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2018 The Great Father's Day Race 2018 5K Run/Walk Sarasota...

  • 5K Run/Walk :- Run 3.1 Miles
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Siesta Key Beach
948 Beach Rd.

_ The 2018 Great Father's Day Race 2018 5K Run/Walk Sarasota:

Are you ready for an exciting Father's Day weekend in Sarasota, FL? Let's celebrate together at our 6th annual family 5K! Registered participants will receive free race pictures, a dry-fit T-shirt, and goodie bag. There will be prizes and awards for top finishers in age categories! Everyone will receive a medal! Rain or shine, we will see you there. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay is our charity partner. Check them out!

Note: Only 800 guaranteed spots. Register now so you don’t miss out!

Price Breaks

$28 October 2017 - Jan 31, 2018

$33 Feb 1 - April 30, 2018

$38 May 1 - June 15, 2018 (Online registration closes at 6p on June 15)

$43 Race Day Registration

Join us Saturday, June 16, 2018 to celebrate Father's Day at Siesta Key Beach in Sarasota, FL! This is a 5K event that the entire family can enjoy together and create lasting memories. Everyone is welcome! The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay are our non-profit partner.

 **This run is 100% on the beach. We will have a starting area by one of the lifeguard stands, and run along the water to the half-way point. There will be signage, water, and definitely one of the best 5Ks that you will experience!

*Virtual 5K*

The Virtual 5K is for athletes around the United States who can't make the Tampa or Sarasota Great Father's Day Race. The participants will register and run/walk the 5K at the location of their choice. Participants will receive an official bib, dry-fit t-shirt, medal, and goodie bag. Most importantly, they'll be able to participate in the fun where ever they are! 

**Save Some Cash** - Register for Both the Great Mother's/Father's Day Races for a Discount

Have you thought about completing the dual 5Ks: Great Mother's Day Race and Great Father's Day Race? You can now sign up for both races and receive a 10% discount!


How cool! 

  • Great Mother's Day Race: Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Siesta Key Beach
  • Great Father's Day Race: Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Siesta Key Beach

Social Media

Make sure to follow us on Social Media! We're on Facebook and Instagram, and use #GFDR when posting pictures or sharing stories. Also, we'd really appreciate you sharing this event with your friends and family!

Additional Information
Dry-Fit T-Shirt

Great Father's Day Race T-Shirts will be given to all registrants.

Race Packet and Shirt Pick Up

You will be able to pick up your race packet, goodie bag, bib and t-shirt at the registration table on Saturday, June 16, 2018, starting at 7 am at Siesta Key Beach. We'll also have packet pick-up the night before the race at Fit2Run in Downtown Sarasota. Full details will be emailed prior to the event.

Bib Timing


Snacks and Drinks

Snacks and beverages will be provided prior to the race and after the run. We’ll also have plenty of water on site as well for the thirsty participants!


Some of the best bling in Florida!


Awards for 1st place finisher in age categories!

Free Race Pictures

We'll have a photographer at the event. RACE PHOTOS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. We'll also have a FREE photobooth at the event!

Discounts are available when you register multiple participants! Check your email receipt after you register for the discount code!

For Additional Information:

Please visit Great Father's Day Race or contact RJ at [email protected] or Claire at [email protected]

Event details and schedule


Race Day Agenda for Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Siesta Key Beach Sarasota, FL

7:00am: Registration/Packet pick-up

8:00am: Race starts

After race: awards, prizes, music, snacks, drinks, and other goodies for the whole family!

Other Info


-) 2018 race registration is open • Registration Information




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