2021 In-Store Registration At

The Gasparilla Distance Classic Association welcomes DICK’s Sporting Goods as the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend’s ‘Exclusive Sporting Goods Retailer’ and In-Store Registration Location. In-Store Registration at the DICK’S Sporting Goods locations listed below will take place on Saturday (10 am – 5 pm) and Sunday (Noon – 5 pm), January 9-10, 2021 and January 16-17, 2021.

During In-Store Registration, you may register for the 2021 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, 2021 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K and on a limited basis (see below), the 2021 Michelob Ultra Challenge, 2021 Bud Light Lime Challenge, 2021 Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge and 2021 Bud Light Orange Challenge. (CASH OR CHECK ONLY).

In-Store Offline Registration Fees:

Please note that due to the administrative costs associated with processing Offline 2021 PGDC Registrations, a $3 Processing Fee must be added to the Total Registration Amount Due – if payment does not reflect the additional $3 Processing Fee, the entry form and payment will be returned.

ATTENTION WALKERS! Though the 5K is the only PGDC Race Weekend event that offers a dedicated walk, the Kashi 5K Walk, Walkers are welcome in all PGDC Race Weekend Events. Because of road closure permits, a 16-minute per mile pace must be maintained. For event specific Walker Information, please visit the 15K, 5KHalf Marathon & 8K Runner Info pages.


In-Store Registration Fees – Entry Fees must be paid with cash or a check. Credit Cards will NOT be accepted.

  • • 15K – $50
    • 5K – $40
    • 5K Walk (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $40
    • 5K Stroller Roll (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $40
    • 5K Stroller Roll Children (Kids 4 yrs & Under) – $5
    • Half Marathon – $105
    • 8K – $45

Because so many look forward to registering during In-Store Registration at DICK’S Sporting Goods (and getting their race shirts ahead of Race Weekend), the Gasparilla Distance Classic Association will offer Challenge Registration during In-Store Registration at DICK’S Sporting Goods.

Each of the below DICK’S Locations will offer the following on a limited basis:

  • Michelob Ultra Challenge ($245)
  • Bud Light Lime Challenge ($215)
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge ($190)
  • Bud Light Orange Challenge ($145)

* Mail-In Registration will close on Friday, January 8, 2021. Online Registration Fees will increase on Saturday, January 9, 2021.


Sat., Jan. 9 • 10am – 5pm
Sun., Jan. 10 • Noon – 5pm

TAMPA: Westshore Plaza
258 Westshore Plaza
Tampa, FL 33609

TAMPA: Westfield Citrus Park
8100 Citrus Park Town Ctr.
Tampa, FL 33625

BRANDON: Brandon Town Center
901 Brandon Town Ctr. Mall
Brandon, FL 33511

CLEARWATER: Countryside Center
26583 Hwy 19 North
Clearwater, FL 33761

ST. PETERSBURG: Tyrone Square Mall
6775 22nd Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL  33710

WESLEY CHAPEL
5925 Wesley Grove Blvd.
Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

SARASOTA: University Town Center
181 North Cattlemen Road
Sarasota, FL 34243

LAKELAND: Lakeland Park Center
919 Lakeland Park Ctr. Dr, #300
Lakeland, FL 33809

Sat., Jan. 16 • 10am – 5pm
Sun., Jan. 17 • Noon – 5pm

TAMPA: Westshore Plaza
258 Westshore Plaza
Tampa, FL 33609

TAMPA: Westfield Citrus Park
8100 Citrus Park Town Ctr.
Tampa, FL 33625

BRANDON: Brandon Town Center
901 Brandon Town Ctr. Mall
Brandon, FL 33511

CLEARWATER: Countryside Center
26583 Hwy 19 North
Clearwater, FL 33761

ST. PETERSBURG: Tyrone Square Mall
6775 22nd Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL  33710

REMEMBER: In-Store Registration offers the ONLY opportunity to get your Official Race Shirt and 2021 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Reusable Goody Bag prior to Race Weekend.


 

2021 Rules and Requirements

Registration Waiver must be signed – the waiver can be found at the bottom of 2021 PGDC In-Store Registration Form (if the participant is under 18 years old, parent or guardian must sign the release). Age Requirements:

  • Half-Marathon: At least 12 years old (18 yrs & Under Require a Parental or Guardian Signature)
  • 15K: No age restrictions
  • 8K: No age restrictions
  • 5K: No age restrictions

Race Numbers and ChronoTrack B-Tags are required for all races. Refunds and/or transfers of registration are not allowed in the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K, Michelob Ultra Challenge, Bud Light Lime Challenge, Michelob Ultra Pure Gold and/or Bud Light Orange Challenge. If you are unable to run the race you registered for due to medical reasons, you may downgrade to a shorter distance. There is no charge for downgrading, however, you will not receive a refund for the difference in entry fee. If you require a race change, you MUST contact the race office in writing via email by Friday, February 12, 2021.

PLEASE NOTE however, from January 18, 2021 – February 12, 2021, there will be a $15 fee for making a change in registration. NO changes will be made over Race Weekend. If you participate in a race you are NOT registered for, you will NOT be eligible for overall and age group awards. If you need to make a change in your registration, please submit a request to the GDCA office via email: registration@tampabayrun.com. Race registration changes will not be made over the phone.

From January 18 – February 12, there will be a $15 fee for making a change in registration. Registration changes WILL NOT be offered over Race Weekend.

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: you must register in person during In-Store Registration hours to receive your T-Shirt and Publix Gasparilla Reusable Booty Bag prior to Race Weekend. If you register by mail or online, your T-Shirt and Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Reusable Booty Bag WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE for pick-up until the 2021 8 On Your Side Health & Fitness Expo being held at the Tampa Convention Center -East Hall on Friday, February 19, 10am – 8pm and on Saturday, February 20, 6am – 5pm.

If you are not able to attend the Expo and pick-up your Race Number, a Race Number Pick-Up Authorization Form must be completed, signed and presented by whoever WILL be picking up for you.  A downloadable version of the Authorization Form can be found below.

Race Number Pick-Up Authorization

Email confirmations will be sent to those that provide a legible and correct email address during In-Store Registration at DICK’S Sporting Goods.

PLEASE NOTE:  If at any time, you have unsubscribed from the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic E-Blast Database, you WILL NOT receive a Registration Confirmation.  You MUST rejoin the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic E-Blast Database.  To rejoin, Click Here.

Refunds and/or transfers of registration are not allowed in ANY of the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events.

2021 In-Store Registration At DICK’S Sporting Goods

The Gasparilla Distance Classic Association welcomes DICK’s Sporting Goods as the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend’s ‘Exclusive Sporting Goods Retailer’ and In-Store Registration Location. In-Store Registration at the DICK’S Sporting Goods locations listed below will take place on Saturday (10 am – 5 pm) and Sunday (Noon – 5 pm), January 9-10, 2021 and January 16-17, 2021.

During In-Store Registration, you may register for the 2021 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, 2021 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K and on a limited basis, the 2021 Michelob Ultra Challenge, 2021 Michelob Ultra Bud Light Lime Challenge, 2021 Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge and 2021 Bud Light Orange Challenge (CASH OR CHECK ONLY).

ATTENTION WALKERS! Though the 5K is the only PGDC Race Weekend event that offers a dedicated walk, the Kashi 5K Walk, Walkers are welcome in all PGDC Race Weekend Events. Because of road closure permits, a 16-minute per mile pace must be maintained. For event specific Walker Information, please visit the 15K, 5KHalf Marathon & 8K Runner Info pages.


In-Store Registration Fees – Entry Fees must be paid with cash or a check. Credit Cards will NOT be accepted.

• 15K – $50
• 5K – $40
• 5K Walk (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $40
• 5K Stroller Roll (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $40
• 5K Stroller Roll Children (Kids 4 yrs & Under) – $5
• Half Marathon – $105
• 8K – $45


Because so many look forward to registering during In-Store Registration at DICK’S Sporting Goods (and getting their race shirts ahead of Race Weekend), the Gasparilla Distance Classic Association will offer five registrations for each Challenge during In-Store Registration at DICK’S Sporting Goods (first weekend ONLY).

Each of the below DICK’S Locations will offer the following:

  • Michelob Ultra Challenge ($245)
  • Bud Light Lime Challenge ($215)
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge ($190)
  • Bud Light Orange Challenge ($145)

* Mail-In Registration will close on Friday, January 8, 2021. Online Registration Fees will increase on Saturday, January 9, 2021.


Sat., Jan. 9 • 10am – 5pm
Sun., Jan. 10 • Noon – 5pm

TAMPA: Westshore Plaza
258 Westshore Plaza
Tampa, FL 33609

TAMPA: Westfield Citrus Park
8100 Citrus Park Town Ctr.
Tampa, FL 33625

BRANDON: Brandon Town Center
901 Brandon Town Ctr. Mall
Brandon, FL 33511

CLEARWATER: Countryside Center
26583 Hwy 19 North
Clearwater, FL 33761

ST. PETERSBURG: Tyrone Square Mall
6775 22nd Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL  33710

WESLEY CHAPEL
5925 Wesley Grove Blvd.
Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

SARASOTA: University Town Center
181 North Cattlemen Road
Sarasota, FL  34243

LAKELAND: Lakeland Park Center
919 Lakeland Park Ctr. Dr, #300
Lakeland, FL 33809


 

Sat., Jan. 16 • 10am – 5pm
Sun., Jan. 17 • Noon – 5pm

TAMPA: Westshore Plaza
258 Westshore Plaza
Tampa, FL 33609

TAMPA: Westfield Citrus Park
8100 Citrus Park Town Ctr.
Tampa, FL 33625

BRANDON: Brandon Town Center
901 Brandon Town Ctr. Mall
Brandon, FL 33511

CLEARWATER: Countryside Center
26583 Hwy 19 North
Clearwater, FL 33761

ST. PETERSBURG: Tyrone Square Mall
6775 22nd Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL  33710

REMEMBER: In-Store Registration offers the ONLY opportunity to get your Official Race Shirt and 2021 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Reusable Goody Bag prior to Race Weekend.


 

2021 Rules and Requirements

Registration Waiver must be signed – the waiver can be found at the bottom of 2020 PGDC In-Store Registration Form (if the participant is under 18 years old, parent or guardian must sign the release). Age Requirements:

  • Half-Marathon: At least 12 years old (18 yrs & Under Require a Parental or Guardian Signature)
  • 15K: No age restrictions
  • 8K: No age restrictions
  • 5K: No age restrictions

Race Numbers and ChronoTrack B-Tags are required for all races. Refunds and/or transfers of registration are not allowed in the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K, Michelob Ultra Challenge, Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge, Michelob Ultra Pure Gold and/or Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge. If you are unable to run the race you registered for due to medical reasons, you may downgrade to a shorter distance. There is no charge for downgrading, however, you will not receive a refund for the difference in entry fee. If you require a race change, you MUST contact the race office in writing via email by Friday, February 12, 2021.

PLEASE NOTE however, that from January 18 – February 12, there will be a $15 fee for making a change in registration. NO changes will offered over Race Weekend. If you participate in a race you are NOT registered for, you will NOT be eligible for overall and age group awards. If you need to make a change in your registration, please submit a request to the GDCA office via email: registration@tampabayrun.com. Race registration changes will not be made over the phone.

From January 18 – February 12, there will be a $15 fee for making a change in registration. Registration changes WILL NOT be offered over Race Weekend.


 

PLEASE NOTE: you must register in person during In-Store Registration hours to receive your T-Shirt and Publix Gasparilla Reusable Booty Bag prior to Race Weekend. If you register by mail or online, your T-Shirt and Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Reusable Booty Bag WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE for pick-up until the 2021 8 On Your Side Health & Fitness Expo being held at the Tampa Convention Center -East Hall on Friday, February 19, 10am – 8pm and on Saturday, February 20, 6am – 5pm.

If you are not able to attend the Expo and pick-up your Race Number, a Race Number Pick-Up Authorization Form must be completed, signed and presented by whoever WILL be picking up for you.  A downloadable version of the Authorization Form can be found below.

Race Number Pick-Up Authorization