2020 PGDC Registration
By-Mail Is Open!

Beginning May 1, 2019 and until January 10, 2020, registration will be available By Mail for the 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, 2020 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K, 2020 Michelob Ultra Challenge, 2020 Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge, 2020 Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge and 2020 Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge.

(Do not mail after Friday, January 10, 2020)

PLEASE NOTE that there are registration caps for each of the 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events.  If any of the individual 15K, 5K, Half Marathon, 8K or Challenge Registration Caps are reached, registration WILL close for that event.  The 2020 PGDC Registration Caps are as follows:

  • 15K – 6,500
  • 5K – 13,500
  • Half Marathon – 6,500
  • 8K – 5,500
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – 1,200 
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – 300 
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – 800  
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – 500

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.

2020 PGDC Registration By-Mail Is Open!

Beginning May 1, 2019 and until January 10, 2020, registration will be available By-Mail for the 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, 2020 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K, 2020 Michelob Ultra Challenge, 2020 Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge, 2020 Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge and 2020 Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge.

(Do not mail after Friday, January 10, 2020)

PLEASE NOTE that there are registration caps for each of the 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events.  If any of the individual 15K, 5K, Half Marathon, 8K or Challenge Registration Caps are reached, registration WILL close for that event.  The 2019 Registration Caps are as follows:

  • 15K – 6,500
  • 5K – 13,500
  • Half Marathon – 6,500
  • 8K – 5,500
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – 1,200 
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – 300
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – 800  
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – 500

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 Registration Fees:

May 1, 2019 – May 31, 2019

  • 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 – $205
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – $175 
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $150
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – $105
June 1, 2019 – September 30, 2019

  • 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 – $225 
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – $195 
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $170
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – $125
October 1, 2019 – January 10, 2020

  • 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 – $245 
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – $215  
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $190
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – $145

2020 PGDC Registration By-Mail Is Open!

To register by mail, please utilize the ‘form fill-able’  2020 PGDC REGISTRATION FORM Once opened, click on each field, fill in and then, print for signing.  Once completed…

Mail to:
GDCA
P.O. Box 1881
Tampa, Fl. 33601-1881

Mailed entries must be postmarked by January 10, 2020. Entry forms postmarked after January 10, 2020, 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 February 17, 2020.

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 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events. 

 


If you register by mail or online, you MUST pick up your Event Shirt and packet during the 8 On Your Side Health & Fitness Expo being held at the Tampa Convention Center – East Hall on Friday, February 21, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., and on Saturday, February 22, 6 a.m. – 5 p.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 up for you.  A downloadable version of the Authorization Form can be found below.

Race Number Pick-Up Authorization Form


2020 Rules and Requirements

Registration Waiver must be signed – the waiver can be found at the bottom of 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 Challenge 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 14, 2020.

If the request and change are made prior to Sunday, January 19, 2020, the change will be made at No Charge. From January 20 – February 14, 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.


PLEASE NOTE: From January 20 – February 14, there will be a $15 fee for making a change in registration. There will be NO changes made over Race Weekend.

2020 PGDC Registration By-Mail Is Open!

Beginning May 1, 2019 and until January 10, 2020, registration will be available By-Mail for the 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, 2020 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K, 2020 Michelob Ultra Challenge, 2020 Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge, 2020 Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge and 2020 Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge.

(Do not mail after Friday, January 10, 2020)

PLEASE NOTE that there are registration caps for each of the 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events.  If any of the individual 15K, 5K, Half Marathon, 8K or Challenge Registration Caps are reached, registration WILL close for that event.  The 2020 PGDC Registration Caps are as follows:

  • 15K – 6,500
  • 5K – 13,500
  • Half Marathon – 6,500
  • 8K – 5,500
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – 1,200 
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – 300 
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – 800  
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – 500

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.

2020 PGDC Registration By-Mail Is Open!

Beginning May 1, 2019 and until January 10, 2020, registration will be available By Mail for the 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, 2020 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K, 2020 Michelob Ultra Challenge, 2020 Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge, 2020 Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge and 2020 Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge.

(Do not mail after Friday, January 10, 2020)

PLEASE NOTE that there are registration caps for each of the 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events.  If any of the individual 15K, 5K, Half Marathon, 8K or Challenge Registration Caps are reached, registration WILL close for that event.  The 2020 PGDC Registration Caps are as follows:

  • 15K – 6,500
  • 5K – 13,500
  • Half Marathon – 6,500
  • 8K – 5,500
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – 1,200 
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – 300
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – 800  
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – 500

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.

 


By-Mail Registration Fees:

May 1, 2019 – May 31, 2019

  • 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 – $205
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – $175 
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $150
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – $105

June 1, 2019 – September 30, 2019

  • 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 – $225 
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – $195 
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $170
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – $125

October 1, 2019 – January 10, 2020

  • 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 – $245 
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – $215  
  • Michelob Ultra Pure Gold Challenge – $190
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – $145

2020 PGDC Registration By-Mail Is Open!

To register by mail, please utilize the ‘form fill-able’ 2020 PGDC Registration Form. Once opened, click on each field, fill in and then, print for signing.  Once completed…

Mail to:
GDCA
P.O. Box 1881
Tampa, Fl. 33601-1881

Mailed entries must be postmarked by January 10, 2020. Entry forms postmarked after January 10, 2020, 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 February 17, 2020.

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 2020 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic Race Weekend Events. 

 


If you register by mail or online, you MUST pick up your Event Shirt and packet during the 8 On Your Side Health & Fitness Expo being held at the Tampa Convention Center – East Hall on Friday, February 21, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., and on Saturday, February 22, 6 a.m. – 5 p.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 up for you.  A downloadable version of the Authorization Form can be found below.

Race Number Pick-Up Authorization Form


2020 Rules and Requirements

Registration Waiver must be signed – the waiver can be found at the bottom of the 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 Challenge 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 the entry fee. If you require a race change, you MUST contact the race office in writing via email by Friday, February 14, 2020.

If the request and change are made prior to Sunday, January 19, 2020, the change will be made at No Charge. From January 20 – February 14, there will be a $15 fee for making a change in registration. There will be NO changes 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.


PLEASE NOTE: From January 20 – February 14, there will be a $15 fee for making a change in registration. NO changes will be made over Race Weekend.