St. Petersburg, FL– The City of St Petersburg’s official running event is back, and excited to build on its award winning track record with Regenexx as its lead partner.   Two of its races, the Regenexx Half Marathon and the Rollin’ Oats Tropical 10K, were recently awarded races of the decade by BibRave, and expect over 10,000 participants this November.  

Regenexx uses your body’s natural healing ability to repair damage to bones, muscles, cartilage, tendons, and ligaments non-surgically. Their proprietary, research-driven techniques concentrate your cells and place them in the precise area of injury to promote healing and to achieve optimal outcomes.

This year Dr. Ronald Torrance with Regenexx® at New Regeneration Orthopedics, will work alongside Pinellas County EMS providing  Medical Director services.  Dr. Torrance has been published in peer reviewed journals and is also often invited to speak at medical conferences. In 2018, he co-authored Exercise 2.0 for Regenexx. He has also completed formal continuing education in Functional Medicine through the California Center for Functional Medicine.  In addition to St Pete Run Fest, Dr. Torrance has provided medical services to the following organizations: 

TB12 Sports Supervision Physician

2016 CrossFit Regionals and 2016 CrossFit Games

USA Volleyball – Florida Region Supervising Physician 2020-2021 Season

All Elite Wrestling

Mixed Martial Arts Ringside Physician

Regenexx is unique in that it maintains an active patient registry that  keeps records on tens of thousands of Regenexx procedures which you can check out if interested in learning more.  If you want to find out whether you are a candidate, fill out the contact form and a patient liaison will be in touch with you to help walk you through the next steps.

  About St Pete Run Fest

The 3-day, good vibes festival is anchored by distance running events (Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, 4 Challenges and Kids Races) and features live music, Green Bench craft beer, 3 Daughters, Outback Steakhouse and Bolay Fresh Bold grillables and locally prepared nosh, and healthy organics from Rollin’ Oats Market & Cafe.  The St Pete Running Company Health and Fitness Expo is located in the plaza between the Mahaffey Theater and The Dali museum and includes 75+ vendors, artisans and entertainers. The festival will draw thousands of runners and their families to downtown St. Pete, providing a much needed economic boost for local businesses and charities.

St Pete Run Fest is proud to partner with the St. Petersburg Free Clinic again to raise funds for their Food Bank, which feeds an average of 60,000 hungry community members a month.  When you participate in any of the races, Run Fest will donate for each mile you run to the Free Clinic aiming to provide 5,000 meals to those in need (Miles for Meals).  You can also make an additional donation online when you register for any St Pete Run Fest event or create your own fundraising page to raise even more.

For more information about the event, or to register, visit