Expo/Packet Pick Up | Pace Teams | Directions & Parking | Course | Host Hotel
Packet Pick Up and Expo Registration: Health & Fitness Expo will be Saturday, January 26th, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Gold Coast Eagle Conference Center, 7051 Wireless Ct., Lakewood Ranch, Sarasota, FL 34240 From I-75, exit 213, University Parkway, east toward Lakewood Ranch. Turn right (south-away from Main Street area) on Lakewood Ranch Blvd, left on Wireless Court. Click Here for google map directions
Pace Teams - To Help You Meet Your Race Goals
Pace groups are availble for 1:30, 1:40, 1:50, 2:00, 2:15, 2:30, 2:45 and 3:00 plus our final finisher, the Balloon Lady, on the course at a 3:30 pace. Sign up at the expo and meet some of the pacers. Or just look for the bright green shirts and flags race morning. Click Here to read brief bios of our pace team.
Host Hotel and Reservations : As of January 21st, rooms weree still available at the Courtyard Marriott at the special Suncoast Half Marathon rate for dates between January 25th and January 28th. To book your room phone directly 941-360-2626 and ask for the Suncoast Half Marathon rate. Courtyard University Park is conveniently located near exit 213 off I-75 and 2.2 miles from the race.
Directions & Parking to Main Street at Lakewood Ranch : Easy access and less than 2 miles off I-75. Take exit 213, University Parkway, and head east toward Lakewood Ranch, FL
Lots of Parking - Click Thumbnail Below for Map with Preferred Routes
Course : USATF Certified Course, FL121003 EBM
13.1 beautiful miles through the communities of Lakewood Ranch. Click Here for Course Map
Volunteers and monitors from Lakewood Ranch High School Key Club and Braden River High School Key Club will be onthe course to guide you as well as cones, flags and mile markers.
Join Us For the "Taste of Main Street" Post-Race Celebration featuring Main Street Trattoria, Polo Grill, Ed's Tavern, MacAllisters, and more starting at 8:30 a.m.