Race time - 7 AM - beat the heat!
EVENT DETAILS AND SCHEDULE
Come join us the SHARK Run at the Flora-Bama, held annually on July 4th.
We have added an ALL ROAD 4 mile run for participants that choose not to run part of the course on the beach, to accompany the Original ADVENTURE run (2 mile Road/2.5 mile beach) and the ALL BEACH 1 mile Adventure Run
Race Start Time:
4 mile and 4.5 mile races will start at 7 A.M. SHARP in front of the Flora-Bama.
1 mile run will start at 7:15 A.M. on the beach behind the Flora-Bama.
Flora-Bama Lounge, Package, & Oyster Bar, Orange Beach, AL
4 Mile ALL ROAD race
Participants run a 4-Mile course on road surface along the Gulf throughout the race. Course is flat, flat, flat.
Original ADVENTURE Run
Participants run 2 miles on road surface, followed by 2.5 miles on a sandy beach. Each participant wears a flag football belt throughout the race. On the beach portion of the race, "SHARKS" will try to steal the flags. Each participant is given the opportunity to recover the stolen flags. Participants must have flags intact when crossing the finish line to order to eligible for awards.
1 Mile Adventure Run
Participants run an out and back course entirely on the beach. Each participant wears a flag football belt and will be chased by "Sharks."
** 4 mile all road race course
** 4.5 mile road and beach race course
** 1 mile all beach race.
Top finishers and age group winners in the 4 Mile road race and 4.5 Mile Adventure race will receive awards. All 4.5 Mile Adventure Run finishers and 1 Mile Adventure Run finishers will receive a special finisher's medal.
The first 300 registered participants will receive sublimated running singlets, which will be available in Male and Female sizing/cuts. But EVERYONE that is registered will receive a shirt.
Late Registration and Packet Pick-up:
Packet pick-up and late registration will be available on July 3rd from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at the Flora-Bama. Race day registration and packet pick-up will be available from 6:00 A.M. to 6:45 A.M. at the Flora-Bama.
Parking at the Flora-Bama is limited. Please carpool if you can.
Awards, FREE FOOD, including cold watermelon, hot pizza, and cold beverages, including BEER for all participants over the age of 21.
If you are coming to the beach in South Alabama for the 4th, you don't want to miss this TRADITION at the Flora-Bama.
When you have finished the race be sure to make plans to spend the day along this beautiful stretch of beach and explore the fun activities this area has to offer. After all, it's the 4th of July holiday... time to have some fun!