18th Annual Alligator Trot
5K Road Race & Walk
The only 5k running in two states in conjunction
with the 143rd Masonic Celebration
Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Florala State Park - Florala, AL
Race Packet Pick-up begins at 6:30 AM
The course is asphalt, rolling terrain and is again USATF-certified!!
Certification# AL 12040 JD
The run begins in Alabama, at the intersection of 3rd Avenue and 3rd Street. Runners proceed around beautiful Lake Jackson into Florida and back into Alabama finishing at 23089 Lake Shore Blvd.
You may see a map of the course by clicking on the course map link above.
Running Awards: First Over-All Male & Female
Male & Female Masters (40+)
Male & Female Grandmasters (50+)
Male & Female Senior Grandmasters (60+)
Male & Female Great Grandmaster (70+)
No duplication of awards.
Three deep for the following age groups:
Male & Female: 0-14, 15-19, 20-24,
25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 and up.
Walkers: First Over-all Male & Female -
No Duplication of awards. Three deep for the following age groups:
Male & Female: 0-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 , 60-69 and 70 and up.
NO RUNNING ALLOWED in the WALKING CATEGORY.
If you plan to do any running, register as a runner please.
We will start the WALKERS 1 minute after the runnners have begun the race!
Pre Registration Entry Fee: $20.00
Race Day Registration $25.00
STARTING TIME 8:00 a.m.
For Alligator Trot online registration go to
or print an application from this website!
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Rooms still available at Florala's Lake House B&B
see bottom of this page for link
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If you love our course, come join us for the
Second Annual Cancer Freeze 5k "Freezin' for a Reason"
it's the first weekend in February
our first race in 2012 yeilded 252 Runners & walkers and we
raised just over $5,000!
The entire event raised just under $30,000for local cancer patients
~ our 2013 race begins at 9am ~
Since this is a benefit for local cancer patients
we only award first place in each category
go to cancerfreeze5k.com
or you may go to active.com to register online!
the Original Cancer Freeze ~ first weekend in February!
~Water Skiing ~ Tubing ~ Pontoon Rides go to cancerfreeze.net
Runners Club Links:
AWESOME RACE DAY PHOTOS click on the website below -
you may also purchase photos from this Precision Image Website
2012 Alligator Trot 5k
I am very thankful to all of you who participated and chose us
with so many other races going on at the same time!!
Runners came from Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, Utah, North Carolina, Colorado, & Texas!! We had a spectacular turnout from the Dothan, Pensacola & Northwest Florida Runners Clubs as well!!!!!I must not forget all of our local runners & walkers who support us every year!! We had participants from 4 to 78 years old! Also Congratulaions to several of you who ran their first 5k! Thank you for choosing us!
The Northwest Florida Track club provided their finish line clock!!! Great Job fellas!
Thank you Northwest Florida Track Club!!
We had a great day, once again, thank you from the bottom of my heart!!
297 entries in 2012 but only 285 crossed the finish line
242 entries in 2011
168 entries in 2010
177 entries in 2009
146 entries in 2008
199 entries in 2007
151 entries in 2006
104 entries in 2005
Any suggestions???? or comments????
please email me and let me know how I can improve this race.
See you June 22, 2013!!
Name: Karen Johnson / race director
For all of you coming from out-of-town, the Lake House Bed & Breakfast in Florala is my choice
(just steps away from our course, overlooking beautiful Lake Jackson)
ALSO - there is a 3 bedroom/ 2 bath house available at the same contact info for the Lake House Bed & Breakfast