In partnership with Space Florida the third annual American Cancer Society Gateway to Space 5K/10K will take place on the iconic Shuttle Landing Facility. Join us on the runway with views of the VAB in the distance and keep your eyes open on the course for your chance to see landing marks from the shuttles of our past. Runners are encouraged to dress up as their favorite astronaut or space character! Random prizes will be given to our favorite “out of this world” participants! Registration will be caped for this one of a kind event so don’t hesitate, register NOW!
The event will be a timed 5K/10K, both races will start at 8:00 a.m. The 5k Runners will turn around at approximately 1.55 miles and the 10k runners will turn around at approximately 3.1 miles. Awards ceremony to follow. Stay tuned for additional information about packet pick-up and transportation to the SLF.
PLEASE READ BEFORE YOU REGISTER:
You must be a US citizen, no green card holders, you will be entering a US military base and restrictions apply. Participants MUST be over the age of 13. By registering for this race, you are giving your consent to a federal background check. ONLY registered participants will be allowed to board the buses out to the SLF, NO spectators. Please arrive with your ID and running attire, any bags or personal belongings may be subject to search. If the race does not sell out, registration will close five days prior to the race, NO late registrations allowed.