5th Annual FGCU Fly by Night 50 Mile Relay

Saturday, February 22, 2014 @ 7:00 PM (EST)
Florida Gulf Coast University 10501 FGCU Blvd S Fort MyersFL  33965
Saturday, February 22, 2014 @ 7:00 PM (EST)
Florida Gulf Coast University 10501 FGCU Blvd S Fort MyersFL  33965

About This Activity

Event Information

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

Brief Description

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.

Support the Gulf Coast Humane Society

This event is designed to support the Gulf Coast Humane Society. Through the on-site *toy & treat drive* we hope that you will help support their organization by bringing donations for the dogs and cats they take in! More details here: http://blogs.fgcu.edu/campusrec/fly-by-night/humane-society


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/fly-by-night/registration

Team Fees

$150 through December 14, 2013;$175 December 14, 2013-January 14, 2014;$200 January 14, 2014-February 14, 2014 *Team fees are non-refundable*

Check In

Teams must check in at the FGCU Recreation Field #1 (on main campus) no later than 6:45pm. Check in requires all team members must sign a roster/waiver by 6:45pm. Teams signing in with incomplete rosters will be able to run if they have at least 5 runners sign in; however, the team may not add runners to their roster past 6:45pm.Worried about everyone arriving in time? Download a waiver from our website after January 17.

Rules & Course Map

Relay rules and a course map are available at http://blogs.fgcu.edu/campusrec/fly-by-night/relay-rules

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.


Top 5 Overall Teams;Top Student Org & Campus Department Teams

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; Clif Bar - www.clifbar.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.

Online Donations
Click here to donate to Gulf Coast Humane Society, Inc.

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Florida Gulf Coast University 10501 FGCU Blvd S Fort MyersFL  33965
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