The RunJax Labor Day Run presented by 1st Place Sports is set for Sept. 4 and registration is underway. The race is a 5k race or 1-mile fun run and runners take off from 1st Place Sports at 3931 Baymeadows Road. The 5K begins at 7:30 a.m. and the 1-mile fun run starts at 8:30 a.m. The race finishes back at 1st Place Sports with a post-race celebration featuring plenty of food and drinks, as well as drawing for prizes. The top three male and female overall in the 5K will receive prize money up to $150. Runners can register at www.1stplacesports.com/races/runjax/. The entry fee for the 5K race through Aug. 26 is $25, the fee is $30 from Aug. 27 to Sept. 3 and $35 on race day. The cost for the 1-mile fun run is $15.
The RunJax Labor Day Run is a grand prix event. Sponsors include Nike, Tropical Smoothie Café, Moe’s Southwest Grille, Massage Envy, Montoya & Associates, Jacksonville Orthopedic Institute, Admira Dentistry, Orange Theory Fitness, Publix and WJXT.