Andrew Monroe 5K

Andrew Monroe 5k. January 7, 2020. It was COLD!!!

SAVE THE DATE: January 23, 2021

2020 Manasota Track Club Banquet January 23, 2021 at 12:00pm Registration: $25 We didn't want to cancel/postpone the Annual MTC Banquet. But, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, The MTC 2020 Banquet will be Held at Turtle Beach Pavilion on January 23, 2021. Join MTC Members...

Bills Beer Run – 2019

Bill's Beer Run – 2019 Photos by Maureen Stanton

Why Volunteer

by Kristen-Green Seymour (@kgseymour)  As you make your way through the season of giving and contemplate how you can make a positive impact on your community in the coming year, consider getting involved with the Manasota Track Club as a volunteer. You might think of...

Join the MTC Adopt-A-Highway Trash Pickup Team

May 22, 2021 – Join the MTC Adopt-A-Highway Trash Pickup Team (Earn MTC Volunteer Points) Spend time with your MTC friends while improving one of the area’s best running routes by joining us for the next Adopt-a-Highway Trash Pickup, taking place Saturday, May 22....

2021 MTC RAcing Series- Andrew Monroe 5k- January 10,2021

2Andrew Monroe 5k - January 10, 2021MTC Racing Series - #1Photo Gallery

Adopt a Road Clean up – February 6, 2021

The club adopted a stretch of the road leading into Longboat Key. https://www.yourobserver.com/photo-gallery/manasota-track-club-cleans-up-gulf-of-mexico-drive#photo-25 by: Nat Kaemmerer Staff Writer (yourobserver.com) The Manasota Track Club got acquainted with their...

Step up your Spring Cleaning

Written by Kristen Seymour What do running a marathon and cleaning out your closet have in common?  Plenty, if you ask me. They’re both challenging, time-consuming tasks, for one thing — but they’re activities that make you feel amazing once they’re done. (That Marie...

Summer Beach Runs Are Back!

Summer Beach Runs Are Back! Ready for some sweaty, sandy fun in the sun? Grab your sunnies and lace up your sneakers, because the summer beach run series is back, baby! As in past years, these beach runs will take place every Tuesday on Siesta Beach. The first run...

New Year Run – January 1, 2020

New Year Run – Siesta Key – January 1, 2020

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Summer Beach Runs Are Back!

Summer Beach Runs Are Back!

Summer Beach Runs Are Back! Ready for some sweaty, sandy fun in the sun? Grab your sunnies and lace up your sneakers, because the summer beach run series is back, baby! As in past years, these beach runs will take place every Tuesday on Siesta Beach. The first run...

MTC Spring Picnic- May 15, 2021

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...

May 11, 2021: TNT Workout

Payne Park this TNT, 5:30 warm up. A little before 6pm start.  5/18 TNT at Riverview 5/25 TNT at Payne June we go to mornings, 6:30am. -Locations TBD.    Workout:  12x400m @ 5k pace or a few sec faster. Recovery is the grass walk back to start.  Suggestions: You...

Step up your Spring Cleaning

Step up your Spring Cleaning

Written by Kristen Seymour What do running a marathon and cleaning out your closet have in common?  Plenty, if you ask me. They’re both challenging, time-consuming tasks, for one thing — but they’re activities that make you feel amazing once they’re done. (That Marie...

April 13, 2021: TNT Workout

Hi Runners, This Tuesday we're meeting up at Booker High Track (off of Orange Ave.) 5:30 warm up6pm (a few min. before 6) we START 4/27 we'll have TNT at Payne AND those that can, we're meeting up at The Shamrock afterwards. (A little pub super close to Payne Park)....

Get your MTC Branded Apparel

Get your MTC Branded Apparel

On Sale Now! MTC Branded Shirts Limited Quantity available. You asked and we listened...... New MTC Apparel Mens and womens sleeveless and short sleeve performance shirts.  Shirts will be available at the MTC tent at the SMA Rise and Run, Pineview's Python Run and the...

Raiders Rise & Run 5K- March 27, 2021

Raiders Rise & Run 5K- March 27, 2021

This Saturday (3/27/21) Is the Raiders Rise & Run 5K. The second of the 2021 MTC racing series. Race address: Bayside Community Church - East Bradenton Campus, 15800 FL-64, Bradenton, FL Sarasota Military Academy Raiders Rise & Run 5k We are cadets at the...

March 23, 2021: TNT Workout

Hi Folks!!!!This Tuesday eve we're at Payne Park. 5:30 warm up, a few minutes before 6 START. Workout:4 x 200m @ fast pace; 200m recovery jog.4 x 400m @ Interval pace; 400m recovery (longer recovery - Interval pace is fast - about 3-4 sec. per 400m faster than your 5k...

March 16, 2021: TNT Workout

HI Runners!!!!NO Riverview next week for us. Sorry.  We'll meet up at Payne Park. Warm up around 5:30pm, Start workout a little before 6pm. Bring water or an adult bev. if feel like it for after workout. Workout:We've done this workout before but I've modified it...

March 9, 2021: TNT Workout

Hi Runners!!!This TNT we're at Booker High Track.We start warming up around 5:30pm - circling up just before 6pm. The workout:800m @ 5k pace400m recovery300m @ mile race pace (so pretty fast)200m FLOAT (not a jog, a steady state run). Go back to the top and do this...

March 2, 2021: TNT Workout

Here is the schedule for March: 3/2 TNT @ Payne3/9 TNT @ Booker3/16 TNT @ Riverview - not 100%; waiting for fee to be lessoned (if not Riverview, then Payne)3/23 TNT @ Payne3/30 TNT @ Booker The workout: Longer repeats this Tuesday:1x1600m @ 5k pace; 2min. jog...

February 23, 2021: TNT Workout

We're at Booker High Track this coming Tuesday. 5:30 warm up. 6pm start. I'll send out the March TNT schedule in a week. We'll be at Payne Park the first Tuesday in March though.  Let's do some 400's. 12-16 x 400m ( 3-4 miles) 6 x 400m @ 5k pace; 200m recovery 6 x...

MTC Founder/Club’s First President

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...

February 16, 2021: TNT Workout

Payne Park. 6pm start. Rain or shine. 🙂 Warm up around 5:30ish pm.6x 800m @ 5k pace.  200m recovery.4 x 200m @ faster than 5k pace; 200m recovery. If want to modify:Don't do the 200's at the end, BUT HAMMER #3 and #6 of the 800's. Same recovery. Cool down. Adult...

Adopt a Road Clean up – February 6, 2021

Adopt a Road Clean up – February 6, 2021

The club adopted a stretch of the road leading into Longboat Key. https://www.yourobserver.com/photo-gallery/manasota-track-club-cleans-up-gulf-of-mexico-drive#photo-25 by: Nat Kaemmerer Staff Writer (yourobserver.com) The Manasota Track Club got acquainted with their...

February 09, 2021: TNT Workout

Hi Runners, Feb. 9 @ Booker High TrackFeb. 16 @ PayneFeb. 23 @ Booker 5:30 warm up, 6pm start.  Here's the workout: How about some 500's?10 x 500m @ 5k pace. The end zone is your recovery. (basically 100m). This workout is like running a 5k; keep that in mind with...

The Long Haul: Movie

View the trailer: https://vimeo.com/419645227 As runners, you all know more than most about pushing your body to its limits -- and we're willing to bet that you love inspiring running stories. And do we have one for you!  The LONG HAUL 100 follows Katie Rozar through...

February 2, 2021: TNT Workout

This Tuesday we're at Payne Park. 6pm start time. Warm up around 5:30pm.Still waiting to hear from the County re: which track we can use for Feb. and March. I'll send out an email once I hear. Workout: Longer intervals.  🙂 warm up 5x1k @ 5k pace or faster; 2-3 min....

Come Celebrate MTC’s Adopt-A-Road Marker

Come Celebrate MTC’s Adopt-A-Road Marker

Saturday, February 6, 2021 at Ken Thompson Park1700 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34236 The MTC board of directors will host our members at the inaugural MTC Adopt-A-Road day! We willgather at Ken Thompson Park at 9AM and work together to clean up our stretch of...