Date: Sunday, February 26, 2017 Time: 7:30 AM
Following the sold out, highly successful Run For The Paws on July 10, 2016, we’re ready for Round Two!
Be a part of the largest charitable race in South Florida to benefit dogs and cats in need. 100% of proceeds go to the Tri-County Animal Rescue located in Boca Raton, Florida (A No-Kill Shelter).
This is an Accu-Chip timed race with prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in each age and gender group. Other great prizes will be raffled off after the race!
When you complete the CERTIFIED 10K (6.2 mile) course, you will receive a beautiful Paws finisher medal (as shown) engraved on the back "Run For The Paws 10K - 2017, I Helped Save Lives" complete with metallic black neck ribbon.
In addition, you will receive an attractive Run For The Paws 10K T-shirt commemorating your achievement and charitable gift.
Starting and ending at the FAU, you’ll run through the campus as well as through the El Rio Trail's well maintained canal where you’ll see turtles, great blue herons, Anhingas, owls, butterflies, iguanas and other wildlife.
FAU Campus is located at 777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, FL 33431 and the event starts from Lot 27. There is a substantial number of parking spots availalbe including a parking garage directly adjacent to the start line.
Open to all age groups, but no strollers, please.
No dogs on the course.
Water stations and refreshments will be provided.
Packet pick up times and dates TBA.
Race will take place rain or shine.
Each runner must enter individually.
All participants must print, sign, and bring waiver to the event.