Ready to Run For It

By: Surfside Feb 16, 2018

Miami’s Uptown Beachtown Hosts 5K Beach Run

Get ready, set, go! Join the Town of Surfside on Sunday, February 25th for the 12th annual Surfside 5k run/walk on the beach! The beach race is open to all ages with awards going to the top 3 overall male and female participants as well as the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners across 13 age groups starting at under 14. 

One of Surfside’s most popular events, the race brings together locals and guests for a run along Surfside’s most scenic routes. 

Whether you’re a seasoned marathoner or an occasional jogger, join runners of all ages and experience levels for this annual run/walk that starts and ends on the beautiful white sand of Surfside’s beach. The race begins promptly at 8:00 am!

Race Route to Circle Surfside

The race begins on the beach hard pack sand east of the Surfside Community Center located at 93rd Street and stretches south to the beach at 87th Terrace and then back north to 93rd street for 2 loops, followed by an additional stretch up to 96th street before finishing back at the Community Center.

Start | On the Beach, East of the Community Center

1st & 2nd Loop | South to 87th Terrace, loop to head north to 93rd Street

3rd Loop | North from 87th Terrace to 96th Street

Final Stretch | Looping south at 96th on the beach back to the Community Center

Finish Line | On the Beach, Northeast of the Community Center

The Course will start and finish on the beach behind the Surfside Community Center and a course map will be given to all participants during packet pickup.

And the Award Goes To

Top 3 Overall Male & Female

Top Masters Male & Female 40+

All 14 & Under Finishers

Male & Female 1st-3rd | 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44;
45-49; 50- 54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70+

Awards will be given during a short award ceremony after all finishers have completed the race.

Race Registration

To participate in the 5k, participants can register early online by noon on Thursday, February 22nd. Early registrants will receive $10 off the registration fee. On-site registration will begin on Saturday, February 24th and continue before the start of the race on Sunday. Registration the day of the race is $35 for adults and $25 for kids ages 14 and younger.

Online Registration |
$25.00 Adults
$15.00 Ages 14 and under

Onsite Registration | 2-24-18
$30.00 Adults
$20.00 Ages 14 and under

Race Day Registration | 2-25-18
$35.00 Adults
$25.00 Ages 14 and under

All race packets can be picked up at the Surfside Community Center located at 9301 Collins Avenue in Surfside starting on Saturday, February 24th.

Race Packet Pick-up
Saturday, February 24th | 10:00 - 4:00 pm
Race Day, February 25th | 6:30 -7:15 am

There will be no pick up after 7:15 am as preparations for the race are finalized. For more information on the race please visit the town website by clicking here. Participants can also contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (305) 866-3635. See you at the race!

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