Summer 2017 Bushwacker 5K
Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters of N.W.F.


Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 7:30 A.M. PLACE: Quietwater Boardwalk (Quietwater Beach across from Visitor Information Center @ light), Pensacola Beach, FL.

A point to point 3.1 mile (Certified 5k, 1OO48EBM) course starting at South Santa Rosa Rec. Center (Shoreline Park), Shoreline Dr., Gulf Breeze. Proceeding east on Shoreline Dr. to Tall Pine Trail and Soundview Trail, looping thru neighborhood to Bob Sikes Bridge and finishing across from the Boardwalk area on Pensacola Beach. Splits at each mile. Water and Aid Stations at 1 mile and 2.5 miles. Course will close to participants and open to traffic after 45 minutes. (Please no pets, skates. roller blades or baby joggers, etc.)


Free bus transportation from Pensacola Beach to starting line will run from 6 AM to 7:00 AM. *** (LAST BUS LEAVES THE BEACH AT 7:00 AM).
Participants should park at Pensacola Beach and ride buses to start. There will be NO transportation returning to Gulf Breeze after the race.

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(Until Tuesday Aug 1st) $2.00 dollar online registration fee.

$25.00 Pre-Registration POST MARKED by Sat, July 29
$30.00 Late Registration thru Friday, Aug 4.
$30.00 Race Day Sat. Aug 5 (NO SHIRT).

Register in person (Credit cards accepted) Through Sat, July 29 at: Running Wild, 3012 East Cervantes St, Pensacola.

LATE REGISTRATION (No Credit cards accepted) & PACKAGE PICKUP:

Thursday, Aug 3, 4 P.M. To 7 P.M.- Pensacola Running Wild, 3012 East Cervantes St.

Friday, Aug 4 , 4 P.M. To 7:00 P.M.- Pensacola Beach Capt'n Fun Beach Club, Quietwater Boardwalk, Pensacola Beach.

Saturday, Aug 5, 6A.M. To 7A.M. SHARP! Pensacola Beach At Hooters/Bamboo Willies deck on Quietwater Boardwalk Pensacola Beach.

There is no registration at starting line in Gulf Breeze, see transportation above. You Must Register at Quietwater Boardwalk on Pensacola Beach.


5 K Run Awards to Overall Male & Female, Master Male & Female (40+), Grandmaster Male & Female (50+), Senior Grandmaster Male & Female (60+), Male & Female Wheelchair., and top three in Age Divisions (0-9,10-14, 15-19,20-24,25-29,30-34, 35-39,40-44,45-49,5054,55-59,60-64,65-69,70-74,75-79, 80+).
5K Race Walker Awards to top 5 Males & 5 Females. No age group awards.


8 A.M. To 11 A.M. Capt'n Fun Beach Club, Quietwater Boardwalk, Pensacola Beach. Wear your bib for free refreshments.
Food! Fun! Refreshments! Music & Party.


Shirts guaranteed to all our Pre Registered participants in our usual tropical style with toucans.

Visit Bushwacher.htm for prior year photos.

E-mail contact: <>

Big Brothers Big Sisters (850) 433-KIDS, Pensacola or Johnny Graves (850) 733-9090.

Down Load Printable PDF of Registration Form.

Mail Registration to:
Running Wild
3012 East Cervantes, Pensacola Fl. 32503

Register Online: (Until July 28th) $2..00 dollar online registration fee.

If you need help with accommodations on the beach we suggest contacting the Visitor Information Center on Pensacola Beach. They have the latest on what is open and keep up with availability.
Toll Free (800) 635-4803 or (850) 932-1500 or website

A Big Thanks to our Sponsors!!

Capt'n Fun Beach Club ,Dominos Pizza in Gulf Breeze, Running Wild, Walt Graham Food Brokerage