Registration for 2nd annual Skyway 10K to open Sept. 13

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Registration for the second annual Skyway 10K will open Sept. 13.

Registration opens at 1 p.m. and the event is expected to sell out quickly.

The race will be held on March 3, 2019. It will begin on I-275 at the rest area just south of the Skyway and ends at the rest area on the north side of the bridge, which equals 6.2 miles, or a 10K.

Changes for the second annual race include

  • Increased number of waves to reduce congestion on bridge
  • New iPhone/Android app 
  • Improved coordination with St. Petersburg Police and the Tampa Bay Rays to ease parking hassles
  • Bleacher seating at Tropicana Field around the jumbotron for family and friends to watch the race.
  • Virtual racing, with details to be made available later this year.

The inaugural race raised $560,000 for the Armed Forces Families Foudnation.

One hundred percent of registration fee dollars will go to fund projects to support families of service men and women.

For more information on the race or to sign up to volunteer, click here.

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