Covid-19 Recommendations

There have been some members asking about the MTC Guidelines for COVID-19. The goal is to provide guidelines for Manasota Track Club sanctioned events, group runs and races in the coronavirus environment. The Manasota running community is made up of hundreds of micro...

Summer Beach Run 2024 – Volunteer Sign Up

The summer beach runs are back starting June 4th! If you are available to volunteer, please sign-up below. 6/4/24- Mickey Johnson Memorial 5k 6/11/24- Wall Run 6/18/24 1-1-1-1 Relay 6/25/24 Chick Chaser 7/9/24 Obstacle Course 7/16/24 Shot 2 mile run/relay 7/23/24...

January 22, 2022 – MTC Awards Banquet (2021)

MTC Awards Banquet - January 22, 2022Photo Gallery

2021 MTC Fall Racing Series Races

Phillippi 5K | Phillippi Shores Elementary SchoolOctober 2, 2021(Registration will be open Summer 2021) BILL’S BEER RUN | Casey KeyOctober 31, 2021 (Halloween Morning)(Registration will open June 1 at 7AM.  You must be a current MTC member* to register for...

Phillippi Shores 5K

Download the 5K Registration Flyer October 7, 2023Phillippi Shores Elementary School The Phillippi Shores 5K, presented by The Sarasota Dental Group AND Venice Dental Associates, 7:30 am start time. Is for the sole benefit of the Phillippi Shores International...

The 36th annual Bill’s Beer Run (BBR)

The 36th annual Bill’s Beer Run (BBR) is a 5-mile road race that takes place on October 27 along beautiful Casey Key, Florida, hosted each year by the Manasota Track Club (MTC).   This year's theme is FAIRY TALES, FANTASY and FABLES!  Bill’s Beer Run This renowned...

MTC Founder/Club’s First President

Bill O’Brien Enters the Great Race in the Sky Our Manasota Track Club founder and first president passed away January 11, 2021 at age 96. He led a varied life as an educator, athlete, coach and soldier and was an inspiration to everyone with whom he came into...

Sandy Claws 5k Run-Virtual

Sandy Claws 5K – Virtual RaceThe 44th Annual Sandy Claws Beach Run is going virtual! Choose your distance and run at any location you wish or visit one of these six parks in search of a Sandy the Crab photo frame!• Nokomis Beach • Shamrock Park• Phillippi Estate Park...

MTC Spring Picnic- May 15, 2021

Run, Sun and Fun for Everyone...also Beer, wine and margaritas!.   The MTC Picnic will be held on Saturday, May 15th at the Turtle Beach Pavilion. Leading the way, your MTC vice president, Kelli Anderson and board secretary Jennifer Gallagher will be our hosts for the...

2024 New Year Stumble

Annual New Year's Stumble January 1 – 9:00am - Siesta Beach Pavillion Come Run, walk or socialize. Burn off that Hangover with the MTC. Bring a dish to share and BYOB

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Bills Beer Run 2023

Bills Beer Run 2023

October 29, 2023Casey Key Registration is still open for BBR.  Please come join us for this fun filled race with an after party like no other.   We will be opening registration  to nonmembers on August 1st if the race still has capacity.     Sign up now to be included...

The 36th annual Bill’s Beer Run (BBR)

The 36th annual Bill’s Beer Run (BBR)

The 36th annual Bill’s Beer Run (BBR) is a 5-mile road race that takes place on October 27 along beautiful Casey Key, Florida, hosted each year by the Manasota Track Club (MTC).   This year's theme is FAIRY TALES, FANTASY and FABLES!  Bill’s Beer Run This renowned...

Summer Beach Run 2024 – Volunteer Sign Up

The summer beach runs are back starting June 4th! If you are available to volunteer, please sign-up below. 6/4/24- Mickey Johnson Memorial 5k 6/11/24- Wall Run 6/18/24 1-1-1-1 Relay 6/25/24 Chick Chaser 7/9/24 Obstacle Course 7/16/24 Shot 2 mile run/relay 7/23/24...

2024 Banquet

2024 Banquet

Join us on Saturday, January 20th  2024 Manasota Track Club Banquet . This years theme is Winter Wonderland.  The doors open and social hour begins at 5:30pm with dinner starting at 6:20pm and the awards starting after the President's address and election of the Board...

2024 New Year Stumble

2024 New Year Stumble

Annual New Year's Stumble January 1 – 9:00am - Siesta Beach Pavillion Come Run, walk or socialize. Burn off that Hangover with the MTC. Bring a dish to share and BYOB

The 26th Annual Jingle & Jog 5K

The 26th Annual Jingle & Jog 5K

December 2, 2023The Haven Join us for the 26th Annual Jingle and Jog 5K Run/Walk benefiting The Haven! From our humble beginnings in 1997 with just a little more than 200 runners, the Jingle & Jog 5k has been a festive marquee event in the Sarasota community for...

BBR Packet Pickup

BBR Packet Pickup

2023 Bill's Beer Run- Packet Pickup Locations Tuesday      Oct. 24th 4-7pm   Blaze Pizza  215 N. Cattlemen Rd, SarasotaWednesday Oct. 25th 4-7pm   Big Top Brewery  975 Cattlemen  Rd. SarasotaThursday     Oct. 26th 4-7pm   New Balance   1872 Stickney Point Rd...

2023 Bill’s Beer Run – Volunteer Sign up

2023 Bill’s Beer Run – Volunteer Sign up

Sign up to Volunteer at Bill's Beer Run We are looking for volunteers to help at Packet Pickup locations in Sarasota and Venice and at Bill's Beer Run-Race Day on Casey Key on Sunday, October 29, 2023 Click on the links below to sign up. Packet Pick Up: October 24 –...

47th Annual Sandy Claws Beach Run

47th Annual Sandy Claws Beach Run

December 9, 2023Siesta Key Beach Place Siesta Beach Park – 948 Beach Road   Sarasota, FL US 34242 REGISTER Sarasota County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources and Friends of Sarasota County Parks hosts the Sandy Claws Beach Run.  Now in its 47th year, the run is a...

Phillippi Shores 5K

Phillippi Shores 5K

Download the 5K Registration Flyer October 7, 2023Phillippi Shores Elementary School The Phillippi Shores 5K, presented by The Sarasota Dental Group AND Venice Dental Associates, 7:30 am start time. Is for the sole benefit of the Phillippi Shores International...

2023 Summer Beach Runs

2023 Summer Beach Runs

2023 Sumer Beach Runs The Summer Beach Runs will start on June 6th and run until July 25th, there is no run on July 4th. The kids 1 mile fun run starts at 6:30pm and the adult run starts at 7pm. The themes are as follows: June 6th Mickey Johnson Memorial 5K June 13th...

New Year (Morning) Stumble

New Year (Morning) Stumble

January 1, 2023 at 9:00amSee you at Siesta Key Beach. January 1st is the New Year's Stumble at Siesta Beach at 9am. Walk/Run as little or as far as you want.  Bring a dish to share and your own beverage.  This is a great way to start the New Year and Santa told me...

5K Run for the Donut

5K Run for the Donut

Place Lakeview Elementary School 7299 Proctor RoadSarasota, FL US 34241 Description Come join a really fun crew for the Second Annual 5K RUN FOR THE DONUT Presented by Scuba Quest on Saturday, February 18, 2023.  Have a blast on a professionally chip-timed flat,...

MTC Annual Banquet – January 21, 2023

MTC Annual Banquet – January 21, 2023

The Manasota Track Club annual banquet will be on Saturday January, 21st at the Sarasota Event Center starting at 5:30pm. Sign up at  https://runsignup.com/Race/FL/Sarasota/ManasotaTrackClubAnnualBanquetWe will be awarding our special recognition awards and the racing...