Tour de Pain

Jax Beach, Baymeadows, Downtown

Friday, August 2, 2019

4 Mile on Friday at 6:30 PM | 5K on Saturday at 7:00 AM | Mile Sizzler on Saturday at 4:30 PM

About this Race

The Tour de Pain is an official Jacksonville Grand Prix Event.

The Jacksonville Grand Prix is a series of Jacksonville’s best road races. These races are top quality, established events. The courses are measured accurately. Each event offers race results to their finishers, and they are conducted by groups or individuals that have experience and expertise in the field of road racing. As a participant in a Grand Prix event you can rest assured that you are running a worthwhile race.

For more information about the Jacksonville Grand Prix click here.

Race Features


  • Finisher Medals
  • Huge Post-Race Celebration
  • Moisture Wicking Tank Tops to all Participants
  • Prize Money for top series finishers
  • Age Group awards for series

You can register for just one event or two if you can not run the series.


This race series is designed to test your ability to run three different races in a twenty-four hour period. Your time in each of the three events will be added together to determine your place for the Tour de Pain. If that doesn’t appeal to you, just pick one race and sign up for that one individually.

Official Beer of the Tour de Pain

Entry Fees

Single Race 3 Race Series
Through June 30th $25$60
July 1st - July 27th$30$65
July 28th - Day of Race $35$75

Sorry, there are absolutely no refunds!

Important!  – We use email to confirm your entry and to send race instructions.  Make sure that our emails are not ending up in you junk mail!

Friend Get Friend $5.00 Refund Program

When you register online you will receive a unique code in your confirmation email. Pass that code along to friends and tell them to use the code when registering and you will receive a $5 refund each time someone registers using your code.  You can have your full entry fee refunded using this program. Invite your friends now; the last date for referrals is 7/26/2019!

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» Click Here to Register Online

Online registration closes a few days before the race. After online registration closes, you can still register at any 1st Place Sports store or on race day.

In person:

You can register at any of our 1st Place Sports stores on our in-store computers with no processing fee.

Packet Pickup

Packets will be available for pick up at your selected 1st Place Sports location on Thursday, August 1st from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM and Friday, August 2nd from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Race packet pickup and registration will be held at each race site at least one hour before the start of that race for those doing only single events.

  • Baymeadows Store: 3931 Baymeadows Road, Jax, FL 32217
  • San Marco Store: 2018 San Marco Blvd., Jax, FL 32207
  • Tapestry Park Store: 9823 Tapestry Park Circle, Jax, FL 32246
  • Jax Beach Store: 424 S. 3rd Street, Jax Beach, FL 32250


Awards will not be given for each individual event. They will be given based on total time in all three events.
Male & Female

  • 1st Place – $250
  • 2nd Place – $150
  • 3rd Place – $100

Age-group awards will be given to the top three finishers in each age division based on time from 10 & under, 11-13, 14-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, & 80 and over.

Finisher Medals will be given to all those who finish all three events! They will be given out at the finish of the last race.


Post Race Celebration

Food and drink will be available after each event.

4 Mile Beach Run

Jacksonville Beach Seawalk Pavilion: 200 1st Street North
Friday  |  6:30 PM

Race course is two miles south and back. Registration and race day packet pickup will begin at 5:00 PM on the beach near the starting line.



5K Road Race

1st Place Sports: 3931 Baymeadows Road
Saturday  |  7:00 AM

The 5K will be held in the morning at 1st Place Sports on Baymeadows Road. The course will be the same one used for the Celebration 5K and is USATF certified.

View the course

1 Mile Sizzler

Hemming Park: 135 W Monroe St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
Saturday  |  4:30 PM

One mile double loop. There will be four heats in the mile:

  • 4:30 PM – Master’s Men (40 years and older)
  • 4:45 PM- Open Men
  • 5:00 PM- Master’s Women (40 years and older)
  • 5:15 PM- Open Women

View the Course