Events Calendar

Pub Run #1- Mr Beery’s @ Mr Beery's – Gulfgate
Oct 3 @ 6:30 pm

The BBR Pub Run Series #1

Phillippi Shores 5k @ Phillippi Shores Elementary School
Oct 5 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am

The Phillippi Shores 5K, presented by Dr. Si McAninch, is sponsored by the Manasota Track Club and for the sole benefit of the Phillippi Shores International Baccalaureate World School and its students. Our race is part of the Manasota Track Club/New Balance Racing Series. Come out and show your talent at a slightly longer distance and earn some well-deserved race series points.

The 1 Mile Fun Run is a great family event that invites all athletic levels to join in on the fun. Whether you sprint or enjoy a leisurely walk on the 1-mile course, you are sure to enjoy the experience that will earn you a ribbon!

The Family Fun Zone comes alive after the 5K run and remains open until 11:00 AM. Runners, walkers, and spectators will enjoy games, face painting, and jump houses to continue the fun.

At the Recovery Zone enjoy delicious and nutritious snacks and drinks to recover from your morning activity.

5K awards: Overall youth and adult, male and female, Masters, Grand Masters, Senior Grand Masters and Veteran; 5K Age group: 5 year age groups- Male and Female (6 Deep); 1-Mile Fun Run: Ribbons for all finishers and prizes for top male and female; Special Award for largest team!

Paper form HERE

Pub Run Series #2 – The Shamrock Irish Pub @ The Shamrock Pub
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm

The BBR Pub Run Series #2

Game Day 10K @ Gold Coast Eagle Distributing
Oct 12 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

The GD10K is a fun fitness event promoting the College GameDay ritual of Tailgating. Participants are encouraged to come dressed in support of their favorite college team. All proceeds from this fundraising event will be gifted away in the form of academic college scholarships. This event is fully sanctioned by the Manasota Track Club and will have all their mandatory levels of excellence.

The 10k is a chip timed competitive event with awards for Male and Female Overall, 5 year age groups, Master, Grand Master, Sr. Master and Veteran Master.

The 5k is a chip timed fun run. An overall Male and Female Prize will be awarded only.

The top 3 colleges represented by our participants will be awarded scholarship money for their local alumni club.

Packet Pickup is Race Day morning only! See you starting at 6:30am!

For more information, visit

Download a printable registration form here.

Pub Run Series #3 – Daiquiri Deck (St. Armands) @ Daiquiri Deck St. Armands
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm

BBR Pub Run Series #3

BILL’s BEER RUN @ Casey Key- North Jetty
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am

Bill’s Beer Run is the annual fundraiser for the Manasota Track Club. Now in its 31st year, proceeds help fund college scholarships and youth running programs. Since the inception of the program in 2007 more than $109,000 has been awarded to area students. In 2018, Bill’s Beer Run generated more than $30,000 in proceeds for the MTC, with $10,500 being awarded in scholarships.

The 5-mile scenic run on Casey Key starts at 8 a.m.

Participants receive a super-cool gender specific shirt! Stick around for the fantastic after party with great food & beverages, DJ, and AWESOME Prize Drawings (Must Be Present to Win). This year’s theme: Bill’s Fear Run

Event Information:

  • Race date Sunday, October 27, 2019. Location: North Jetty Park, Casey Key.
  • 5 Mile Run @ 8:00 am. The 5 Mile run is CHIP TIMED.
  • Sorry, no refunds – This is a fundraiser.
  • No-shows forfeit shirts.
  • There will be NO Race Day Packet Pick-Up
    Packet Pickup Dates and Times TBD
Care2Tri “R” 5k @ Lakewood Ranch Crossfit LENA
Nov 2 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Fabulous food, beverages, & awards.
Bring the whole family for fun & fitness to benefit a great cause!

5K Run @ 8:00am
“Special Needs Dash” and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk @ 8:50 am by all ability
levels- wheelchairs, walkers, special assistance.

5K Awards: Male/Female Overall, Masters, Grand Masters, Senior Masters,
and Veteran Masters. Age Groups will be 6 deep.
1 Mile finishers medals.

Click here to register.

Jingle and Jog 5k @ The Haven
Dec 7 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

The Haven’s Jingle and Jog 5K Run/Walk is turning 21! What better way to celebrate the Jingle and Jog’s 21st Birthday than with BEER!!!   Even if you are not a runner come celebrate and say CHEERS to our Race turning 21!!!!

From our humble beginnings in 1997 with a little over 200 runners, the Jingle & Jog 5k has been a festive marquee event in the Sarasota community for two decades. With over 6,500 finishers of the event – we want you to add your name to the list!

All funds raised by the event benefit the mission of The Haven, an established non-profit with a 64-year legacy of providing programs and services for children and adults with disabilities.

Sanctioned by the Manasota Track Club, this family-friendly road race is for every athlete and fitness goal. Starting at The Haven’s beautiful campus nestled on 32-acres of lush Florida scenery; participants will experience a smooth course under the canopy of established oak trees.

A special Thank you the Fry Family Foundation for donating $20 for every finisher for this year’s race! The Haven is aiming to have over 700 participants!

Join us on Saturday December 7, 2019 for a Sarasota holiday tradition. Register by November 7, 2019 for Early Registration Pricing.  Entry fees subject to increase after November 1.

Click here to register online or click here to download a registration form.

Sandy Claws 5k @ Siesta Beach
Dec 14 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

The 43rd Annual Sandy Claws Beach Run 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run takes place Saturday, Dec. 14 on beautiful Siesta Beach, #1 beach in the USA! Set a fast pace on the hard-packed world-renowned white quartz sands or enjoy a leisurely stroll along the shore. This race, co-sponsored by Sarasota County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources and Dr. Heidi K. Anderson-DOCS, is sanctioned by the Manasota Track Club and chip-timed. 5K participants receive a custom finisher medal. Enjoy the post-race party with music, holiday-themed costume contest, raffle prizes, holiday photo op and food and beverages.

Click here to register or here for more information.

Annual Andrew Monroe Memorial Scholarhsip 5k @ Siesta Key Beach
Jan 5 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am

In honor of the life of Andrew Monroe, the Annual Andrew Monroe Memorial Scholarhsip 5k run/walk was established to benefit senior soccer players at Riverview High School as well as Track and JROTC scholarships.  The event also has 2 scholarships in perpetuity thru the Sarasota Community Foundation that provides 2 $1,000 scholarships to Sarasota County athletes.

Click here to register or for more information.