37th Annual 5km Run

When: Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Venue: AVS 64th International Symposium & Exhibition
Distance: 5km
Location: Start and Finish line will be along the River Walk or Bayshore Sidewalk, Tampa
Starting Time: 6:30 a.m.
Fee: $30.00
Award Ceremony: Wednesday at noon in front of the race registration booth
 
 
Our 37th Annual AVS Run, the oldest professional society run on our planet, will be held with our AVS 64th  International Symposium & Exhibition in Tampa, Florida. This year's race will take place either along the River Walk or the Bayshore Sidewalk, both of which are within walking distance of the Tampa Convention Center.  With your entry fee you will receive a run t-shirt, race number, and awards. Florida Road Race Management will professionally time this year’s race.

The race will be held on Wednesday morning at a time that will allow runners to make the first sessions.  Stop by the race registration booth by Tuesday, October 31st to pick up your t-shirt and number, a map of the course, and find organizational details for Wednesday morning. The awards ceremony will be held at the Run registration area on Wednesday at noon.

Don’t forget to put together a team to compete in our CORPORATE RACE and DIVISIONS AND GROUPS RACE. Each team representing a corporate entity (university, unemployed, research organization, manufacturer, etc.) or Division/Group must have at least 3 team members to qualify. Times are handicapped by age and sex. To enter your team, please email your roster, team name, and affiliation to the Race Director (bridget_rogers@avs.orgbefore noon on Tuesday, October 31st.  Please make sure each team member has registered for the race.
 
Contact the Race Director (bridget_rogers@avs.org) with questions or suggestions. See you in Tampa! 

See pics from last year