Upcoming Events at
The Independence Run 5k and 10k
A 5k and 10k running event to celebrate the 242nd birthday of the United States of America! Finisher's medal, performance shirts, music, and much more!
Jun 18, 2017 | 8:00 AM | Sunday
Are you ready for an exciting Father's Day in Tampa, FL? Let's celebrate together at our 5th annual family 5K! Registered participants will receive free race pictures, a dry-fit T-shirt, and goodie bag.
Start on : June 18, 2017 8:00 AM Sunday
End on : June 18, 2017 10:00 AM Sunday
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.
Note: Only 900 guaranteed spots. Register now so you don’t miss out!
$35 May 1 - June 17, 2017 (Registration closes online at 6p on Saturday the 17th)
$40 Race Day Registration
Join us Sunday, June 18, 2017 to celebrate Father's Day at Al Lopez Park in Tampa, FL! This is a 5K event that the entire family can enjoy together and create lasting memories. Everyone is welcome!
The Virtual 5K is for athletes around the United States who can't make the Tampa or Sarasota Great Mother'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!
**New for 2017** - 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 AT ONE TIME, AND receive a 10% discount! How cool!
Great Mother's Day Race: Sunday, May 14, 2017 - Al Lopez Park
Great Father's Day Race: Sunday, June 18, 2017 - Al Lopez Park
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!
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 and T-Shirt at the registration table on Sunday, June 18, 2017, starting at 7 am at Al Lopez Park. We'll also have packet pick-up the night before the race at Fit2Run International Plaza. Full details will be emailed prior to the event.
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