30A Thanksgiving 10K and 1 Mile Fun Run at Rosemary Beach November 28 2013
30A 10K race course is Certified # FL12097EBM and is a Peachtree Road Race Qualifier!!Tour scenic highway 30-A and give yourself an excuse to go for that second slice of pumpkin pie with the Second 30A 10K Thanksgiving Day race and 1 Mile fun run. Hosted by Hammer Down Multisport the region’s largest cycling, triathlon and running club, the race both starts and finishes in the beautiful town of Rosemary Beach. The out and back course winds along Scenic Highway 30-A offering breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico, Camp Creek Coastal Dune lake and takes runners past pristine beach communities filled with the most inspiring and exclusive properties along the Gulf Coast. This fast and flat, out-and-back route is designed for running enthusiasts looking for a great race to reach a new personal record or just to enjoy the holidays with family and friends in a beautiful community. The race begins at 7:30 am and features aid stations along the route. Participates are asked to arrive at least one hour prior to the race start to allow ample time for parking and registration. An awards ceremony will conclude the festivities. All participants will receive a complimentary custom designed 30A 10K t-shirt and post-race refreshments. Please see the race day schedule for more information regarding parking and road closures.
Donations 4 Danny. The beneficiaries of our second annual event will be: Donations 4 Danny, Lighthouse Family Retreat and Food For Thought . Danny Margagliano was a South Walton Firefighter/Paramedic who was seriously injured in a accident and is a quadriplegic. Proceeds will help defer some of Danny’s medical expenses and live-in caretaker. Ligthhouse Family Retreat serves children with cancer and their families with retreats to 30A Beach Communities. Food For Thought provides backpacks filled with easy-to-make meals so children can focus on their development and education, not where the next meal is coming from.Hammer Down Multisport and 30A 10K Race Director Karen Meadows wants to thank everyone for their support and participation in the second annual race. We anticipate this race will be continue to grow as a major event in South Walton and 30A community.
We are already in the planning stages for the 2014 30A 10K & 1 Mile Fun Run and we would love your feedback on this year’s event. Your input is critical to ensure we continue to deliver a quality event year after year. Thank You! >
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 30, 2013 Media Contact: Michelle H. Uhlfelder Michelle@98republic.com (850) 865-7622 Record-Size Field of more than 1,800 runners Highlights 2nd Running of 30A 10K and 1 Mile Fun Run Tim Richards Wins 30A 10K, Line Lauritsen Claims Female Title, Non-Profits Benefit Most from Charity Run SANTA ROSA BEACH, Fla. [...]
2013 30A Thanksgiving 10K and 1 Mile Fun Run Event Photos Thank you for enjoying Thanksgiving morning with us. It was a fantastic day. Many thanks to Shelly Swanger Photography for taking such amazing photos. All digital photos are complimentary for race participants. If you will like prints they are available for purchase through Shelly [...]
Records broken at the 2013 30A 10K The second annual 30A 10K and 1 Mile Fun Run had a record number of runners with over 1,800 runners registered for the event. The cold weather and light wind was sure to produce some record breaking times. For the 10K race, 1,200 runners competed in the fast [...]
Thanks to our amazing sponsors we are going to have some fantastic raffle items available at Race Packet Pick Up on Wednesday November 27 from 1pm to 7pm. All raffle proceeds will benefit our beneficiaries for 2013: Donations 4 Danny, Lighthouse Family Retreat and Food For Thought . Raffle tickets will be $1 and winners [...]