Panama City Beach will host the inaugural Biggest Loser RunWalk Premier Destination Series race this year on December 30! Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort will provide discounted rates starting at $79 per night for RunWalk competitors and guests.

he resort will be the location for RunWalk festivities, including race package pickup at the EONI Living Health Expo. The Expo will feature a series of free seminars designed to educate attendees on everything from eating healthy to the best shoes for walking, running, and other activities. The Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Dan and Jackie Evans, season five contestants on NBC’s hit show “The Biggest Loser,” to offer the RunWalk as a non-intimidating environment for all participants, with longer course time limits to allow walkers to complete the race at their own pace. The Biggest Loser RunWalk is licensed through the NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products Group and Shine America.

Edgewater Beach & Golf Resort to Host December 30 The Biggest Loser Half Marathon and 5K Event

Launching in the fall of 2012, this race series includes a challenge for everyone, with half marathon, 5K, and Kids Challenge options. Those wishing to participate in the RunWalk Race Series can sign up through December 20 or get more information at Each registered participant and finisher will receive a prize package that includes a finisher’s medal, a commemorative T-shirt, and a goodie bag. The RunWalk will also feature entertainment and complimentary food, water, and sports drinks at the Finish Line Festival. For more information, please call 1-800-874-8686 and ask for Edgewater’s Biggest Loser RunWalk group rates starting at $79!