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Amelia Islander

ZOOMA Florida Half Marathon and 5K

Dec 30, 2013 11:44AM
On Saturday, January 18, ladies are invited to soak in the Florida sun and feel the sand between their toes as they enjoy a fit girls’ weekend getaway on awe-inspiring Amelia Island. The event is being hosted at The Ritz-Carlton.

Guests will be welcomed to the ZOOMA weekend with a Fitness Expo at the host hotel and encouraged to take in the oceanfront sunset as you drink a cocktail (or mocktail if you prefer) at a sponsored happy hour before your post-race meal on Friday evening. On Saturday morning, awaken early to run a flat and scenic half marathon or 5K. After you cross the finish line, you can celebrate your accomplishment with friends at a fun After-Party Expo on the oceanfront lawn at The Ritz-Carlton.  Enjoy your adrenaline and wine-fueled buzz with live music, massages, shopping, recovery yoga, and lots of empowering girls’ weekend energy.

The half marathon will be held at 8 a.m. and the 5K at 8:30 a.m. ZOOMA is unique among other women’s races in that it is literally “run by women” (pun intended!)  ZOOMA’s Founder and Executive Director is a woman, mother, and runner, and the staff are all women. Zooma’s primary goal is to execute events that cater to the real needs and wants of women runners. 

For more information visit www.zoomarun.com, or call the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island at (904) 277-1100.