Bradenton Runners Club

**********************Runners Welcome********************** scroll down for more info on what's happening with BRC



The Bradenton Runners Club  promotes a healthy and enjoyable lifestyle through the sports of running & walking. We welcome all ages and abilities to our group walks, runs, and social activities. 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.  There are certified coaches and experienced runners & walkers available to help you get started as well as competitive runners to provide a challenge to those more experienced.


Check out our “Group Runs” tab for our weekly run schedule and the “Events” tab for upcoming events and races.  For membership information please see the “About Us” tab.  We can’t wait to meet you!!!


***********News and Upcoming Events***********

Member News:  Scholarship Awards – Taking Applications Now

The Bradenton Runners Club 2015 Scholarship Program is taking applications through April 24, 2015.

Check the Scholarship section under the “About Us” tab for more details.

Next up:  Desoto 5K  Saturday, April 25

Join the fun before the parade!!!!!


DeSoto - The Fun Before the Parade

Registration and Packet pickup locations are at two of our generous sponsors.

Thursday, April 23, 5-8 p.m. Fit2Run
Shoppes at University Center
8249 Cooper Creek Blvd.
University Park
Friday, April 24, 5-8 p.m. Darwin Brewing Co.
803 17th Ave. W.
Day of Event Details:
4:00-5:35pm Day of registration, shirt & chip pickup at Manatee County School Support Center, 215 Manatee Ave West
4:30pm Buses begin transporting runners to Manatee High School
5:45pm Last bus leaves for Manatee High School
6:15pm Gun Start
7:15pm Course Closes

Check the Events tab for more details.


Manatee River Race – Saturday, December 27, 2014

Congratulations to all of the Manatee River Race runners!


Female Overall:  Laura Bowerman     32:27

Male Overall:  Donny Barnes     26:46

***************Top 3 Finishers***************

Donny Barnes     26:46

Michael Lamb    27:44

Zach Weaver     28:15

Manatee River Run 2014 Overall Results

Manatee River Run 2014 Age Group Results

***********2015 Racing Series***********

Check the new BRC Racing Series tab for more details.

2015 Race Series Line-up


  • January 10           Dolphin Dash 5k
  • January 25          Suncoast Half Marathon
  • February 7           St. Stephen’s Falcon 5k
  • April   3                Torch Run 5K
  • April 11                Sharks Tooth 10k
  • April 25                DeSoto   5K    
  • Sept 7                   Canes Classic   5K
  • Nov 14                  St. Joseph’s Eagle  Classic 5K    
  • Dec 10                  Scrooge 10K at Heritage Harbor         
  • Dec 26                 Manatee River Run 5 Mile Championship (DATE TO BE CONFIRMED)

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