FINtastic 5KRun/Walk

On Your Mark, Get Set, Go:

About the Race

Supporting the Community

We are very excited to announce the inaugural Tamarac Fathers Club FINtastic 5K Run/Walk on May 19, 2018. The Tamarac Fathers Club is proud to host this event in partnership with The Rose Brucia Educational Foundation. This event will raise much needed funds that will allow both organizations the ability to continue the important work they do to make a positive impact on our community on a regular basis.

Tamarac Fathers Club

Tamarac Fathers Club

The Tamarac Fathers Club fosters and encourages a growing bond between students, their families, and the Tamarac Community. We support and enhance the educational experience for all students attending Tamarac Elementary School by raising money for non-funded or under-funded programs and activities within the school environment.
Rose Brucia Educational Foundation

Rose Brucia Educational Foundation

The Rose Brucia Educational Foundation’s goal is to reduce the number of child abductions in the U.S. by educating and empowering young minds with the knowledge necessary to avoid abduction. Utilizing puppets and a formalized educational curriculum, the foundation provides elementary-aged children with the Stranger Safety Awareness Program, free of charge.
Race Amenities
Race Day:

The race starts at Tamarac Elementary school and follows a residential course through the tree-lined streets of the neighboring Holtsville community. Download a Course Map. The course will have water stations at each mile. There will be exhibition tables all morning in front of the school featuring our sponsors along with complimentary water and snacks. A DJ will be providing music throught the event. There will be a basket auction during the fair as well as giveaways.


Awards will be presented to the Top 3 Male & Female overall and in the following categories: 14-under, 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 & over.


All registered 5k participants will receive a souvenier race T-shirt*, a goody bag with promotional items from our sponsors, complimentary water & snacks, free finish line photos & video.
*t-shirts are guaranteed to all runners registered by May 11, 2017, with a limited number of shirts available for day-of registrants on a first come basis.


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Pre-Register Online

Click Here to register online.
Online registration closes at noon on May 18, 2018.

Pre-Register by Mail

Download a mail-in entry form. Use only one form per person. Registration forms must be received by Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

Mail completed entry forms and payment (check payable to Tamarac Fathers Club) to:
FINtastic5K Run
c/o Tamarac Fathers Club
50 Spence Ave
Holtsville, NY 11742

Pre-Register in Person

Tamarac Elementary School
Friday May 18, 2018
6 - 8 pm

Register on Race Day

Tamarac Elementary School
Saturday May 19, 2018
Beginning at 7:30am
Cash or check only on Race Day

Pre-Registration Fees

5K Run/Walk: $20 Adults; $15 Students 18 & under
1-Mile Fun Run: $10 (free for 5K participants)

Day-Of Registration Fees

5K Run/Walk: $25 Adults; $20 Students 18 & under
1-Mile Fun Run: $15 (free for 5K participants)


All registrations are final, nonrefundable, and nontransferable. We cannot issue refunds under any circumstances.


Become a Race Sponsor

In addition to benefitting the programs of both the Tamarac Fathers Club and The Rose Brucia Educational Foundation, the FINtastic 5K provides an excellent opportunity for local area businesses to promote themselves by becoming a sponsor of the event.
The following sponsorship opportunities are available:

T-Shirt Sponsor - $2,000 *****EXCLUSIVE TO 2 SPONSORS***** An exclusive sponsorship which includes all the benefits of the Great White Shark Sponsor with one distinct piece of real estate…sponsor name on the sleeve of the T-shirt which will be given to all participants! Only 2 at this level available!!

Great White Shark Sponsor - $1,000 *****LIMITED TO 4 SPONSORS***** The name and logo of these underwriting sponsors will appear on promotional materials including all Racer Finish Line Photos, Racing Bibs, Race Website, Name on T-Shirt, Start/Finish Banner, Water Stop Sign & Street Sign.

Tiger Shark Sponsor - $750 You’ll have your company logo in all Racer Finish Line Photos, Race Website, T-Shirt, Start/Finish Banner, Water Stop Sign & Street Sign.

Blue Shark Sponsor - $300 Company name on T-Shirt, Start/Finish Banner, Water Stop Sign & Street Sign.

**Additional Sponsor Opportunities

DJ Sponsor - $700 Refreshment Sponsor - $500

In addition to the benefits described above, as each sponsorship is acquired announcements will be made through the social media platforms of both organizations as well as the Tamarac Elementary School’s Twitter feed to acknowledge the participation of your organization. To become a 5K Run/Walk sponsor, please fill out the form below or download a mail-in form.


Help Us Be Sucessfull

The FINtastic5K is being run by people who volunteer their time to the host organizations. We can use your help assisting us on race day to ensure that all participants have a safe and succssful race. All volunteers are eligible for community service hours and will receive a complimentary T-shirt as a token of our appreciation.
If you are interested in volunteering for the event, please fill out this form and someone will be in touch with you soon.

Event Schedule.

Activities and Times

7:30 am - Check In / Registration

8:30 am - Fun Run Start

9:00 am - 5K Start

10:15 am - Awards Presentation

Our Sponsors.

Please Support Our Friends








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Find Us
Race Location:

Tamarac Elementary School
50 Spence Ave.
Holtsville, NY 11742


Parking will be available at the school. Access to the streets leading to the school will be restricted after 8:00am. Please check back for alternate parking locations.

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