Global Energy Race 10K & 5K (Orlando, FL) 2018

Sunday 23rd September 2018

Festival Park: 2911 E Robinson St, Orlando, United States

Distance running, 5K, 10K


  • Running-10K - 10K - Individual Registration
  • Run/Walk-5K - 5K Individual Registration
  • Run/Walk-5K - 5K- Group/Team Registration




We will not be able to accomodate race day registrations. Look forward to having you join us in 2019!

Bimbo Bakeries is proud to host its 4th annual Global Energy Race! On Sunday, September 23rd, 35 cities and 23 countries will join together to set families and individuals of the world in motion. The annual event continues in Orlando, which joins four other U.S. cities in hosting the 2018 Global Energy Race. You can find all the race day fun at Festival Park in downtown Orlando!

About Global Energy Race
Global Energy Race is for everyone: competitive runners, casual walkers, families, friends, and everyday joggers looking to come out and participate in Bimbo's healthy, active lifestyle initiative. It is truly a global event; In 2016, Global Energy Race broke the Guinness Book of World Records for the most 10K races held simultaneously worldwide on the same day!

Bimbo Bakeries is also proud to partner with local area food banks during September (Hunger Awareness Month). For every kilometer completed by participants, 2 slices of bread will be donated to Second Harvest Food Bank to support the local Orlando community. Every step helps feed someone in need.

Event details and schedule

The Global Energy Race festival area at Festival Park will feature a post-race recovery zone, refueling snack stations, food trucks, music, special guests, and much more! Make sure to check it out!

Course Description
The race kicks off at Festival Park, making its way throughout the streets of beautiful downtown Orlando. Runners will journey for miles along palm tree lined streets and make their way around Lake Underhill, a picturesque 1.3-mile trail looping around a charming downtown lake. Participants will finish back at Festival Park where they will be able to cool down in the free post-race recovery zone.

The 10K is a USATF certified course. Chip timing will be used for the 10K & the 5K.

Parking & Transportation
Parking will be available onsite at Festival Park.

Male and Female first-place 10K winners will receive a trip for two (2) to Madrid to run in the 2019 Global Energy Race!* In addition, trophies will be awarded to the top 3 finishers in the Men’s and Women’s 10K.

All participants in the Global Energy Race will receive a medal at the finish line!

Race Packet & Packet Pick-Up
All registered participants will receive a race packet that includes:
• Tech Runners T-shirt
• Drawstring bag
• Race Bib
• Timing chip
• And many other giveaways

Packet pick-up will be available on Friday and Saturday before race day, as well as the morning of the race one hour before race time. Must arrive early if picking up on race day.

Packet Pickup:

Fleet Feet Orlando (South Orlando Downtown)- SODO Shopping Center

25 W Crystal Lake St, Orlando FL 32806

Friday, September 21st (3:00pm-7:00pm)

Saturday, September 22nd (10:00am-6:00pm)

SOLD OUT! We are officially sold out for both the 10K and 5K. 

**Registration will NOT be available on race day.


9/23 (Race Day)
6:30 AM to 7:15AM – Registration/Check-In
7:30 AM – 10K Start Time
7:35 AM – 5K Start Time
Awards ceremony to follow completion of the 10K


 10K First Place Prize

AWARDS (10) (Two (2) awards provided each Race (one (1) male and one (1) female)):A trip for award recipient and one (1) guest to participate in the 2019 Global Energy Race scheduled to take place in Madrid, Spain. Trip includes round-trip international coach air transportation for award recipient and one (1) guest from major gateway airport nearest award recipient’s residence (as determined by Promoter) to Madrid, Spain, two (2) nights standard hotel accommodations (one (1) room, double occupancy), ground transportation to/from airport/hotel and hotel/race location, registration for winner and guest to participate in the 2019 Global Energy Race, and breakfast, lunch and dinner for winner and guest while on trip (exact location and cost of each meal to be determined by Promoter and its subsidiaries, in their sole discretion).

Challenge begins 6/1/1 at 12:00 a.m. PT, and ends 9/23/18 at 7:30 AM PT. Open to individuals who are 13+ and legal residents in their jurisdiction of residence and are eligible to participate in the challenge or any race. Eligible minors will be required to have their parent’s or legal guardian’s execute a Global Energy Race participant release on their behalf prior to being eligible to participate. Void where prohibited. Subject to full Participation Terms and release, available at Provided by Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc., 255 Business Center Dr., Horsham, PA 19044.


Begins 6/1/18 at 12:00am PT, ends 9/23/18 at 6:30am PT. Open to legal residents of the U.S. & D.C. (excluding AL, HI, IL, MA, MS, & SC), 13+. Eligible minors must obtain their parents’ or legal guardians’ consent prior to participating. Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. will donate 10 slices of bread for each eligible 5k race registration and 20 slices of bread for each eligible 10k race registration, with a max donation of 250k slices of bread donated. Of the 250k slice max donation, a min of 20k slices will be donated to each of the following 5 food banks; (i) St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance; (ii) Los Angeles Regional Food Bank; (iii) Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida; (iv) Philabundance; and (v) North Texas Food Bank. Residents of AL, HI, IL, MA, MS, & SC and legal residents of jurisdictions outside of the U.S. & D.C. are encouraged to register for an eligible race, however, their participation/registration will not affect the amount of bread slices donated. Visit for complete Terms & Conditions. Provided by Bimbo Bakeries USA, Inc. Information concerning the participating food banks, including financial, licensing or charitable purpose may be obtained at their respective websites at,,,, and

Organised by

Gilt Edge

300 E. 5th Avenue Suite 430, Naperville

Phone: 630.778.2693

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