Run for the Gecko 5k


Run for the Gecko

Saturday, May 13th, 2017 at 7:00am, Wickham Park Community Center

This is the race that started it all. Join us for 14th annual Run for the Gecko!

PLEASE NOTE: Run for the Gecko will be located at the Wickham Park Community Center this year! (2785 Leisure Way, Melbourne, FL 32935)



To find out more about our beneficiary: Leukemia Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training (Brevard County Chapter)

Participant Perks

  • 14th Anniversary Celebration Party
  • Pancakes & eggs for all finishers after the race
  • Breakfast sponsored by Pizza Gallery & Grill
  • Strawberries & Champagne for finishers 21 & older
  • Birthday cake for all finishers
  • Free Kids’ run with Zippy the Gecko
  • Benefits Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training
  • Random giveaway of a Dell laptop



RFTG Course Map 2017
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Race Packet Pickup

Race Packets will be available for pickup starting Tuesday, May 9th through Friday, May 12th 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.


Eastern Florida Stat College/Wickham Parm Main Pavilion, 3845 N. Wickham Rd., Melbourne, FL  32935

Wickham Park Main Pavilion. Eastern Florida State College is on the left between Post Road and Parkway Road heading south on Wickham Road

Thank You Race Partners!

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