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Saturday, May 9th, 2020 at 7:00 am, Wickham Park Community Center

Race #7 of the Running Zone Foundation Race Series: This is the race that started it all. Join us and Zippy the Gecko for the 17th annual birthday celebration!



Online registration will close on Thursday, May 7th. After that, registration will be available at Running Zone on Friday, May 8th from 10:00 am – 6:30 pm or on race morning – Saturday, May 9th – from 5:30 am – 6:45 am.


To find out more about our beneficiary: Harmony Farms

Participant Perks

  • 17th Anniversary Celebration Party
  • Birthday cake to all finishers
  • Free beer provided by Hell ‘n Blazes Brewing Co.
  • Free Kids’ Run with Zippy the Gecko
  • Benefits Harmony Farms
  • Random giveaway: $500 spa gift card

Course Map 

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Race Packet Pickup

Race Packets will be available for pickup starting Tuesday, May 5th through Friday, May 8th at Running Zone from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm.

Running Zone is located at 3696 N. Wickham Road in Melbourne between Parkway and Post Road. Visit Running Zone’s website for directions at or call (321) 751-8890.


Wickham Park Community Center, 2815 Leisure Way, Melbourne. The community center is located next to the Senior Center in Wickham Park off Wickham Rd.

Thank You Race Partners!