5th Annual FGCU Fly by Night 50 Mile Relay
Start: Saturday, February 22, 2014 @ 7:00 PM (EST)
Fort Myers , FL 33965
Registration Closing Date
Saturday, February 15, 2014 @ 2:59 AM (EST)
Check-in will take place prior to the race on FGCU Recreation Field #1 (next to garage 1).Race Start: 7:00pm, February 22 - Race Ends: 4:00am, February 23
A 50-mile overnight relay on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast University. Teams of 5-8 runners race to complete 25, 2-mile loops through campus. The course is on varying surfaces including grass, gravel, board walks, and sidewalks.
Register online through active.com by February 14. Or register via mail with a check (must be post marked by February 1). Download the PDF registration form here: http://blogs.fgcu.edu/campusrec/archives/185
$150 through December 14, 2013;$175 December 14, 2013-January 14, 2014;$200 January 14, 2014-February 14, 2014 *Team fees are non-refundable*
Teams must check in at the FGCU Recreation Field #1 (on main campus) no later than 1 hour before start time. All team members must be present at check in and sign a waiver. Teams signing in with incomplete teams will be able to run if they have at least 5 runners at sign in; however, the team may not add runners who missed sign in, even if they are listed on the team's original roster
All teams must have at least 5 and no more than 8 runners; No team member may run consecutive legs;Every runner must run at least 2 legs;No runner may run more than 10 legs;All hand-offs must take place within the designated hand-off zone;The team of any runner who leaves the course (knowingly or unknowingly) will be disqualified;*The race will end 4 AM sharp* Teams that have not completed the race by that time will be designated DNF.
Items to Bring
Teams are strongly encouraged to bring materials to set up a small camp in the center of the field. Bring tents, blankets, food, or any other items your team may need to bare the weather, as the race organizers will not provide them. This is a no-alcohol event.
Thank you to our sponsors!
We would like to say thank you to our sponsors for making this event possible: Arthex - www.arthrex.com; RoadID - www.roadid.com; FGCU Honors Program - www.fgcu.edu/honors
NOTE: You only need the name, date of birth and email address for your team captain in order to register.
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