Bradenton Runners Club promotes a healthy and enjoyable lifestyle through the sports of running and walking. We welcome all ages and abilities to our group walks, runs and social activities. All of our group runs and activities are open, and club membership is not a requirement. If you want to improve your current level of fitness and enjoy great conversation, try one of our group training runs and meet some of our members. Certified coaches and experienced runners and walkers are available to help you get started, as well as competitive runners to provide a challenge to those more experienced.
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News & Upcoming Events
Join us on the third Monday of each month at Danny’s Pizzeria. Friends, fun and great pizza!
6:30 p.m. @Danny’s Pizzeria, 7220 Manatee Avenue W., Bradenton, FL.
Thanks to Danny’s for giving BRC members a 10% discount off the price of their meals.
(Note: This is not a sponsored event, and all guests are responsible for their own meals.)
Friday, Nov. 5th – 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Bradenton Runners Club’s Annual Fall Pasta Party will be held at 6:00 p.m. on November 5, 2016, in the Cortez Villas Clubhouse (next to Bradenton Christian School). Cortez Villas Clubhouse is located at 4110 36th Ave W., Bradenton, FL 34205.
Part catered and part potluck, this is strictly a social event! Guests can expect also expect a preview of BRC’s 2017 Racing Series Lineup and other club updates. Please CLICK HERE to RSVP here by Friday, Oct. 28th.
Bradenton Runners Club is proud to present the 19th Annual BRC 5-Mile “Give to Run” Turkey Trot, taking place on Thanksgiving morning at De Soto National Memorial. In lieu of registration fees, BRC requests runners make a donation to either Turning Points or The Food Bank of Manatee. All donors will receive a commemorative wristban for their donations! On race day, perishable food and gently-used clothing and shoes will be accepted. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, runners are also encouraged to bring food to share after the race such as bagels, fruit or juice.
Click here to register for the 19th Annual BRC 5-Mile “Give to Run” Turkey Trot, 8:00 – 9:10 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 24th, De Soto National Memorial Park.
Click here to learn more about our scholarship and running aid programs and here for more information specifically about BRC college scholarships. The 2017 BRC College Scholarship Application can also be viewed on a separate page here: https://goo.gl/forms/9HjRO2ST9hAfIff53.
Check out information on upcoming races in the 2016 BRC Racing Series:
Saturday, Dec. 31st, 2016 – 16th Annual Manatee River Run – 5 Mile Championship Race, benefiting the Bradenton Runners Club
2016 BRC Racing Series
Check out the 2016 Race Series & Results tab for more details.
2016 Race Series Lineup
- January 10 Dolphin Dash 5K
- January 24 Suncoast Half Marathon
- February 6 St. Stephen’s Falcon 5
- March 5 Shark’s Tooth 10K
- April 9 Manatee Law Enforcement Torch Run 5K
- April 30 De Soto Grand Parade 5K
- September 5 Canes Classic 5K
- October 15 Bradenton Area Half Marathon
- December 17 Frosty 5K
- December 31 Manatee River Run 5 Mile Championship