Sunday, May 5, 2024 • Punta Gorda, FL
Embark on a journey of scenic beauty and exhilarating challenges by signing up for the Punta Gorda Half Marathon & 5k run at Laishley Park in Punta Gorda, Florida. As the sun rises, runners will tread through the enchanting Laishley Park, a waterfront haven offering breathtaking views along the Harborwalk and panoramic sights of the Peace River and Charlotte Harbor. This event caters to all, from seasoned marathoners to those just starting their running adventure, with both Half Marathon and 5k options.
The course unfolds through the serene Laishley Park, presenting participants with miles of picturesque landscapes. Runners will traverse the Harborwalk, soaking in the beauty of the Peace River and Charlotte Harbor.
Beyond the finish line, Punta Gorda awaits with its historic charm. Indulge in a post-race feast at renowned seafood restaurants, immerse yourself in the city’s art scene by exploring galleries and the Visual Arts Center, or take a leisurely stroll along the nearby beach. The historic district beckons with its charming architecture, quaint shops, and enchanting gardens.
Punta Gorda extends its offerings with a range of outdoor activities. Visit the Punta Gorda Fishery, paddle through waterways by kayak, try paddleboarding, or engage in a relaxing fishing experience.
UNIQUE TO THIS YEAR:
This year’s race promises a blend of challenge and reward, combining the thrill of the run with an unforgettable adventure in one of Florida’s most beautiful locations. Don’t miss the chance to participate in a race that transcends the ordinary, offering an experience that captures the essence of Punta Gorda’s natural allure and historical richness. Register now for an enchanting journey that merges the joy of running with the charm of Punta Gorda!
Race Weather & Climate
Punta Gorda is a city located in Charlotte County, Florida, situated in the southwestern part of the state. It’s known for its waterfront living, access to Charlotte Harbor, and historic downtown. Punta Gorda offers residents and visitors a coastal lifestyle with opportunities for boating, outdoor activities, and a charming town center.
The average high and low temperature in Punta Gorda, FL on May 5th is typically around 86°F and 63°F respectively. This falls in the late spring season, characterized by warm days and mild nights. Rainfall during this time period averages around 2 inches.
Punta Gorda Half Marathon Race Results
Punta Gorda Half Marathon Course Map
See the race route map for the Punta Gorda Half Marathon course map here.
The half marathon start time is 6:00 AM.
There is a 3.5 hour time limit on the course.
To reserve your spot in the 2024 Punta Gorda Half Marathon, you can use the registration link here.
- There is a $99.00 fee for the half marathon.
- There is a $45.00 fee for the marathon.