Welcome to The Great Father's Day Race!

The Annual 5K Family Tradition in Tampa and Sarasota

Great Father's Day Race


Love the preparation and challenge of a race? Need some excitement in your life? This is the 5K for you! Regardless of capabilities, you can run or walk your way to an epic finish!


We’ve had four generations of participants at our 5K events! We believe in health and wellness, regardless of age. So come on out, get your blood pumping, and join us to celebrate Father’s Day!


This 5K is 3.1 miles of excitement! Whether it’s on the beaches of Sarasota, or the scenic park in Tampa, we have a location for you. Dust off those shoes, grab a friend, and join us!

A little about...


The Race Directors started the 5K race in Tampa, FL in 2013. After seeing a positive reaction from the amazing participants, they decided to hold a race on Siesta Key Beach in Sarasota, FL in 2014.  Join us for the 6th annual race in 2018!

We Have a Virtual Race Too!

No matter where you live, your age, or capabilities, YOU can participate in the race that celebrates Father’s day!

The Details: We’ll mail you a dry-fit shirt, custom bib, awesome medal, goodie bag, and more!

As a  brand ambassador, you will be an essential member of our team! Help promote our races at local running events, at your gym, on social media, and to your co-workers, friends, and family. You can earn awesome prizes along the way!

What do our participants say?

Real words from real runners!

The Great Father’s Day Race is the premier family 5K in Florida. We’re looking to feature YOUR brand, and create long-term partnerships that bring YOU more brand awareness, customers, and loyalty.


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