Local Races & Events

Achieva Run for Good 5K * Dog Walk * Kids' Run

Achieva Run for Good 5K * Dog Walk * Kids' Run In-Store Event

Saturday, January 26, 2019
Payne Park, 2050 Adams Lane, Sarasota
Fun for the whole family at Achieva Run for GOOD! Race #2 in the Manasota Track Club / New Balance Racing Series. All participants will receive a commemorative dri-fit shirt and your participation helps to provide classroom grants to local schools, so be a part of the GOOD. Don't forget to dress your furry friends in their most festive attire for the doggie costume contest! Bring the whole family to enjoy face painting, photo booth, vendors and music. PACKET PICK UP Friday, Jan. 25 * 4 - 7pm at Fleet Feet Sarasota, 711 S. Osprey Ave., Sarasota. Proud to partner with the Manasota Track Club and Fleet Feet Sarasota.
Venice Elementary School PTO Color Community 5K

Venice Elementary School PTO Color Community 5K In-Store Event

Saturday, January 26, 2019
Maxine Barritt Park 1800 Harbor Dr. S Venice, Florida
The Color Our Community Color Run is about happiness, friendship and color. This exclusive event is open to all ages and ability level. Runners start with a clean white shirt t-shirt(provided with your registration fee) and pass through multiple color stations to reach the finish line covered with colorful powder from head to toe. The fun doesn’t end there with a after-party, which features music, dancing and more color. The race will start at Maxine Barrit Park, run through the streets to Caspersen Beach and end back at Maxine Baritt Park. Early Registration before January 18,2019 is $25.00 and will receive 1 Color Packet * 1 Get Active Color Splash T-shirt * 1 Race Bib. Late Registration does not receive any promotion items Please wear WHITE. Get Active Fundraising Color Spalsh Run is an untimed fun run featuring a 5K course. Throughout the course participants will experience color splash zones where they will be doused in color. There will be a final color toss celebration.
Bridge A Life Super Hero 5K Race & 1-Mile Fun Run

Bridge A Life Super Hero 5K Race & 1-Mile Fun Run In-Store Event

Saturday, February 16, 2019
The Super Hero 5K and Kids' Fun Run is a Foster Care Awareness event for the whole family! Race #3 in the Manasota Track Club / New Balance Racing Series. The USATF certified and chip-timed 5K course offers runners a top notch racing experience for a great cause. Plus, music, food, a kiddie zone, and more! EARLY PACKET PICK UP Wednesday, Feb. 13th * 4 - 7pm at NEW BALANCE UNIVERSITY PARK, 8204 Tourist Center Drive, Bradenton. Enjoy Refreshments and Special Savings.
Rise & Run 5K with Sarasota Military Academy Black Knights

Rise & Run 5K with Sarasota Military Academy Black Knights In-Store Event

Saturday, February 16, 2019
Payne Park, 2050 Adams Lane, Sarasota
Sponsor, support and run in the 2nd Sarasota Military Academy Raiders Rise and Run 5K. Enjoy awards, raffles, food, music, and Starbucks to support the Raiders and the Jr. Raiders programs at Sarasota Military Academy. Learn more about the Raiders Program at SMA. PACKET PICK UP on Wed., Feb. 13th at New Balance, 1872 Stickney Point Road, Sarasota from 4 to 7pm. Questions? Call SMA-MAJ Lisa Currie, Assistant Head of School IB MYP Coordinator for Sarasota Military Academy Prep at 941-877-7737 or email her at lisa.currie@oursma.org
2nd Annual SCADaddle 5K & Fun Walk at Sunset

2nd Annual SCADaddle 5K & Fun Walk at Sunset In-Store Event

Friday, March 29, 2019
Payne Park, 2050 Adams Lane, Sarasota
Join us for a festive and fun Friday night with registered runners and walkers receiving pasta dinner and a doughnut dessert! Live music, craft beer and wine slushes also available after the run while we enjoy the sunset! Benefitting SCAD (Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection) as it is the #1 cause of heart attacks in women under 50, pregnant women, and new moms. EARLY PACKET PICK UP on Wed., March 27 from 11am to 1pm at New Balance, 1872 Stickney Point Road, Sarasota and March 28 from 5pm to 7pm at Fleet Feet Sarasota, 711 S. Osprey Ave., Sarasota. Refreshments and Discounts. PLEASE SCADaddle as they run and walk for research.
Run for the Turtles 1 Mile & 5K

Run for the Turtles 1 Mile & 5K In-Store Event

Saturday, April 6, 2019
Siesta Key Beach, 948 Beach Road, Sarasota, FL
Time to dust off those running shoes & run for Mote's Sea Turtle Conservation & Research Program. The 1-mile fun run/walk starts at 7:30 and a Manasota Track Club sanctioned 5K at 8:00am. All proceeds benefit Mote’s Sea Turtle Programs, now entering its 37th year. Mote has joined forces with an organization called Positive Tracks that helps youth sweat for good through Positive Tracks' U23 Program. Positive Tracks doubles every dollar raised by team members up to $23! Can't make it to the beach? For the first time ever there will be a virtual 1-mile fun run available. Participants will receive their run shirts and ribbons by mail after the race and can submit their run times for the event online." EARLY PACKET PICK UP and Refreshments Thurs., April 4th * 3 to 7pm at Fleet Feet Sarasota, 711 S. Osprey Ave., AND Fri., April 5th * 11am to 7pm at New Balance University Park, 8204 Tourist Center Drive, Bradenton. Need More info? events@mote.org