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Tarpon Pointe Grill801 Riverside Dr E Bradenton, FL 34208
RACE RESULTS: http://www.coolrunning.com/results/15/fl/May16_2ndAnn_1_set2.shtml
Photos at: https://www.facebook.com/quacky.pace
Event details and schedule
- Packet pick up takes place at Fit2Run University Park on Friday May 15th from 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
- Race Day registration begins at 4:00 PM at Tarpon Pointe Grill.
- 5K chip-timed race begins at 6:00 PM.
- Awards and post-race party to begin following the 5K.
Awards: Top Overall and Masters Male/Female finishers receive QUACKtastic trophies and $50 Gift Cards to Fit2Run. All winners in the respective age groups (5-year increments) receive award medals. All awards not claimed will be available at Fit2Run University Park.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Where do I pick up my race packet and bib?
Advanced packet pick-up will take place Friday May 15th from 4:00-8:00pm at Fit2Run University Park 8249 Cooper Creek Blvd. University Park, FL 34201. Race-day registration and packet pick-up will begin at 4:00pm at Tarpon Pointe Grill. Please bring cash or check if registering on Saturday May 16th.
2. What time does the race start and when should I arrive?
The 5K run/walk will begin at 6:00pm sharp. Plan to arrive by 5:20pm in order to walk from parking to the event venue and avoid Road Closures beginning at 5:40pm.
3. Where do I park?
Primary event parking is located at Manatee Diagnostic Center, 300 Riverside Dr E Bradenton, FL 34208. Additional parking will be available in the northern Manatee Memorial Hospital parking lot, on Waterfront Drive. Tarpon Point is a short walk east of both parking locations along Riverside Dr E.
4. Where can I use the restrooms?
On-site portable restrooms will be available near Tarpon Pointe Grill.
5. Is there a bag-drop?
Yes, a bag drop is available at the BB&T tent. Keep your bib on after the race in order to claim your bag.
6. Are there water stops along the 5k course?
Yes, we will have one water stop along the 5k course, which you will pass at mile 1.0 at mile 2.2. Pre-race and Post-race water will also be available near the Start/Finish, provided by Synovus Bank.
7. Who is the race benefitting?
Proceeds from the QUICKEST QUACKY 5K Race for PACE Hosted by Fit2Run benefit the PACE Center for Girls of Manatee. PACE provides girls and young women an opportunity for a better future through education, counseling, training and advocacy.
8. Does the Riverwalk get crowded?
We ask that runners and walkers stay to their right; and limit to: no more than two(2) persons wide, for the safety and respect of other runners, walkers, and the general public using the Riverwalk.
9. How is my time recorded?
All QUICKEST QUACKY 5K participants will have a MyLap timing chip affixed to the back of their bib. This chip will begin timing once you cross the start, recording your net time until you cross the finish.
10. What could I win?
Top overall Male/Female and Masters Male/Female finishers will receive QUACKtastic trophies and $50 Gift Cards to Fit2Run. All winners in the respective age groups (5-year increments) receive award medals. All awards not claimed will be available at Fit2Run University Park.
11. Where will results be posted?
12. Where will my photos be posted?
On Quacky's facebook page: "Quacky Pace".
13. Is there anything planned for after the race?
Of course! After you run, lite bites, adult beverages (served to those
with proper ID & race bib tear-off), live band, and the Lucky Duck race
for PACE, make for a fun evening at Tarpon Pointe Grill.