Events

At St. Pete Running Company we host a variety of events from themed fun runs, to informational clinics, to running classes. Most events are FREE! Our events are open to Runners and Walkers of all abilities and we encourage you to come out and join us for an upcoming event. You can get up to date information on our events by following our Facebook Events Page or subscribing to our Email Newsletter.


One of our themed runs: Luau Run

Group Run every Monday and Thursday at 6:30 PM

MARCH EVENTS

Everything You Need to Know About Plantar Fasciitis ~ Thursday, Mar. 14th at 6:00 PM

This free seminar will be lead by an athletic Trainer from @Cora Physical Therapy and our expert staff. It will be held in our store prior to our Thursday Group Run, which takes off at 6:30 PM. Learn the facts (and myths) about Plantar Fasciitis, get your questions answered, find out how to prevent it, and we'll tell you what to do if you have it. Then your welcome to join us for a fun, casual Group Run where all levels are welcome, including walkers. After the run have we will lead a short foam rolling class to show you another way to alleviate your planter Fascitis and other tightness-es. The Athletic Trainer from Cora will be in the store from 4 - 7:30 to give you additional tips and suggestions.

 

StrideSmart Running Class ~ Saturday, Mar. 16th at 9:00 AM

Meet at Azalea Park (1600 72nd Ave N, St. Pete, FL 33713)

Join us for our very popular StrideSmart Running Class! Come out and we'll teach you ways to make running easier.

The length of the class is about one hour and participants will leave the class with an understanding of the following things.
-Habits of good runners
-What good running form looks like
-Knowledge of how to change your running stride
-Skill and tools for success

There won't be a lot of running involved but we will be outside for an hour. Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes.

The cost of the class is $10. All class participants receive 20% off in store following the class.

 

Little Stompers Kids Running Class ~ Saturday, Mar. 16th at 9:00 AM

Meet at Azalea Park (1600 72nd Ave N, St. Pete, FL 33713)

We're teaching kids great running form to be an efficient runner. Let the experts at St. Pete Running Company help get your kids' running stride dialed in. This will be a fun, action packed class that will teach your little ones an appreciation and life-long love of running. Good for ages 3-10, our fun course will teach your little stompers necessary skills for running such as cadence, stride length and pacing using our FAST system. Frequency, Alignment, Stability & Timing are the keys to their success.

Parents are invited to join in at no charge, especially if you want to embarrass them and be THAT Mom or Dad.

We will give the kids a treat at the end of the class AND a $10 Gift Card to give to their parents for being so awesome and caring about their well-being.

This class will be outside so please have them wear sunscreen, bug spray and comfortable clothing. Bring a water bottle.

The cost of this class is $10 per family.

 

 

Kegs, Eggs, and Tired Legs ~ Monday, Mar. 18th at 6:30 PM

Kegs, Eggs, and Tired Legs!
Find out how it feels to run in a shoe that is designed to model the shape of the foot at our first-ever Altra Demo Run. We’ll also talk about transitioning into Altra running shoes for those who have never run in them before. All levels are welcome at Group Run, including walkers. Stick around after the run to enjoy some beer and eggs! This will be a fun event for people of all abilities.

 

Beer Run ~ Tuesday, Mar. 19th at 6:30 PM

@ Mastry's Brewing Co. (7701 Blind Pass Rd, St. Pete Beach, Florida 33706)

Love running and Beer? Join us for this casual run (or walk) and then enjoy a nice cold beer after. After all nothing beats a cold refreshing brew after a great run. Come run with Mastry's Brewing Co. and St Pete Running Company on Tuesday, March 19th at 6:30 pm. All participants will receive $1 off drafts.

 

Packet Pick-Up for Race For the Cupcake 5K

Thursday, March 21st from 4:00 - 7:00 PM

Friday, March 22nd from 12:00 - 7:00 PM

Get your packet for Race for the Cupcake 5K at St. Pete Running Company before the race! All registrants will receive a one-of-a-kind signature cup. After completing the race, you'll receive a medal, refreshments, and a cupcake!!!!

Can you pick up a packet for someone else? YES! Can you pick up your packet on race day? Yes, but we encourage you to pick up your packet on the two packet pick-up days prior to the race. Packets can be picked up race morning 7:00 - 7:45 AM at Hurley Park.
 

 

RACE FOR THE CUPCAKE 5K

Saturday, March 23rd at 8:00 AM at Pass-A-Grille Beach

REGISTER HERE: https://www.racersignup.com/race-for-the-cupcake-5k-2019/register/

St. Pete Running Company's Race For The Cupcake 5K is for everyone! Walkers, joggers, runners, and there's even a short race for the kids! The race takes place during low tide on the beautiful Pass-A-Grille Beach. This beautiful beach run is a timed 5K. And all participants receive a yummy cupcake at the finish line. 
5K Price Structure
Jan 15 - Feb 23 $30
Feb 24 - March 20 $35
March 21 - Race Day $45 (In store Only and at race site)
Kids Race is FREE

Packet Pick-Up at St. Pete Running Company: Thursday, March 21st from 4:00 - 7:00 PM and Friday, March 22nd from 12:00 - 7:00 PM

More Info on our RACE FOR THE CUPCAKE tab

 

 

Couch to 5K Kick-Off ~ Saturday, Mar. 30th at 8:00 AM

Looking to improve your 5K? Want a fun and informative training group? Join us for our Couch to 5K Training Program.

The kick-off is Saturday, March 30th at St Pete Running Company.
This is a comprehensive 5k training program for novice, intermediate, or advanced runners. We will put you into pace groups after the first run so you are running with people your pace.

Cost: $90.00 for a 5 week course. ALL PARTICIPANTS RECEIVE 10% DISCOUNT IN THE STORE for the 5 weeks. Cost also includes training from expert coaches.

LIMITED TO 50 PEOPLE! So be sure to sign up early by stopping by the store or calling (727-800-5043) to make sure you secure a spot! Or sign up online: https://stpeterunningco.com/products/5-week-couch-to-5k-training-course-fully-coached-and-supported-by-st-pete-running-company

Weekly Workouts: Our workouts will be Mondays at 6:30 PM, Wednesdays at either 5:30 AM or 6:30 PM (dependent on your schedule), and Saturdays at 8:00 AM.

Must be in good health and able to handle exercise.
Bring your smiling faces, running clothes, comfortable running clothes, running shoes and a water bottle.

The goal race will be the Hippie Dash for Peace, Love & Goodwill 5k race on May 4th. Participation in the race is not required but encouraged. We will provide all runners in the course with a discount code for the race.

If you have any questions please contact the store 727.800.5043

 

APRIL EVENTS

Packet Pick-Up Fit City Glow Run 5K ~ Thursday, Apr. 4th from 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Get your packet for Fit City Glow Run at St. Pete Running Company on April 4th. The mission of Healthy St. Pete is to build a culture of health in our city by making the healthy choice the easy choice through a collaborative community effort. This year’s theme is GLOW IN THE PARK. This family friendly event encourages everyone to come out and help us “Shine for Health,” in our Sunshine City!

Want to learn more about the race? Here is the organizer's website: https://runsignup.com/Race/FL/StPetersburg/CityofStPeteFitCityCelebration5K

 

 

Boston Marathon Viewing Party ~ Monday, Apr. 15th at 10:00 AM

We're having our Annual Boston Marathon Viewing Party! Take a sick day on Monday, April 15th and come watch the legendary Boston Marathon LIVE in the store. We're going to enjoy some food, drinks, discounts and many other fun things. Every year, the party has been a huge success and this year will be even bigger!

 

 

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