Lakeland Runners Club

About Lakeland Runners Club

The Lakeland Runners Club, Inc. is a nonprofit organization and member of the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA), whose mission is to promote running, walking, and general fitness in group settings. We are a running family of more than 600 members that welcomes all ages, abilities, and distances to join us.

The Lakeland Runners Club puts on several events and programs throughout the year, including the Mayfaire 5k, the Summer Sunrise Watermelon 5k Series, the Aching Quad Challenge – Four Races in 24 Hours, the Lake to Lake 10k and the Double Down 5k . Our events are a great chance to meet other people in the Central Florida running community, test your fitness level, compete and have fun. Come run with us!

  • $35/year - Family (up to 5 family members):
  • $25/year - Individual:
  • $5/year - Student (18 and under):

contact: Gail Hardy
phone: (813) 987-2729



Upcoming Events hosted by Lakeland Runners Club

  • Mar 10 2018 Details

    2018 Lakeland Runners Club Spring Ahead Beginner Program

    Lakeland, FL

    Start running and complete a 5k race this spring! Get a running start on achieving your 2018 goals! Join us for the Spring Ahead beginner running group...
  • May 22 2018 Details

    Lakeland Runners Club Kids Running Program - FREE

    Lakeland, FL

    The LRC Kids Program is open to kids of all running abilities 5 years old and up. The program directors help prepare the kids for a lifetime of running....
  • Oct 6 2018 Details

    2018 Lakeland Runners Club Lake to Lake 10k

    Lakeland, FL

    The Lake to Lake 10k is run on a certified course (FL09124EBM).  The race will be chip timed. The 10k is the “Oldest Race in Polk County” and runs...
  • Dec 31 2018 Details

    2018 Lakeland Runners Club Membership Registration

    Lakeland, FL

    The Lakeland Runners Club, Inc. (LRC) is a volunteer based, non-profit corporation committed to promoting running, walking and fitness in Polk County,...

Race Results for Lakeland Runners Club events

Training Schedule

We have several group runs during the week, one social meeting a month, and other non-running social outings throughout the year.

Featured Event

2018 Lakeland Runners Club Spring Ahead Beginner Program

Mar 10, 2018 - Lakeland, FL