Healthy St. Pete, Fit City 5K Run & 1 Mile Fun Walk FAQ:
Healthy St. Pete is a citywide community engagement and empowerment initiative that will help our community EAT, PLAY, SHOP and LIVE healthier. This family friendly event will include fitness demonstrations, health food & wellness vendors, and more!
Where is the race start/finish?
North Straub Park, 400 Bayshore Drive NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
What is the race day timeline?
7:00 am Day of Registration & Packet Pick Up
8:00 am 5K Start
8:30 am 1 Mile Start
What is the price of the race and is it timed?
5K: $15 until 11:59 pm on 4/6/18; $20 race day 4/7/18 beginning at 12:00 am. 5K is chip timed!
1-Mile Walk: $5 until walk starts on 4/7/18. 1-Mile is not timed.
What Is included in the participant registration price?
5K participants receive a cotton event shirt (shirt & size only guaranteed if registered by 3/23/18) & a finisher medal
1-mile participants receive a finisher medal (shirt not included for the 1-mile event)
One medal per person not per event!
Are there awards?
5K awards presented to the 1st place overall M/F & 1st place M/F 12 & under.
When and where is pre-race packet pick-up?
Location is the same on both days:
Leisure Services Complex, 1400 19th St. North, St. Petersburg, FL 33713
Mon., March 26, 2018 4-7 pm
Wed., March 28, 2018 4-7 pm
How do I register? Registrations must be completed on-line at:
Where do I park on race day?
Public Parking information can be found at:
Is gear check/hold available race morning?
Gear check/hold is not available, please plan accordingly if waiting to pick up race day!
Are strollers permitted to participate in the 5K or 1-Mile events?
Yes, for safety reasons, participants pushing a stroller/jogger will line up at the back of the starting area.
Are dogs permitted to participate in the 5K or 1-Mile events?
Yes, for safety reasons, dogs must be on a non-retractable leash no longer than 6’. Owners must clean up after their pet(s) and line up at the back of the start area.
Are scooters, bicycles, roller blades or wheeled vehicles (except for strollers/baby joggers) allowed to participate?
For safety reasons wheeled vehicles (including wheeled shoes) are not allowed on the race course.
Where can I find last minute info?
All information can be found on the Healthy St. Pete website: www.healthystpetefl.com