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4th Annual Kettle Krush 5K/1Mile Fun Run

November 9, 2019

The 4th Annual Kettle Krush 5K/1Mile Fun Run is a community fundraising event for The Salvation Army and for the men, women and children who lives will be changed.

With your support, The Salvation Army is krushing hunger and homelessness and offering hope and a fresh start to families right here in our community. When you see, the iconic Salvation Army RED KETTLES during the holidays remember by being a part of the 4th Annual Kettle Krush 5K/1Mile Fun Run you too are krushing hunger and homelessness in our community. #KettleKrush

Frequently Asked Questions

When & where is the 4th Annual Kettle Krush 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk?

Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019

Albert Whitted Park

480 Bayshore Dr. SE

St. Petersburg, FL  33701


What is the race day timeline?

6:30 am           Day of Pre-Registered Bib Pick-Up & Day of Registration Opens

7:30 am           Pre-Race Announcements

8:00 am           5K Starts

8:10 am           1 Mile Fun Run/Walk Starts

9:00 am           Awards


What is the price of the race and is it timed?

The 5K is chip timed; the 1-mile fun run/walk is not chip timed.

5K: $25 until midnight 6/30/19; $30 7/1/19– 9/30/19; $35 1-/1/19 until midnight 11/8/19; $40 race day

1-mile walk/run – $20 until midnight 11/8/19; $25 race day


What is included in the participant registration price?

Chip timed numbered bib (5K); non-chip timed bib (1 mile)

A dri-fit shirt—5K only—guaranteed if registered by 10/25/19

NOTE:  Shirts are not guaranteed if registering after 10/25/19

Finisher medal for all participants in the 5K & 1 Mile


Are there Awards?

Awards presented to Overall 1st place M/F and to Overall 1st place M/F youth (ages 9 & under)

1st place only M/F awards as follows: 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+


How do I register for the Kettle Krush 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk?

All registrations must be completed on-line at: (RunSignUp link will be published soon)


Can I pick up someone else’s race bib or can someone pick up mine?

Yes, you can pick up for others, however, you must bring a copy of that person’s registration confirmation or photo ID


Where do I park on race day?

Parking is not available in Albert Whitted Park due to race staging.

We suggest using the City of St. Petersburg street parking and parking garages near Albert Whitted Park.

Parking fees will apply.


Is gear-check available race morning?

Gear check/hold is not available on race day.


Are bicycles, rollerblades, scooters, wheeled shoes or other wheeled transportation allowed in the race? 

For safety reasons, except for participants pushing a baby stroller/jogger, no wheeled vehicles including but not limited to scooters, rollerblades, rolling shoes and bicycles are allowed on the race course.  Participants pushing a baby stroller/jogger will line up in a designated start corral.


Are dogs allowed at the race?

Yes.  For safety reasons, dogs must be on a non-retractable leash not to exceed 6’.

Owners must clean up after them and will line up in a designated start corral.


Do you need volunteers and how can they sign up?

YES, we always need volunteers!  Volunteer tasks & times are on the race registration site at:

(RunSignUp link will be included here)


Where can I find 5K & 8K race results?

Results will be available on-site following the race and a link to results will be emailed to all valid email addresses post-race.

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