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Join us on this certified course that is located in beautiful, hilly, green Brooksville, FL.  

Since its founding in 1970, Youth and Family Alternatives has served over 225,000 at risk children and families through its runaway and youth crisis services, substance abuse prevention and intervention programs and foster care and adoption services. With your participation in this year's race, YFA will be able to help even more children find safety that they need and deserve. 

This fun filled day will feature events for the entire family to enjoy!  We will have breakfast available for purchase and lunch tickets available for purchase.

Even though Online Registration is CLOSED, you can still come to packet pick-up to register for the race, or show up on race day to register!


Pre Race Packet Pick Up will be as follows:

Thursday Oct 12th from 3pm - 6pm at DICK'S Sporting Goods on Cortez

Friday Oct 13th from 3pm-6pm at Anytime Fitness at Nature Coast Commons.

Saturday at Race Event from 6:00 am - 7:10 am.


Event Schedule

6:00 am Registration & Ticket Sales Opening and Pre Race Program Begins

7:10 am Registration CLOSES

7:30 am 5K Run or Walk

8:45 am 1 mile Fun Run | FREE for children 12 and under

9:30 am Awards & Post Race Party


All participants will receive a Finisher Medal and Food at post race party.

Paid participants will receive FREE Race Tees.  Fun Run Participants can donate $5 and receive a Tee.  Additional Tees can be purchased for $8. 

Team Members Receive a 10% discount off registration, so muster the office, your family, or your friends to get a team together!

There will be awards for Overall, Overall Male, Overall Female, Mid Packer and individual age groups for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place, and team awards. 

Registration fees

Fun Run (ages 12 & under) Closed

1 Mile Fun Free is FREE for 12 and under

  1. Free
    Apr 10 - Oct 11

5k Timed Run Closed

Run or Walk!

  1. $25.00
    Apr 10 - Oct 11

Fun Run (ages over 12) Closed

1 Mile Fun Run (includes race tee or tank)

  1. $15.00
    Apr 10 - Oct 11

Packet Pick Up

Pre-race-day packet pick up is highly encouraged and will likely occur 1-2 days prior to the race at Dick's Sporting Goods and/or Anytime Fitness of Nature Coast Commons. We will be contacting you with more details as we near the event. 

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Event Schedule

  • October 14 6:00 AM EDT - Registration / Packet Pick Up Opens

  • October 14 7:10 AM EDT - Registration CLOSES

  • October 14 7:30 AM EDT - 5K Race

  • October 14 8:45 AM EDT - Fun Run : 1 mile

  • October 14 9:30 AM EDT - Post Race Celebration Begins

Contact Information

Event Location

205 East Fort Dade Avenue, Brooksville, FL 34601, United States

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