Lighthouse Loop Half Marathon and 5K

Sunday, October 29, 2017 7:00 AM
4009 halifax drive
Port Orange, FL

Event Summary:
You could not ask for a more picturesque Half Marathon in Central Florida. The city of Ponce is welcoming the runners of the community and visitors alike with open arms! The Half Marathon route will head south A1A where you will be met by Florida’s tallest Lighthouse while looping around to enjoy the beauty of Peninsula Road along the river and under canopied trees.
Event Details:


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Sunday, October 29, 2017

The Half Starts at 7:00 a.m.

The 5k Starts at 7:15 a.m.

Location: Starting from "DJ's Deck"  Port Orange, FL


**Also as a Virtual run to earn your shirt and finisher's medal and support the Volusia County High School Athletics!  See the bottom of this page for more information.



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Starting from DJ's Deck at the Northeast corner of the Dunlawton Bridge, Port Orange, FL out Dunlawton Ave to south on A1A, around Florida’s tallest Lighthouse and back via north on Peninsula Blvd. and over the Dunlawton bridge to the finish line at Aunt Catfish’s on the River  for a great After Party in the PartyZone!

PROCEEDS – The ten Volusia County High School Athletic Departments are the beneficiary of the Lighthouse loop Half Marathon & 5k. We have raised over $98,000 in our first 4 years!



All paper registrations must be post marked by 10/16/17



COURSE MAP -5k: Starts at 7:15am AFTER the Half Marathoners start.


Half Marathoners start.


 Half Marathon: Starts at 7:00am



Half Marathon Awards:  Top Overall Male & Female; Top Male & Female Master, Top 3 in Age Groups 17 & under; 18-24, 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-59; 70-74; 75+

5K Awards: Top Overall Male & Female; Top Male & Female Master, Top 3 Male & Female Age Groups 9 & Under; 10-14, 15-19; 20-24; 25-29, 30-34, 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-74, 75+

Celebrate your accomplishments with us in the Party Zone immediately following the race at Aunt Catfish's on the River!

The normal runner fare of bananas, etc. will be provided as well as a breakfast buffet compliments of Aunt Catfish’s on the River. DJ and door prizes!!


Be sure to indicate where you will be picking up your race packet.  You will be asked which location when you register.

Pick up your race packets from DJ's Deck located at 79 E. Dunlawton Blvd under the bridge on the northeast side and check out the starting location on

Friday, October 27th Noon-7pm

Saturday, October 28th Noon-5pm

Race Morning: Starting at 5:30 a.m.
Or pick up in DeBary on Thursday October 26nd (only) at the WVR Clubhouse located at 155 S. Richard Beall Blvd, Suite B. (17-92 next to Zorba’s Restaurant) from 2pm-7pm


Both the 5k and Half Marathon will be professionally timed. All participants will receive a timing chip attached to their bib in their race packets.

Entry fees are nonrefundable. Credit cards accepted during online registration only. Cash or Check only accepted at packet pick up or on race day.


Can't make it to witness this gorgeous route?  We will miss you, but you don't have to miss out on this "WOW" Finisher's Medal.  Click on "Register Now" and choose the "Virtual" option. The Virtual registration price will remain $40.00 throughout registration.

Register as a Virtual Runner and log 13.1 miles any time between October 15 - November 12, 2017. You will be emailed instructions on how to upload your results and photos and we will even post your results on the virtual finisher's page.

Once we receive your results, you can expect your medal and shirt to be shipped out the week of November 13, 2017.

Hopefully you can make it in person in 2018!




Event Tags:
13.1 Mile, 5 K, Road, Running Event

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