FIRECRACKER FLIGHT

July 4th, 2018

Join us on Wednesday, July 4th for the annual Firecracker Flight 5k and 10k in the St. Louis Metro Area (exact location TBD)You are not going to want to miss this one. The Firecracker Flight is an Independence Day-themed run that is perfect for the whole family. The fun includes a costume contest, free kids dash, great post-race food, and plenty of fun activities and vendors! All Firecracker Flight 5k & 10k race participants will receive:

  • Chip-timed run on a Garmin-certified course with live results
  • Custom event shirt (must register by deadline date)
  • Custom 3″ finisher medal for all 5k and 10k participants
  • Awards for top 3 male and female finishers in each age group (every 10 years)
  • Free race pictures
  • Custom race bib
  • Special youth pricing for 12 and under

The Firecracker Flight is part of the Bodies Holiday Race Series. Sign up for the whole series for big discounts and member’s only perks. Can’t make a race, sign up for the virtual race option.

Race Location, Parking & Course Map

TBD  (Map)
STL Metro Area

5K Course Map  | 10K Course is two laps

Race Start Time:

The Firecracker Flight  5k & 10k will start at 8:00 A.M.

Packet Pick Up

TBD

*Packet Pickup is also available on race day at the race location from 6:45 to 7:30 AM.

Race Pricing & Registration:

Firecracker Flight 5k & 10k fees are the same

  • $28 through May 10
  • $32 through June 14
  • $36 through July 2
  • $40 at packet pickup and on race day
    *Virtual Race entries will have a $5 charge for shipping.

Youth (12 & Under) – if they want t-shirt, finisher medal, bib otherwise they can run in the kids dash for free!

  • $16 through July 2 
  • $22 at packet pickup and on race day

Volunteers – can’t run or have someone coming to cheer you on, we are always looking for help! It’s rewarding and we will reward you with a free entry for helping out! Contact us for details.

*You must register by June 25th to be guaranteed a shirt.  We cannot guarantee a shirt or size for registrations placed after this date.

Registration Options:

  1. Register Online Now!
  2. Sign up at packet pickup or race day. 

*Paid registrations cannot be refunded or transferred, see our cancellation policy here. You are welcome to switch to a virtual race entry, up until race day, and still get your shirt, medal, and bib, but you must come pick them up at packet pickup.

Race Day Schedule

We aim to provide a great race experience by keeping everything organized and on time. If any adjustments need to be made we will make announcements to keep you up-to-date. Thanks for your understanding and support.

  • 7:15-8:00 – Packet pickup & race day registration
  • 7:40 – DJ led, fun warm up
  • 7:45 – Costume contest
  • 7:50 – Kids dash
  • 8:00 – 5k and 10k race start

Immediately following your finish you will have live results, post-race snacks, and finisher medals waiting for you!

Age Group Awards

Prizes for the Firecracker Flight will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers in the 5k and 10k races. The age categories are: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

*If your award is not picked up on race day you will need to email within one week to make arrangements for pickup or shipping.  Thank you and congratulations!   

Charity Partner

Our mission at Bodies Race Company is to make a positive impact in our community. We do this by providing a healthy activity for the whole family and benefiting local charities. We want everyone to have a great time and invest in their health but we are also calling on our great community to help those in need. Bodies Race Company wants to make a positive contribution to Operation Food Search.  Operation Food Search distributes more than 35 million dollars worth of food and necessities to 330 community partners.

We will be collecting canned food and non-perishable items. Please bring them to packet pickup or race day.  Let’s lend a hand and help Operation Food Search feed our communities with a huge donation!