Saturday, January 20, 2024 • Safety Harbor, FL
Join us for the 12th annual Best Damn Race Half Marathon, 10k, & 5k. This race is created by runners for runners, encouraging individuals of all ages and fitness levels to come out and participate.
Scenic Views, PR Chasers. Safety Harbor, Florida is known for its serene harbor, historic downtown, and cultural amenities, providing visitors and locals alike with a tranquil coastal, waterfront experience.
As a fast and flat course, this is a great opportunity for competitive runners to pursue a personal best; What better way to kick off the new year?!
Starting and finishing on 110 Veterans Memorial Ln at Safety Harbor Marina Park, half marathon runners head north along Bayshore Drive until they find themselves in Philippe Park.
Onward, runners will head back south toward Safety Harbor before hopping onto Ream Wilson Trail in Clearwater, Florida. There will be a total of 10 fully-stocked aid stations throughout.
With an event philosophy of “Run, Drink, Eat, Party”, the Best Damn Race lives up to its name, encouraging all participants to not only run but also stay for a post-race celebration comprising free food, beer, and entertainment.
As for the race itself, all participants will receive a goodie bag including a race shirt, finisher’s medal, and more.
Race Weather & Climate
Safety Harbor is a city located in Pinellas County, Florida, situated on the western coast of the state. It’s known for its serene harbor, historic downtown, and cultural amenities. Safety Harbor offers residents and visitors a tranquil coastal lifestyle with access to beautiful waterfront views and a charming town center.
In Safety Harbor, Florida, on January 20th, the average high temperature is typically around 68°F, while the low is approximately 51°F. It’s a pleasant winter day, perfect for outdoor activities and exploration. Rainfall during this time is generally low, providing favorable, dry conditions for residents and visitors.
Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
- 2023 Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
- 2022 Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
- 2021 Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
- 2020 Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
- 2019 Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
- 2018 Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
- 2017 Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
- 2016 Best Damn Race Half Marathon Race Results
Best Damn Race Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the Best Damn Race Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 7:35 AM EST.
There is a 3.5 hour time limit on the course.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Best Damn Race Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $115.00 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $65.00 fee for the 10k.
- There is a $55.00 fee for the 5k.
- There is a $105.00 fee for the Double Challenge (5K + 10K).