RUN VERO PRESENTS: THE 4th ANNUAL CITRUS CLASSIC 5K
6th Race of the 2016 -2017 RACE SERIES!


Race Date: 4/01/2017
Race Time: 7:30AM
Course:  The Citrus Classic 5K celebrates the rich history of the Citrus Industry in Vero Beach and Indian River County.  The flat, fast, 2 loop course travels through scenic neighborhoods and finishes in Historic Downtown Vero Beach.  There is also a corporate team challenge for local companies in the Citrus Industry.  Amenities include moisture wicking shirts, custom medals for award winners, and a FREE Kid's Fun Run.  Post-Race festivities take place in Riverside Park and include Music, Refreshments, Raffles, Awards Ceremony, and plenty of delicious juice.    
Race Location: Pocahontas Park, Vero Beach, FL 
Packet Pick-Up: Early packet pick-up at Runner's Depot on Thursday, March 30 from 10am-5pm, and Friday, March 31 or Race Day at Pocahontas Park, starting at 6:30am. ​
Entry Fees: $28 in advance, $32 on race day (includes moisture wicking shirt)

                    $23 in advance, $28 on race day (no t-shirt).  

 12 & under: $15 in advance, $18 on race day (cotton shirt)

                     $12 in advance, $15 on race day (no t-shirt)

                     **Shirts guaranteed to the first 300 registered.**  
Awards: Awards to the top 3 male and female Overall, Top male & female Master's, Top male & female Senior Grand Master's, Top 3 male & female in the following categories: 13 & Under, 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 & Over.   
Contact Name: Jim Van Veen

Contact Phone: 772-643-7010
Contact Email: info@runvero.com

        JULY 2017

GRANT VALKARIA COUNTRY 5K RUN/WALK
Race Date: 4/8/2017​
Race Time: 7:30AM
Course: There's nothing like an early country morning for a run. Come enjoy the fresh air, run through a park and through country roads. This year, proceeds from the County Run 5K will go towards improvements for Grant-Valkaria Community Park.  Previous years races have supported purchases of playground equipment and funding of hiking, cylcing and equestrian trails. Stay after the race and enjoy a small town event as we celebrate the 11th Annual Grant-Valkaria Day with music, BBQ, games, raffles.  The first 150 runners receive a technical t-shirt and race goodie bag.  After-race drinks and snacks are provided. Medals with the race logo on them will be awarded right after the race.​
Race Location: 1449 Valkaria Rd Malabar, FL US 32950​
Packet Pick-Up: Race Day starting at 6:30am.​
Entry Fees: $30.00 until April 7, $35 on race day (April 8)
Awards: Top 3 finishers Male & Female; Top Masters Male & Female; Top 3 finishers in age groups; Top 3 Teams

Race Director:  Lisette Kolar

Contact Phone: 321-725-0454 

Contact Email:  gvca@cfl.rr.com

WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S IN VERO

Race Date: 09/09/2017
Race Time: 8:00AM
Course: 2 Mile Walk (this is an un-timed/ non-competitive walk)
Race Location: Humiston Park
Packet Pick-Up: None
Entry Fees: None
Awards: Champion and Grand Champion Fundraising Awards

Contact Name: Tanya Thompson

Contact Phone: 321-604-5607

Contact Email: tthompson@alz.org

Comments: Check-in starts at 8:00am, ceremony at 9:00am and walk starts at 9:30am.  Money raised goes toward Alzheimer's Research and local programs/services in Indian River County. 



CHILDREN'S HOME SOCIETY OF FLORIDA TREASURE COAST

5K RUN & 1K WALK

Race Date: 4/22/2017
Race Time: 7:30AM
Course: 5K in neighborhood adjacent to Indian Riverside Park, some hills
Race Location: Indian Riverside Park, Jensen Beach, FL 
Packet Pick-Up: Thursday, April 20 from 4-7pm at CHS office, 322 Georgia Ave in Stuart
Entry Fees: Pre-event online registration - $30 adults, $20 youth, $5 Kids Fun Run
Awards: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male/female in all age categories beginning with 10 and under

Race Director: Cathy Harrelson

Contact Phone: 772-344-4020, ext. 224

Contact Email: cathryn.harrelson@chsfl.org

​Comments: April in National Child Abuse Prevention Month.  Since 1902, Children's Home Society of Florida has been helping to break the cycle of child abuse, heal the pain for traumatized children, guide teens to successfully transition into adulthood and create strong, loving families.  Registration for adults/youth (ages 17 and under) includes t-shirt for first 250 registrants.  Online registration at www.chs5Ktc.org

CHIMPATHON 16K
Race Date: 4/9/2017​
Race Time: 7:30AM
Course: Run along country roads and through the Save The Chimps Chimpanzee Sanctuary.​
Race Location: St. Lucie Fairgrounds​
Packet Pick-Up: Saturday (4/8) at Runner's Depot from 10am -5pm, or on Race Day at the event site starting at 6:30am.​
Entry Fees: $60 until 1/21/17, $70 until race day
Awards: ​First Place, Second Place and Third Place Overall and top three in each Age Division Male and Female finishers receive a unique award – framed art by one of Save the Chimps’ chimpanzee residents! Every racer who crosses the finish line receives a Chimpathon finisher’s medal.​

Race Director: Rebecca Rodriguez

Contact Phone: 772-429-2225 

Contact Email: events@savethechimps.org

SURVIVAL RUSH 5K RUN/WALK

Race Date: 5/13/2017
Race Time: 8:00AM
Course: 5K Run/Walk along a closed course at the beautiful Sebastian Municipal Golf Course.  Runners may dress as their favorite zombie hunter or as a brain eating zombie. The first 125 registrants will receive a race shirt and goody bag. Waters and breakfast items will be available.​
Race Location: Sebastian Municipal Golf Course: 101 Brush Foot Dr, Sebastian, FL 32958​
Packet Pick-Up: Early packet pick-up on May 12th from 10am-5pm at Runner's Depot or Race Day.​
Entry Fees: $20 in Advance / $25 on Race Day / $10 17yrs & Under​​
Awards: (8 & Under) (9-11) (12-15) (16-19) (20-29) (30-39) (40-49) (50-59) (60-69) (70 & Over)

Race Director: Deana Tillis

Contact Email: dtillis@scjh.org


        JUNE 2017

        APRIL 2017

TREASURE COAST BUILDERS ASSOCIATION GLO-NIGHT 5K
Race Date: 4/7/2017​
Race Time: 7:30PM
Course: Start and Finish at PGA Learning Center​
Race Location: 8565 Commerce Centre Dr, Port St Lucie, FL 34986
Packet Pick-Up: at race starting at 6:30PM.​
Entry Fees: $30.00 Runners, $25 Students (13-17), $15 Youths
Awards: Top 3 in each division 

Race Director:  Maddie

Contact Phone: 772-336-8222

Contact Email:  membership@treasurecoastba.com

To register click here: http://tcba5k.com/races/2131-5th-annual-scholarship-5k/register


HABITROT 5K RUN/WALK​
Race Info: The Habitrot 5K has merged with the Earth Day 5K for Habitat and will take place on April 22nd.  For more info, scroll down to the Earth Day 5K


9:30AM - 5:30PM
9:30AM - 6:30PM

10:00AM - 5:00PM

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436 21st Street

Vero Beach, FL 32960

(772) 569-7364

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FREEDOM RUN 5K

Race Date: 7/4/2017
Race Time: 7:00AM
Course: 5K Run/Walk, starting and ending near beautiful Riverview Park. Enjoy the peaceful, scenic out and back route along the Indian River
Race Location: Riverview Park, Sebastian, FL
Packet Pick-Up: Early packet pickup on July 3rd at Runner's Depot from 10am-5pm or Race Day starting at 6:00am
Entry Fees: $25.00 in advance, $30.00 on race day. Children 9 and under are FREE (no T-shirt). ​
Awards: Age group awards to top 3 male and female finishers in following categories: Runners - Male/Female Overall, Male/Female Overall Masters, 13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80 & Over M/F Overall Winner will receive Gift Certificate worth $300. Fabulous Gift Certificates will be awarded to first place age group winners. 

Race Director: Robin Dapp & Christina Defalco

Contact Phone: 772-770-4811​​

       SEPTEMBER 2017

        MAY 2017

BOTTOMS UP BEER RUN

Race Date: 6/10/2017
Race Time: 6:00PM
Course: 4K Beer Run
Race Location: Wickham Park, Melbourne, FL
Packet Pick-Up: Friday - Running Zone, Saturday - Wickham Park
Entry Fees: $5-40
Awards: Age Group & Teams 

Race Director: Anne Gregg

Contact Email: annecgregg@earthlink.net

Contact Phone: 321-622-5939

Comments: The Bottoms Up Beer Run is a fun 4K that combines running (or walking) with homebrew along the way.  Brewers from SAAZ (Spacecoast Associates for Advancement of Zymurgy) will be providing 5 different homebrews for runners to enjoy along the course.  Participants (21 y/o and up) can consume 4 -4oz beer shots along the race course and finish with a full beer to celebrate their accomplishment.  Those under 21 cannot consume the beer but can still join in the fun.  THe race is professionally timed by Running Zone.  Every runner will get a T-shirt and bottle opener medal.  Post-race refreshments available.  Proceeds from the race benefit St. Baldrick's and SAAZ. 

EARTH DAY 5K FOR HABITAT RUN/ WALK

Race Date: 4/22/2017
Race Time: 8:00AM
Course: 5k Walk/Run, starting and ending at beautiful South Beach Park. Enjoy the peaceful, scenic route through Vero’s South Beach neighborhoods. 
Race Location: South Beach Park, Vero Beach, FL​
Packet Pick-Up: Friday, April 21 from 10am-5pm at Runner's Depot, or starting at 7:00am at the race site on race day. 
Entry Fees: $25 Pre-Registered, $30 on Race Day
Awards: Top male & Female, Master's Male & Female, 9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Race Director: Hollie Buldo

Contact Phone: 772-231-0001      

Contact Email: holliebillero@gmail.com


MAYA MATTERS 7th ANNUAL HELP KIDS KICK CANCER "SUPERHERO" 5K

Race Date: 5/6/2017
Race Time: 7:30AM
Course: 5k Walk/Run, starting and ending at beautiful South Beach Park. Enjoy the peaceful, scenic route through Vero’s South Beach neighborhoods. 
Race Location: South Beach Park, Vero Beach, FL 
Packet Pick-Up: Early packet pick-up on May 5th at Runner's Depot from 10am -5pm, or race day at South Beach Park starting at 6:30am. 
Entry Fees: Pre-Race $25, Race Day $30
Awards: ​Awards will be given out to the Overall Male & Female, Masters Male & Female winners.  Age group awards 3 deep in each of the following age groups: (9 & Under) (10-14) (15-19) (20-29) (30-39) (40-49) (50-59) (60-69) (70 & over)​

Race Director: Cara Pettit 

Contact Phone: 772-429-2225

Contact Email: carapettit@bellsouth.net



VERO CYCLING 2017 HIBISCUS RIDE
Race Date: 4/8/2017​
Ride Times: 70 Miles (Metric+: 8am Departure), 50 miles (for those many club riders that can now do a half metric with ease: 8:45am Departure), 34 Miles (Half Metric: 9:15am Departure), and the ever popular 11 mile (10:30am Departure, local route).  
Course: Ride begisn and ends at the Historic Train Station in downtown Vero Beach adjacent to the Hibiscus Festival going on at that time
Packet Pick-Up: At the ride site on 4/8/17. 
Entry Fees: Register in January using promo code "RD1" or "VEROCYCLING" for a $5 discount on the registration fee.  Registration available at https://raceroster.com/events/2017/9208/hibiscus-ride ​

Race Director:  Pete Nebenfuhr

Contact Phone: 610-304-4446

Contact Email:  peteneb@gmail.com