Barefoot Fun Run Event Details
You don’t have to be barefoot.
Run or walk in anything you want from nothing to clogs. Help us raise money for MD Anderson.
Win a Pair of Barefoot shoes!
Every registered participant has a chance to win one of ten pairs of minimalist footwear. Drawing will be held on race day. See the shoes here.
This is the original and still the best barefoot run in central Florida. Please be sure to add firstname.lastname@example.org to your address book to ensure you receive race updates.
100% of all proceeds from the race will be donated to MD Anderson Cancer Center, Orlando. This is a great race for a fantastic cause!
Race Date: November 19th, 2011
Registration fee: $30 per participant. Register by Sepember 30th and save $5 plus get an autographed copy of Michael Sandler’s book, Barefoot Running.
Seminole State Forest Trail Head (Google map)
Wekiva River Road (on Hwy 46, West of I-4)
Sorrento, FL 32776
Hotels nearby: Click here to see hotels in Google Maps
The Seminole State Forest trailhead is a great venue for minimalist running. The compacted sand trails wind through some of the most scenic wilderness areas in Central Florida
The standard distance is 5K but we may also include a 3K for kids, families and walkers. This is intended to be a fun race for families and individuals of all ages and running abilities. Everyone is welcome.
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Race Day Schedule
Note: this schedule is subject to change. Please check back often. We will email a finalized schedule about a week prior to the race.
7:45 AM – Check-in
8:15 AM – Barefoot Running Clinic
Lead by Michael Sandler, barefoot running expert, best selling author and author of the book aptly titled Barefoot Running.
9:00 AM – Welcome Runners
Course review and cancer survivors recognized.
9:15 AM – Race Start
Announcement will be given
10:15 AM – MD Anderson Check Presentation
10:30 AM – Wrap up & prize giveaway
10:45 AM – Book Signing and Q&A with Michael Sandler