Cocoa Riverfront Park – Cocoa Village, FL (401 Riveredge Blvd., Cocoa, FL 32922)
Marathon: 6:00 am
North Half Marathon: 6:00 am
South Half Marathon: 6:00 am
Although race day temperatures have averaged 53 for the low and 73 for the high, be prepared for cool as well as warm weather. Florida weather is somewhat unpredictable in the later months of the year.
TIMING, COURSE CERTIFICATION & CUT-OFF
Chronotrack timing (disposable tag) will be used for scoring. Both the official time and “net” time will be calculated. All courses are USATF certified. (North Half: FL18058TY, South Half: FL18059TY, Full: FL18060TY) You can use this beautiful flat course as a Boston qualifier. Course officially closes at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon. (7-hour time limit)
At Cocoa Riverfront Park – Open until 6:00 am for bag-check; available after the race until 1:00 p.m. (course limit)
A corral system at the start is aligned according to expected finishing time. Please make sure to fill in the expected finishing time on the registration form or when registering online. (If you are unsure of your expected finishing time, please estimate your expected finishing time based on your average pace per mile).
If anyone is in need of medical assistance, please notify any volunteer and they will help you in obtaining medical assistance. A first aid station will be available at numerous locations along the course as well as the finish line area.
Aid stations will be available on the course as well as at the finish line. Water and Gatorade Endurance sports drink will be available at every aid station. GU brand gels will be available at mile 8 and every aid station from mile 14 through the finish.
NEW SOCIAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES AND RACE DAY PROTOCOLS
2020 Update: New safety protocols and practices based on local health guidelines and industry best practices will be utilized on race day. We will communicate these to all event participants as part of our Captain’s Logs and update here on our website. Thank you for your patience as we work through this process. Virtual option is now available offering flexibility to participants.