Sunshine Festival of Races 5K/1 Mile

St Simons Island, GA


 Thursday, July 4, 2019 -Sunshine Festival Race 

 5K Race starts 7:30am

1 Mile Fun Run starts 7:00am


Race and Award Ceremony: 601 Mallery St. Mallery Park, near Village on St. Simons Island.

17 & younger: Registration is just $15 until midnight May 31.  June 1st - July 1st 9 am is $20.  July 3rd and race day is $35.

18 & older:  Registration until midnight March 31st is $25.  April 1st - July 1st 9 am is $30. July 3rd and race day is $35.

The DEADLINE FOR T SHIRTS is JUNE 24th at midnight.

Race Day Registration begins at 6:00am at Mallery Park. Onsite Registration for all ages is $35. 

Register at:   

Packet Pick Up & Onsite Registration: Wednesday July 3rd - St. Simons Presbyterian Church at 250 Kings Way  2pm - 6pm.

1 Mile Fun Run: Awards for the first three finishers age 14 & under.   

Awards for 5K Race: Overall Male & Female, Masters Male & Female (40 - 49), Grand Masters Male & Female (50 - 59), plus Senior Grand Masters Male & Female (60 years & over). Top three males & females in each of the following 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, 75-79, 80 & over.  An award for the LARGEST TEAM will also be presented. There is no Walkers Division, but walkers are welcome.   

Disposable bib Chip Timing by Milestone Race Authority & USATF certified course.

Start, Finish & Award Ceremony: Mallery Park, near Village on St. Simons Island, on Mallory Street.

Team Competition: A special award will be presented to the team with the most participants. Select or establish your team name when you sign up!

Packet pick up will be at the same location as last year:
St Simons Island Presbyterian Church, 205 Kings Way, SSI from 2pm to 6 pm on July 3rd

 I understand that headphones, dogs, strollers, baby joggers, or roller blades are NOT allowed in this race and that insurance policy requires immediate disqualification of any participant violating these rules.  I also understand that no refunds will be given, if I am unable to participate in race.

Make checks or money orders payable to: Golden Isles Track Club or GITC
Paper Race Application

Mail entries to: Sunshine Festival Races
 3800 Sandy Shores Dr
Jacksonville FL 32277

More information: or contact:

For more info: Jim Shields at 904 318 8104

When & Where

Jul 4, 2019


7:00 AM

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