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Turtle Take Off 5K & Marine Expo

May 20, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Turtle Takeoff 5k NSB

Its turtle time! Turtle Takeoff 5k time that is!  So get ready to throw on your shell and run the beach in New Smyrna for a 5K like no other on Saturday, May 2oth!  Whether you run like a turtle or a rabbit, this is a race for you with all ages and skill levels welcome!  This chip-timed race takes place at the Flagler Ave beach approach and features multiple age and gender medal categories, and FREE t-shirts to all runners!

When and where does the race take place?
Saturday May 20th, 2016. The race course begins on the beach in front of the boardwalk at the Flagler Avenue Beach Approach in New Smyrna Beach. Registration opens at 8am. Race start time is promptly 9am.

Stick around for the Marine and Wildlife Expo  and enjoy wildlife demonstrations and interactive fun!

Come out and enjoy the beautiful beach in New Smyrna and all the wildlife our community offers at the Turtle Takeoff 5K and the Marine and Wildlife Expo!

Southern Stone Charities distributes collected funds to local community non-profits. Funded projects are support services and programs that promote education, health, wellness, and community building efforts as well as projects that support historical, environmental, cultural assets in the communities Southern Stone Communications serves. Recent recipients include Boys and Girls Clubs of Volusia-Flagler, local food banks, professional firefighters’ funds, and community policing efforts.

Race Day $30.00

Packet pickup will take place on race day at race site from 8:00 a.m. to 8:50am

8:00am – Registration Opens
9:00am – 5K Race Start
10:15am (approx.) Post-Race Social & Awards Ceremony at Flagler Tavern – 414 Flagler Ave, NSB

Shirts are guaranteed for all pre-registered participants. Shirts not guaranteed on race day.

Top overall male and female and top 3 male and female age groups will receive awards. Age groups include 13 & under, 14-16, 17-19, 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 & over

TIMING & SCORING: Race will be timed and scored with a disposable chip provided, which will be attached to the back of the bib

The 5K is 3.1 miles.

Visit the website for registration and FAQs. Actual race info is subject to change, check the official event website for up to date participant info.


May 20, 2017
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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