San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
A GULF WINDS TRACK CLUB Sponsored Event
The 28th Annual FLASH 12K/6K is run in memory of Tim Simpkins, Gulf Winds Track Club's original Superhero.
This is a Gulf Winds Track Club Grand Prix Event
The 12k course is Certified (FL11133EBM), only 1 of 2 Certified 12k courses in the whole State of Florida. The first and last miles run through the little village of St. Marks and the rest of the course is on the paved St. Marks Historic State Trail. Beautiful flat, fast, and shaded race course! 12K equals 7.456 miles. 6K equals 3.728 miles.
Start/Finish at the San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park. Awards ceremony next door, at the St. Marks River Park pavilion.
Race starts PROMPTLY at 8:30 a.m. Allow for travel time, warm up, and bathroom breaks.
12k/6k awards: Trophies for Overall Male/Female, Masters Male/Female.
Age group awards, (3 deep M/F), Beach bags and a FLASH beverage glass, age 9 and under; age 10 and above in 5 year increments.
Gulf Winds Track Club members in good standing (after we verify that your dues are current and up-to-date) will receive a $2 discount on the entry fee. Enter discount code GWTCFlash2016 via the appropriate box to qualify.
If you are not currently a GWTC member, join: http://www.gulfwinds.org/Membership/memberinfo.asp
No discounts on race day ($20, shirts only if available).
Proceeds go to the Chenoweth Endowment Fund which promotes youth running and fitness in the Big Bend Area.
Advance Packet Pick Up will be at the Manor@Midtown, Thomasville Road, in the breezeway in front of Fifth & Thomas Kitchen and Musichouse (formerly known as Fifth Ave.Tap Room).
It is across the street from Whataburger.
We will be there from 4 to 8 pm on Friday, February 19. Pick up your race bib and shirt. You can also register for the race.
Avoid race day anxiety and pre register before race day!