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Bib numbers will be available at packet Pick-up(Alphabetical by last name). You will ONLY need your
ID for pickup (cell phone image is acceptable if picking up for a team member)
All runners will have a chip that attaches to their bib.
More information on timing will be available at packet pick-up.
RACE DAY PARKING
CITY HALL PARKING GARAGE
900 E. Strawbridge Ave., Melbourne, FL
GRASSY AREA OPPOSITE OF FRONT STREET PARK
2205 S. Front St. Melbourne, FL
Note: parking is not allowed at the park.
Free parking is available on the side streets in Downtown Melbourne.
NO RACE DAY PARKING WILL BE ALLOWED AT FRONT STEET PARK OR BOAT RAMP
A few locations for $5 parking:
City Hall Garage – Strawbridge near Municipal Ave.
Sunday race weather is expected to be cool and ranging from 40 degrees at 6 a.m. to mid 70s degrees at noon. Always a chance for rain or sunshine/
WE will have ample water and gatorade stops on the course, but please stay
hydrated, wear sunscreen and pay attention to your body if you begin to feel uncomfortable.
All runners will receive a bib, official race cap and finisher’s medal. No shirts for the 2022 year. They are sold separately.
Registration Changes/Walk Ups
Come to packet pick up to make any corrections to your information. Anyone you know that
would like to register can do so at Packet Pick-up or on race morning.
Walk-up registration will be allowed at packet pick-up. Cash ONLY accepted for all
Race day prices: 5K-$45,1/2 Marathon-$110, Full Marathon-$130, 10K – $85
Per our website and the participant waiver all athletes agree to when registering, we do not offer refunds for any reason.
Free deferrals until one month before the race and then $35 until three days before the race.
NO DEFERRALS THREE DAYS BEFORE THE EVENT.
Runner Transfer/Registration transfer: $35 any time up until three days after the event. No transfers allowed after.
Virtual transfer: No charge to transfer up until 2 weeks before the race. Two weeks before the event date, there will be a $15 fee to transfer to virtual.
Course maps for all races are on our website www.thefloridamarathon.com
Marathoners – the only difference between the first and second loop is in Ballard Park, where
you will go slightly further into the park on loop 2. Volunteers will point you there.
Ice and medical aid will be available just past mile 6.5 and east of the Eau
Gallie Causeway (the first bridge).
Medical Aid is available at start, finish and about mile 6.5
If you have a course emergency, ask a volunteer at ANY water stop to help or call 911. Hospital and EMT
assistance are on standby.
Water Stops + Portalets
Water stops are approximately every 1.5/2 miles. CLIF SHOTS CAN BE FOUND AT WATER STOP 3 (BALLARD PARK) & WATER STOP 8 (RIVERSIDE DR/RIVER OAKS ST). MEDICAL CAN BE FOUND ON EAU GALLIE CAUSEWAY AT 6.55 MILES AND AT FRONT STREET PARK. PORTALETS AVAILABLE AT EVERY WATER STOP
Bag Check (a.k.a. Locker)
Back check in located in the Gazebo in front of the front street park auditorium. No backpacks please. Drawstring bags are ok.
Official results links will be posted on thefloridamarathon.com by early afternoon on Sunday.
Finish line refreshments
Beer at the finish courtesy of Florida Beer. Water and bananas also provided
Please thank our sponsors!
Lost & Found
At Front Street Park finish. Any clothing discarded on the course or elsewhere will be
donated to charity.
Official Race Merchandise
Will be offering official race merchandise will be offered by the packet pickup area
Trash & Recycling Bins
On race days, look for recycling bins. PLEASE DO NOT THROW FOOD, PLATES OR
NAPKINS IN RECYCLING BINS. We will be trying to be as green as possible.
Please thank our volunteers!
Friends or family members want to get in on the action? The fun is at the water stops! See
Hannah at the welcome table at packet pick-up to volunteer on the course or elsewhere. Interested in volunteering? Check out the volunteer page!
Best Spectator Locations
•Front Street Park
•Sunday – Downtown Eau Gallie on Highland Ave. and Eau Gallie Blvd. This is also a music
Discarding of Clothes
Race day will be cool at the start. All waterstops will be designated areas to toss clothing layers.
Discarded clothes will be given to local charities.
POST-RACE TIMING QUESTIONS
AFTER THE RACE, ALL TIMING QUESTIONS SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO THE
FRED SOMMER, INFO@SOMMERSPORTS.COM
All questions can be answered at packet pick-up.
Emergency questions, please contact email@example.com.
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A beautiful weekend awaits us!