Race Day Services
Publix Runners’ Village
Before the race, all runners are encouraged to visit the famous Publix Runners’ Village for complimentary muffins and fruit. Stay warm in the Landstar Warm Up Tent with heaters and enjoy complimentary coffee and munchkins in the new Dunkin’ Donuts Coffee Tent. There will be plenty of our official water, Athena; and of course plenty of port-o-potties. The Publix Runners’ Village opens at 4 a.m. at ATP Tour Blvd. After the race, another Publix Runners' Village welcomes you at Mayo Clinic with all of the same amenities!
Gear Check sponsored by UPS
Before the race, all participants may check in their warm up/post-race gear at the Publix Runners’ Village Gear Check Tent sponsored by UPS. Securely fasten your gear check tag from your race bib to the outside of your bag. Your bags will be transported, courtesy of UPS, to the finish. After the race, you will have until 3 p.m. to collect your bag. Any items not picked up will be kept for 30 days and then discarded. To retrieve items left after the marathon, please email or call 904-355-PINK (7465).
110% Massage Therapy Tent
110% will offer courtesy massage treatments inside the Publix Runners’ Village. Feel free to take advantage of the complimentary treatments post race.
Medical support will be available and ready to assist you in several different locations. Medical staff will be wearing bright RED medical team t-shirts. Their support includes first aid and ice bags. The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department and the Jacksonville Beach Fire and Rescue Department will provide medical support on bike teams and MERV units along the race route.
- Reuse 80% of all event signage
- We donate unused food and drinks to a local shelter
- We donate clothing left behind to a local shelter
Family Reunite Area/Post Race Celebration Area
The Family Reunite Area is open to the public. Plan to reunite with family or fellow runners at the Family Reunite Area. Remember, it may take the marathon participant 30-45 minutes to make it through the finish area, pick up gear and get to the Family Reunite Area. Be sure to plan accordingly.
The Post Race Celebration is located inside the Family Reunite Area across from the Publix Runners’ Village and is open to participants as well as their friends and family. Runners will be provided with two complimentary beverages, while other food and beverages will be available for sale. The Post Race Celebration will feature a jumbotron with real time race results, sampling by Mellow Mushroom, McDonald's and Barefoot Champagne. Make sure to visit the Jet Blue Snack Tent for free munchies. Bring your laptop and keep track of the race through free wireless internet service provided by Clear.
Top finisher awards provided by Tiffany & Co. will be presented to the winners of the Full and Half Marathon events at the Celgene Finish Line. The top Breast Cancer Survivor finisher of the Full Marathon event will also be honored. Age group winners will be posted and announced in the Family Reunite Area starting at 10:30 a.m., and 26.2 with Donna Top Finisher Patches will be available for pick-up at the results tent.
Lost and Found
For lost items, please visit the information booth in the Post Race Celebration Area. However, articles of clothing left along the race route are left at the owner’s expense and will NOT be taken to lost and found. All clothing left along the race route will be donated to local shelters. Lost and found items will be kept for 30 days after the marathon and can be collected by emailing or calling (904) 355-PINK (7465).