix schedule. Runners who finish in the top ten of their age group will receive points to be counted in the overall series. Over $5,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded at the end of the series. For more information about the Grand Prix, click here.
If you’d like to volunteer for this event, click here!