Since 1978, more than 635,000 participants have crossed the Gasparilla Distance Classic finish line. This year, the Tampa Bay Times will be there every step of the way, from training to race day. Whether you'll be walking, skipping, jogging or sprinting across the 5K, 8K, 15K or half-marathon finish, join us by using #gasparillarun! Happy running!
Tampa Bay TimesTAMPA — Mark Parrish knew it was just a matter of time. The former University of Florida standout held back until the halfway point of Saturday's Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K before he made his move.
by Tampa Bay Times Editor2/21/2016 1:31:34 PM
It's a #Gators kind of day. Mark Mutz, a UF runner and Lakeland native, wins the #GasparillaRun 5K with a chomp.
by Jeff Odomvia twitter edited by Tampa Bay Times Editor2/21/2016 1:31:40 PM
Tampa Bay TimesTAMPA — Not too hot, not too cool, with the wind barely visible on Tampa Bay, Becky Howarth felt the conditions were just right for a win at Saturday's Publix Gasparilla Distance Classic 15K.
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