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    March 26, 2016

    You won’t want to miss the hottest party of the summer! The St Pete Road Runners’ 2016 beach race series will be back at the Hurricane Restaurant on St. Pete Beach. The party will be bigger and better with our new title sponsor for 2016, the St. Pete Running Company. Sign up today at http://www.racersignup.com/st.-pete-road-runners-5k-beach-series/

    March 14, 2016

    Come visit the SPRR tent at the Heroes 5K/10K Memorial Run in downtown St. Petersburg on Friday, April 1st. We’ll have SPRR gear for sale, info about upcoming events and our summer beach race series. For more info about the race, check out the Heroes website, http://heroesofthestpetepolice.org/press/

    March 3, 2016

            Join us for a sun run! Our next General Meeting will be on Thursday, March 10th. We will be at St. Pete Running Company, 6986 22nd Ave N. in St. Petersburg. We will be leaving on a group run/walk at 6:30 P.M. – all speeds and distances are welcome! Then hang […]

    February 26, 2016

    Join us on Sunday, February 28th at Muvico Sundial Theater, 151 2nd Ave N in St. Petersburg. We will be attending the 4:05 showing of Race, the story of Jesse Owens. We will be meeting in front of the theater, under the Muvico sign at 3:30 p.m.

    February 2, 2016

    Now that we all have plenty of experience writing “2016” on official documents, we want to let you know it is time to submit applications for the 2016 SPRR scholarship! To learn more about the SPRR scholarship and the required criteria, please follow this link. Applications must be received no later than March 1, 2016. […]

    January 19, 2016

    Here are the next three weeks of workouts. We know some of you aren’t doing them right now, but we didn’t want to leave anyone out of the fun! 6 x 1/2 mile Warm-up 1 1/4 miles. Run a hard 1/2. Jog a 1/4 – This will put you at the start/finish line. Run a […]

    January 3, 2016

    SPRR has agreed to provide volunteers for the St. Pete Beach Classic and the Clearwater Distance Classic. As you all know, races cannot happen without volunteers. Let’s pay it forward and support our local races! Please email *protected email*, if you are interested. Include the event, task and times you are available. Thank you! St. […]

    December 28, 2015

    What a great way to wrap up your 2015 running season and kick off your 2015 challenges. New Year’s Eve: 5:00pm (Sunset: 5:46pm) Upham Beach – Located off Gulf Blvd at 68th Avenue, stretches from about 67th Avenue to 71st Avenue. Meet at the Public Restrooms. It will be an easy 2 to 3 mile […]

    December 21, 2015

    Starts at 7:30 from Upham Beach. Breakfast afterwards @ 8:30 @ Skidders! A great way to begin Christmas morning is a run/walk on the beach with family and friends!!!

    November 24, 2015

    SPRR Holiday Party December 10th, 6-9:00 pm Sunshine Center Ballroom 330 5th AV N, St. Pete Click here to purchase tickets! Our party, catered by Banquet Masters, includes appetizers served by the Banquet Masters’ butlers, a 14 item salad bar, 4 entrees, coffee/tea station, and desserts. SPRR provides beer and wine. Dress is casual, holiday, […]

  • Upcoming Events

    1. Jacksonville Marathon & Half Ameris Bank

      December 16 @ 7:00 am - 11:59 pm
    2. Jingle 5k

      December 22 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    3. Walt Disney Marathon Weekend 5k, 10k, 13.1, 26.2, Goofy & Dopey Challenges

      January 3, 2018 - January 7, 2018
    4. 2nd Annual Kettle Krush 5k/1Mile Fun Run

      January 6, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 10:30 pm
  • Mission Statement

    The mission of the St. Pete Road Runners (SPRR) is to encourage running and walking for individuals of all ages and abilities in a social environment while promoting fitness and providing education in the community. The SPRR club is well suited for the recreational runner or walker as well as the serious competitor.

     

    SPRR extends an open invitation to runners and walkers of all abilities to come out and join us for one of our group runs.

  • Recent Posts

    • SPRR Scholarship Award 2017

      The SPRR Scholarship, established in 2012, is awarded annually to two high school seniors (one public school and one private/independent school) who excel in …Read More »
    • February Social Run

      Join us for a giant group run and then follow us to a local restaurant for dinner. Mark your calendar for Friday, February 17th. …Read More »
    • Christmas Day Run/Walk

      Join SPRR for the annual Yost Christmas Morning Run/Walk We’ll meet at 8 a.m. at Upham Beach Park 6850 Beach Plaza, St Pete Beach, …Read More »
  • SPRR Scholarship Award

    The SPRR Scholarship, established in 2012, is awarded annually to two high school seniors (one public school and one private/independent school) who excel in academics and are avid runners.
    Applications must be received no later than March 1, 2017.

    The scholarship award will be presented to the winners on April 13, 2017 at the Dolphin Beach Resort SPRR April Club Meeting.

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