JACKSONVILLE, FL (January 23, 2014) – The Jacksonville Area & the Town of Nocatee welcomes a unique new family event called The Flavor Run. The race is a whole new take on the popular colored powdered runs. This new family fun 5K supports local communities and businesses through a unique experience that engages all the senses; sight, smell, touch, hearing and TASTE. Yes. FRUIT FLAVORED POWDER; blueberry, strawberry, watermelon, grape, banana, and orange.
The event will be held/hosted in the town of NOCATEE (www.Nocatee.com) on Saturday, April 5th, 2014 with the first wave starting at 9AM. Registration for the event opened on December 1, 2013 and runners can register at http://www.FlavorRun.com.
The Flavor Run is meant for all levels and ages of runners. This 5K promotes a fun, family, community event where participants are coated from head to toe in different colored, fruit flavored, celebration powder at each mile. These FDA approved, all natural flavors, including banana, orange, grape, strawberry, watermelon, and blueberry will be spread throughout the run at aptly named “flavor stations” where runners will be covered with the powder as they run by. To continue with the family friendly atmosphere, there will also be a one-mile family run.
The two amazing Charity Partners chosen by The Flavor Run are the HEAL Foundation & Camp Boggy Creek. The HEAL Foundation which serves as an outreach organization providing, educational programs and camps tailored to the needs of our Autism Community. Camp Boggy Creek’s mission is to foster a spirit of joy by creating a free, safe and medically sound camp environment that enriches the lives of children with serious illnesses and their families.
About The Flavor Run
The Flavor Run 5k supports local charities and local businesses through creating a unique fun run engaging all of your senses; taste, smell, touch, hearing, and sight. During this family friendly 5k, there will be Flavor Stations that will cover you in fruit flavored (FDA Approved/All Natural Corn Starch) celebration color powder followed by a refreshing taste of delicious fruits. Visit http://www.FlavorRun.com to learn more.