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Bushwacker 5K

August 4, 2018
  • Location: 800 Shoreline Dr. Gulf Breeze, FL 32561
  • , 32561
  • (850) 733-9090 phone
  • Time: 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Admission: Pre-registration $25, Registration $30


The Capt’n Fun Runners present the annual Capt’n Fun Bushwacker 5K Run on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at 7:30 a.m. to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida.

The race follows a 3.1 mile point to point course beginning in Gulf Breeze at the South Santa Rosa Recreation Center on Shoreline Drive and finishes on Pensacola Beach at the Quietwater Beach Boardwalk after crossing Bob Sikes Bridge. Free transportation from Pensacola Beach to start line 6 a.m. -7 a.m. Park at Pensacola Beach, no transportation returning to Gulf Breeze. Last transportation bus to start line leaves at 7:00 a.m. sharp.

Registration is $25 through July 28 and $30 through August 3 and on race day. Participants who register on race day will not get a shirt. Pre-register online at or mail registration forms to Running Wild, 3012 E. Cervantes St., Pensacola, Fl. 32503. Registration forms are also available online at or at Running Wild. Packet pick-up will be from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 2 at Running Wild; 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, August 3 at Capt’n Fun Beach Club, Pensacola Beach; and from 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. sharp Saturday, Aug. 4 at Bamboo Willie’s Deck on Quietwater Boardwalk.

For more information, call Johnny Graves at (850) 733-9090 or Big Brothers Big Sisters at (850) 433-KIDS (5437).