Frequently Asked Questions For Miami Beach, FL

When does the race start?

The Half Marathon begins promptly at 6:30am on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017. The Freaky 4-Miler will begin promptly at 6:45am on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017.

Where does the race start?

The race start is located at the Jungle Island. 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail, Miami, FL 33132.

Where does the race finish?

The race finish is located at the South Pointe Park, 1 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139.

Where and When is Packet Pick-up?

Packet Pick-up Schedule:

      • Tuesday, Oct. 24th from 11am – 7pm: DICK’S Sporting Goods, 515 Congress Ave., Boynton Beach, FL 33426
      • Wednesday, Oct. 25th from 11am – 7pm: DICK’S Sporting Goods, 2420 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305
      • Thursday, Oct. 26th from 2pm – 7pm: DICK’S Sporting Goods, 3401 North Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33137
      • Friday, Oct. 27th from 12pm (noon) – 7pm: LOCATION TO BE DETERMINED

 ** If someone is going to pick up the packet on your behalf, that person will need a photocopy of your ID!**

How do I get back to my car after the race?

We will have Free shuttles circulating from start to finish-finish to start. Therefore, you will be able to get back to your car if it is at Jungle Island. You have the option of parking near the Start or Finish Areas. The shuttles will be available to all runners and spectators.

Is there an online application available?

Yes. Online Registration


Are wheelchairs and walkers allowed on the course?

This race is very narrow. Therefore, we do not allow wheelchairs on this race. Unassisted walkers are allowed, however, be aware that it may be difficult to maneuver.

Are there time limits for this race?

The time limit is 3 1/2 -4 hours from start to finish.


Is there any finisher recognition?

We provide a finisher medal for every participant. The image is on the homepage for your viewing. Additionally, each runner will have a Finisher certificate available to them.


Are there any awards?

Yes. Firstly, all Finishers in both the Half Marathon & Freaky 4-Miler will receive a commemorative Halloween themed medal! We will have awards for the top 3 Overall winners for both Male & Female, along with Age Group Awards for both Male & Female to the top finishers of 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.


What hotels are there?

There are many hotels to choose from for this race. We recommend staying near the Finish Area of South Pointe Park. The most convenient search is to check and search for locations near South Pointe Park, 1 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139.


Can I have an iPod with headphones?

Yes, our race does allow this.


Is your race certified?



Will there be medical support?

Yes, there will be one medical station at the finish line and three additional stations along the course.


Will there be water stops?

Yes, there will be water stops approximately every mile.


Will there be timing chips/numbers?

Yes, there will be both.


Will there be bathrooms?

Bathrooms on site.


Is there a place to get my gear after the race?

There is a gear check and your gear will be brought to the finishline.