The 2022 Sopchoppy Worm Gruntin’ Festival 5K Race will be held on April 9, 2022. The race begins at 8:00 AM (race table and info booth opens at 7:00 AM in downtown Sopchoppy).
You won’t want to miss this race which starts in downtown Sopchoppy and winds through beautiful country roads. Just come to downtown Sopchoppy (corner of Rose Street and Municipal Ave.)
Our race and festival sponsors are so important to our festival – we couldn’t do this without them. To become a SPONSOR: Click to Print the Sponsorship Form (opens new window) and return along with check or money order payable to SPIA, PO Box 272, Sopchoppy FL 32358. Please also send a digital copy of your logo to the email address at the bottom of the Sponsorship Form.
Please visit and thank our festival and race sponsors who will be listed on our main web page,
Their support makes the race possible.
Saturday, April 9, 2022
Pre-race Registration starts at 7:00 AM
Race starts at 8:00 AM
$15.00 Early Registration (By or before March 31st), Includes Race Shirt
$20.00 Day of Race - Includes Race Shirt (If Available)
$10.00 Kids 12 and Under (Early or Day of Registration); automatic discount during registration.
$10.00 No shirt option (Early or Day of Registration); just choose "No Shirt" during registration to save $5!
Register Online or
Send Registration Form with check payable to:
P.O. Box 272
Sopchoppy, FL 32358
Race starts in Downtown Sopchoppy FL
Awards and Goodies
Top 3 overall M/F
Top 3 overall masters M/F
Overall Grand Masters M/F
Overall Senior Grand Masters M/F
Top 3 in each of the normal 5 year age groups 10 & Under through 75+.
Can't make it out to the event site on race day?
Still want to participate or support the cause and have a shot at an award? or maybe you saw the shirt and said: "Sweet...I want one!"
Then the virtual race is for you.
New to Virtual Running? Here's how it works:
Get excited, grab some friends and buddies to join you! Sign up and register for the Virtual Event!
Hydrate, grab your buddy (or not) and get ready to get moving!
Get out there and run or walk! You can run at the park, your favorite route in your neighborhood; anywhere you want. Please remember to social distance & be safe!
Share your distance, a selfie, or a picture along your race route and use the race hashtag:-)
Submit your results online
View your Results Monday after the Event Date.
Event Courtesy and Weather Policy
Our events are designed to be fun for the entire family. With that in mind; any
competitor, spectator, parent, volunteer, or sponsor, exhibiting unsportsmanlike conduct or interfering with the positive, competitive atmosphere of the event will be asked to leave the venue and course immediately with no refunds and be disqualified.
All registrations are final. There are no refunds, deferments, or transfers.
Event will take place rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather, we will cancel for the safety of the participants...there are no refunds in this case.
Participants that do not show up to race/event forfeit their right to any swag.
No COVID-19 Refunds. If unforeseen circumstances arise due to COVID-19, including any Federal or State Health Emergency, refunds will not be provided. The event will go 100% Virtual & shirts will be shipped to participants.