Whistling Death 5K and 10K

Military Museum of North Florida in Green Cove Springs

Saturday, October 5, 2024

5K and 10K at 8:00 AM

About this Race

About this Race

This race celebrates the F4U Corsair of WWII, which was nicknamed “Whistling Death” by the Japanese. It was the Marine Corps  main fighter in the Pacific. Many of the pilots were trained in Green Cove Springs!

Entry Fees

5K and 10K
Through June 30th$30
July 1st - August 31st$35
Starting September 1st$40

Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds or transfers!


Register Now!

Online Registration:

In person:

You can register at any of our 1st Place Sports stores on our instore computers.

Packet Pickup

Packets will be available for pick up at the 1st Place Sports Baymeadows store location on Thursday, September 7th from 10AM – 6PM and Friday, September 8th from 10AM – 5PM. All packets will be moved to the race site for raceday pick up beginning an hour before the race.


All finishers will receive a custom finisher medal.


The race will traverse the various roads and runways of the old airbase.