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
All About Recovery ~ Monday, July 15th at 6:30 PM
Beer Run ~ Tuesday, July 16th at 6:30 PM
Girls on the Run Info Night ~ Thursday, July 18th at 7:00 PM
Want to learn about Girls on the Run? We're hosting an Info Night! Join us to learn about BOTH our amazing programs, Girls on the Run for 3rd-5th grade girls and our new program, Heart & Sole for 6th-8th grade girls! We'll also cover how to get a team started at your school or site, what it's like to coach and how scholarships work.
How to Run 101: Beginners Running Class ~ Saturday, July 20th at 9:00 AM
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
- How to warm up
- What to do for recovery
There won't be a lot of running involved but we will be outside for an hour. Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes and bring a bottle of water.
The cost of the class is $10. All class participants receive 20% off in store following the class.
Run & Roll ~ Wednesday, July 24th at 6:30 PM
Runners Self-Defense Class ~ Sunday, July 28th from 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Ready to learn about self-defense and how it can help you as a runner and walker? We're very pleased to announce Runners Self Defense Class for ages 12 and up. The class is designed to promote safety awareness geared towards runners and walkers. Taekwondo Master Bill Ferkile is an avid runner and we're thrilled to invite him to lead this class at our store. The class will be interactive with some simple escape techniques.
Info Session for Half Marathon Group Training ~ Monday, July 29th at 6:00 PM
The Great Ice Cream Run ~ Monday, July 29th at 6:30 PM
Sign-Up Party for Half Marathon Group Training ~ Monday, August 19th at 6:00 PM
This ten-week course commences on Saturday, September 7th at 8:00 AM, meeting at St Pete Running Company and will cap at 50 people. The target race is The St. Pete Run Fest Half Marathon on November 17th, 2018. Training will consist of 3 structured & supervised runs each week including a long run, speed workout and easy run.