2019 The SHARK Run

Thursday, Jul 04, 2019
From: 07:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Flora-Bama Lounge & Oyster Bar
17401 Perdido Key Dr.
Perdido Key, FL 32507
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Hours of Operation
11AM-3AM
2019 The SHARK Run

4 mile All Road Race: Participants run a 4 mile course on road surface along the Gulf throughout the race. Course is flat, flat, flat. Original Adventure Run: Participants run 2 miles on the road, followed by 2.5 miles of beach sand. Each participant wears a Flag football belt throughout the race. On the beach portion of the race, “Sharks” will try to steal the flags. Each participant is given the opportunity to recover the stolen flags. Participants must have flags intact when crossing the finish line in order to be eligible for awards. 1 Mile Adventure Run: Participants run an out and back course entirely on the beach. Each participant wears a Flag football belt and will be chansed by “Sharks”.  

Event Details and Schedule: 

The Race will start at 7:00 am. Packet pick-up and late registration will be Tuesday July 3  from 4-7 pm at the Flora-Bama, and Race Day from 6:00 – 6:45 am.

After the race there will be refreshments and Free Beer. Stick around for all the events happening along the coast this 4th of July!

Special Rates

Diamond Sponsor
Brett Robinson Vacation Rentals
We are pleased to have you coming to Gulf Shores/Orange Beach for your event. We hope to see you at one of our over 70 properties that offer you a variety of amenities, floor plans and warm southern hospitality – you’re sure to find just the right place! We offer 1-4 bedrooms; gulf front or quiet back-bay properties to choose from. Give us a call and plan your stay with Brett/Robinson in Gulf Shores or Orange Beach this year!
Gold Sponsor
The Lodge at Gulf State Park
There’s simply nowhere else like it on the Gulf Coast. The all new Lodge at Gulf State Park, A Hilton Hotel is a model of resilient, environmentally-friendly coastal development where connectivity to the outdoors is a central focus. Located on the sugar white sand beaches and emerald green water of the Gulf of Mexico, The Lodge at Gulf State Park, A Hilton Hotel offers 350 rooms including 20 suites, 4 dining outlets that featured locally sourced provisions, incredible terrace seating and a Coffee and Wine Bar in our main Lobby. The 12,000+ sq. ft ballroom is the largest beach view ballroom on the Gulf Coast.
Silver Sponsor
Gulf Shores Rentals, Inc.
Stay and Play on Our Beaches - Gulf Shores and Orange Beach! We can help you find your perfect vacation spot in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Gulf Shores Rentals provides exceptional rental properties with complimentary tickets for the following: One free round of golf, one free deep sea fishing fare, one free admission aboard a dolphin cruise (seasonal), one free admission to Waterville USA (seasonal), two free movie rentals and 14 points to The Track Amusement Center daily. (Certain restrictions apply to complimentary services). In addition, our professional and knowledgeable staff can assist you in customizing the perfect vacation packages to suit your specific needs. Find your place in the sun with Gulf Shores Rentals today.
Bronze Sponsor
Courtyard by Marriott Gulf Shores
Stay with us at the Courtyard Gulf Shores which is centrally located between all the action on the Gulf Coast. As one of the premier hotels in the area, we combine comfort and convenience to create the ideal stay for sports guest and leisure travelers. We are conveniently located 1 mile from the Gulf Shores Sportsplex and 6 miles from the Orange Beach Sportsplex. The Courtyard is the most centrally located hotel in the area and only 3 miles from the beaches and 5 miles from OWA the newest theme park. Enjoy our state-of-the-art lobby, featuring flexible spaces to work and relax with free Wi-Fi, or soak up the sun in the outdoor swimming pool. We offer a variety of breakfast and dinner options at The Bistro - Eat. Drink. Connect., or sip on a Starbucks beverage or evening cocktail. When it's time to unwind, spread out in our hotel's spacious guest rooms with free Wi-Fi, and our new entertainment system featuring Netflix and Hulu.
Bronze Sponsor
Harris Properties Management
Harris Properties is excited and proud to welcome the 2019 The SHARK Run! We are eager to offer a variety of premium accommodations, including the Orange Beach Villas. This is a quiet community of 3 bedrooms 2 bathroom townhomes. These units offer an outdoor pool, community meeting room, stocked fishing pond, gazebo, front door parking, ground floor units (no elevators!). Each townhome unit features ceramic tile floors throughout, a full sized washer and dryer, complete kitchen, and patio with a charcoal grill. Orange Beach Villas provide a very convenient location to sporting venues and area attractions: bath house. Less than a half mile to the Orange Beach Sports Complex. One mile from The Wharf, featuring: a movie theater, restaurants, coffee shops and terrific shopping. Less than 7 miles from the Gulf Shores Sports Complex. Only 4 miles to the Cotton Bayou Public Beach; free bathhouse and outdoor shower.
Champion Sponsor
Hilton Garden Inn, On the Beach
Come run with the sand between your toes and the salt in your nose on the Emerald Coast. It is our pleasure to welcome all 2019 The SHARK Run participants to our beautiful beaches of the Alabama Gulf Coast. Located directly on the beach, all of our spacious guest rooms feature a private balcony, mini fridge, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, iron, ironing board, and hair dryer, complimentary wired/wireless high speed internet, indoor/outdoor pool, 2 hot tubs, guest laundry facilities, 24 hour complimentary business center, and onsite fitness center. Rates are subject to availability and 13% taxes. When making reservations ask for Group Code “SCR” or book your entire team online by clicking the link below.
Champion Sponsor
Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach
Directly on the beach! FREE hot breakfast! Use Corporate Code 100224694 when booking direct, online, or on the phone. We're having fun at the Holiday Inn Express Orange Beach and it is our pleasure to welcome all Runners to the beautiful waters of Alabama Gulf Coast beaches. Located directly on the beach, all of our spacious guest rooms feature a private balcony, mini fridge, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, iron, ironing board, and hair dryer, complimentary wired/wireless high speed internet. We also have an outdoor pool, whirlpool, guest laundry facilities, 24 hour complimentary business center, onsite fitness center and beachfront poolside bar (seasonal) When making reservations ask for Corporate Code 100224694. For groups of 10 or more, contact the Sales Manager, Leslie Haley at the hotel directly at [email protected] Earn IHG Business Rewards Points! Earn 3 points per $1 spent within a group or meeting booking with no minimum qualifying spend to earn points! Please visit holidayinnexpressorangebeach.com or call 1-800-HOLIDAY and book.
Champion Sponsor
Best Western Premier, The Tides Hotel
Unique hotel with the lobby on the fourth floor, providing breath taking views of the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy these magnificent views and perhaps catch a glimpse of dolphins playing while enjoying your morning coffee and breakfast. Hotel offers a full breakfast buffet from 6:30am-10:00am to include several favorites such as build your own waffles! The hotel offers a heated pool (seasonal), hot tub and plush pool towels for your enjoyment on the ground level with direct access to the beach. Our friendly staff will make you feel right at home! Good Vibes at the Tides!
The Wharf Rental Management LLC
The Levin’s Bend condominiums at The Wharf in Orange Beach, Alabama are home to shopping, dining, the Southeast’s tallest Ferris Wheel, Carmike Movie Theatre, Miniature Golf, Ropes Course, Zip line, Laser Tag and year round live concerts in the 10,000 seat Amphitheater AND the Spectra Light Show! Amenities offered to guests of The Wharf condos include the on-site fitness center and The Oasis private water retreat, featuring a zero entry wave pool, the island’s largest lazy river, tiki bar and grill, hammock island, sandy volleyball, lush waterfalls, sandy beaches and a play area. Ranging from 1-4 bedroom condominiums, all overlook the Wharf Marina and Intracoastal waterway and are in walking distance to all of the property entertainment.