Apr 01, 2023

7:00 am - 8:45 am

SUN ‘n RUN 2023 5K

Road race at Lakeland Linder International Airport (LAL) during the 49th annual SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo on Saturday, April 1st at 7am. The race will begin on the Terminal Ramp as the start line is flanked by the U.S. Navy Blue Angels. During the run you will be able to witness the launching of over 20 hot air balloons as the course winds its way down Runway 5/23, Taxiway A, and across various other connecting taxiways and ramps to the finish line.

Head out to SUN ‘n FUN for one of the most unique 5K race courses in Florida! Proceeds will go to the Women in Aviation Lakeland Chapter and the Lakeland Aeroclub, a high school flying club that teaches high school and college-age students how to fly and maintain aircraft.

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There will be awards given in the following categories:

  • Overall Male and Female
  • Overall Masters (40+) Male and Female
  • Overall Grand Masters (50+) Male and Female


  • 3 Deep Male and Female in the Following Age Groups:
  • 0-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79 & 80+

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