Skip to main content

Add Me To Your Mailing List
HomeNew Floppin Flounder 5k

The Floppin’ Flounder 5k is one of Charleston’s favorite races. Hosted by the Charleston Running Club, with help from the Sullivan’s Island Fire & Rescue Dept, this race has had a loyal following for 25 years!
USATF Certified Course #SC11034BS

Half of the proceeds from the Floppin’ Flounder benefit the Sullivan’s Island Fire And Rescue Dept. and half also goes to the Charleston Running Club (CRC)


Age group and award breakdown:
• Top three overall male and female
• First Master (40 years and older) male and female
• First Grandmaster (50 years and older) male and female
• First Great Grandmaster (60 years and older) male and female
• Top 3 in the following age groups(14 and 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, 75-79, 80 and over. )

CASH AWARDS given to the top 3 Male and Female Overall

Accordion Widget
Historical Race Winners
Historical Race Winners
Year Finishers Male Overall Winner Female Overall Winner
2017 298 15:40 Mason Hazel 18:28 Katherine Wirtz
2016 417 15:22 Michael Banks 17:04 Laurie Knowles
2015 455 16:09 Eric Ashton 19:36 Elyse Borisko
2014 393 15:42 Chris Bailey 18:04 Caitlin Judd (Batten)
2013 351 5:54 Jay Upchurch 18:31 Caitlin Judd (Batten)
2012 328 15:48 Karl Walsh 17:37 Rives Poe
2011 194 15:49 Jay Upchurch 17:39 Rives Poe
2010 151 15:15 Neville Miller 18:41 Cynthia Mosteller
2009 203 15:46 Jay Upchurch 18:28 Anne Clinton
2008 368 16:45 Hunter Willis 19:04 Katie Thurmond
2007 219 16:58 Will Huff 18:24 Rives Poe
2006 174 17:04 Irv Batten 18:32 Anne Wyman Cipolla
2005 178 16:08 David Weart 20:47 Meredith Wilson
2004 192 16:44 Jason Annon 20:59 Meredith Wilson
2003 206 16:42 Palmer Thomas 19:37 Lisa Tolley
2002 182 16:32 Leroy Thomas 19:45 Jenny Johnson
2001 135 16:45 David Renneisen 20:17 Lisa Tolley
2000 113 16:00 Dave Lee 18:01 Kerry Robinson
1999 144 16:43 Tim Donahugh 17:51 Janice Addison
1998 146 16:03 Derrick Williams 19:53 Christina Hallenbeck
1997 152 16:06 Mark Friedrich 19:52 Jenny Kyle
1996 153 16:16 Mark Friedrich 20:54 Patti Clark
1995 160 15:54 Bob Schlau 19:35 Benita Schlau
1994 198 16:00 John McMillan 20:02 Sarah Hardesty
1993 148 16:03 Mark Friedrich 18:43 Leslie Trautman
1992 152 16:09 David McKay 19:20 Christine McKay
Accordion Widget
2017 Floppin' Flounder
2017 25th Annual Floppin' Flounder
June 3,2017
Accordion Widget
2016 Floppin' Flounder
2016 24th Annual Floppin' Flounder
Accordion Widget
2015 Floppin' Flounder
2015 23rd Annual Floppin' Flounder
Accordion Widget
Pre 2015 Floppin' Flounder
Prior Years Floppin' Flounder

2017 Floppin' Flounder Sponsors