Run Proud, Run Strong: Women’s Participation Highlighted at the Double Bridge 15K in Pensacola.
January 10, 2024
Gather your squad, and make it a weekend getaway in beautiful Pensacola, FL.
Pensacola, Fla. /SPORTSWIRE WOMEN/ – Recognizing the strength, resilience and spirit of women in the running community, the 2024 Publix Pensacola Double Bridge Run, presented by aDoor Real Estate, aims to create an empowering experience for female participants.
Limited to 4,000 runners, the Double Bridge Run has become renowned for its challenging course and breathtaking scenery. With slots filling up rapidly, women runners are encouraged to secure their spots. Registration is $80 for the 15k and $65 for the 5K. Runners can register online at pensacolasports.org.
Dubbed “the race with a view,” the Publix Pensacola Double Bridge Run is one of the premier 15K races in the country, offering a picturesque route through historic districts and over two bridges across Pensacola Bay and Santa Rosa Sound. The race begins in Downtown Pensacola, traverses Bayfront Parkway, crosses the “Three-Mile” bridge, winds through Gulf Breeze, and concludes at the Pensacola Beach Boardwalk on Pensacola Beach.
Following the race, celebrate with friends and fellow runners at an exclusive after-party with awards, music, food, and drinks on the beautiful white sands of Pensacola Beach. This event not only promises a unique racing experience but also an opportunity for women to celebrate their accomplishments.
Bring your besties and make it a winter getaway. Pensacola offers a range of sights and experiences to complement your racing adventure. Indulge in Pensacola’s culinary delights and savor the flavors of local cuisine. Dive into the rich history of the area by visiting museums and landmarks. Explore the Pensacola Historic District and immerse yourself in the vibrant arts and culture scene. Take a leisurely stroll along Bayfront Parkway, with its charming shops and cafes.
Or, for a more relaxed experience, discover our coastal beauty on Pensacola Beach or Perdido Key, where you can unwind on the pristine white sands and simply enjoy the serenity of the beach.
“This race has become wildly popular not only with elite athletes but also within the local and regional female running community,” said Pensacola Sports President Ray Palmer. “We aim to accommodate everyone who wishes to be part of this empowering event.”
The Publix Pensacola Double Bridge Run presented by aDoor Real Estate takes place on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2024, at 7 a.m. from the Community Maritime Park in Downtown Pensacola.
About Pensacola Sports
Pensacola Sports is one of the oldest sports associations/commissions in the United States, beginning in 1955. Today, Pensacola Sports manages or assists in numerous events a year throughout the Escambia, Santa Rosa and Okaloosa county areas, and is the lead sports tourism agency for Escambia County. Events include a high school all-star series, 5K-15K runs, half marathon, fishing tournament, soccer and softball tournaments, collegiate conference and national championships, and annual awards and scholarships banquets to name a few. Pensacola Sports is dedicated to building a better community through sports. Be Moved! www.pensacolasports.org.