5K Details

Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 7:00 AM

The World Famous Parrot Lounge

911 Sunrise Lane, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Registration is open! Only $25 now through May 1st! Click HERE to register

RACE INFORMATIONCovenantHouseFL-5KA1A-2013-73

  • Please arrive early!
  • 5K Run/Walk begins at 7:00am. Walkers please start behind runners.
  • Participants will receive a commemorative t-shirt, refreshments, and breakfast.
  • Race Day Packet Pick Up (includes race number and timing chip) is from 6:00-6:45am on Saturday, May 17th.
  • Race is timed using Chrono Track Timing System.

Starting at the Parrot, runners/walkers will head south on A1A to E. Las Olas Blvd. and then north on A1A,  passing the finish line in front of the Parrot! During the course, runners/walkers will pass by the Covenant House Florida shelter on Vista Mar.
Click here for the Course Map!CovenantHouseFL-5KA1A-2013-3


  • Early registration through May 1 – $25 Guaranteed shirt
  • Registration May 1- 16 until 12:00 PM – $30 Guaranteed shirt
  • Race Day Registration May 17 until 6:45 AM – $40 Shirt not guaranteed


  • Free parking will be available at Galleria Mall at the opened lot on Sunrise Blvd & NE 26th Avenue (east of Galleria Mall, next to Gallery ONE Doubletree Hotel). Map
  • A shuttle will be transporting participants from 5:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m. or you can also walk the short distance to the starting line if you prefer.
  • There is also some metered parking available on A1A, just north of Sunrise Blvd.


  • Packet Pick-up at Running Wild (2563 E Sunrise Blvd) on Thursday, May 15th from 5-8pm
  • Packet Pick-up at Runners Depot (1489 SE 17th St) on Friday, May 16th from 1-4pm
  • Packet Pick-up Party on Friday, May 16th from 6-8pm at the Parrot (911 E Sunrise Lane) with food and drink specials
  • Race Day Packet Pick-up 6:00 AM – 6:45 AM


  • Special Rate at the B Ocean Hotel, 999 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd (located right next to the race start/finish line) for 5K on A1A Participants: $159/night + tax.  Call 954-564-1000 to make a reservation and ask for the Covenant House Florida Annual 5K Rate. 

The official After Party starts immediately after the race at the Parrot, opening at 7:30am! Funky Buddha Brewery will be pouring a complimentary beer for those over 21 (bring ID) who participated in the race. There will also be food and drink specials available inside the Parrot.

Top Three Overall M/F, Top Three Overall Masters M/F, Top Three M/F in each Division, Top Wheelchair, Top Three Teams

Age Division Include (M/F):
8 & under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 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/over

Register as a Team and Walk/Run to raise funds and awareness for homeless youth in our community! When registering by mail, there will be a space for you to enter your team name. If you register online, please e-mail 5KonA1A@covenanthousefl.org with your Team Name.  


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