Lighthouse Loop Half Marathon & 5k

Event Details

The West Volusia Runners are offering The Aunt Catfish Challenge which gives runners the opportunity to participant in both the half marathon and the 5K and earn MORE SWAG!!! The half marathon starts at 7 AM. Runners have up to 3 hours to complete the half marathon before the start of the 5K at 10 AM.

Sunday, October 28, 2018
The Half Starts at 7:00 a.m.
The 5k Starts at 10:00 a.m.
Location: Starting from "DJs Deck" Port Orange, FL

LOCATION
Starting from DJ's Deck at the Northeast corner of the Dunlawton Bridge, Port Orange, FL out Dunlawton Ave to south on A1A, around Florida’s tallest Lighthouse and back via north on Peninsula Blvd. and over the Dunlawton bridge to the finish line at Aunt Catfish’s on the River for a great After Party in the PartyZone!

PROCEEDS
The ten Volusia County High School Athletic Departments are the beneficiary of the Lighthouse loop Half Marathon & 5k. We have raised over $45,000 in our first 2 years!

RACE ENTRY FEES
Half Marathon

Through Feburary 18
Half $50
Feburary 19 – May 20
Half $60
May 21 – August 19
Half $75
August 20 – October 25
Half $85


5K

Through May 20
5K $25
May 21 - August 19
5K $30
August 20 - October 25
5K $35


Aunt Catfish Challenge - Half Marathon and 5K Combined

Through Feburary 18
Challenge $85
Feburary 19 – May 20
Challenge $100
May 21 – August 19
Challenge $120
August 20 - October 25
Challenge $135

ONLINE REGISTRATION
Online registration will end on midnight 10/26/2018

AWARDS
Half Marathon: ALL FINISHERS OF THE HALF WILL RECEIVE A FINISHER'S MEDAL
Challenge Finishers: ALL CHALLENGE FINISHERS WILL RECEIVE ADDITIONAL SWAG

Half Marathon Awards: Top Overall Male & Female; Top Male & Female Master, Top 3 in Age Groups 17 & under; 18-24, 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-59; 70+

5K Awards: Top Overall Male & Female; Top Male & Female Master, Top 3 Male & Female Age Groups 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+

POST RACE CELEBRATION
Celebrate your accomplishments with us in the Party Zone immediately following the race at Aunt Catfish's on the River!

The normal runner fare of bananas, etc. will be provided as well as a breakfast buffet compliments of Aunt Catfish’s on the River. DJ and door prizes!!

PACKET PICKUP AND LATE REGISTRATION
Packet Pickup will be available on Friday, Saturday and race morning before the event.

Friday, October 26th 3pm-7pm
The Running Elements
5521 S Williamson Blvd #440
Port Orange, FL 32128

Saturday, October 27th 3pm-7pm
Port Orange Pavilion
5501 S Williamson Blvd
Port Orange, FL 32128

Race Morning
Half Marathon Packet Pickup and Race Day Registration starts at 6:00 a.m.
Half Marathon Start Line
78 Dunlawton Ave.
Port Orange, FL 32127

5k Packet Pickup and Race Day Registration starts at 9:00 a.m.
5K Start Line - Panheads Pizza Parking Lot
4085 S Ridgewood Ave
Port Orange, FL 32127

PAPER REGISTRATION
All paper registrations must be post marked by 10/20/2018

TIMING & SCORING
Both the 5k and Half Marathon will be professionally timed. All participants will receive a timing chip attached to their bib in their race packets.

Entry fees are nonrefundable. Credit cards accepted during online registration only. Cash or Check only accepted at packet pick up or on race day.

VIRTUAL HALF MARATHON
Can’t make it to Port Orange on October 28th? No worries, you can still support the Volusia County High School Athletics and earn your Medal and Race Shirt by running the Half Marathon Virtually! The price is frozen at $40 for the virtual and you can register up until November 30, 2018.

Please note, you do not need to provide any proof of the run in order to receive your medal and shirt. Virtual runners are NOT eligible for awards.

Medals and shirt to be shipped out the week of November 10th for anyone registered before November 3rd and again on December 8th for anyone registered after that. Thank you so much for you participation in the Virtual Lighthouse Loop Half Marathon. Hopefully you can make it in person in 2019!.