Can I do both events?
Yes, you can! Or you can just do the 5K or just do the paddleboard race.
Do I need my own paddleboard?
Yes, or you can rent one from a local vendor. See the list on our events details page: https://www.keywesthalfmarathon.com/hemingway-event-details/
Where do I drop off my paddleboard?
You can drop off your paddleboard on Southernmost Beach by Duval and South Street.
Where do I park?
The closest parking lot is on United Street and Duval Street. There is plenty of street parking available.
Where is packet pickup?
Packet pickup will be located on the beach by the Southernmost Beach Cafe, at 1317 Duval Street. Saturday, July 23rd – 3 PM – 7 PM. Paddleboard participants MUST pick up their packet before 4:30 PM.
Will there be gear check?
Yes, by the registration area on the beach by the Southernmost Beach Cafe, 1317 Duval Street.
Where is the race start?
The Paddleboard Race starts at the beach by the Southern Most Beach Cafe, at 1317 Duval Street. The 5K start will be by the Southernmost Point.
Will there be hydration on the course?
Yes, at miles 1 and 2.
Will there be awards?
Yes, paddleboard will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, Male and Female. First place – 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, for a stock board.
The 5K will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, Male and Female overall, Masters Male and Female, Male and Female in 10 year Age Groups. and, Male and Female Walkers Overall.
How do I volunteer?
Please email Barb firstname.lastname@example.org. Volunteers receive free gear and can attend the awards party.