Inaugural HCPS 5K - Race for Education

Inaugural HCPS 5K - Race for Education

Save the date and register today for the inaugural HCPS 5K – Race for Education on April 2, 2022. 

Let’s pick up the pace for public education as we prepare students for life in Hillsborough County Public Schools. In partnership with Hillsborough Education Foundation, join us for our first annual Race for Education 5K on April 2, 2022, at 8 am to improve mental and physical wellness while supporting our students, teachers, and district initiatives. Runners and walkers of all ages and fitness levels are invited to meet at Blake High School (1701 N. Blvd. Tampa, FL 33607) for a fun-filled race down the Boulevard and over the Hillsborough River. 

There is also a 1-mile race option available for families, children, and walkers that starts at 8:45 am. Registration will include a swag bag with race day bib, freebies from our partners in education, a t-shirt, and a finisher medal. Don’t miss the post-race snacks, refreshments, and awards ceremony, too 


  • Registration for 5K: $35 through January 31. 
  • Registration for 5K: $40 from February 1 to April 1. 
  • Registration for 5K: $45 on race day (April 2, 2022). 
  • Registration for 1-Mile: $20 through race day. 


A $10 discount is available now through February 28, 2022, for Hillsborough County Public Schools students and staff who want to participate in the 5K. 


Register early to get the best deal! Click here.  


Students can enter code HCPSSTUDENT  

Staff can enter code HCPSSTAFF at checkout.