Thank you for making this another great race!

Run to the Sun 5K & 1 mile Fun Run

April 20, 2019

5K starts at 8 AM and Fun Run starts at 9:30 AM 



Download the Race Flyer (PDF)

Entry Fees

  Striders Non Striders Kids 13 & Under
Until April 5th
$22 $27 $15
April 6th - April 19th
$27 $32 $20
Day of Race $35 $35 $35


Medals to all 5K finishers! The overall and age group winner awards ceremony will be near the finish line. Top 3 overall, top master, top grand master, adaptive sports, and the top 3 in each age group. Age groups include 10 and under, 11-13, 14-19, 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 80 & over. Awards given to males and females in each category.

5K Course/Timing

The 5K starts and finishes on the track at Fleming Island High School. The course takes you out on Village Square Parkway to the Black Creek Trail, then north to Radar road. Go west on Radar road to Thunderbolt Park, through the Library parking lot, and to the sidewalk on Town Center Blvd. It works it's way back up to the school and you finish on the track. Strollers are not allowed in the 5K. This is a Grand Prix Series race. You can check your results at, or on the FPS app after the race.

Course Map (2019 only)

The timing chip is attached to the bib. Do not wear your personal chip. You must cross the mats at the start and the finish to be included in the results. Chips are not used for the One Mile Fun Run.

Fun Run

The FREE One-Mile Fun Run starts at 9:30AM. Entry forms available race morning (do not mail in). Ribbons and water bottles to all finishers and $1,000 in participation money for elementary schools! The Fun Run is FREE, but all participants must register on race day. Carol MacDougall is the Fun Run Coordinator & can be reached at

Packet Pickup

Please check your packet pick up location box on the entry form.

Dates: Friday, April 19th, and on Race Day
Times: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

  • 1st Place Sports  3931 Baymeadows Rd, Jacksonville, FL
  • 1st Place Sports  2016 San Marco Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 
  • 1st Place Sports  9823 Tapestry Park, Jacksonville, FL 
  • OP Fit Body Boot Camp  2176 Park Ave, Orange Park, FL (2 doors down from the old 1st Place store)
  • Race Day at the race site

All packets not picked up will be moved to the race site for race day pick up.