• Run Hard Running Team
    "...build up, don't tear down."
    running teams for elementary and middle school students
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Run Hard Running Team - Florida

Cost is $90 per participant.

The Run Hard club is an eight week running club for Elementary and Middle Schoolers that equips students to run a 5K. During the season, students train twice a week for about 1 1/2 hours with a focus on endurance training and the Run Hard Core Values. Practice days for individual schools are listed below. Please contact individual schools for specific start and finish times and other school-specific details.

Please note: if you chose to register using paper forms, schools may already be full before we receive your form. To be guaranteed a spot, you should register online, which will immediately reserve your spot.

Apollo Beach Elementary Details

Date Information
February 2 Registration Opens
February 12 Registration Closes
February 21 Week One
April 21 5K Race begins @ 8 am

Connerton Elementary Details

Date Information
December 22 Registration Opens
January 21 Registration Closes
January 22 Week One
March 17 5K Race begins @ 8 am


School Days Type Status

Spaces are limited and vary for each school.

Status Legend
Open = Spaces are available
Full = The maximum number of participants has been reached
Closed = School approval is pending for the current season or registration deadline has ended

5K Details

Connerton Elementary 5K
Connerton Elementary will be participating in the Special Olympics 5K. This race is free to all Run Hard participants. Parents wanting to run with their child will need to register and pay here.

The 5K is scheduled for Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the New Port Richey Recreation & Aquatic Center • 6630 Van Buren St. New Port Richey, FL 34653. The 5K will begin at 8:00 a.m.

Apollo Beach Elementary 5K
Apollo Beach will be participating in the 2018 TPA 5K. This race is free to all Run Hard participants. Parents wanting to run with their child will need to register and pay here.


Participants earn rewards along the way. For example, when runners accomplish 1.5 miles they have earned their Run Hard t-shirt. Our goal is to reward participants for working hard to achieve a goal. Upon completion of the program, each participant will have earned a water bottle, dri-fit moisture wicking shirt and finisher medal.