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Online registration closes early. After online registration closes, you can still register in any 1st Place Sports store or on Race day.
On paper or in person:
You can register at any of our 1st Place Sports stores on our instore computers.
Entry fee includes a $1 donation to the Mandarin Food Bank
|Half Marathon||5K||1 Mile Turkey Trot|
|Through August 31st||$51||$31||$10|
|September 1st - October 31st||$56||$36||$12|
|November 1st - November 13th||$66||$41||$15|
|November 14th - November 24th||$71||$46||$15|
Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!
Help Those in Need!
We will donate one dollar of each entry fee to the Mandarin Food Bank, but you can still help by bringing a canned good or non-perishable item when you pick up your packet or to the race.
Packets will be available for pick up at your selected 1st Place Sports location on Tuesday, November 23rd from 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM and Wednesday, November 24th from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM.
|Baymeadows Store:||3931 Baymeadows Road, Jax, FL 32217|
|San Marco Store:||2018 San Marco Blvd., Jax, FL 32207|
|Tapestry Park Store:||9823 Tapestry Park Circle, Jax, FL 32246|
|Jax Beach Store:||424 S. 3rd Street, Jax Beach, FL 32250|
|St Johns County:||2220 CR 210, St Johns, FL 32259 (904) 484-7641|
Awards will also be given to the following age groups: 10 and under, 11-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.
Awards will be given to the following age groups: 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+.
All Half Marathon, 5K, and Turkey Trot participants will receive finisher medals!
Digital clocks will be located at the each mile and the finish. All miles and turns will be clearly marked. Traffic will be controlled by the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. However, you should be aware that traffic will be on the course. Be careful for your own safety. There is a 3.5 hour course limit.
The 5K will start on San Jose Blvd. from the main starting line at 6:50 AM. Please line up behind the pace flag for the pace you plan to run for the entire race.
The Half-Marathon will also start on San Jose Blvd. from the main starting line at 7:00 AM. Once the 5K has cleared the starting line, please line up behind the pace flag for the pace you plan to run for the entire race.
The Turkey Trot starts on Pall Mall near the corner of San Jose at 6:50 AM heading west on Pall Mall. It will start at the same time as the 5K at 6:50 AM.
All races finish at the same finish line inside Pickwick Plaza. Please move quickly though the finish area and be sure to retrieve your medal before exiting the fenced area.
Free post race refreshment and fruit will be available right after the race in Pickwick Plaza parking lot. The awards ceremony will be held at 9:30 AM.
Jax Craft beers would like to invite all Jacksonville Distance Classic participants to stop by our location (directly across San Jose Blvd from the finish line) for a free beer after you finish. You must be 21 years of age and have your race bib. We will be offering 10% off any DRAFT purchases on race day. This offer valid until allocated kegs run out.
All Half-marathon and 5K results will be posted live at 1stplacesports.com and on the 1st Place Sports app. Don’t have the app? Download it from the Apple store or Google Play.
Photos will be available on FinisherPix.com
This race is an event on the Jacksonville Grand Prix schedule. Runners who finish in the top ten of their age group will receive points to be counted in the overall series. Over $5,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded at the end of the series. For more information about the Grand Prix, click here.