It's Time to Sign Up for the Run to the Sun 8K!

The RTTS is less than 2 weeks away. Guarantee your shirt and Finisher medal by registering now! If you haven't signed up yet, you missed the early registration period, but the prices are still cheap if you get in before race day. $27 for Striders, $30 for Non-members, (and why aren't you one?), and $20 for kids 13 and under. Price on race day is $35 for everyone, and shirts and medals are not guaranteed, so don't wait, register now! Here are a few fun things about the race:

  • Soft cotton shirts
  • Finisher medals
  • Panera bagels
  • Massages by Heartland Rehab
  • Water bottles and ribbons for the Fun Run participants
  • Chance to win a free helicopter ride from Jax Helicopters
  • Grand Prix points
  • $1,000 in participation to the local schools in the Fun Run
  • The great feeling you get from helping fund our Children's Running Programs
See you all on April 8th! The 8K starts at 8:00 AM and the Fun Run is at 9:30 AM.


April Social - A Striders Picnic!

August Social Info

The Annual Picnic is set for Sunday, April 9th from 1pm - 5pm at Mandarin Park. Hotdogs, hamburgers, and all the fixings will be provided, please bring a side dish or dessert to share. Sodas and chips will also be provided. In order to have enough food, please RSVP no later than Thursday, April 6 to If you are willing to grill (or bring your grill) please let us know!!!


Sign Up for Our Spring Running/Power Walking Class


Running Class Info
Starts April 5, 2017
Location St. John's Country Day School Track, Orange Park
Meets Wednesdays at 6:00pm
Price $50 (discounts for current members; 13 and under free without class t-shirt*)
Includes Strider membership for 1 year, technical t-shirt for all registered who complete the class, and class party
Goal To run or walk the Memorial Day 5K on May 29, 2017 (must register separately)
Bring Water bottle (water or sports drink, as preferred), towel for stretching, sports watch (optional), running shoes


Each class will feature an expert speaker on various topics of interest:

  • Hydration
  • Proper Shoe Wear
  • Strengthening & Conditioning
  • Running Apparel
  • Racing Strategy
  • Mental Conditioning
  • More

Visit our Running Classes page to download our registration form, or to register online.


Donate to Children's Running Program Without Even Thinking About It

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It's the holiday season, and Florida Striders Track Club wants to remind you that for every item you buy an item on Amazon Smile via this link, it results in a donation to the Florida Striders Children's Running Program, without costing you a penny extra! Simply click the link and confirm that you would like to support the Road Runners Club of America with your purchase, and then shop as you normally would. It's really that easy, and it means so much to us, and to the children we support.


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