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  • 1st Male CEO Finisher

We all love a little competition, and we have some exciting awards for participants and organizations to compete for! Check out the award categories below, and visit the Team Scoring page for rules & eligibility.



The 1st place team in each industry will receive a team plaque. A team must consist of four (4) participants. 


Participant awards are presented by Fit2Run & Pepin Distributing. The top male, female and CEO finishers will receive an individual plaque and Fit2Run gift card! All participants will receive a 2019 celebratory pint glass. 


Team Spirit Award

The team spirit award is given to the largest overall team at the IOA Corporate 5K. Remember, anyone is welcome to join your team! So, get out and recruit not only co-workers, but family, friends and clients!

  • 1st Overall Male Finisher

  • 1st Overall Female Finisher

  • 1st Overall CEO Finisher

T-Shirt Design Challenge

The best overall shirt / apparel design as voted on by the volunteers on the night of the event. We encourage your team to go all out and show your pride for your organization! 

United Way Comeback Challenge

One designated male or female will start the 5K in last place, and will be given the challenge to pass as many participants as possible. For every participant they pass $1 will be donated to United Way Suncoast!  Be sure to cheer them on as they run for their team and the Tampa Bay community!

  • Accounting

  • Advertising / PR / Media

  • Banking / Finance / Investments

  • Communication / Electronics / Computers

  • Education

  • Engineering / Architecture / Construction

  • Government

  • Hospitality

  • Insurance

  • Legal

  • Manufacturing

  • Medical & Health Related

  • Non-Profit

  • Other 

  • Real Estate

  • Retail

  • Sports & Recreation / Fitness

  • Utilities 

All Participants - Celebratory Pint Glass

Awards & Challenges