Livefor24 5K/Mile Relay
The Live for 24 Foundation along with The University of Tampa Athletic Department is hosting The 2nd Annual Livefor24 5K/Mile Relay on Saturday, October 19, 2019 on the beautiful University of Tampa campus in Downtown Tampa, FL. Race proceeds will allow the Live for 24 Foundation to continue to provide life-enriching opportunities to deserving youth in Tampa Bay through meaningful service and scholarship. Participants are welcome to run, walk or stroll their way through campus on a scenic 3.1-mile course that includes a portion of the race along side the Hillsborough River. In addition to the 5K, this year we have added Melissa's Mile Relay, an event where participants will have the chance to form a team of 4 runners, each to complete 1 of 4 laps around Pepin Field track in a team race. Runners will need to register together as a team of 4 for this event.
The 5K race will be chip timed and begin promptly at 8:00 am with Melissa’s Mile Relay following at 9:30am. A family friendly race party will be held at Pepin Field starting at 6:30am and will include food, refreshments, music, bounce houses and local vendor tents to enjoy.
Registration for the 5K includes a dri-fit race shirt, finisher metal, swag bag and free food and drinks. Registration for the Mile Relay includes dri-fit race shirt, swag bag and free food and drinks.
Packet Pick-Up will be conveniently located at Pepin Field on race day beginning at 6:30am, or on Friday, October 18, 2019 from 4 – 7 pm at Fit2Run at International Plaza, 2223 N West Shore Blvd. Tampa, FL 33607.
For more information about the Live for 24 Foundation and our mission, please visit Livefor24.org.
Parking is free! You can park in the West Parking Garage off North Blvd. directly across from Pepin Stadium on The University of Tampa Campus.
Race registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Weather forecasts are tracked before the race for heavy rain, thunder and lightning, high winds, etc. If there is a possibility of threatening weather, information will be posted on the Livefor24 5K/Mile Relay Event Facebook Page to alert participants of possible delays or race cancellations.
On race day, if the weather is severe or forecasted to become severe during the duration of the event, the race start time can change, the race can be postponed or the event can be cancelled.
No Refunds will be given if the event is cancelled due to severe weather it will be considered a donation to The Live for 24 Foundation.