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Run For Your Life 5K

  • When: Sunday, September 26, 2021,  7:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Depot Park, Gainesville FL
  • Cost: Free for kids 5 and under, Youth $15, Students $20, Adults $25

Bring your family and friends (even the furry ones) to run for a cause and for fun at our 3rd annual Run For Your Life 5K Color Run! You can help us spread awareness about substance misuse in Alachua County and help us fundraise to continue providing prevention services to youth and adults in our community.

There will be raffle prize tickets, a light breakfast, and 5K completion medals available for all participants. There will also be community agencies tabling at the event so you can learn more about programs in your area.

Register now to save on Early Bird prices until September 12th and your registration will include a free runners t-shirt. If you register between September 13th and 25th, you can purchase a runner's shirt for $8 while supplies last. There will also be shirts available at Check-In/Registration on the day of the event for $10 each.

Event Schedule:

7:30 am - 8:00 am Registration/Check In/Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am Color Run 5K

9:30 am - 10:00 am Wrap Up/Medals

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  • Contact Name: Amy Patrick
  • Contact Phone: (352) 244-0628
  • Contact Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Category: Races/Walks/Runs

All proceeds from this event will help support the Alachua County Health Promotion and Wellness Coalition, a non-profit organization that strives to prevent youth substance abuse and provide various health promotional opportunities to Alachua County residents. For more information about the HPW Coalition go to their website at or visit their Facebook and Instagram. Please consider donating to the Alachua County Health Promotion and Wellness Coalition so we can continue to serve our community and youth!