Saturday, September 21, 2019

Jog over the Jolley

 

 

By Coastal Breeze News Staff 

Lace up your running shoes and sprint over to Veterans Park on on November 17. Make sure to be there bright and early to join in on the Jolley Be Good 5K Run/ Walk. The race returns for another year, taking participants up and over the Jolley Bridge and back again.

The Jolley Be Good 5K starts at 7:30 AM at Veterans Community Park at 901 Park Avenue on Marco Island. The 3.3 mile route goes down Collier Boulevard, over the Jolley Bridge and returns by the same route. A one-mile walk will take place at 7:35 AM also leaving from Veterans

Race your way over the Jolley and back. PHOTO BY NATALIE STROM/COASTAL BREEZE NEWS

Race your way over the Jolley and back. PHOTO BY NATALIE STROM/COASTAL BREEZE NEWS

Park.

Participants will receive a t-shirt, water during the race and refreshments post-race. Awards will go to the top three males and females, top three masters in males and females, and age group awards three deep.

Presented by Gulf Coast Runner, proceeds from the race will go to the City of Marco Island Recreation Programs and Special Events. Prices for the race are $20 for adults up to November 16, and $25 on race day. Students, 18 and under, pay $10. To register ahead of time visit www. gcrunner.org. Packet pick-up is from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM on November 15 and 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM on November 16 at Mackle Park, 1361 Andalusia Terrace or Race Day at 6:30 AM.

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