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    September 24, 2015

    One of my favorite cartoon characters is known to say this line as he is about to guzzle down a Duff.   Beer has long been associated with bars and country music, hunting and fishing, western movies and football games. Beer has been guzzled at Friday night fights, hoe downs and poker games. But beer is […]

    September 20, 2015

    Tuesday’s workout: 10 x 1/4 with an 1/8 rest in-between Warm up a mile Run three fast 1/4’s with an 1/8 jog in-between and this will put you at the start/finish line. Turn around and run 2 fast 1/4’s with a 1/8 jog in-between and this will put you at the 3/4 mile mark. Turn […]

    August 30, 2015

    Hello runners – Below, you will find a copy of the speed workout for September 1st. There will be a group running at 6:30 AM for those looking to escape this heat, and there will still be the NORMAL group run at 6:00 PM for anyone looking to run after work! Meet at the Fit for […]

    August 25, 2015

    Hello everyone – Following, you will find the speed workout for Tuesday. There’ll be a group running at 6:30 AM for those looking to escape the heat, and there’ll still be the NORMAL run at 6:00 PM for anyone who prefers to run after work! Meet at the Fit for Life parking lot. The workout: 3 […]

    July 19, 2015

    Hello all – Below, you will find the workout for Tuesday. There will be a 6:30 AM run for those looking to escape the heat, and there will be the NORMAL run at 6:00 PM for anyone who prefers to run in the evening! For those running in the morning: Laurie Germann plans to be […]

    July 11, 2015

    Summer races give us a love/hate relationship.  You may have that love/hate feeling even with the great beach races we offer in our area.  I think you will end up loving the SPRR Beach 5K Series, however.  Let me tell you why. You first drive to the Hurricane Restaurant on Pass-a-grille Beach grumbling to yourself.  […]

    July 3, 2015

    Sunday long run information: There will be two groups running at the location listed below. Please note that mileage will vary, and groups are planning to leave at 6:00 AM and 6:30 AM. Be sure to check if your group will be meeting for coffee or breakfast after the run!!!! Location: Downtown St. Petersburg (meet […]

    July 1, 2015

    Attention all St. Pete Road Runners: Our New Member Social Meeting will be held On Thursday July 9th at the Bayboro Tavern in Downtown St. Pete starting at 6:30 PM. The first two drinks are complimentary and food is free! New members: Come on out to Bayboro Tavern in Downtown St. Pete to meet everyone. Current, old […]

    June 26, 2015

    Sunday long run information: There will be two groups running at both of the locations listed below. Please note that mileage will vary, and groups are planning to leave at 6:00 AM and 6:30 AM from their respective locations. Be sure to check if your group will be going out for coffee or breakfast after […]

    June 23, 2015

    Has anyone seen my enthusiasm? I was running quite well with her after my Flying Pig race, but now she just disappeared. I went on a nice vacation and took a couple of weeks off from all stress, all responsibilities, and all running. My enthusiasm stayed home and patiently waited for my return to running. […]

  • 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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