This summer we are organizing 3 great FREE events that will keep your summer sizzling!!
The FURocious Summer Slam is a series of 3 free events put on by different race directors. Participants who complete all 3 events will be eligible for the coveted FURocious Summer Slam T-shirt and one participant will be honored as FURocious Summer Slam Grand Champion!
Race 1 – TBD
Race Director: Susan Anger
August – DURTY B-EE-RR-UN 6hr St Pete Fat Ass
This event is a 6 hour Fat Ass event in downtown St. Petersburg, FL from 6 am to 12 noon. It takes place on a 2.5 mi loop paved and concrete course winding through water front parks and the St. Pete Pier. The conditions are hot and humid with average temperatures 88-92 degrees and 90% humidity, normal Florida conditions for August. Fat Ass events are free, but self supported. There are water fountains on the course, but carrying a handheld water bottle is highly recommended. This is a great training run for the Pinellas Trail Challenge (PTC). Post Run Brewery Tours will be unorganized and half assed for participants 21 and over are welcome.
Location: Downtown St.Pete – 12th Ave NE & N Shore Blvd – Flora Wiley Park
Race Directors: Sean and Tracy Connolly
September 2, 2017 (labor day weekend) – The Pinellas Trail Challenge
The Pinellas Trail Challenge is an Ultramarathon that runs the entire span of the Pinellas trail. The race is a point to point event that starts in St. Petersburg, Florida and finishes at John Chestnut Park in Palm Harbor. The length of the race is measured at 46 miles.
Race Directors: Michael and Sarah Stork (A USATF sanctioned event put on by Pinellas Trail Challenge Inc.)