Barrier Free 5K

Event Expired

Get your running and walking shoes READY, get your strollers and wheelchairs SET, and GO!!!  The Greater Boynton Beach Foundation (GBBF) and the Realtors Association of the Palm Beaches (RAPB) are gearing up for the 7th Annual Barrier Free 5K run, roll and walk!  Bring your sweetheart and your family and join us Saturday, February 9, 2019.  If you missed it last year, you really missed a great race!  If you were one of the nearly 300 participants, maybe you'll catch a glimpse of yourself  HERE in this video!   So don't worry about that box of chocolates you might eat later in the day - you will deserve them after you've helped a great cause by running or walking at the Barrier Free 5K!!!  See you there!!!! 

This event helps to raise money for the expansion of the Congress Avenue Barrier Free Park. This park was specifically designed to accommodate individuals with disabilities, young and old, by providing a place to play, laugh and live without limits.

 The race stretches through Hunters Run Golf & Racquet Club

Wheelchair Race & Kids 100 yard dash! 

The vision of the Greater Boynton Beach Foundation is to promote a sense of community, pride and common purpose in Greater Boynton Beach:

  • Focus efforts in strengthening recreation, education and culture in Greater Boynton Beach.
  • Serve as a vehicle to identify important community issues and unmet needs in Greater Boynton Beach, to share those ideas and to build the financial resources to make positive long-term change.
  • Serve as a responsive grant-maker to the needs identified in the community consistent with its mission.


Start time: 7:30 a.m.

Kids 100 yard dash begins at 8:30 a.m.