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Gasparilla Distance Classic to hit the streets of Tampa

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Gasparilla Distance Classic 2013 Gasparilla Distance Classic 2013
TAMPA, FL (WFLA) -

Lace up your running shoes. It's time for the Gasparilla Distance Classic!

The events surrounding the races will start on Friday. The races themselves start Saturday and last through Sunday.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

8 On Your Side Health & Fitness Expo

Friday Feb. 21, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Saturday Feb. 22, 6 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Tampa Convention Center's East Hall


Pre-Race Pasta Buffets

Friday, Feb. 21 & Saturday Feb. 22, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

725 South - a bistro

$26.95 for adults, $15.95 for children


Saturday, February 22 Races:

15K Wheelchair Start

6:55 a.m.

Brorein & Franklin Street


15K Seeded/Open Men & Women Start

7:00 a.m.

Brorein & Franklin Street


5K Wave Start #1

Saturday Feb. 22, 9:00 a.m.

Brorein & Franklin Street


5K Wave Start #2

9:30 a.m.

Brorein & Franklin Street


Kellogg's 5K Stroller Roll Start

9:50 a.m.

Brorein & Franklin Street


Kellogg's 5K Walk Start

10:00 a.m.

Brorein & Franklin Street


Sunday, February 23 Races:


Half Marathon Start

6:00 a.m.

Platt St., between Plant Ave. & Parker St.


8K Start

9:00 a.m.

Bayshore Blvd. & Verne Street


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