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GATE River Run

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A Jacksonville Event!

The Gate River run is a huge event each year in Jacksonville. Thousands of people turn out to run... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jen G
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Jacksonville, Florida
via mobile
No your not a runner

Too many out of shape I am gonna run/walk a marathon wannabes go home train and come back when you... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2015
Travel242424
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Jacksonville
via mobile
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15-K running course, can start along AllTel Stadium or at north end of Main Street Bridge.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good9%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“A Jacksonville Event!”
18 May 2015
“No your not a runner ”
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Jacksonville, FL
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Gate River run is a huge event each year in Jacksonville. Thousands of people turn out to run, walk and to cheer.

Thank Jen G
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Too many out of shape I am gonna run/walk a marathon wannabes go home train and come back when you can compete. This a marathon not a moronathon.

3  Thank Travel242424
Reviewed 25 February 2015

3 Kilometers in, nice run so far. Nice sites and great people volunteering to hand out water. I am on a roll and could keep this pace up for days. “Thanks anyway, but no water needed yet”. 6 Kilometers in, wow is that my sweat...More

Thank DFactor
Reviewed 28 October 2014

The world's biggest and best 10k. Truly a wonderful tradition for runners/walkers of all description.

Thank Carfredo
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Let's face it, it's the reason you didn't give up on your New Year's resolution in February. Too many people and not enough road at this event. Be prepared to run in a giant pack for the first few miles.

1  Thank JaredBailey
Reviewed 19 March 2014

This is the most amazing event I've ever run! It's got beautiful scenery and amazing community support! Do it... don't think, just get registered for the next race!

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 6 October 2013

I'm an amputee, having lost my left leg 7 years ago. I was a runner before losing my leg but was hesitant to run this large River Run after. Last year (2012) my Prosthetist decided to get a few amputees together to run this race....More

Thank Gabrielle L
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Well this is Jax's PREMIER running event and I was not too impressed. It is very large and full of stuff like live bands, friendly crowds and nice expo, But that is not what running is about, at least not for me. The roads are...More

2  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 29 June 2013

What's not fun about running a 5K where a city comes out to cheer on the runners in droves?!?! People host bloody mary parties and invite the runners to stop by. Great event in a great city!

2  Thank ClemsonShannon
Reviewed 4 June 2013

If you like running in crowds, this is the event for you. The scenery in the San Marco portion of the run makes the event worth running in crowds. It never fails that there will be self entitled runners that think its ok to run...More

Thank noreservations904
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