Naples Distance Classic Half Marathon 10k & 5k

Saturday, February 8, 2025 Naples, FL

Naples Distance Classic Half Marathon 10k & 5k - Naples, FL

Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 8, 2025, as the Naples Distance Classic beckons you to the runner’s haven of Eagle Lakes Community Park in Naples, Florida. The excitement kicks off with the National Anthem and Pre-Race Instructions at 6:20 am, followed by the simultaneous start of the Half Marathon, 10k, and 5k races at 6:30 am.

The course, set against the backdrop of the idyllic Eagle Lakes Community Park and the scenic Lely Resort, unfolds the natural splendor of Naples, rightfully earning its reputation as a runner’s paradise. Challenge yourself amidst the tropical beauty of Florida, with water and Gatorade stations strategically spaced every two miles or less to keep you refreshed along the way.

This year’s Naples Distance Classic promises not just a race but an immersion into the allure of Naples. As you conquer the course and cross the finish line, a world of post-race delights awaits. Reward yourself with a rejuvenating dip in the Gulf of Mexico or a leisurely stroll along the pristine sandy beaches, all against the backdrop of a breathtaking sunset.

Beyond the race, Naples invites exploration. Indulge in world-class beaches, savor delectable seafood at local restaurants, and wander through the vibrant downtown. Naples boasts a rich shopping and art scene, offering galleries and boutiques for those seeking cultural delights. For a different adventure, consider a kayak tour through mangrove forests or a visit to the nearby Everglades National Park.

The Naples Distance Classic harmonizes the thrill of a challenging run with the enchantment of an unforgettable adventure in one of the nation’s most beautiful locales. Sign up now to experience the best of both worlds—an invigorating run and a journey into the heart of paradise.

Race Weather & Climate

In Collier County, Naples, Florida, graces the southwestern part of the state, offering a luxurious coastal lifestyle with access to the pristine Gulf of Mexico beaches and upscale amenities.

In Naples, Florida, on February 8th, the average high temperature is around 77°F, and the low temperature averages about 57°F. It’s a delightful winter day, perfect for outdoor activities, golfing, and enjoying the beautiful Gulf Coast. Rainfall is relatively low during this time, providing pleasant, dry conditions for residents and visitors.

Naples Distance Classic Half Marathon Race Results

Naples Distance Classic Half Marathon Course Map

See the race route map for the Naples Distance Classic Half Marathon course map here.

Starting Time

The half marathon start time is 6:30 AM.

There is a 3.5 hour time limit on the course.


To reserve your spot in the 2025 Naples Distance Classic Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.

Race Fees

  • There is a $99 and up fee for the half marathon.
  • There is a $45 and up fee for the 5k.

Naples Distance Classic Half Marathon Race Website

Naples Distance Classic Half Marathon Website

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