WHEN: April 29, 2017 

TIME: 7:30 a.m.

WHERE: PGA National Champion Course, 400 Avenue of the Champions, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

WHAT: Garden of Life® presents its second annual Garden of Life Sun Run 5K Challenge, a race for runners and walkers of all ages, at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The race features a 5K (3.1 mile) scenic route along the famous Champion Course, home of the PGA Tour’s Honda Classic.

HIGHLIGHTS: All registered runners will receive a Sun Run 5K T-shirt, Garden of Life goody bag valued at $300, personalized race bib and post-race breakfast.  All race entrants will be entered-to-win a BRAND-NEW HONDA® FIT vehicle!

The 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Male and Female Finishers of the Elite Heat will each receive a CASH PRIZE ($3,000, $2,000, $1,000, respectively)! There will be a $100 prize for each Age Group winner and all finishers will receive a Finishers Medal. The Top Male and Top Female Finisher will each receive a $3,000 CASH PRIZE!

There will be a $100 prize for each Age Group winner and all finishers will receive a Finishers Medal.

A portion of your registration fee will be donated to Special Olympics Palm Beach County and runners can collect donations to support this cause.

Sweepstakes Disclosure – Terms and Conditions


Heat 1: Elite Runners*
Heat 2: Runners and Walkers


Runners who hope to qualify for the fastest start group (Heat 1) need to do the following:

  1. Register as “Elite Heat Qualifier” AND
  2. Submit proof of fastest 5K time (January 1, 2016 or later) to madeleine@pbrace.com.

Spots are limited. Athletes who register as "Elite Heat Qualifier" are not guaranteed a Heat 1 start. Elite heat runners are eligible for age group awards. Elite Heat Registration closes on Sunday, April 23 at 11:59PM. 

VISIT OUR WEBSITE FOR MORE INFORMATION: www.gardenoflife5k.pbrace.com

Registration fees

5K Adult Closed

5K Senior Sneakers Closed

(65 and above)

5K Students Closed

(18 and under)

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Helena Guest $100.00
2 Kevin Probel $100.00
3 Larabee Johnson $100.00

Top Fundraisers


Monica Oberting

Raised: $125.00


Reffernita Shaw





Kelly Hayden

Raised: $125.00

Event Schedule

  • December 29 5:00 AM EST - Registration open!

  • April 28 11:59 AM EDT - Online registration closes

  • April 29 6:00 AM EDT - Race Day Packet Pickup

Contact Information

Event Location

PGA National Resort & Spa, Avenue of the Champions, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, United States

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