Race Location

Hernando County Public Library
238 Howell Avenue
Brooksville, FL 34601

Race Day Parking 

Available at Brooksville City Hall and Hernando County Government Center. View Map Here.

Race Description

The 5K run will start at 8:00 am. The route will start at the Public Library and race through the hills of Brooksville and finish in the library parking lot.

The Kids Fun Run will start at 9:00 am. The Fun Run is under a mile and is free, please register on Race Roster.

Race Course

USATF Certified Course #FL14115EBM

Race Perks

Race Tee-Shirt and Goody Bag. (All participants registered before 3/4/2017 are guaranteed a shirt).

Post Race food, party and prizes.

Vendors and kids activities will be held in Hernando Park directly behind the Library on East Fort Dade Avenue.

Early Packet Pickup

Thursday March 9  from 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the YMCA in Hernando County in Spring Hill.

Friday March 10 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Hernando County Public Library in Brooksville.

Saturday March 11 from 6:00 am to 7:45 am at the Hernando County Public Library in Brooksville.

Race Day Schedule

6:00 am Late registration and packet pickup

7:45 am Packet pick up and late registration ends

8:00 am 5k Race begins

9:00 am Kids Fun Run begins




The awards ceremony will take place following the Kids Fun Run in Hernando Park, directly behind the library.

Top three male and female receive award. Top three, except overall award winners, in age group will receive awards. 

All 5k finishers will receive a medal.

All Kids Fun Run participants receive a ribbon.


The fastest male & female participant currently employed in a library, a retired librarian, recent graduates and students currently enrolled in library school! Just register online as a current library employee and you are qualified to participate.

Timing and Scoring

USATF Certified chip timed course provided by RaceSmith.