2021 PGDC Registration By-Mail Is Open!

Beginning June 5, 2020, and until March 5, 2021, registration will be available By Mail for the 2021 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, 2021 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K, 2021 Michelob Ultra Challenge, 2021 Bud Light Seltzer Challenge, 2021 Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge and 2021 Stella Solstice Challenge.

2021 PGDC By-Mail Registration

(Do not mail after Friday, March 5, 2021)

PLEASE NOTE that registration caps for each of the 2021 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events are yet to be determined.  Registration Caps for the 15K, 5K, Half Marathon, 8K, and Challenges will be posted in the coming weeks.

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, 5K, Half Marathon 8K Runner Info pages.

Mail-In 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.

June 1, 2020 – June 30, 2020

  • 15K – $40
  • 5K – $30
  • 5K Walk (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over)–$30
  • 5K Stroller Roll (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $30
  • 5K Stroller Roll Children (Kids 4 yrs & Under) – $5
  • Half Marathon – $85
  • 8K – $35
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – $230
  • Bud Light Seltzer Challenge – $105 -NEW IN 2021
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $165
  • Stella Solstice Challenge – $115 – NEW LOOK IN 2021

July 1 – October 31, 2020

  • 15K – $45
  • 5K – $35
  • 5K Walk (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $35
  • 5K Stroller Roll (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $35
  • 5K Stroller Roll Children (Kids 4 yrs & Under) – $5
  • Half Marathon – $95
  • 8K – $40
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – $250 
  • Bud Light Seltzer Challenge – $125 – NEW IN 2020
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $185
  • Stella Solstice Challenge – $135 – NEW LOOK IN 2021

November 1, 2020 – March 5, 2021

  • 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
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – $270 
  • Bud Light Seltzer Challenge – $145 – NEW IN 2021
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $205
  • Stella Solstice Challenge – $155 – NEW LOOK IN 2021

2021 PGDC Registration By-Mail Is Open!

To register by mail, please download a 2021 PGDC By-Mail Registration Once downloaded, please click on each field, provide the requested information and then, print for signing and mailing to the following address:

GDCA
P.O. Box 1881
Tampa, Fl. 33601-1881

By-Mail entries must be postmarked by March 5, 2021. Entry forms postmarked after March 5, 2021, WILL NOT be processed until Race Weekend and will require payment of the additional Late Registration Fees.

Email confirmations will be sent to those providing an email address on or before May 3, 2021.

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 via email.  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 2021 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events. 

2021 PGDC 15K, 5K, Half Marathon, 8K, Michelob Ultra Challenge, Michelob Pure Gold Challenge, Stella Solstice Challenge, and Bud Light Seltzer Race Packet, T-shirt, and Race Number Pick-Up will take place during the 8 On Your Side Health & Fitness Expo being held at the Tampa Convention Center on Friday, May 7, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m., and on Saturday, May 8, beginning at 4:30 a.m. ** PLEASE NOTE:  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 it up for you.  A downloadable version of the Authorization Form can be found below.

** Beginning at 4:30 a.m., on Saturday morning, May 8, 2021, the Race Number will be available in the Tampa Convention Center’s Ballroom.  T-Shirts & Goody Bags will not be available for pick-up until the expo opens at 6:00 a.m.

Race Number Pick-Up Authorization Form