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 25, 2019 – New Kingston
  • Saturday June 01, 2019 – Montego Bay

Race Time:

  • Kingston: 7:00pm and Mobay: 7:30pm
  • 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) – $23,000 Each additional entrant is $1000
  • Corporate (up to 50 entries) – $45,000. 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
    • Monday, May 20, 2019 (online)
  • Montego Bay
    • Monday, May 27, 2019 (online)

Race Routes:

Kingston Route

New Kingston Route Map

The race will start on Trafalgar Road in front of Sign Craft Ltd, and will proceed east towards Lady Musgrave Avenue. At the intersection, participants will make a right turn onto Lady Musgrave Avenue and then continue south merging right onto Oxford Road. The route then turns right onto Oxford Road and then right again onto Belmont Road. The runners/walkers proceed up Belmont Road until they reach Haining Road at which point they take a left and then continue along Altamont Crescent, turn right on Pawsey Road, left on Sydney Road, left on St. Lucia Avenue, right on Barbados Avenue and right onto Knutsford Blvd. A left turn is taken at the intersection with Trafalgar Road, right turn onto Nelson Way, a left turn onto Lord Nelson Road, right turn along Hamilton Drive, right turn onto Mallet Avenue, a left turn onto Courtney Drive, right onto Caribbean Avenue and then a left turn back onto Nelson Way. At the exit of Trafalgar Park turn left onto Trafalgar Road. The finish line will be right in front of the concrete Guardian Group Branded bus stop outside of the JAMPRO Building.

Kingston Parking

  • TBA

Montego Bay Route

Montego Bay Route Map

The race will start on Alice Eldermire Drive by the Montego Bay Community College and continue south on the left side of the dual carriageway.  At the next intersection, turn right onto the right side of the AGS Coombs dual carriageway, keeping in the leftmost lane.  Make a U-turn at the traffic light by Charles E. Sinclair Road and continue along the left side of AGS Coombs Road in the lane closest to the Bogue Sewage Treatment Plant. At the intersection, turn left onto the left side of the Alice Eldermire Drive dual carriageway then left onto Howard Cooke Highway. Lastly, make the left onto Port Avenue to finish the race at Scotiabank.

Montego  Bay Parking

  • TBA

Race Package Pick-up:

  • Kingston : Tuesday May 21 – Wednesday May 22, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Friday May 24, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m at Guardian Life Limited, 12 Trafalgar Road, Kingston 5
  • Montego Bay: Wednesday May 29 – Friday May 31, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday June 1, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m atGuardian Life Limited, Unit 2 & 3 Fairview Office Park, Bogue Estate, Montego Bay

 

Race Awards:

  • Overall Male & Female Run/Walk/Wheelchair (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
  • Running Club (1st, 2nd, 3rd)
  • Largest Corporate Team (BPO/IT/ITeS, Health Care, Hospitality, Media and Communication)
  • Largest Service Club

 

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

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