About this Race
If you can read this, show your spirit and gratitude for teachers and public education offerings that are strengthening students, citizens, and communities. Participate in the Duval County Public Schools Spirit 5K or kids’ 1 Mile Fun Run to help FINISH ILLITERACY, and honor a favorite teacher or educator who has prepared and inspired you to reach great milestones. Did your elementary teacher inspire your love for reading? Are you a journalist because of a favorite writing class, or a lawyer because of a challenging debate coach? Show your SPIRIT for the one profession that makes all others strong and join the race for quality public education in Jacksonville.
All 5k participants will receive an event shirt!
|5K||5K Students (6-17 years old)||1 Mile|
|Through June 2nd||$20||$15||FREE|
|Day of Race||$25||$20||FREE|
|Children 5 and Under||FREE||FREE||FREE|
Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!
On paper or in person:
You can register at any of our 1st Place Sports stores on our in-store computers.
Packets will be available on Friday, June 2nd from 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM at your selected 1st Place Sports locations (listed below). Packets will be moved to the starting line beginning at 6:30 AM on race day.
Baymeadows Store: 3931 Baymeadows Road, Jax, FL 32217
San Marco Store: 2018 San Marco Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32207
Awards will be presented to the top three men and women overall, first master’s male and female overall, and the top three in each of the following male and female age groups: 10 & under, 11-13, 14-19, 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+.
1 Mile Course