Lucky Leprechaun 5K Run/Walk Set March 4 in Cocoa Beach, Will Benefit Cocoa Beach High Project Graduation
By Space Coast Daily // March 3, 2023
Irish music and food, face painting, and a post-race beer for runners 21 and older
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA — A Cocoa Beach 5K road race for runners and walkers through residential Cocoa Isles and a free Kid’s Fun Run of 1/4 mile.
Proceeds and donations from this event will benefit Cocoa Beach Jr./Sr. High School’s Project Graduation, which is a safe, alcohol-free post-graduation event for our seniors.
The Lucky Leprechaun 5k will feature Irish music and food, face painting, and a post-race beer for runners 21 and older. The race will start and end in front of Johnathan’s Pub and is open to runners and walkers.
Sign up HERE
AWARDS & FUN
■ Custom Finisher Medal to all participants!
■ All pre-registered runners will receive a Unisex Short Sleeve Lucky Leprechaun shirt!
■ Awards for overall winners as well as age group winners!
■ Enjoy post-race GREEN BEER (one free beer for those 21), Irish food, Irish music, and fun activities for our little leprechauns!
PACKET PICK UP
■ Cocoa Beach Health & Fitness on Friday, March 3, from 4-8 pm,1355 N. Atlantic Ave, Cocoa Beach.
■ Race Day, Saturday, March 4, from 6:30-7:30 am.
■ Start and Finish at Johnathan’s Pub, located at 140 North Brevard Avenue, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
DAY OF EVENT SCHEDULE
■ 6:30 a.m. – Packet Pick Up
■ 7:30 a.m. – Race Day Registration closes
■ 8 a.m. – Race Start
■ 9 a.m. – Kids Fun Run
■ 9:15 am – Awards
■ Top 3 Overall Male & Female
■ Top Female and Male Masters (40+)
■ Top 3 male and female age groups will receive awards. Age groups include 9 & under, 10-14, 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, 80+
TIMING & SCORING
■ This is a chip-timed event where all participants receive a chip that is attached to the back of the bib.