AFTER A YEAR IN HIBERNATION, WE'RE BACK AND SLOWER THEN EVER!
An out and back course on scenic paved park roads with mile markers and a water stop.
9th Annual Race the Tortoise 5K
Hosted by the Friends of O'Leno Inc
MEDALS TO ALL FINISHERS !!
Pre-Entry Fee thru Feb 17, 2018 is $20
Late and Race day entry is $25
Children under 14 years and under will be $10 at all times
Online registration closes on 3/2/2018 at 9am EST
The park entry fee is waived for all race participants. Sorry, no refunds
COURSE : Certified (FL09012EBM) Out and back on the paved park roads. Water, Gatorade and Port-o-lets at the halfway point and at the finish line.
T-shirts guaranteed to PRE-REGISTERED Only. (Feb 17, 2018)
Mail in Registration
Please mail paper registrations to Race Director, Friends of O'Leno, P.O. Box 2879, High Springs, Florida 32655. Please make your check out to Friends of O'Leno, Inc.
Race day Registration
Race Day Reg will open at 6:45 am in the Dining Hall
VERY IMPORTANT !!
You MUST arrive by 7:30 am to enter the park. Park gates will close at this time for the safety of runners. Car pooling is a great help.
RESTRICTIONS: For the safety of all, please no pets, bicycles, skateboards, skates or lawn mowers.
Strollers will be permitted.
Medals to all finishers! Age group Awards are M / F, 3 deep, in 5 year increments, starting at 9 and under through 75 and Over.
PRIZE MONEY: $100 will be awarded for new course records for M / F overall.
$50 will be awarded to Masters runners for new course records.
Course Records Men 16:09.8 Vladimir Tontchinshki 2012 Female 17:57.7 Lyubov Denisova 2015
Masters Records Men 16:52.8 Dan Clark 2014 Female 19:28.9 Carol Rowe 2014
Awards will begin promptly at 9:15 in the Dining Hall
Refreshments will also be served post race.