Tijuana Flats Summer Beach Run

Tijuana Flats Summer Beach Run
Date Aug 27, 2022
Saturday
Distance 1mi, 5k, 8k/5mi
Course Type Road

Race Information

JTC Running is pleased to present the Summer Beach Run.  The first Summer Beach Run was held in 1965 when the Beatles were taking the US by storm. Long hair with long sideburns was the rage, and we had not yet put a man on the moon.

The first event consisted of 25 to 30 runners who were taken by truck to the starting line at Hannah Park. There were only men running the race that year. Most were high school cross country runners getting ready for the season. The race in those days was a straight shot down the beach to the Jacksonville Beach Lifeguard Station. The Seawalk Pavilion would not be built for another 40 years. In 2019 over 1,500 runners and walkers celebrated the 55th running of the event.

Related Events

Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following 1st Place Sports events.

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Light Up The House 5K Dec (TBD), 2022 Road Road 1mi 5k
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Run Santa Run Dec (TBD), 2022 Road Road 1mi 5k
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5K/8K Superhero Run Feb (TBD), 2023 Road Road 1mi 5k 8k/5mi
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Moo-ve It 5K Feb (TBD), 2023 Road Road 1mi 5k
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Wine and Chocolate Run Apr (TBD), 2023 Road Road 5k
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Tour de Pain Aug 12 - Aug 4 2023 Road Road 1mi Other 4mi 5mi
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