4th Annual Green Run/Walk 02/22/2014

View 2013 Race Day
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EVENT DETAILS

 

The 4th ANNUAL RIVERBEND 5K GREEN RUN/WALK will take place on Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 7:30 am at Riverbend Park in Jupiter, Florida. Proceeds from the event benefit the Jupiter Environmental Research and Field Studies Academy at Jupiter High School. Race day events will include a 5K chip timed run and a one mile kids run. There will also be "Green" vendors displaying environmentally friendly services and products.

 

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

 

  • 7:30 AM - 5K Run/Walk (all ages)
  • 8:30 AM - 1K Kids Run (Kindergarten - 5th Grade*)
  • 8:45 AM -Awards Ceremony

 

Prizes will be awarded in each race class and gender.
*Must be no more than age 10 as of 2/21/14
Cash/Checks ONLY please on the day of the race.  The first 300 participants will be guaranteed a T-shirts so please register early!

 

Download Registration Form

 

Register online through our active.com page to take advantage of our discounted pre-race fee.

 

Participants may pre-register for the Riverbend 5K Green Run or the 1K Green Kids Walk.

 


Download the 2014
5K Green Run/Walk at Riverbend Park brochure

 

 

For more information contact our Race Coordinator Anita Daniels at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

2013 facebook 5K Green Run

 

 

 

YES! I want to support the Jupiter Environmental Research and Field Studies Academy by making a donation to the 5K Green Run Walk at Riverbend Park in Jupiter!

 

PRE-REGISTRATION FEES

 

  • 5K Green Run/Walk Pre-Registration Fee -  $30.00
  • 5K Run/Walk Student Pre-Registration - $25.00
  • 1K Kids Green Run (Kindergarten - 5th Grade*) Pre-Registration - $10.00

DAY OF REGISTRATION FEES

 

  • 5K Green Run/Walk Race Day Registration Fee  - $35.00
  • 5K Run/Walk Student Race Day Registration - $30.00
  • 1K Kids Green Run/Walk (Kindergarten - 5th Grade*) Race Day Registration Fee  - $15.00

* Must be no more than age 10 as of 2/22/14

 

Cash/Checks ONLY please on the day of the race. The first 300 participants will be guaranteed a T-Shirt so register early!

 

RACE INFORMATION

 

RACE LOCATION: Riverbend Park, Jupiter


THE COURSE: The 5 kilometer (3.1 mile) course begins and ends at Riverbend Park, a hidden treasure in the heart of Jupiter. The crushed coral race pathway takes you through a beautiful nature preserve which is home to many native Florida animal, bird, and plant species.


DIRECTIONS: The entrance to Riverbend Park is located on the south side of Indiantown Road just 1 mile west of the turnpike entrance.

For more information: For further inquiries please Race Coordinator, Anita Daniels at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 

 


 

 

PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE JUPITER ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH AND FIELD STUDIES ACADEMY AT JUPITER HIGH SCHOOL

 

The mission of the Partnership for Environmental Education is. . .

 

To receive and administer funds for the purpose of engaging, promoting, and supporting environmental
education, environmental stewardship, and environmentally responsible citizens.

 

Fund Raising efforts support the Environmental Research and Field Studies Academy at Jupiter
Community High School a four-year Magnet school program designed to meet the needs of students
who wish to pursue an academic curriculum with an emphasis on environmental studies.

 

 

JUPITER STUDENTS FOCUS ON THE ENVIRONMENT!

 

  • Ecological principles and processes
  • Environmental awareness
  • Field studies and research
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Interdisciplinary learning

 

JERFSA IS AN AWARD WINNING ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM!

 

2012 Neal White Named 2012 Environmental Champion! -Environmental Champion Award Presented at NatureScaping 2012 at MacArthur Beach State Park.

 

2012 Packet Pick-Up: Friday, February 22, 2013, 4-6 pm at TriRunning Sports,
813 Donald Ross Road, Juno Beach, Florida 33408-1604

 

2012 JERFSA places 12th in nationwide North American Envirothon Competition

 

2011 “Green School of Excellence”, presented by:  FAU-Pine Jog Environmental Education
Center and Community Foundation for Palm Beach & Martin Counties

 

2011 Teacher, Phil Weinrich, "Environmental Educator of the Year" Pine Jog Education
Center Green Gala Award

 

2011 "Environmental Education Program of the Year" Pine Jog Education Center Green
Gala Award.

 

2009 “Education Award” Treasure Coast Chapter of the Florida Association of
Environmental Professionals.

2009 “Green School of Excellence”, presented by:  FAU-Pine Jog Environmental Education
Center and Community Foundation for Palm Beach & Martin Counties

2008 Cooperative Conservation Award, U.S. Secretary of the Interior

2007 National Hands on the Land Award, National Environmental Education Association

2005 Environmental Achievement Award, U.S. Department of the Interior

THANK YOU SPONSORS!!


PRESENTING SPONSOR

Florida   Crystals - Presenting Sponsor


CORPORATE CHAMPION

BRAMAN-  corporate sponsor

South Florida Title Insurers

GREEN GROUP

 

FPL-Green Group

 

Kelly-Fulton-  Green Group

 

Only Trees


Waste Management

Core Associates

GREEN FRIEND

 

Sports Authority, Green Friend Sponsor of the Riverbend 5K Green Run/Walk


Gentile   Holloway - Green Friend

Rudys-  Green Friend

 

Bristol Management   Green Friend

 

Affinity   Construction

 

HEW - Hard Exercise Works

 

FAU Honors College

 

Genesis Dermatology

 

Kekki Chiropractic

 

Integrated Medical Center

 

Peace & Plenty

 

Benjamin Environmental Sustatinability Team

 

drbbates

Lice Advisors

 

Comerica

 

Spinelli Air Conditioning

 

Spinelli Air Conditioning

 

EXHIBITOR


The River Center