The UPS 5K Benefiting the United Way of Miami-Dade takes participants through the beautiful city of Coral Gables past city landmarks such as the Biltmore Hotel. The race still starts and ends at the City of Coral Gables Historic City Hall with a festive post-race party at Merrick Park. The park is across the street from City Hall at the intersection of Le Jeune Road and Miracle Mile.
The beneficiary of the UPS 5K is United Way of Miami-Dade
UNITED WAY OF MIAMI-DADE
Since 1924, United Way of Miami-Dade has been an innovative force in the community, successfully responding to emerging needs and transforming people’s lives. Today our work is focused on education, financial stability and health – the building blocks for a better quality of life. We invest in quality programs, advocate for better policies, engage people in the community and generate resources. Join us to build a stronger Miami. Learn More.
Pre-race warm up, massages, music, food, and for the first the first 1,500 registrants – an awesome custom technical T-shirt. Plus everyone gets a finisher medal!
Awards for overall male & female. Medals for the top three in each age group. Plus everyone gets a finisher medal!
RACE DAY PARKING
Parking fees can be paid using the Paybyphone app.
Curbside or on-street parking fees are enforced 9am to midnight. Rates range from $1.00 per hour to $2.50 per hour.
Garage parking fees are enforced 24/7. The nearest garage is on Andalusia just east of Lejeune. There is a 2nd garage on Andalusia about a block further east.
Garages Hourly Rates
• $1 per 40 minutes or any fraction thereof
• $2 per 40 minutes after hour 4 to a maximum of $15
• Lost Ticket $15.00
RACE DAY SCHEDULE
6:00am to 7:15am - Race Day registration and packet-pickup
7:15am - Pre-race warm up
7:30am – 5K Run/Walk Starts
14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & older
or call 305.646.7029 to become a sponsor
for the course map.
5724 Sunset Drive
South Miami, FL 33143
Starts: 10:00am Monday, September 2
Ends: 6:00pm Friday, September 6
Packet Pickup Hours:
Monday to Thurs 9am to 8pm
Friday 9am to 6pm
Race Day from at 6:15am to 7:15am at the Race Site
Epic Sports will electronically time the race. For results and event photos, please visit www.teamfootworks.org.
Temperature/humidity can be high in South Florida. Participants should drink plenty of fluids(non-alcoholic) for 48 hours prior to, during and upon finishing the race. Beware of heat-injury symptoms (Dizziness, no sweating, nausea, cramps, redness, incoherent speech and thoughts). Seek immediate assistance if symptoms occur. Wear loose, light colored clothing.
REFUNDS, EXCHANGES, & TRANSFER POLICY
Absolutely no refunds, exchanges, or transfers.
Race Management reserves the right to postpone or cancel the event due to events out of Management’s control such as a natural disaster or other emergencies. No refunds will be issued under these circumstances. Management may also alter the course and distances for the safety of the athletes.