Run For Reading




Race Route:
The 5K route is at Tuscawilla Park in Ocala, FL, and the starting line is 829 NE Sanchez Ave at 830am.

Awards & Prizes:
Door prizes can be won by all, with awards given to both Male and Females in the below categories:

  • Overall Open (0-39) winner
  • Overall Masters (40+) winner
  • Age Divisions (1st, 2nd, 3rd)  9 and under, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-17, 18-20, 21-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+

Packet Pick-up:
Early packet pick-up is held at United Way of Marion County located at 1401 NE 2nd St, Ocala on Friday, January 10, 2020 from 9am-6pm and then again on race day Saturday, January 11, 2020 from 7am-815am.

Race Shirts:
T-Shirt is guaranteed through December 20, 2019.

Costume Contest:
Come as your favorite Book Character to win an awesome prize!


We are proud to be Race #7 in the Big Hammock Race Series!  The Big Hammock Race Series [BHRS] is fitness challenge for all ages and skill levels comprised of races that we’ve grouped into “Challenges". Simply run or walk the required races in your chosen challenge(s) by crossing the finish line at your own unique pace. You’ll enjoy lots of swag, fun and encouragement from 500+ BHRS peeps as you work towards completing your chosen challenge. Our goal is to make moving your body fun by tantalizing you with awesome must have awards! Plus, the BHRS is a 501c3 nonprofit & your participation helps to raise awareness & dollars for the charitable causes at each race

June 1, 2019 - November 1, 2019: $25.00
November 2, 2019 - December 1, 2019: $30.00
December 2, 2019 - January 10, 2020: $35.00
Race Day: $40.00

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January 11th, 2020 8:30 AM   through   10:00 AM

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