SIGN-UP NOW to hear about news, important events and updates to Youthrunner.com!


Daily's Ortega River Run


Daily's Ortega River Run A Jacksonville Grand Prix Event



February 26, 2011


St. Mark’s Episcopal Day School
4114 Oxford Avenue


8:00 AM -

One mile 8:30 AM -

5 Mile Race starts and finishes in front of St. Mark's Episcopal Church.

The Course

The One Mile Race begins in front of the school on Ortega Blvd. and loops back just before the Ortega River Bridge. The Five Mile Race begins in front of the school on Ortega Blvd., passes over both the Ortega River Bridge and the Roosevelt Blvd. Bridge, while coursing through beautiful neighborhoods with tree-lined streets. Water stations are located throughout. All miles and turns will be clearly marked. Traffic will be controlled by the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Be careful for you own safety.


Start: The 5 mile and one mile races start from the same location in front of the school on Ortega Blvd. The 5 mile race will have around 1,500 runners and walkers participating. Please line up according to your ability. No children on the front line in the 5 mile race.

Finish: Both races finish on Oxford Ave. in front of the school. The 5 mile race will be using Champion Chip timing. Make sure you pick up your chip at the starting line prior to starting the race. You must cross timing mats at the start and finish for a net time.

Post Race Festival:

A lively and family-friendly Street Fair with something for all ages will take place before, during, and after both races. Stopby all the booths for refreshments and give-a-ways!


Race packets will be available as listed below. Please indicate on your entry the location where you plan to pick up your race packet. All packets not picked up prior to race day will be moved to St. Marks for day-of-race pickup.

  • 1st Place Sports, 3931 Baymeadows Road in Jacksonville
  • 1st Place Sports, 2016 San Marco Blvd in Jacksonville
  • 1st Place Sports, 424 South 3rd Street in Jacksonville Beach
  • 1st Place Sports, 550-7 Wells Road in Orange Park

Packets will be available at the 1st Place Sports locations on:

Thursday, February 26th 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Friday, February 27th 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • St. Mark's Episcopal Day School

4114 Oxford Rd, Just off Ortega Blvd.

Friday, February 27th 5:00 PM-8:00 PM

Day of Race 7:00 AM-8:15 AM

Event Dates.

    Event 1
  • Begins:
  • Ends:

  • Event 2
  • Begins:
  • Ends:

  • Event 3
  • Begins:
  • Ends:


St. Mark's Episcopal DaySchool 4114 Oxford Aveue, Jacksonville, FL, US

Past Results.

Past Media.