Race Information

The Guardian Group “Keep It Alive” 5K Night Run is a corporate charity race held annually in Kingston and Montego Bay. Below is all the information you need to know about the race events:

Race Dates:

  • Saturday May 27, 2017 – New Kingston
  • Saturday June 03, 2017 – Montego Bay

Race Time:

  • Each race event starts at 7:00pm
  • Keep Fit Session/Warm-Up starts at 5:30pm

Race Cost:

  • Individual – $1200 per person
  • Group (5 or more) – $1000 per person
  • Running Clubs (up to 25) – $20,000 Each additional entrant is $900
  • Corporate (up to 50 entries) – $40,000. Each additional entrant is $1000
  • Service Club (20 or more) – $1000 per person
  • High School & University/Colleges (20 or more) – $500 per person.

Registration Forms:

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Registration deadline:

  • Kingston
    • Friday, May 19, 2017 (Manual)
    • Monday, May 22, 2017 (Online)
  • Montego Bay
    • Friday, May 26, 2017 (Manual)
    • Friday, May 29, 2017 (Online)

Race Routes:

Kingston Route

New Kingston Route Map

begin – on Lady Musgrave Road by the intersection of Brompton Terrace
in front of the Jamaica Cancer Society.
THEN CONTINUE SOUTH – on Lady Musgrave Road,
TURN RIGHT – onto Old Hope Road,
THEN RIGHT – onto Oxford Road.
Take a right turn – onto Belmont Road
left – on to Haining Road which continues on to Altamont Crescent
right turn – on Pawsey Road
left turn – on Sydney Road
left turn – on St. Lucia Avenue
right turn – on Trinidad Terrace and
right – onto Knutsford Blvd
turn left – onto Trafalgar Road, and
then right – onto Nelson Way.
Take the next left turn – onto Lord Nelson Road continue along to Hamilton
Drive then
turn right – on Mallet Avenue.
Take a left turn – onto Courtney Drive then
continue right – onto Caribbean Avenue,
turn left – onto Nelson Way then
left – onto Trafalgar Road.
Another left – is taken onto Musgrave Avenue to the finish line at Guardian
Life Head Office on Trafalgar Road.

Kingston Parking

  • 32 Trafalgar Road – NCB Atrium
  • 1-7 Knutsford Blvd. – NCB Knutsford Branch

Montego Bay Route

Montego Bay Route Map

begin – on Port Avenue just behind the Fairview Shopping Centre in the
vicinity of the Guardian Life Office;
heading North Westerly – on Port Avenue towards Gantry Road.
Then right – on to Gantry Road to the stop light at Alice Eldemire Blvd.
right on – to Alice Eldemire Blvd.
Head South Easterly – on Alice Eldemire Drive taking a
right – onto Bogue Main Road, then at the Junction make a
U-turn – heading back towards Alice Eldemire Drive
turning left – onto Gantry Road and then
left – onto Port Avenue, where the race will end in the Guardian Life
parking area.

Montego  Bay Parking

  • Fairview Office Park, Bogue Estate – Fairview Shopping Centre
  • Alice Eldemire Dr. – BNS Fairview Financial Centre

Race Package Pick-up:

  • Kingston 5K: Individual/Groups Race packages can be collected from May 24 – May 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and May 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Guardian Life Limited Head Office, 12 Trafalgar Road Kingston 5.
  • Montego Bay 5K: Thursday, June 1 – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Friday, June 2 – 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 3 – 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Guardian Life Limited Office, Unit 2 & 3, Fairview Office Park, Bogue Estate, Montego Bay.

Race Awards:

Individual

  • Run – 1st, 2nd, 3rd (male/female)
  • Walk – 1st, 2nd, 3rd (male/female)
  • Wheelchair – 1st, 2nd, 3rd (male/female)

Running Club

  • Run category – 1st, 2nd, 3rd

Corporate Industry – Largest Team

  • BPO/IT/ITeS – 1st
  • Finance – 1st
  • Health Care – 1st
  • Hospitality – 1st
  • Manufacturing – 1st
  • Media and Communication – 1st
  • Service Club – 1st

Educational Institution – Largest Team

Tent Rental:

A limited number of 10×10 tents are available for rental at a cost of $25,000.00. Tents are inclusive of one 6ft trestle table, two chairs and a bulb. Please complete the tent rental form here and email to GuardianGroupFoundation@myguardiangroup.com

Register Online

Individual Team
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