It’s time to celebrate the NEW 2021 YEAR!!! New Smyrna Beach NEW YEAR’S DAY 5K Run/Walk presented by the Flagler Avenue Business Association is open for registration.
Flagler Ave Boardwalk – Beach
101 Buenos Aires St
New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169
Schedule of Events – Saturday, January 1, 2022
7am Packet Pickup is Open. Masks and Social Distancing required by all.
8am 5K Run/Walk Corrals begin. Participants must follow safety guidelines and arrive at start line at their scheduled corral start time.
This is a BEACH run/walk in the sand.
The race will Start and Finish on the beach; in front of the Flagler Ave Boardwalk in New Smyrna Beach.
Entry Fees – 5K Run/Walk (RACE CAPACITIES ARE IN PLACE. Once the In-Person registration corral spots are full, the In-Person option to participate will close.)
Present- Dec 31st by noon – $25.00 Online Registration Only
At Race Start – $30.00 Cash or Check only *Please Note: If Race Registration reaches capacity, there will be NO Day Of Registrations allowed.
Online Registration will close December 31, 2021 @ NOON
**Registration is non-refundable.
Race Specific Shirt (sizes not guaranteed for registrations after 12/21/2021) Inventory is updated through registration. If the size you prefer is not listed, it is no longer available.
Water Stop on route (pass twice); Water Refill Station at Start/Finish Line
Free, Professional Race Photos – Available for free download after the event
For More Information about events produced by the Flagler Avenue Business Association, please visit their website at: FlaglerAve.com
Race Timing/ Scoring
The race will be professionally timed and scored. Disposable, electronic chips will be attached to the bib number. In order to get the best read possible, you need to wear your bib number unaltered on the front of your shirt pinned at all four corners. Do not have any clothing covering your bib number.
Results will be posted online concluding the event.
Rules & Frequently Asked Questions:
Where does the race take place?
This is a Beach Run/Walk in the sand. The race course begins on the beach near the boardwalk at the Flagler Avenue Beach Approach in New Smyrna Beach.
When is Packet Pickup?
All packets (race bib number, event shirt, and finisher medal) can be picked up on Saturday, Jan 1st starting at 7am. Please have your registration number (email confirmation) with you for easy pickup.
Will there be results posted at the race?
Results will be posted at the race site and on this website on the RESULTS tab.
Will there be a Finisher Medal?
YES, there is a finisher medal for this race! Registration includes an finisher medal, event shirt, chip-timed bib, free professional photographs, and a beautiful route along the beach.
Who gets the event T-shirt?
Only pre-registered runners that successfully complete the online registration and payment processes ten weekdays before the race are guaranteed a race t-shirt with registration. Pre-registered runners in the ten days leading to the race are first to receive their shirt and preferred size. The remaining shirts for walk-up registrations are available until they run out. Quantities and sizes are not guaranteed for day-of registrations.
Are dogs/animals allowed to participate in this event?
No. As much as we love our pets too, the safety of participants is our main concern. Pets are not allowed on this beach run/walk.
What do I do with my personal items while I’m running?
There is NO bag drop available, per covid safety protocol. Please plan to carry any items you bring or leave them in your vehicle.
Should I bring my own water?
YES!! Please plan to carry your own water or hydration. While on the beach, we try to limit our waste and pollution that may blow into the ocean. We encourage renewable and sustainable methods of water distribution at events to reduce our litter impact. We will have water bottles available.
How much does it cost?
Early registration is $25 per person. There is an online processing fee of $2.75.
In person registration on January 1, 2022 is $30, cash or check only. (If race has not reached capacity)
Registration fees are non-refundable. We have a strict No Transfer policy.
Will the race be held if it’s raining?
The race is a “rain or shine” event. All participants are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather.
Will there be an awards ceremony?
Results will be available online.
Where is parking?
The boardwalk parking at Flagler Ave Boardwalk has times and fees posted. If you park in the Flagler Ave Boardwalk parking lot at race start, you will need to pay daily fee or get a pass. However, there is free parking along Flagler Ave. There are a few free parking lots off of Flagler Ave as well. Obey all parking signs for locations for free and day-fee parking rules.