St. Augustine’s YMCA announces the first beach 5K and Fun Run to help fund children’s swim programs, summer camps, and after school programs. The Mardi Gras 5K and Fun Run is for both competitive runners and walkers. Prizes will be awarded in all 5K categories. There is also an opportunity for kids to participate in their own beach Fun Run.
The race will begin on St. Augustine Beach at low tide from the St. Augustine Beach Pier on February 20th 2016 at 12:00 pm. The race will be an out and back course starting at the pier and heading north towards St. Anastasia State Park on the flat beach.
Registration is open now through day of race.
Adults: $25.00 now, after February 5, $30.
Children: $15 now, after February 5, $20
For race details and to register, click on the event website link. You can also call the YMCA at 904-471-9622.
Beach 105.5 radio will be on hand along with multiple business sponsors who are awarding raffle prizes throughout the race. OC White’s, Chick-Fil-A, Alligator Farm, Florida State Parks, 1st Place Sports are just some of the sponsors for the race.