Join the Marion County Children's Alliance Family Violence Prevention Workgroup at this Downtown Ocala 5K. Both runners and walkers are invited to attend the event.
Proceeds provide resources, services and basic necessities to victims and survivors of domestic violence.
-- Wear Your Wings 5K Run/Walk, Saturday, September 16, 2017, at Citizen's Circle (Downtown Ocala) 151 S.E. Osceola Ave., Ocala, FL 34471
-- Race Day: Registration starts at 6:30 a.m. 5K Run starts at 8 a.m.
-- Awards Ceremony: Immediately following conclusion of the race.
-- The 5K (3.1 mile) Run/Walk starts and finishes at Citizen's Circle (Downtown Ocala) 151 S.E. Osceola Ave., Ocala, FL 34471. This shaded and scenic course winds through Ocala's historic district. Water stations are located at the 1.5 mile marker and at the start and finish area.
Entry Fee: (Sorry, No Refunds)
-- All Runners/Walkers MUST HAVE an entry number to participate in the event!
-- Registration: $25 until September 14, 2017 at noon. (Includes guaranteed T-shirt to the first 150 pre-registered entrants).
Register online at http://WearYourWings5KRunWalk.itsyourrace.com. An additional processing fee will be charged for online registrations by Its Your Race.com. Online registration closes on September 14, at noon.
-- Race Day Registration: $30 (Late and Race Day entrants are not guaranteed a T-shirt).
-- Mail in Registrations: Registrations MUST be postmarked by September 8, 2017. Make check payable to MCCA and mail to 3482 N.W. 10th St., Ocala, FL 34475.
-- Group Discount: Groups of 10 or more can qualify for a group discount of $20, but you MUST contact Monica Bryant for discount code and instructions at (352) 438-5993.
Packet Pick up:
Friday, September 15, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the lobby of the Ocala Police Department, 402 S. Pine Ave., Ocala, FL 34471.
Race Packets can also be picked up on Race Day beginning at 6:30 a.m. Please arrive early to avoid lines.
-- Overall Male and Female
-- Top 3 finishers in each Male and Female age group:
Age Groups: 10 - 14; 15 - 19; 20 - 24; 25-29; 30 - 34; 35 - 39; 40 - 44; 45 - 49;
50 - 54; 55 - 59; 60 - 64; 65 - 69; and 70 and over.
-- Finisher Medal available to the first 150 pre-registered entrants who Do Not place.
Post Race Celebration:
-- Please enjoy our vendors. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
-- The race will be timed and scored by Jaguar Timing Systems electronic bib tag. Your entry fee covers the cost of the disposable chip which does not need to be returned. Bib MUST be worn on the front chest to be scored electronically. Please DO NOT fold the microprocessor.
-- Results will be posted near the finish line within minutes of the conclusion of the race and on the internet at www.milestoneraceauthority.com. Please include your cell phone carrier to receive an Instant SMS text message of your race time.
-- Parking is available at City Hall, Downtown and in the new parking garage.
Visit our Break the Silence on Violence Facebook page and Website (www.breakthesilenceonviolence.org) for other upcoming events.