St Petersburg Running - Race Schedules, Race Reviews, and Race Rankings

Welcome to the St Petersburg running home page! Road Race Place provides a detailed listing of St Petersburg 5k races, 10k races, marathons and more, the links above will direct you to race calendars, rankings, and ratings for all of your local St Petersburg events. You can help us out by rating your favorite (and least favorite) St Petersburg races to help determine which races rank the highest in St Petersburg, in the state of Florida and in the nation.

Area Stats

Total Races: 167

Scheduled Races: 110

January Races: 16

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Latest St Petersburg Area Race Reviews

Pier 60 - Race 4 5k
No Water! - 2014 Race
By: M. C. - (Tampa, FL)
Probably the most poorly organized 5k I have participated in (and I've run probably close to 100 races in the Tampa Bay Area). The timing was manual, the starting line was ill defined, and there was no warning before the starting gun. But what was truly unforgivable was running out of water after the race. That's right. They ran out of wat...
Date Posted: 2014-08-09
Mease Midnight Run 5k
Race was average - 2013 Race
By: Roger Anacki
Lighting was very poor on the course. Only thing available to runners post-race was bananas and Gatorade. I will never run this race again.
Date Posted: 2014-06-18
Fishhawk Turkey Trot 5k
Fishhawk 5K Race Review - 2013 Race
By: Dan C. - (Lithia, FL)
This was my 1st 5k ever and even though it was cold out it was a blast, very well organized, lots of great sponsors, plenty of parking, Porto-potties, entertainment before and after. Simple fun road course through nice neighbor hoods and local community. Packet pickup at local YMCA well organized and bag of treats included ! Will most definitely run ...
Date Posted: 2014-04-13

Top St Petersburg Area Races

Man ran part of Chicago Marathon while fleeing police: Authorities
10/14/2014 - Red Eye Chicago
A Northwest Side man joined runners for a portion of the Chicago Marathon Sunday morning while fleeing police, according to authorities.
When Marathon Training Hurts Your Relationship
10/13/2014 - The Huffington Post
When Lisa's husband became interested in marathon running a couple decades ago, she wanted to support his healthy new hobby.
First Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Set to Begin
7/6/2014 - Wall St Journal
The first criminal trial linked to the Boston Marathon bombing is slated to begin here Monday with opening statements expected in the case of a former college student accused of taking evidence from the alleged bomber's dorm room
Alysia Montano runs 800 at
6/24/2014 -
Olympic track star Alysia Montano talks about running the 800 meters in the U.S. track and field championships while being eight months pregnant.
Runner can't make it to the Boston Marathon finish line, so others carry him to the end
4/21/2014 - Washington Post
Marathons are massively difficult enterprises for the people who participate, feats of incredible endurance that are accompanied by a staggering physical toll.