LOCATION:                                                                  RACE START TIME:

5851 Nathan Benderson Circle                                             8:30AM

Sarasota, FL 34235

Join us on January 9, 2016 when Viva La Margarita Race series will be making a splash in beautiful Nathan Benderson Park, Sarasota! Enjoy the 3.1 scenic course then reward yourself with a refreshing drink of margarita. You've earned the right to stay twisted!

Race Day

  • Arrive early to park and begin race at exactly 8:30 AM 
  • Rest rooms available at location 
  • Water station will be located throughout the course
  • Prizes for most twisted! Will you be donned in mariachi get-up?
  • Race medals to all finishers


Waves may be assigned. Waves are assigned by pace as indicated at registration. Your wave, if assigned will be given to you at package pick up. 


Course information coming shortly.

Post Race Celebration:

Join your fellow runners, walkers, and the twisted for the fiesta post-race party!.

Live music keeps the party going while runners pose in their mariachi costume, learn a dance step or two. Samba, merengue, salsa? Whatever your delight, stay for the fest and soak up the pulsating latin beats with your friends and family. 

Awards Ceremony

The awards ceremony is tentatively scheduled for 8:45AM. Only the top 3 overall male and female runners will be announced at the Post Race Party.

Race awards will be given to the top 3 finishers in each age group. Awards for each age group finishers are 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24 and every 5 years through 70+ 

Package pick-up

Packet pick-up information coming soon.

Package will include: 

  • Dri- fit t-shirt (not guaranteed after December 26th registration)
  • Race bib with chip from timing
  • Tickets for margarita (virgin margarita available for under 21)

Race Day Parking info

Parking available at location. More parking information coming shortly.