Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon 10k & 5k

Saturday, April 27, 2024 Brooksville, FL

Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon 10k & 5k in Brooksville, FL

Indulge in a delightful running experience at The Blueberry Cupcake Race, our inaugural event on the scenic Good Neighbor Trail in Brooksville, FL, happening on April 27, 2024. This race promises not only a flat course and fantastic awards but also the added treat of delicious blueberry cupcakes. Plus, the Brooksville Blueberry Festival, located less than half a mile from the race venue, awaits participants for post-race celebrations. Discover more about the festival at Brooksville Blueberry Festival.

RACE DAY DETAILS:

Set against the charming backdrop of the Train Depot Museum, the race kicks off at 8 am, with the half marathon taking the lead. The course offers a flat and enjoyable route for runners of all levels.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS:

5k turns around at mile marker 1.55 (Out and back).

10k turns around at mile marker 3.1 (Out and back).

Half Marathon completes 2 loops, turning around at the 3.275-mile marker.

Hydration Stations are strategically placed at mile markers 1.55 and 3.1, ensuring runners stay refreshed.

AWARDS AND MEDALS:

Every participant receives a coveted finisher medal, and top performers will be recognized with Overall 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place awards for both male and female categories. Age Group awards (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place) span across various categories, including 9 and Under, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, and 80-89 (expanded for participants of 250 or less, with five deep for more than 250).

ON-COURSE REFRESHMENTS:

Stay energized with water and Gatorade conveniently provided in cups at each hydration station along the route.

Participate in The Blueberry Cupcake Race for a memorable run, delectable treats, and a perfect start to a day filled with festivities at the Brooksville Blueberry Festival. Register now for an unforgettable experience!

Race Weather & Climate

Nestled in the heart of Hernando County, Brooksville, Florida, is positioned in the central part of the state, attracting residents with its quaint small-town charm, access to scenic parks, and a deep sense of history.

In Brooksville, Florida, on April 27th, the average high temperature is around 83°F, while the average low is approximately 60°F. It’s late spring in Brooksville, with comfortably warm days and mild nights. April typically brings moderate rainfall to Brooksville, with an average of 2.5 inches of precipitation.

Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon Race Results

Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon Race Results

Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 7:30 AM EDT.

The course closes at 11:30 AM EDT.

Registration

To reserve your spot in the 2024 Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

  • There is a $55.00 fee for the half marathon.
  • There is a $65.00 fee for the marathon.
  • There is a $30.00 fee for the 5k.
  • There is a $40.00 fee for the 10k.
  • There is a $25.00 fee for the 5k under 18.

Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon Race Website

Blueberry Cupcake Race Half Marathon Website

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