5K, 10K & 1/2 Mile Reindeer Race

The 6th Annual JLPC 5K, 10K and 1/2-mile Reindeer Race will be held on Saturday, December 12, 2015. The races will take place at scenic St. Andrews State Park located in Panama City Beach, Florida.  This road race follows a winding path throughout the beautiful state park passing by Alligator Lake and through the campgrounds, which border beautiful St. Andrews Bay. There are many winding curves and the December date ensures cooler weather with less humidity. This course is certified by the USTF and will be professionally time by Runners Edge Race Timing.  

If you don't want to be a race participant, join us as a volunteer.  Please contact the race director at 5k@jlpanamacity.org.

To register for this race, please click here to be redirected to the registration on active.com.



  • 11:00am-1:00pm & 4:00pm-6pm
  • JL Office
  • 6:00am to 7:45am: Race packet pick-up and race day registration
  • 8:00am: 10K start
  • 8:15am: 5K start
  • Awards immediately after the end of the 10K and 5K races
  • 1/2 mile fun run will take place immediately after the awards
  • The start and finish line are located inside St. Andrews State Park in the "kiddle pool" parking area
  • 10K: $35.00 before November 21, 2015, $40.00 after that date
  • 5K: $30.00 before November 21, 2015, $35.00 after that date
  • 1/2 Mile Fun Run: $10.00 before November 21, 2015, $15.00 after that date
  • Custom high quality race medals are awarded for the overall 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female finishers, as well as the top 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers for males and females in the following age categories:
    • (8-10), (11-14), (15-19), (20-24), (25-29), (30-34), (35-39), (40-44), (45-49), (50-54), (55-59), (60+)
  • Custom finisher medals will be awarded to all finishers (age 14 and under) as they cross the finish of the 10K, 5K as well as the 1/2 mile fun run
  • Spirit Award to the most spirited costumed runner or team


  • It is advised that you arrive early to park and walk to the start line since parking is limited by the start area.
  • Carpooling is encouraged.
  • Golf cart shuttles will be running before the race starts between other alternate parking areas.

This event will take place rain or shine but we will follow Bay County athletic rules with regards to foul weather and reserve the right to cancel the event should lightning occur. Please dress accordingly to temperature and weather.

Happy running!

2014 5K Age Group Results


2014 10K Age Group Results



2014 Individual Results Search and Print