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The family-friendly Andrew Monroe Memorial 5K tests casual and seasonal runners with a 5K course that winds through the Siesta Key Beach. As well as testing runners' abilities, the Andrew Monroe Memorial 5K donates proceeds to the Andrew Monroe Memorial Scholarship to help fund higher education.
The Andrew Monroe Memorial Scholarship fund was created to honor Andrew, who was killed in an automobile accident on March 13, 2011. The proceeds generated from this 5K provides college scholarships to senior athletes.