Run for a great cause at the Five Points of Life One-Miler in conjunction with First Magnitude Brewing Company.

The Five Points of Life Foundation and LifeSouth Community Blood Centers are excited to invite you to be a part of the Second Annual Five Points of Life One-Miler, in conjunction with First Magnitude Brewing Company. The One-Miler will take place on Sunday, November 5, 2017.

All proceeds from the event benefit the Five Points of Life Foundation, who raises awareness for the five ways to share life through the donation of blood, apheresis, marrow, organ/tissue and cord blood.

Five Point of Life One-Miler
Dates: Sunday, November 5, 12:00 p.m.


First Magnitude Brewing Company (1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL) The one-mile road course starting and finishing in close proximity to First Magnitude.


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Race Day Information:

We are excited to partner with First Magnitude Brewing Company to bring back this event. After you race, feel free to stay and enjoy this great venue. Snacks and water will be provided for all runners. Each runner will receive one Free Beverage at First Magnitude and Bubba Luigi’s Road Trip Food Truck will be available for lunch after the race. Each runner will receive $1 off any item. We will have the Bloodmobile onsite from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. so please consider giving blood!

  • Wave 1- Runners: Participants need to be at the start line at 11:50 a.m. with their provided race numbers on the front of their shirt. The run will begin promptly at 12 p.m. starting on Veitch Street, in front of First Magnitude Brewing Company. We do ask that you keep the course wheels free (bikes, strollers, wheelchairs etc.).
  • Wave 2- Participants report to the start line at 12:00 p.m. Wave start times are not guaranteed and will vary depending on the previous group. Please be in close proximity to the Start line so you do not miss your wave. Strollers and wheelchairs are permitted only in Wave 2: Family/Walkers. Other wheels (bikes, skateboards, etc. are not permitted).

Packet Pickup:

Pre-registered runners are encouraged to attend early packet pickup on Friday, November 3 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at LifeSouth Community Blood Centers (4039 Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32607). Please bring a photo ID to packet pickup.

On-site Registration and Packet Pickup will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 5 at First Magnitude Brewing Company (1220 SE Veitch Street, Gainesville, FL 32601). Please bring a photo ID to packet pickup.

Parking Information:

Please park in the designated event parking at First Magnitude, Continental Imports or available street parking. Parking will also be available at the former RTS Employee Lot (100 SE 10th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32601) beginning at 10:00 a.m. Access will not be available after 11:30 a.m. until the completion of the race.

Course Map:

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Sponsorships for the One-Miler are available. For more information, contact Chelsea Maxwell at 352.224.1611 or

Thank you to our sponsors!

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