Bill's Beer Run 2018
Sunday, October 28, 2018
Bill's Beer Run is the annual fundraiser for the Manasota Track Club. In its 30th year, proceeds help fund college scholarships and youth running programs. Since the inception of the program more than $100,000 has been awarded to area students. In 2018, Bill’s Beer Run generated more than $28,000 in proceeds for the MTC.
THANK YOU TO OUR 2018 RACE SPONSORS
Tom and Becky Bedford
John and Felicia Cox
Bill Furst (Sarasota County Prop. Appraiser)
Southern Trust Financial Planning
Lola Blue Living
Amy and Kevin McCormack
Sarasota Memorial Urgent Care Center
DOCS-Dermatology of Coastal Sarasota
Drew Russell, Realtor, Michael Saunders & Co.
Atlas Insurance Agency
Absolute Window and Door
Stephanie Caradonna, MD
Jim and Pam Harding
Siesta Key Physical Therapy
Schofield Hand and Bright Orthopaedics
Be Fit SRQ
Kim Miller, CRNA, ARNP
The Bazaar on Apricot & Lime
Jan and Todd McNutt
Matrix Auto/Bill Menard
Guy and Val Ealey
Harriet van Elburg
Dan Gould and Linda Hodges
Anne Marie and Tim Paradiso
Alan and Shirley Meyer
Dave and Jolly Siegwald
John and Missy Myers
Dick and Jane Sanks
Robert Hoffman, Esquire, PLLC
Packet Pick Up – Fleet Feet Sports
Packet Pick Up @ Fleet Feet Sports on Osprey Ave., 4-7pmOctober 26, 4-7pm
Packet Pick Up – New Balance (Stickney Point)
Packet Pick Up - New Balance Stickney Point Road, 10am-1pmOctober 27, 10am-1pm
The race starts at 8am.
Please arrive early (or carpool) as there is limited parking.October 28, 8am
Packet Pick Up – Fit2Run UTC
Packet Pick Up - Fit2Run UTC Mall, 4-8pmOctober 25, 4-7pm
Sponsor Party TBD
TBDSeptember 28, 6:30-9pm
How to totally have the best BBR ever!
VIP registration! (Only 25 spots available!) This very special package includes: • Entry to BBR 5 Mile Run • Entry to BBR Pub Run Series • BBR race shirt • Pub Series shirt • VIP parking on race day • VIP treatment on race day ... no wait for beer and other special perks!
You know Bill's Beer Run is the BEST race of the year?!! Why not become a sponsor! The Manasota Track Club is so grateful to its sponsors for all their support. This renowned 5 Mile Run was started in 1989 by MTC member Bill Menard as the sole fundraiser for our non-profit organization, and it continues to be a highlight of the running year for our community, selling out earlier and earlier each year. Your membership fees and the proceeds from BBR are the only means of fundraising the MTC does. Your generosity helps support not only local running programs and scholarships, but also helps maintain the vitality of the club. If you'd like to become a sponsor, download a sponsorship form HERE.
The Pub Run Series is a special BBR race registration. The Pub Run Series is limited to 100 participants.
Pub Series registration includes: BBR Race Registration and shirt; Three (3) Fun Runs with post-run parties (with food and a drink); A special Pub Run Series tee shirt
2018 Pub Run Dates
Thursday, October 4 at Mr. Beery's
Thursday, October 11 at The Shamrock Pub
Thursday, October 18 at Te Daiquiri Deck on St. Armands
There is NO RACE DAY Packet Pick up. So make sure you pick up your packet at one of the pick up parties. 10/25 - Fit2Run UTC Mall, 4-8pm 10/26 - Fleet Feet Sports on Osprey Ave., 4-7pm 10/27 - New Balance Stickney Point Road, 10am-1pm
Your chipped bib will provide timing for the race, but your wrist band is your ticket to the beer. No Band, No Beer.
Arrive before 7:45a as roads will be closed. BBR is more fun with friends, so car pool! And make sure you have a designated driver ... Don't drink and drive.