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Thanks4Giving 5K

Sat November 25, 2023 Punta Gorda, FL 33982 US Directions


Thanks4Giving 5K

8:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST


42911 Lake Babcock Drive
Punta Gorda, FL US 33982


Babcock Ranch is excited to announce our 3rd Annual Thanks4Giving 5K.  Race is on 11/25/23.

Thanks 4 Giving 5K supports Babcock Neighborhood School.  Any proceeds above costs will go to the school.

All runners and walkers will receive a custom-designed Thanks 4 Giving 5K - dri-fit short-sleeved shirt, available in youth and adult sizes. The shirt Cutoff date is 11/12/2023 at 11:59 PM.  You will not be guaranteed a shirt if you register after 11/12/2023.  

EARLY PACKET PICKUP:  Wednesday, November 22, 12-3 p.m. at Babcock Ranch Lifestyle Office. 42911, Lake Babcock Drive, Punta Gorda, FL 33982. 

RACE DAY PARKING:  Free ample parking is available near the starting area.

RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP 6:45 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. at Babcock Ranch Founder's Square. 

RACE DAY REGISTRATION:  6:45 a.m. - 7:45 a.m., cost is $35.00.  

RACE START TIME:  8:00 a.m. 

There will be post-race snacks and awards. 

The race is chip-timed by Beach Bum Timing.  

Bathrooms and Water Stations will be located at the start and finish areas.  The water stop will be at the halfway mark.  


Age group awards are based off-chip time.

There will be overall awards:

Actual Awards:

1st Place Overall Awards - Male & Female.

1st Place Masters, Grand Masters, Senior Grand Masters - Male & Female

In-person awards to the top three M/F in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+. 


Q: Is this a timed race? 
A: Yes, the 5K is chip-timed. 

Q: What is the course surface like?
A: The course is a mixture of asphalt, hard-packed shell, and mulch.

Q: Are dogs allowed on the course? 
A: You may run with your dog, but you assume ALL responsibility for your dog. You must maintain proper social distancing and pick up after your pooch. 

Q: Are strollers allowed on the course? 
A: Yes

Q: Is the course good for spectators? 
A: Yes


If you have any questions about this race, please contact:

Brittany Pinho - Race Director


Tel: 941.676.7191 


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