Community Events

2013 Pirates On The Run (5K and 10K)

WHERE
· St. Peter’s Episcopal Church - 801 Atlantic Ave., Fernandina Beach, FL
WHEN
· Saturday, February 9, 2013
TIME
· 08:30 AM

Website: www.ameliaislandrunners.com

Scenic Courses run down Atlantic Avenue to a cross-country segment through the unpaved Egan's Creek Greenway nature trail- about 1 mile for the 5K and 4 miles for the 10K. Be aware that there will be traffic on the course- except on the Greenway. (The 10K route will cross a road with traffic- out-and-back.) Please walk on side-walks whenever possible. 5K/10K courses Start And Finish at St. Peter's Church- Atlantic Ave. at 9th Street. Members of the Fernandina Pirates Club in full costume. For course details and updates- please visit www.ameliaislandrunners.com. Free post-race pancake breakfast ($5 for non-registered guests.) Technical T-Shirt for for first 500 pre-registered entrants. Note- technical T-shirts are unisex sizing. Pirates!! Mardi Gras beads for finishers. Costume Contest. Checkout website for details coming soon ! No Strollers- dogs or headphones in the 5K/10K. Walkers are welcomed and encouraged to enter the 5K. Race fees are $20 through January 23 and increase to $25 starting on January 24. The race will be timed using ChampionChips. The chip must be worn on your shoe. Pre-registered entrants may use your own chip and deduct $2 from your race entry. If you do not wear a chip you will not be timed! (No kids fun runs this year.) No $5.00 Amelia Island Runners/Strider discounts for entrants who register online. Runners' 5K/10K Awards: Overall- Masters and Grandmasters awards- male and female. Three-deep male and female age group awards; age 3-10- 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+. Proceeds benefit: Amelia Island Runners' youth scholarships and St. Peter's Episcopal Church mission trips.

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