St. Pete Beach Classic 2024

St. Pete Beach Classic 2024

Join the ultimate running experience at the St. Pete Beach Classic, a perfect event tailored to meet every runner’s desires. Featuring exceptional race courses, a multitude of certified race course distance options, and an abundance of enthusiastic volunteers, this event promises a thrilling and well-supported journey.

After conquering the miles, indulge in delicious post-race food and cap off your achievement with beach parties highlighted by a mesmerizing bonfire. For the ultimate challenge, participate in all four races held over two days, covering a total distance of 26.2 miles, and earn five distinctive medals as a testament to your accomplishment.

Recognition will be given to the top male and female finishers in the 5K, 10K, Mermaid Classic Duo, half marathon, and Classic Marathon Challenge. In addition, awards will be distributed to participants achieving notable performances in standard age groups, spanning from 10 to 79 years old, across the 5K, 10K, and half marathon categories. Special acknowledgments will also be given to outstanding runners in the 10-year-old and younger class, as well as the 80-year-old and over class, extending the celebration of achievements across a diverse range of age groups.

Event Calendar

Friday, January 12, 2024
  • St Pete Beach Community Center | Boca Ciega Room 7701 Boca Ciega Drive St. Pete Beach, FL 33706
  • 12:00 PM Expo, Registration & Packet Pickup Opens
  • 6:00 PM Expo & Packet Pickup Closes
Saturday, January 13, 2024
  • 6:00 AM Packet Pickup / Race Day Registration Opens
  • 7:00 AM St. Pete Running Co. 10K START (including Mermaid Classic Duo participants and Classic Marathon Challenge participants)
  • 8:45 AM Synovus Kids’ Classic Races START
  • 9:00 AM Wendy Johnson 5K START Wendy Johnson 5K Start (including Mermaid Classic Duo participants and Classic Marathon Challenge participants)
  • 10:30 AM Awards/Post-race Party
  • 11:00 AM Packet Pickup Closes Till 4:00 PM
  • 4:00 PM Race Registration and Packet Pickup Open
  • 5:00 PM Packet Pickup / Late Registration Closes
  • 5:00 PM Classic Beach Fun Run START (Including Marathon Challenge participants)
  • 6:00 PM Concert and Party at RUM RUNNERS with BIG BROTHER BAND
  • 7:00 PM Beach Bonfire on Beach Behind RUM RUNNERS
Sunday, January 14, 2024
  • 6:45 AM Maddie Zolfo Half-Marathon START
  • 8:30 AM Post-Race Party Starts
  • 10:00 AM Maddie Zolfo Half-Marathon Course Closes
  • 10:00AM Awards

Race Starts, Finish Lines, Post-Race Parties are all located at Sirata Beach Resort & Conference Center
5300 Gulf Blvd, St. Pete Beach, FL. Register at

Join the rest of the runners for an exhilarating and enjoyable beach weekend filled with running, camaraderie, and unforgettable memories.