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GATE River Run

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This was the first year that I have run the Gate River Run, but I have heard about it for years... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2013
supercat912
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Jacksonville, Florida
Great first GRR!

I have lived in Jacksonville for almost 20 years, but it wasn't till i completed the Gate River Run... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2013
DrivenMeg
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Jacksonville, Florida
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15-K running course, can start along AllTel Stadium or at north end of Main Street Bridge.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good9%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
18 May 2015
“No your not a runner ”
24 Feb 2015
“One of the best events in Jax”
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Reviewed 1 May 2013

This was the first year that I have run the Gate River Run, but I have heard about it for years. It is extremely well organized - signing up, packet pickup, and the race day was smooth sailing. The course itself was very well laid...More

Thank supercat912
Reviewed 19 March 2013

I have lived in Jacksonville for almost 20 years, but it wasn't till i completed the Gate River Run that I felt like a true jacksonvillian. Great course and fun experience!

Thank DrivenMeg
Reviewed 13 November 2012

I've only been as a supporter, but its exactly what you'd expect of something like this. Its always great to support a cause and the Gate River Run is a big running event.

Thank Meghan L
Reviewed 11 October 2012

I have done this run twice in my life, both times with my brtother. We have run in 10k and longer races throughout the eastern coast of the US together but this race makes even a casual roadracer like us feel like an Olympian here...More

Thank machspeed
Reviewed 1 September 2012

As a Jacksonville resident, the River Run is one thing I don't want to miss. I was not a runner when I ran my first River Run but after completing my first, it changed my opinion of large sactioned runs. There is so much energy...More

Thank diguan
Reviewed 12 June 2012

it was packed w/ a bunch of world class runners and people who just wanted to just get out, even people showing off their costumes and banners. Everyone cheers on runners as they pass. the course is very nice and great scenery!

Thank advisormember4ever
Reviewed 16 March 2012

Nice to have a great attraction for our communtiy and feel all of the support of many local businesses.

Thank SwampDiva
Reviewed 2 January 2012

There are way too many people for this event and not enough resources. The crowds are great and the run is very scenic but I will not be participating in it again.

Thank alicia0325
Reviewed 13 May 2008

The gate river run would be a beautiful and exciting run if it weren't for the hoards of people and un-organization! It is indeed the largest 15k in the USA. It took me 15 minutes to just cross the start line (and yes, that 15...More

1  Thank kpreugs
Reviewed 25 February 2008

I've run the Gate River Run Since 1998. It's the biggest 15KM race in the country. The race is on second Saturday on March. Contact JTCRUNNING.COM if you need more information.

Thank marathonmanjax
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