Bridge of Lions 5K
Saturday, July 14, 2018, 7:30 a.m. at Castillo de San Marcos
The Bridge of Lions 5K 2018 will take place on Saturday, July 14, along the scenic bayfront in historic downtown St. Augustine. The course will take runners past the Castillo de San Marcos, over the historic Bridge of Lions, and through Davis Shores located on Anastasia Island.
Registration: Up to July 1, 2018, registration fees will be $25. From July 2 to July 13, fees will be $30. The registration fee on the day of the race will be $35 (cash/check only please.) Visit here to register.
The Course: The race will begin at the Castillo de San Marcos located at 1 South Castillo Dr. St. Augustine, FL 32084 and end at Oglethorpe Park, on Anastasia Island. There will be water stations at the start, at 1 mile, 2 mile, and the finish. Digital time clocks will be viewable at 1 mile, 2 mile, and the finish line. The Bridge of Lions 5K course is 5K USATF Certified.
Perks: All runners who register by July 1, 2018, will be given a unique tech T-shirt, a finisher’s medal, goody bag, and post-race refreshments. Those who register after this date may or may not receive these items due to limited availability. Free race photos will be taken.
Awards: Runners in all age categories will be considered for awards. Overall Male and Female finishers and the top three runners in the following age groups will receive awards: 9 and 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, and 75 and older.
Parking: There will be free parking at the Castillo de San Marcos until 10:00 AM or at the finish line in Davis Shores. There is no transportation provided for runners between the start and finish. However, it is only about a half mile walk when taking a direct route. Many of our participants prefer to park at the finish line and walk to the start, prior to the race.
When: Race begins at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 14, 2018.
Where: Castillo de San Marcos located at 1 South Castillo Drive St. Augustine, FL 32084.