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Firecracker 5000, 10k, & Mile Details

From the South: 

o Travel US Hwy 65 North towards Branson. o Exit on Business Route US-65 and turn right toward downtown Branson. o After Skaggs Hospital, take the Round-About onto 5-lane Branson Landing Boulevard across the bridge and into the north (Belk) entrance.

Directions to Firecracker 5000

If you have never visited Branson Landing you’re in for a treat! Here is how to get there! Parking    is    at    the    north    entrance    (Belk    entrance),    parking    garage,    and    south    entrance    (Bass    Pro entrance). Remember, this year the race will start at the north entrace of Branson Landing.

From the North: 

o Travel US Hwy 65 South towards Branson. o Exit on Business Route US-65 and turn left toward downtown Branson. o After Skaggs Hospital, take the Round-About onto 5-lane Branson Landing Boulevard across the bridge and into the north (Belk) entrance.

General Race Information                                                                   

Race Date: Tuesday ,July 4th, 2017  7:30am                                                           Location: Branson Landing, Branson, Missouri Fees: Individuals - 5k $20 10k $25 until July 1st 5 more thereafter Teams - Individual’s fee for each participant plus an additional $20 fee per team through July 1st. (Individual fee increases on early packet pick-up. No Team registrations will be accepted the day of the race.) The additional team fee is assessed to cover the costs of additional awards given to each team member in winning teams. Registering: Mail-in individual and team registration forms may be found on our Registration page and must be received no later than July 1st, 2017 Individuals and teams may also register during the early packet pickup event on July 3rd, 2017 between 3pm and 6pm at Academy Sports Individuals may register the day of race between 6:15am and 7:15am at Branson Landing, Branson, MO. However, no team registrations will be accepted on this date. If you choose to mail in your registration form please send it in time for it to reach our mailbox no later than July 1st, 2017. If you are unsure about the form reaching us in time please use the online registration option. Other options are to come to the early packet pickup event, or plan to be at Branson Landing early on race day to register on location. If we do not receive your registration in the mail by July 1st we will not be able to confirm you as a registered runner on race day and a new registration form and fee must be submitted. If this should occur please rest assured that we will return your initial registration form and payment to you once we receive it in our mailbox. Please remember to register and show up early on race day! Shirts will be provided for the first 600 runners. Last year we ran out and we do not want to upset anyone! Course   Description:   The   course   for   Firecracker   5000   2017    We   will   start   at   the   fountains   right   in   the     middle   of   the   Branson   Landing.   The   course   will   run   along   the   Bass   Pro   parking   lot   into   the   Rv   park     down   to Alexsander   Park   and   back.   On   the   switch   back   at   Bass   Pro   you   will   run   along   the   back   side      of the   Landing   around   the   Belk   parking   lot   and   then   back   to   the   fountians.   It   is   a   level   course   for   all     walkers/runners and provides a nice breeze by Lake Taneycomo. Finish Line:  Managed by Ridge Runner Sports. Ozark Racing Systems, Springfield, MO Awards: Individuals: 1st $25, 2nd $15, 3rd $10 Overall winners (male & female) 5k,10K: 1st Place, 2nd Place, and 3rd Place Trophy Overall winners (male & female) 5k,10K: 1st Place, 2nd Place, and 3rd Place Trophy Awards to Masters (40+) male & female: o 10K 1st Place - $25, 2nd Place - $15, 3rd Place - $10 o 5K 1st Place - $25, 2nd Place - $15, 3rd Place - $10 Medal   awards   three   deep   in   the   follwoing   age   divisions   male   &   female:   10   &   under,   11-14,   15- 19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74,75-79,   80 & up Teams Medal awards for each team member.  * if we have more than one youth team we will have a youth division 10K 1st Place, 2nd Place, and 3rd Place 5K  1st Place, 2nd Place, and 3rd Place Additional Team Information: Teams must consist of no less than 5 members and no more than 7 members. Cross country scoring will be used to calculate teams’ scores for awards. Absolutely NO team registrations will be allowed on race day! Post-Race   Celebration:   Refreshments,   awards,   and   drawing   of   GREAT   DOOR   PRIZES   for   registered runners!

Early Packet Pick-Up Even

Date: Monday, July 3rd, 2017                   Location: Academy Sports     Time: Noon to 6pm 610 Camino St Springfield, MO 65804 417.882.5590                     or Race morning 6:15am to 7:15 am at The Branson Landing
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