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Roots & Ruts Off Road 5k | Family Fun Run | Post-Race Expo

Save the date – April 25, 2020

The second annual Roots & Ruts Off Road 5K Run/Walk features a track through the North Jupiter Flatwoods Natural Area, a 160-acre natural area preserves comprised of mesic flatwoods, wet flatwoods, depression marsh, and dome swamp ecosystems. It is also home to several populations of rare plants including Atlantic St. John’s-wort, trumpet creeper, and yellow jessamine.




Run/Walk Information:

  • The race will start promptly at 8:00 a.m. at The Els Center of Excellence, 18370 Limestone Creek Road, Jupiter, FL 33458
  • Race awards will take place at approximately 9:00 a.m.
  • AccuChipUSA will provide net timing to each participant
  • Early packet pickup will be on April 23, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Pavilion at The Els Center of Excellence
  • Strollers and pets are not allowed on the 5K course
  • Participants are recommended to be cautious and aware at all times as there are multiple ground surfaces throughout the race including pavement, gravel, sand, and grass


  • $30/runner | Early-bird through January 2, 2020
  • $35/runner | January 3 – April 23, 2020
  • $40/runner, based on availability | April 24 and day of the race – April 25, 2019


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Family Fun Run | Post – Race Expo

Following the 5K, from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m., all runners and attendees are invited to join us for our Family Fun Run and Post-Race Expo. Along with our race awards, the expo will feature vendors, family-friendly activities, and lunch options! The expo will be a celebration of the awesome talents of people with autism and a morning you will not want to miss!

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Contact: Paige Scollard
Phone: 561-320-9532