The Lakeland Runners Club, Inc. is 501(c)(3) nonprofit.
Our mission statement: To promote running and fitness for runners of all ages and abilities in the community through fellowship, education and formal & informal running events.
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We offer three training programs led by RRCA certified coaches for our community.
- Our Spring Ahead 5k Training Program is a 10-week program offered in the spring and designed for beginners to gradually build up their running ability so that they can complete a 5k (3.1 mile) race. This group meets on Saturdays at Publix Charities Park.
- Our Kids Running Program is for children aged 5 and up. This program meets at the Lakeland High School Track on Tuesdays at 5:15 PM during the school year.
- Our Middle School Development Program is for 5th through 8th graders. This program meets at various locations in Lakeland on Tuesdays at 6:00 PM from early summer through October to support cross country running.