Fort Rucker Spooky 5K

Date: Oct 28, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

West BEach, Lake Tholocco

The Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center will host the annual Spooky 5k, 1 Mile Fun Run, and Costume Contest on Saturday, October 28, 2016 at West Beach, Lake Tholocco. Registration on the day of the event will begin at 7:30 am and end at 8:45 am at West Beach. The run will start at 9 am. Participants are encouraged to pre-register for the event. Forms are available at both Physical Fitness Centers and online at  The 1-Mile Fun Run is free and open to all children and will begin after the 5k is completed. Each Fun Run participant will receive a medal. There will be a costume contest with 1st place trophies for Overall Best Costume, Scariest Costume, and Most Original Costume for both adults and children categories. The costume contest is free to enter and will start at 8:15 am. Cost for the run is: Individual - $20 until October 21 includes a shirt; $25 from October 22 thru race day, includes a shirt (while supplies last). $15 for the no shirt option. Teams - $120 per 8 person team (each additional person pays normal registration fee) through October 21, includes shirts; $160 from October 22 thru race day, includes shirts (while supplies last). Trophies will be awarded to Overall Male/Female, 1st place trophies in 14 age categories and medals for 2nd and 3rd place in 14 age categories; team trophy to 1st place team and team streamers awarded to the top 4 teams. Sponsored by Academy Sports. For more information, contact Fort Rucker Physical Fitness Center at (334) 255-2296.