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Think You Can Outrun a Flesh Hungry Zombie?
Run for your life from flesh hungry Zombies through a 3.1 mile trail run where ZOMBIES are the obstacles!
The 5k Zombie Run - In the Dead of Night - Sarasota 10.11.2014
Face your fear as you run from the undead through woods and hell on earth.
Zombies are ready and ravenous for those that fail.
The choice is yours:
-Run from the Zombies (as a runner)
-Be a Zombie
Runners wear 3 flags on a belt. Protect these flags, they’re your “life.”
Zombies are staged throughout the course ready to chase you and steal your flags.
Try to survive, if you can...
Lose your flags, and you can still finish the course as a runner.
Look for Safe Zones at mile markers 1 and 2 with water, and pick up an extra life flag!
Prepare for walkers, runners, crawlers... and some surprises.
Choose to become a member of the Zombie Horde instead, and polish your human hunting skills while adorned in true flesh-eating fashion, compliments of the event's expert make-up team followed by a visit to our Blood Splatter zone. Makeup is free of charge, though tips are appreciated!
All registrants receive a T-shirt, Finisher Medal, and entry to the post-race Apocalypse party complete with music, food and fun.
Minimum age is 11 with a parental waiver for this race.
NEW for 2014! Kids ages 8-11 can be special $15 Zombies (under parental supervision). Parents and spectators can watch these kid Zombies chase runners in a special area near the finish line!
Do you think your look is to die for? We'll be the judge of that. Costume contest details:
Trophies will be awarded for:
-Best Non-Zombie Costume
-Best Zombie Costume
-Best Group Costume
NEW for 2014! FREE, unlimited photo downloads after the event! We will have our team of photographers roaming the race course to catch all the action. $2 surcharge, required at registration, applies. Downloads are free, prints are available for a nominal fee. Remember your bib #, you will need it to search for your photos online after the run.
We are looking for groups and organizations to Volunteer. You will have Free Race Entry, Free Food and Drinks, Free Parking, & you can run or be a Zombie in the final wave. You will also get a swag bag, 2 shirts (including a “Volunteer” shirt) plus a race medal! In addition we are looking for Zombie Makeup artists, Photographers, Videographer/Editor and EMT Volunteers. Please email us at info@The5kZombieRun.com if interested.
Event details and schedule
The first wave of the apocalypse is at 7:30pm and then every 10 minutes
SAVE 50% use code EARLYBIRD at checkout - Expires 7/13/2014
Runner or Zombie $90 - 50% w/code EARLYBIRD - Expires 7/13/2014 = $45, 11 years old & up
$15 Junior Zombies NEW for 2014! Kids ages 8-11 can be junior zombies (under parental supervision).
Parents and spectators can watch these kid Zombies chase runners in a special area near the finish line!
We have a strict NO refund policy
Spectators are Free
We will be providing free, supervised gear check
Coolers for Refreshments will be allowed
NO glass containers please
Packet pick up is at check in on the day of the race
Costume contest to be held at 9:30pm
LED Headlamps will be available for purchase
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Map & Direction
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Nathan Benderson Park 5851 Nathan Benderson Circle Sarasota, FL 34235Get Directions