Best Damn Race announces new race in Savannah, GA, along with 2019 series dates and locations. BRD will now hold races in three different states for 2019: Florida, Georgia & Louisiana.

We just announced our biggest season yet; we will be expanding their race series to a brand-new market, Savannah, GA for 2019. This race will be joining the other four markets in Jacksonville, FL, Safety Harbor, FL, Orlando, FL and New Orleans, LA.

“We are very excited to bring our race series to the beautiful and historic city of Savannah,” said Nick Zivolich, race director of Best Damn Race. “We hope the local running community is ready for the best damn race party in the business. Our goal is to not only attract runners from Savannah, but from around the globe. We know some of our Florida runners are traveling to Savannah with us!”

  • Jacksonville, Florida: 5thyear running, race is set for January 12th, 2019 with race distances of a half marathon, 10K and 5K.
  • Safety Harbor, Florida: 7thyear running and their ‘home’ race, set for February 2, 2019 with race distances of half marathon, 10K, 5K and 5K + 10K Challenge. This is their largest race with 4,000 runners at the 2018 event.
  • Savannah, Georgia: this will be their inaugural race in Savannah, GA with race distances of a half marathon and 5K.
  • Orlando, Florida: this will be their 6thyear running with the distances of half marathon, 10K, 5K and 5K + 10K Challenge. Starting at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando, this is their second most popular event.
  • New Orleans, Louisiana: this will be their 3rdyear running, with the distances of a half marathon and 5K. Their medal design was just released for the 2019 race.

At every Best Damn Race, runners receive free race photos, live results post finish, and unlimited food and drink while enjoying one of the bet post-race parties. BDR is known for their unique and stand-out medals, which every finisher receives. Race distances include half marathon, 10K, 5K and 5K + 10K Challenge. For more details visit:

About Best Damn Race

The Best Damn Race is a running series created for runners by runners and aims to provide a big race experience at a local race price. They pride themselves in spoiling their athletes; every race entry includes: race shirt, finisher medal, bib, goodie bag, free food and free drink.

The series features races throughout Florida in Jacksonville, Safety Harbor and Orlando, plus New Orleans, Louisiana and Savannah, Georgia. Best Damn Race is also supporting Special Olympics in their other four races; Special Olympics Florida for their races in Safety Harbor, FL, Jacksonville, FL & Orlando, FL and Special Olympics Louisiana for the race in New Orleans, LA.