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 Christina 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!

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

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



Upcoming Events hosted by Lakeland Runners Club

  • Nov 4 2017 Details

    2017 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...
  • Nov 25 2017 Details

    2017 Inaugural Double Down 5k

    Lakeland, FL

    The LRC Double Down 5k is a two loop course in Fletcher Park at Lake Bonny.   The course is mainly run on a paved path with a short section on road.  The...

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

2017 Lake to Lake 10k

Nov 4, 2017 - Lakeland, FL