Track Shack's Celebration of Running 5k Presented by Florida Hospital

Track Shack's Celebration of Running 5k Presented by Florida Hospital

AUG

16

2014

Orlando, FL   7:30 AM

Date, Time & Location

Saturday, August 16, 2014
7:30 am: 5k (3.1 mi.)
8:45 am: Healthy 100 Kids' Run
9:00 am: Awards Presentation

Orlando Cultural Park
530 East Princeton Street
Orlando, FL 32803

About this Race

Celebrate with a MEDAL, GENDER SPECIFIC TECH-T and ice cold Sam Adams (that is if you are 21 years old) … Track Shack's 22nd Annual Celebration of Running 5k kicks off the Florida running season, the anniversary of Track Shack Running Series and the Store. The Series and the Store have been around for 37 years!

Get Progress Alerts for your favorite runners and walkers! More info.





Restrictions- Safety is our first priority!

Bicycles, roller skates, in-line skates, and dogs will be prohibited from the race course. The use of headphones is discouraged. 

Stroller Restrictions

• Stroller/jogger operators start behind designated stroller signage.
• Stroller/jogger operators may walk/jog no faster than 15 minute per mile, a safe operating speed. If your speed goes faster than 15 minutes per mile pace, you may be disqualified.
• Stroller/jogger operators must yield the right of way to runners. Stroller/Joggers can tip easily and cannot turn quickly. Please do not weave through packs of runners. 

  • Event capacity: 2500 97% Full

  • Online registration available until Thursday, August 14 or until event reaches capacity. Bring form to Track Shack after that date if registration is still available.

  • If you register online during packet pick up days your packet will be available the next day at 10:00 am.

  • Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

  • Not sure if you already registered online? Click here to confirm your registration! (Online registrations only)

Entry Fees

Through Aug. 9

$28

Aug. 10 - Aug. 15

$32

Race day at race site (If spots still available)

$40

17 & under and 65 & over

Through Aug. 15: $10 OFF
Enter promo code: ys1765

Race day at race site: $40 (If available)

Florida Hospital employees receive a $2 discount. Employee ID must accompany paper registration. Coupon code is required for online registration. NOTE: Code distributed by Florida Hospital. Contact: FH.Sports.Med.Info@flhosp.org

Orlando Science Center members save $2.00 on race registration. For discount code check your June 1 Microscope enewsletter, or call 407.514.2036.  


Packet Pick-Up

Race information, race number, t-shirt, available at Track Shack and at the race site on race morning. Track Shack is located at 1104 N. Mills Ave. Orlando, FL 32803. Email: info@trackshack.com


Wednesday, Aug. 13 - Friday, Aug. 15

10:00 am - 7:00 pm

Race day at race site

Starting at 6:00 am

If you register online during packet pick up days your packet will be available the next day at 10:00 am.

Tech Shirts

All paid entrants will receive an awesome gender specific tech shirt. 
Sizes are not guaranteed on race day registration.


Finishers Medal and Certificate

To celebrate and commemorate Track Shack's anniversary, each 5k finisher will receive a finisher's medal and a finisher's certificate.

Register today! Registration is limited to 2,500 entrants.


Track Shack Discount

Sign up for Celebration of Running 5k and get $15 off $75 on your next Track Shack purchase! Check the back of your bib number for details!


Plan to see the OSC!

The Orlando Science Center is offering a buy one get one free discount on admission exclusively to Celebration of Running 5k participants!  Offer  valid August 16th – September 30th, 2014. 

Does not include a Hollywood film or laser shows.  Watch for a flier in your race packet! 

Orlando Science Center members save $2.00 on race registration. For discount code check your June 1 Microscope enewsletter, or call 407.514.2036. Not a member yet? Click here to join now.


Healthy 100 Kids' Run

Kids' runs are free for all children. Distances range from 100 yards to 1 mile and children will be placed in age appropriate groups. Registration is on race day at race site. The first 125 registered participants will receive a t-shirt. The Kids’ Runs start and finish at the finish line.


Event Photography

Be sure to wear your bib number on the front using all four pins so that it's visible to photographers! Visit www.bbactionphoto.com to view race day photos. Participants will be notified by email when photos are ready for viewing! 





Runners and walkers will kick off the Track Shack Running Series on this 3.1 mile route that starts at the spectacular Orlando Cultural Park; passing by Track Shack and two beautiful lakes, Lake Highland and Lake Formosa, while enjoying two water stops and DJ entertainment along the route and receiving a stunning medal at the finish line!





Orlando Cultural Park
530 East Princeton Street
Orlando, FL 32803

Located one-half mile east of I-4 (exit 85) on Princeton St. in downtown Orlando.

Parking

  • Orlando Science Center parking garage located on Princeton St.

  • Florida Hospital garage on Alden Road north of Princeton St.

  • Florida Urology Associates: 1812 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803

For more than 50 years, the Orlando Science Center has been bringing science to life in Central Florida. Through hands-on participant experience, it fosters curiosity, discovery, innovation and intellectual achievement. A visit to the Orlando Science Center creates lifetime memories while building an appreciation of science and technology in our everyday lives. More info »


B-Tag Scoring

The B-Tag by ChronoTrack is the timing device used to score participants. The B-Tag is attached to the back of your runner bib. Please see below for additional information.

View B-Tag Instructions >>

Race Results

Same day results available at www.TrackShack.com.


Awards

Top three male and female, top male and female master, top male and female grand master, top male and female senior grand master, and the top three finishers in each age division will receive awards. The top three overall male and female race walkers and overall male and female youth division 14 and under will receive awards. Any master athlete that places in the overall division receives the overall award.

Age Divisions

8-10

25-29

45-49

65-69

11-13

30-34

50-54

70-74

14-18

35-39

55-59

75-79

19-24

40-44

60-64

80 and over

Note: Runners and walkers ages 8 and above who wear the designated B-Tag are included in the race results.


Race Walkers

The top three overall male and female race walkers and overall male and female youth division 14 and under will receive awards. This is a judged race walking competition. Those who wish to compete in the race walking division need to register at the Central Florida Race Walkers’ tent on race day. Same registration procedures and entry fees apply.

Progress Alert

Share your progress at the Celebration of Running 5k!  Sign up to receive progress alerts via text message and share your status with your adoring fans on Facebook and Twitter! 

This allows you to get you/your athletes progress during the race. Click here to sign up
Progress alerts will be provided at the start, 2miles and at the finish.

Note: If you just registered, please check back the following morning and you will be able to opt-in for progress alerts.  The system will also be updated for any registrations that occur on Friday, August 15th by 8:00 PM that evening.