Chase moonlight on the night daylight savings time "Springs" forward! The run will start at 1am sharp, giving you one hour to chase moonlight and beat the time change. When you finish, we will have tropical themed (socially distant) photo opportunities, great steel drum music and more! All finishers will receive our awesome shirt and one of the coolest finisher medals we have ever done!
PLEASE NOTE - We will not be doing the 8am race this year due to COVID restrictions.
NOT READY TO RUN "LIVE" YET? NO WORRIES!! YOU CAN JOIN US VIRTUALLY FROM ANYWHERE IN THE COUNTRY, AND HAVE YOUR SWAG MAILED RIGHT TO YOUR DOORSTEP!
THE VIP SWAG UPGRADE!
Choose this option, and in addition to the shirt and finisher medal, you will get a limited edition hurricane glass, pajama shorts, and koozie! ONLY 100 SPOTS ARE AVAILABLE FOR THE UPGRADE AND IT IS AVAILABLE ONLY FOR THE LIVE RUN.
Event details and schedule
Plenty of FREE parking at Town Center Mall! The run will start/finish on the North side of the mall. Complete instructions will be mailed out as we get closer to race night.
Remember, the run starts at 1am - that is LATE SATURDAY NIGHT or EARLY SUNDAY MORNING, depending on how you look at it.
RULES OF THE RUN
(***PLEASE NOTE*** THESE WILL BE MODIFIED AS WE GET CLOSER BASED ON CURRENT COVID CONDITIONS AND ANY STATE/FEDERAL MANDATES) * While there is plenty of free parking at the race, we ask that you please do not arrive more than 30-45 min prior to your wave start, and stay in your cars while waiting. * You must check in at the medical tent to have a temperature check. If you have a fever, you will not be able to participate. * All our staff will wear masks to further enhance safety measures * We will further limit the number of people at the start line by sending participants out in smaller groups every 30-60 seconds. YOU WILL BE CHIP TIMED so it won't affect your race time. * Once you are done, please do not hang around the finish line. We need to keep the area clear in accordance with social distancing guidelines. * Results will be posted on active.com before we leave the venue and they will be emailed to you same day. * Masks will not be required while running on the course but having a mask or buff handy is highly recommended when passing a runner or being passed. Masks will be required while you are waiting to start, when you are picking up your shirt/bib, and when you are getting temperature screened. * Please be sure to wash and sanitize your hands frequently. Sanitizer will be available in various areas around the venue. * We strongly encourage you to plan for your own hydration needs. Bottled water will be available at the finish. * ALL participants must sign the online waiver prior to race weekend. Without a signed waiver we will not issue a race number, and you will not be able to participate. * If you have a fever, cough, sore throat, or any other symptom of COVID-19 or other illness, please stay home. Contact event director if you have any questions.
SUBMITTING YOUR TIME FOR THE VIRTUAL RUN
You will be able to submit your 5K time anytime between 3/7 and 3/15. Please follow all of the steps below in order to be included in the results;
- Run or walk a 5K anywhere - even on a treadmill. If you are running/walking outside, please make sure you are following all social distancing rules and follow ALL local, state, and federal mandates!
- Take a picture of your time/distance. It can be through Strava, Garmin, Mapmyrun, or even a picture of your watch or treadmill display. As long as we can see your distance / time, you are good!
- Email your proof to firstname.lastname@example.org within the time window posted above. Times submitted outside of this window will not count. Please include your full name in the email. ***VERY IMPORTANT*** In the subject line of your email, please put "5K in Paradise Results Submission" This will help us know which event you are participating in.
VIRTUAL results will be posted by 3/16.
VIRTUAL RUNNER SWAG WILL BE MAILED 7-10 DAYS AFTER THE RACE