- December 20, 2020
7:00 am - 10:00 am
There will only be a Half Marathon and 5k this year. NO MARATHON.
The Half Marathon and 5K will start together on San Jose Boulevard in front of The Bolles School at 7:00 A.M.
The Half Marathon Finish
The Half Marathon will finish on the Hodes Field Track in the Skinner-Barco Stadium at the Bolles School.
The 5K runs the first 5K of the Marathon and finishes on San Jose Boulevard in front of The Bolles School.
Packet Pickup will be Friday December 18th from 10a-6p and Saturday December 19th from 10a-5p.
SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES
Due to the current Covid crisis, race entries will be limited and social distancing guidelines will be in place.
The following Social Distancing Guidelines will be in place during the event.
-No day of race registration.
-Day of race packet pickup will be limited. Please adhere to the six-foot spacing guideline and wear a mask when picking up your packet. We encourage you to pick up your packet prior to race day.
-Please wear a mask when you cannot adhere to the 6-foot spacing guideline. Masks are required at the start and finish.
-Race will be started in waves of 200 people. You must choose your starting wave during registration. Potential award winners should try to run in the early starting waves.
-Once you have finished the race, please respect the 6-foot social distancing spacing and wear a face covering.
-The race will not have an awards ceremony or post-race celebration. Awards may be picked up at the awards tent on race day or at 1st Place Sports, Baymeadows the day after the race.
-Bring your own water if you want to be extra safe. We will have water in sealed bottles at the start, on the course and at the finish. If you take a water bottle on the course, be sure to hold onto it until you finish the race or drop it off in trash cans at the designated drop location.
-Hand sanitizers and masks will be available at the sanitation tent near the start/finish.
-If you feel ill or have a fever, do not come to packet pickup or to the race.
-To maximize social distancing, we recommend that you not arrive at the race more than 30 minutes prior to your start time.
Wave Start – The race will be started in waves of 200 runners every two minutes starting at 7 AM. Please select your start time during registration.
The Ameris Bank Jacksonville Half Marathon course is USA Track and Field certified (FL10117EBM), flat, fast and very scenic with 85% shade. There are no hills, bridges or overpasses. The course starts at The Bolles School on San Jose Boulevard, heads north and then back south to Mandarin, does a loop and heads back along the St. Johns River to The Bolles School. Water and electrolyte stations are located about every two miles. Clocks and mile markers at every mile.
For more information, please visit: https://www.amerisbank.com/About/Explore/Community-Involvement/Jacksonville-Marathon-Registration-Information
Venue: The Bolles School