Forida Race Events

Lehigh Lightning Invitational

Date: August 25, 2018

Location: Lehigh Acres, FL

High School Meet

Rock the Ribbon

Date: September 15, 2018

Location: Clearwater, FL

This year’s 10K, 5K and Kids Dash will take place on Saturday, September 15, 2018.

Packet Pickup Information
– TBD: 11am – 1:30pm at the offices of Morton Plant Mease Health Care Foundation (1200 Druid Road South, Clearwater)

– TBD: 3:30pm – 6pm at Fit2Run St. Pete (256 2nd St. N, St. Petersburg)

– TBD: 10am – 5pm at the offices of Morton Plant Mease Health Care Foundation (1200 Druid Road South, Clearwater)

– Race Day, September 15: 4 – 5:30pm

St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer

Date: September 15, 2018

Time: 8:00 am

Location: Tampa, FL

Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for anything — because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.

St. Jude has helped push the overall survival rate for childhood cancer from less than 20% when we first opened our doors to 80% today. St. Jude won’t stop until no child dies from cancer.

Tunnel to Tower

Date: September 15, 2018

Location: Fort Myers, FL

The Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk Series was created to honor the heroic life and death of Stephen Siller, a New York City firefighter (FDNY) who lost his life on September 11, 2001 after strapping on his gear and running through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Twin Towers.

Honor all of those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001 and support our first responders and military who make extraordinary sacrifices in the line of duty! For more information on the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation please visit

Celma Mastry Ovarian Cancer Foundation

Date: September 22, 2018

Time: 7:30 am

Location: St Petersburg, FL

The race starts at Albert Whitted Park in beautiful downtown St. Petersburg. The runners and walkers get to experience a beautiful sunrise. Most of the course is along the waterfront with city streets closed to traffic. All participants receive a great t-shirt and finisher’s medal and get to cheer for women who inspire so many with their strength. Great refreshments and music as well as loads of competition among teams! The 5K and 10K and 1 mile courses are USATF-certified (#FL11071EBM) with chip timing.

Walk Like Madd 5K

Date: September 29, 2018

Location: Ft Myers, FL

Southwest Florida’s Walk Like MADD & 5K is celebrating its 3rd Anniversary!  2018 also marks the 10th Anniversary of Walk Like MADD around the country. 

Join Presenting Sponsor, Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz P.A. , and the #MADDmovement in our community and across the country to create a future of #NoMoreVictims.

Walk for Wishes 5K

Date: October 6, 2018

Location: Ft Myers, FL

Info Coming

The 3rd Annual Tampa Bay Whiskey Run prespented by Xanadu Race Management and The City have Tampa is being hosted Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Whiskey Joe’s Tampa. Again, this race is limited to 500 participants as it is one of the ONLY races in the world where you can participate in an organized event to run or walk WITH WATER ON BOTH SIDES!

All participants in the Half Marathon as well as both the 5K and 10K will receive the very uique Tampa Bay Whiskey Run finisher’s medal that won’t disappoint as XRM is known for the best finisher’s medals in the world.  Participants will also receive the unique Tequila Run technical shirt as well as a chip timed event from Endurance Sports Timing.

Lee County Middle School XC Championship

Date: October 16, 2018

Location: Estero, FL

Lee County Middle School XC Championship

5K Run or Walk for Education

Date: October 28, 2018

Time: 7:45 am

Location: Safety Harbor, FL

The 4th Annual 5K Run Walk or Paddle for Education will be held on Sunday, October 28, 2018. This is a chip timed running event that will run on the roads of Safety Harbor. The course will provide stunning views and an opportunity to run a personal best time! Participants will receive: Participant T-Shirt, Bib, Timing Chip, Finisher Medal, & post race snacks. Awards will be given to the top 3 overall Male & Female runners in the 5K.

New for 2018 is a FREE untimed Kids Dash (1/4 Mile) for ages 3 to 8.

Thank you for helping us raise funds for deserving future engineers and other manufacturing workplace individuals! Proceeds will be distributed to various manufacturing entities to be announced soon.

Phil Doganiero 3 Bridge Half Marathon/5K/1 Mile Fun Run-Walk

Date: November 10, 2018

Time: 7:00 am

Location: Clearwater, FL

The Phil Doganiero 3 Bridge Half Marathon, 5K, and 1 mile Fun Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Coachman Park in Clearwater, Florida.

The 3 Bridges on the Half Marathon course include: Memorial Causeway, Sand Key Bridge and Belleair Bridge

Parking: Downtown Clearwater offers several free and paid parking options. For more information on where to park for the race, please, click here. Remember, be sure to get to the race EARLY to secure a good parking spot!

Participants need PHOTO ID to pick up race packet. If you are unable to attend Packet Pickup, you may have someone pick up your packet as long as they have a copy of your photo ID.

Best Damn Race

Date: January 12, 2019

Location: Jacksonville, FL

The 5th Annual Best Damn Race Jacksonville features a Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K on January 12, 2019. Best Damn Race ® is a running series created for runners by runners. Our goal is to provide a big race experience at a local race price. It doesn’t matter if you are an elite runner, first timer, walker, or using a baby jogger, we want you to have the best DAMN race experience.

Best Damn Race – Safety Harbor – FL

Date: February 2, 2019

Location: Safety Harbor, FL

Publix Run to the Arts 5k

Date: February 3, 2019

Location: Fort Myers, FL

Keeper Day 5K

Date: February 9, 2019

Race Info Coming Soon

Best Damn Race

Date: February 16, 2019

Time: 7:00 am

Location: Savanna, ga

Best Damn Race

Date: March 2, 2019

Location: Orlando, FL

Best Damn Race

Date: March 24, 2019

Location: New Orleans, LA

Bouchard Insurance 5k

Date: May 4, 2019

Time: 8:00 am

Location: Safety Harbor, FL

Race Info Coming Soon

Hippie Dash 5k and 8k

Date: May 4, 2019

Time: 8:00 am

Location: Gulfport, FL

This year’s Hippie Dash will include an 8K option for those HIGH-ACHIEVING HIPPIES who want a little more challenge than a 5K! You’ll enjoy this far-out run along downtown Gulfport’s beautiful waterfront and hip neighborhoods on a certified course!
*Hippie threads highly encouraged!* (Because you might just be groovy enough to win the costume contest!)

*Want to run with a team?* Just choose what type – Hippie Friends or Corporate Teams. You can then name your team and invite your friends and/or employees and co-workers to join you! An award will be given to the BIGGEST team.