A race to benefit the Women and Children’s Shelter located in downtown Jacksonville, FL, at 622 West Union St, 32202

Event Information

You may  register at any 1st Place Sports location, the church administration office, or you may complete and the registration form send to tburkhart@tbc.org. Thank you! Click Here to download the Registration Form.




Race Name: Run for Shelter 5K

Race Date and Time: Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 9:00am

Race Distance: Main event is 5K (3.1 Miles)

Location: 800 Hammond Blvd, Jacksonville Fl. 32221

Entry Fee: $20 pre entry for Trinity employees and Trinity students, all other participants, $25. After February 23, 2015 the price is $30. Race day entry is $35. Make checks payable to Trinity Rescue Mission and mail to 800 Hammond Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 3221-Att: Run For Shelter. Sorry, no refunds. Click Here to Pay Online.

Course: Two paved, traffic Free loops of the beautiful campus which includes a short challenging hill

Amenities: T Shirts to all pre-registered entrants. After February 23, all race day entrants are not guaranteed a T Shirt.

Timing: The race will be timed and scored by My Laps Timing System electronic bib tag. Your entry fee covers the cost of the disposable chip which does not need to be returned. Bib MUST be worn on the front chest to be scored electronically. Please do not fold the microprocessor.

Packet Pick Up: Thursday and Friday at the Trinity Baptist Church on the west side near I-10 And I-295. Also, at any 1st Place Sports retail stores. Call 904-731-3676 for directions to stores. For race day pick up, please arrive early to avoid lines.

Awards: Top three overall male and female and top three Masters. Awards presentation will follow conclusion of the main event.

Age Groups: Top Three Male and Female in 14 & under, 15 – 19, 20 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 34, 35 – 39, 40 – 44, 45 – 49, 50 – 54, 55 – 59, 60 – 64, 65 – 69, 70 – 74, 75 – 79, and over 80.

Results: Results will be posted near the finish line within minutes of the conclusion of the race and on the internet at http://www.1stplacesports.com/. Include your cell phone carrier and receive INSTANT SMS text message of your race time.

Post Race Celebration: Join us for a runners banquet of bagels, bananas etc with awards, music, and more.