Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run September 1 - registration is open!

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    It's time to register for the 8th annual Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run, taking place Sunday, September 1. Proceeds will benefit the Children in Crisis, Inc. The 5K route covers a scenic course along Highway 30A that winds through the town and ends with an over-sized bounce house for kids, music, and beer poured by Idyll Hounds Brewing Company. Click the link below to sign up!

    Register for Alys Beach 5K & 1Mile Fun Run September 1, 2019!

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    Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
    Join us for the 8th Annual Alys Beach 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run, presented by the Alys Foundation, on Sunday, September 1, 2019 in Alys Beach, Florida. Located along Hwy 30A, the course winds through the resort town and ends with an oversized bounce house for kids of all ages, music, food, and beverages available in the Amphitheatre.

    The price to participate in the certified 5K is $35 and the 1 Mile Fun Run is $15 (kids 12 and younger only, please) online in advance until Sunday, August 25 at midnight. From Monday, August 27 until Friday, August 30 at 5pm the price to participate in the 5K is $50 and the 1 Miler is $25. Any remaining registrations will be sold on Saturday, August 31 from 10am-2pm at the Alys Beach Amphitheatre during Packet Pick-up.

    The 5K is limited to 450 participants and the 1 Mile Fun Run is limited to 150 participants.

    If you choose to donate you will be benefiting The Alys Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization established to support the long-term community values of Alys Beach. Funds may be used to finance community, environmental, cultural and educational programs at Alys Beach as well as to support nonprofit organizations in the greater Walton County community. Proceeds from the 2019 race will benefit Children In Crisis

    A few notes:
    T-shirts will be provided with each registration. However, shirt sizes cannot be guaranteed.

    No dogs or strollers are allowed in the race.

    On race day, please park along the slip roads that run parallel to 30A or as directed.

    Water will be provided.

    Packet pick up is Saturday, August 31 from 10am-2pm, or Sunday, September 1 at 6am at the Alys Beach Amphitheatre. Advance registration closes Friday, August 30 at 5pm. Any remaining race registrations will be sold on Saturday, August 31 from 10am-2pm at the Alys Beach Amphitheatre for $50 for the 5K and $25 for the 1 Mile Fun Run.

    The Course runs through the Nature Trail, and is not entirely paved.

    Stick around for the awards presentation at 9am to listen to tunes by DJ Shane from Rock The House, cool off in the splash pad, play in the giant bounce house, or grab from Idyll Hounds (21+). Additional beverages will be available for purchase.

    Awards will be presented at the Alys Beach Amphitheatre at 9:15am in the following categories:
    Overall Male and Female for 5K
    Overall Male and Female for 1 Miler
    Male and Female in 5K: Ages 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50 & up
    Male and Female in 1 Miler: Ages 5 & under, 6-9, 10-12

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