Mail In Registration – 2017 PGDC Registration Is Open!

Beginning May 1, 2016 and until January 13, 2017, registration will be available By Mail for the 2017 Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K, 2017 Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K, 2017 Michelob Ultra Challenge (SOLD OUT), 2017 Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge (SOLD OUT) and 2017 Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge (SOLD OUT).

(Do not mail after Friday, January 13, 2017)

PLEASE NOTE that there are registration caps for each of the 2017 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 2017 Registration Caps are as follows:

  • 15K – 6,500
  • 5K – 14,000
  • Half Marathon – 6,500
  • 8K – 5,500
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – 1,000 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – 400 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA AMBER CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – 600 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA LIME CACTUS CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

 

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Mail In Registration Fees:

May 1, 2016 – May 31, 2016

  • 15K – $35
  • 5K – $25
  • 5K Walk (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $25
  • 5K Stroller Roll (Adults and Kids 5 yrs & Over) – $25
  • 5K Stroller Roll Children (Kids 4 yrs & Under) – $5
  • Half Marathon – $75
  • 8K – $30
  • Michelob Ultra Challenge – 1,000 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – 400 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA AMBER CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – 600 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA LIME CACTUS CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

June 1, 2016- September 30,2016

  • 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 – 1,000 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – 400 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA AMBER CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – 600 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA LIME CACTUS CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

October 1, 2016 – January 13, 2017

  • 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 – 1,000 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
  • Michelob Ultra Amber Challenge – 400 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA AMBER CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.
  • Michelob Ultra Lime Cactus Challenge – 600 – SOLD OUT!  MICHELOB ULTRA LIME CACTUS CHALLENGE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED.

To register by mail, please utilize the ‘form fill-able’ 2017 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 13, 2017. Entry forms postmarked after January 13, 2017 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 20, 2017.

Refunds and/or transfers of registration are not allowed in the Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K & 5K or Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K.

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 24, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., and on Saturday, February 25, 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 whomever WILL be picking up for you.  A downloadable version of the Authorization Form can be found below.

Race Number Pick-Up Authorization Form

2017 Rules and Requirements

Registration Waiver must be signed – the waiver can be found at the bottom of registration form (if 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 or the Publix Gasparilla Half Marathon & 8K. 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 17, 2017.

If the request and change are made prior to Sunday, January 22, 2017, the change will be made at No Charge. From January 23 – February 17, 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 23 – February 17, there will be a $15 fee for making a change in registration. There will be NO changes made over Race Weekend.

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