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Together with the City of Winter Park, we have made the decision to reschedule the Run for the Trees Jeannette Genius McKean Memorial 5k presented by Center for Health & Wellbeing. We have been working with local and state health authorities along with the City of Winter Park and we believe this is the appropriate decision at this time.
The event will not be held on April 25, 2020. We will notify you once the new date has been confirmed. We thank you for your patience and support.
The City of Winter Park and Track Shack's Run for the Trees 5k run/walk is a unique point to point event. The last mile is on the tree-canopied, wilderness dirt road of Genius Drive. This privately owned glimpse of old Florida is opened to the public only once a year, for this event. All finishers receive a young tree! Event capacity is set at 1,800.
• Unique course
• Finishers receive a tree sapling
• Commemorative T-shirt
• Cupless race
• Chip timed race
Partnering with Track Shack and the City of Winter Park for the Run for the Trees 5k is a natural fit for the Center for Health & Wellbeing. What the run represents for Winter Park and the surrounding area – the pursuit of health and wellbeing, a conscious focus on the environment, community, family and a long-lasting legacy -- are the very aims of the Center. Even better, runners glean inspiration for a successful race from the Center’s iconic architecture as they begin the 5k on the Center’s East Side.
“After the race, we are excited to welcome Run for the Trees participants and their friends and families inside the Center for Health & Wellbeing for a post-race celebration.”
-- Winter Park Health Foundation CEO Patty Maddox
7:30 am 5k (3.1 miles)
8:30 am: Awards Presentation (Overall)
8:45 am: Kids Run
250 Perth Lane
Winter Park, FL 32792
Please follow parking signs
There is no spectator area at the finish line, runners will be shuttled by bus back to Ward Park.
$33 - Through April 11
$36 - April 12 - April 24
$40 - Race day at race site
17 & under / 65 & over through April 24: $10 OFF
Cannot be combined with any other discount.
Keeping Central Florida Fit is our mission. Walkers are encouraged to participate in all Track Shack races. The City of Winter Park encourages runners and walkers in this 5k to complete 3.1 miles within one hour. Participants who do not maintain that pace will be directed to the sidewalk by race officials.
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