Gainesville Running and Cycling Festival

Gainesville, FL


The Gainesville Running and Cycling Event will be located at the Boulware City park that connects to the Hawthorne Trail. The running event includes an Half Marathon and 10k on the beautiful Hawthorne Trail. Included in this event are the following:
Running Events
  • Half Marathon
  • 10k
  • Out and back with signs showing the turn around
The cycling events will also start at the same location as the running events. The cycling tour and race will leave from a different direction. The family cycling is tailored made for families that want to ride together on a route that is not difficult to handle.

Family Cycling
  • 13 mile ride through the Hawthorne Trail starting at Boulware City Park.
  • Rest stop with food and drinks.
  • Fully Supported ride.
  • A finishers medal for each rider.
  • Dri-fit shirt
Cycling Tour
  • 35-40 miles of beautiful country side.
  • Rest stops with great food and drinks
  • Fully supported ride throughout the route.
  • Ride with GPS turn by turn voice activated for easy to use directions.
  • Fancy dri-fit shirt.
  • The rider must obey the rules of the road and wear a helmet. 
Cycling Race
  • Each rider must carry a smart phone and be registered(its free)  with the event route on Ride with GPS. The race will include all of the amenities for the cycling tour. Prizes will be given to the top 3 riders with their submitted times.
  • The rider must obey the rules of the road and wear a helmet.
  • Dri-fit shirt
  • Awards for overall male and female and top three teams.
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  • Run 3.1Miles-Cycle 12 miles-Run 1.5 Miles
  • Same rules and amenities as the cycling race
  • This event stays on the Hawthorne Trail
  • Not a sanctioned event
Shirts will not be guaranteed after April 10th registration.There will be no refunds.You can transfer to another race that we have listed.


Donations: 50 % of all cycling registrations will be donated to the Power of 2. The power of 2 raises funds for the treatment of resistant breast cancer.

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When & Where

Apr 24, 2016


8:00 AM

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Gainesville, FL

Boulware Springs Park

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