It’s almost 2022, and you know what that means! New Year’s resolutions are in full swing. Help keep your fitness goals for the new year in check by signing up for one of these fun races along the Emerald Coast from Destin to Pensacola Beach.
Pensacola Beach Run Half Marathon & 10K
January 8th, 2022 | 7:30am
A Pensacola Runners Association event, the Pensacola Beach Run Half Marathon & 10k features a fast and flat race route along the shoreline of the Gulf of Mexico along the Gulf Islands National Seashore. The Pensacola Beach Run Half Marathon is open to both runners and walkers and takes participants along the city’s scenic waterfront along paved roads between the Gulf of Mexico and the Santa Rosa Sound. The race starts and finishes in the Casino Beach Parking Lot.
The Back Porch Jetty Run
January 8th, 2022 | 9:30am
The 5th Annual Back Porch Jetty Run is an out-and-back race with a course along the beautiful white sand beaches in Destin, FL. The race will begin and end at the historic Back Porch Seafood & Oyster House in Destin. The race route is from the Back Porch to the Destin Jetties and back. The race is 5.8 miles on the beach with total distance varying slightly depending on where you run in the sand. The proceeds from the race will be donated to The Feline Friends of Destin.
The Davidson Dash
January 15th, 2022 | 8:00am
Join the Davidson Middle School for the Davidson Dash. Registration fees will be donated to the Rally Foundation in an effort to find a cure for childhood cancer, a disease that has affected so many children in our community. So, come out and jog or walk to honor and remember a loved one that has battled this disease.