Lighthouse Loop Half Marathon & 5k

Event Details

New for 2017
The West Volusia Runners are offering The Aunt Catfish Challenge which gives runners the opportunity to participant in both the half marathon and the 5K and earn MORE SWAG!!! The half marathon starts at 7 AM. Runners have up to 3 hours to complete the half marathon before the start of the 5K at 10 AM.

Sunday, October 29, 2017
The Half Starts at 7:00 a.m.
The 5k Starts at 10:00 a.m.
Location: Starting from "DJs Deck" Port Orange, FL

LOCATION
Starting from DJ's Deck at the Northeast corner of the Dunlawton Bridge, Port Orange, FL out Dunlawton Ave to south on A1A, around Florida’s tallest Lighthouse and back via north on Peninsula Blvd. and over the Dunlawton bridge to the finish line at Aunt Catfish’s on the River for a great After Party in the PartyZone!

PROCEEDS
The ten Volusia County High School Athletic Departments are the beneficiary of the Lighthouse loop Half Marathon & 5k. We have raised over $45,000 in our first 2 years!

RACE ENTRY FEES
**Upgrade from Half to Challenge $45**

Through April 30
Half $60
5k $20
Virtual $40

May 1 – July 31
Challenge $115
Half $70
5k $25
Virtual $40

August 1 - October 1
Challenge $125
Half $80
5k $25
Virtual $40

October 2 - October 25
Challenge $135
Half $85
5k $30
Virtual $40

After October 25
Challenge $145
Half $90
5k $35
Virtual $40

ONLINE REGISTRATION
Online registration will end on 10/25/2017

MAIL-IN REGISTRATION
All paper registrations must be post marked by 10/20/2017

AWARDS
Half Marathon: ALL FINISHERS OF THE HALF WILL RECEIVE A FINISHER'S MEDAL
Challenge Finishers: ALL CHALLENGE FINISHERS WILL RECEIVE ADDITIONAL SWAG

Half Marathon Awards: Top Overall Male & Female; Top Male & Female Master, Top 3 in Age Groups 17 & under; 18-24, 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-59; 70+

5K Awards: Top Overall Male & Female; Top Male & Female Master, Top 3 Male & Female 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+

POST RACE CELEBRATION
Celebrate your accomplishments with us in the Party Zone immediately following the race at Aunt Catfish's on the River!

The normal runner fare of bananas, etc. will be provided as well as a breakfast buffet compliments of Aunt Catfish’s on the River. DJ and door prizes!!

PACKET PICKUP
Packet Pickup will be available on Friday and Saturday before the event.

Friday, October 27th 3pm-7pm
The Running Elements
5521 S Williamson Blvd #440
Port Orange, FL 32128

Saturday, October 28th 2pm-7pm
Port Orange Pavilion
5501 S Williamson Blvd
Port Orange, FL 32128

Race Morning: Starting at 6:00 a.m.
Half Marathon Beginning at 6:00AM
Half Marathon Start Line
78 Dunlawton Ave.
Port Orange, FL 32127

5K Beginning at 10:00AM
5k Packet Pickup starts at 9am
5K Start Line - Panheads Pizza Parking Lot
4085 S Ridgewood Ave
Port Orange, FL 32127

PAPER REGISTRATION
All paper registrations must be post marked by 10/16/2017

TIMING & SCORING
Both the 5k and Half Marathon will be professionally timed. All participants will receive a timing chip attached to their bib in their race packets.

Entry fees are nonrefundable. Credit cards accepted during online registration only. Cash or Check only accepted at packet pick up or on race day.

VIRTUAL HALF MARATHON
Can't make it to witness this gorgeous route? We will miss you, but you don't have to miss out on this "WOW" Finisher's Medal. Click on "Register Now" and choose the "Virtual" option. The Virtual registration price will remain $40.00 throughout registration.

Register as a Virtual Runner and log 13.1 miles any time between 10/15/2017 through 11/12/2017. You will be emailed instructions on how to upload your results and photos and we will even post your results on the virtual finisher's page.

Once we receive your results, you can expect your medal and shirt to be shipped out the week of November 13, 2017.

Hopefully you can make it in person in 2018!