February Social

We hope you will join us for an evening of exercise, fellowship, and of course, food! The run will start at 1st Place Town Center at 6:30pm. All paces welcome!!! The food part will start at 7pm at BlackFinn - we will have a section of one of the bars just for us! In order to partake in the refreshments, please RSVP by Wednesday, February 22 to Hope to see you there!


Angry Tortoise 25K/50K

The Angry Tortoise 25K/50K is coming up at the end of February, and registration is currently open! The Angry Tortoise is held on the trails of beautiful Cary State Forest in Bryceville.

Also, this year the Angry Tortoise course has been sanctioned as one of USA Track & Field's Mountain/Ultra/Trail courses, so if you're a member of the USATF this race is now a part of the Association Championship. You can get more information about the race, and the USATF MUT designation, by visiting the race page.


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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