This Saturday, May 11th the 5th Annual Live Like Jake 5K Run and Walk is taking place at the Abacoa Town Center in Jupiter. The Run and walk benefits and continues to raise money for ISR self-rescue swimming lessons to help prevent childhood drowning.
The 3.1. mile run and walk is an asphalt course and is a USATF Certified Course. The 5K runners will be electronically chip-timed during the run. During the run there will also be a Jake’s Mile walk and all ages are welcomed to attend.
Finisher medals will be awarded to all runners. Awards will be given to the overall Masters and Grandmasters for both male and female winners for each age group.
If you are unable to attend but wish to participate you can register for the Virtual 5K Run or Walk and post your results to their Facebook page. You can upload your tracking log, picture of your GPS or anything that indicates your distance ran or walked. A medal and t-shirt will be mailed to you after the race date.
On Race Day, registration starts at 6 am and the 5K run/walk starts at 7am. You can register for the event on Race Day at the Abacoa Town Center. The cost to participate is $40 dollars per runner. For more information on registration, click here.
Abacoa’s Town Center is located at 1200 Town Center Drive in Jupiter. Visit their website for more information.