Luau 5K, 10K & Half Marathon at Baseline Road Trailhead Park

Saturday, September 2, 2023 Ocala, FL

Luau 5K, 10K & Half Marathon at Baseline Road Trailhead Park in Ocala, FL

Prepare for a tropical getaway at the Luau 5K, 10K & Half Marathon, taking place at the enchanting Baseline Road Trailhead Park in Ocala, FL. This event promises more than just a race—it’s a festive escape celebrating determination, friendship, and the thrill of crossing the finish line.

The action commences at 7:30 AM, with a guaranteed themed medal awaiting each finisher as a symbol of their achievement. To ensure a seamless start, collect your race essentials during the packet pickup window, which opens 30 minutes before the race and concludes 10 minutes before the dynamic kick-off. Note that on-site registration is not available, so secure your participation by registering on RunSignup ahead of time.

Embark on a journey through the picturesque courses by following the provided links for the 5K and 10K (https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/5472606859) and the Half Marathon (https://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/5472608341). The 5K unfolds as a captivating out-and-back route, while the 10K amplifies the challenge with a double lap of scenic splendor. For those seeking an extended adventure, the Half Marathon beckons with a course that loops through the scenic landscape four times.

Recognition awaits outstanding participants, with awards for the first, second, and third overall males and females. Age group awards, tied to series points accrued throughout the year, add an extra layer of achievement to the experience.

Race rules underscore the commitment to a fair and enjoyable event, encompassing non-refundable entry fees, a strict no-exceptions policy, and the provision to cancel in extreme circumstances. The course is designed to be pet-free and walker-friendly, fostering an inclusive environment for all participants.

Join the Luau Escape at Baseline Road Trailhead Park—an exhilarating celebration of running, friendship, and the allure of Ocala’s natural beauty.

Race Weather & Climate

Ocala, situated in Marion County, Florida, is approximately 80 miles northwest of Orlando, offering residents a suburban lifestyle near the attractions of one of Florida’s largest cities.

In early September, Ocala, witnesses average high temperatures near 89°F and lows around 70°F. Expect warm, humid conditions and occasional afternoon thunderstorms, contributing to around 5 inches of rainfall.

Luau Half Marathon at Baseline Road Trailhead Park Race Results

Luau Half Marathon at Baseline Road Trailhead Park Course Map

See the race route map for the Luau Half Marathon at Baseline Road Trailhead Park course map here.

Starting Time

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

Registration

To reserve your spot in the 2023 Luau Half Marathon at Baseline Road Trailhead Park, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

Online registration is now closed for this race.

Luau Half Marathon at Baseline Road Trailhead Park Race Website

Luau Half Marathon at Baseline Road Trailhead Park Race Website

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