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2018 Roots 'n Shoots...

EVENTS
  • Running: 5K Run
RACE DATE
Saturday, April 14, 2018
REGISTRATION WEBSITE
Location
National Tropical Botanical Garden
Address
4425 Lawai Road
CITY
Koloa
STATE/TERR
Hawaii
Zip
96756
COUNTRY
USA
Description

_ The 2018 Roots 'n Shoots:

The Kauai Marathon and the National Tropical Botanical Garden are excited to be partnering in the Fourth Annual Roots ‘n Shoots Fun Run and Walk on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 8:00am.  This garden 5k is a fundraising event and the fourth ever run to be held on the lush tropical grounds of Allerton and McBryde Gardens. 

Runners and walkers check-in at the NTBG South Shore Visitor Center parking lot starting at 6:00 am and will be shuttled to the start of the 5k, which is located at the beginning of the recently opened Biodiversity Trail, a winding 800-foot path designed to tell the story of plant evolution over the last 450 million years.  The 3.1-mile course meanders through towering rainforest trees, a grove of swaying golden bamboo, tropical fruit trees, and alongside the Lawai Stream.

After the run, participants will enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast sponsored by Living Foods Gourmet Market and Cafe along with coffee provided by Kauai Coffee Company.  

The event also includes a silent action where the funds received will support The Kauai Marathon Youth Running Program, as well as other local non-profit groups that annually benefit from The Kauai Marathon.

Participants are encouraged to explore the gardens after the 5k is finished as shuttle busses back to the parking lot will continue throughout the morning.

Event details and schedule

 

5:30am - Parking is open at the National Tropical Botanical Garden

6:00am - Race bib pick up opens at main shuttle stop next to parking

6:15am - Shuttles begin transporting participants to start line

6:30am - Kauai Coffee tent opens

7am - Silent Auction opens

8am - Fun Run 5K begins 

9:15am - Announcement of the winners of The Kauai Marathon Youth Running Program Scholarship

9:30am - Silent auction ends

All Day - Shuttle return to parking

 

 

Other Info

 

2018 race registration is open.

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