Disney's Wine & Dine Half Marathon, races, Run Karla Run

At Disney’s Wine & Dine Half Marathon.

2014 Races

Disney Family Fun Run 5K, FL | January 9, 2014

Walt Disney World 10K, FL | January 10, 2014

Walt Disney World Half Marathon, FL | January 11, 2014

Jerusalem Half Marathon, Jerusalem | March 21, 2014

Run For The Parks, NY |  April 6, 2014

SHAPE Diva Dash, MN | May 31, 2014: Get $10 off any Diva Dash race with code AXKB!

Runner’s World 5K at Heartbreak Hill Half, MA | June 7, 2014

Runner’s World Heartbreak Hill Half, MA | June 8, 2014

Firecracker 8K, NY | July 6, 2014

Newport Naval Triathlon, RI | July 27, 2014

Triathlon Valleyfield, Quebec | August 24, 2014

2013 Races

Past Races + PRs

Philadelphia Marathon, half marathon training

Pausing before a PR finish at the Philadelphia Marathon.

1 Mile

PR—6:46 at the 2011 Fifth Avenue Mile

3 Mile/5K

PR—3-mile | 23:22 at the 2013 Wild Dog Triathlon

             5K | 24:46 at the 2013 Trot Off Your Turkey 5K

4 Miles
Cinderella, Prince Charming, running costumes, races, Disney's Princess Half Marathon, run Disney

Running with Prince Charming at Disney’s Princess Half Marathon. (Photo: brightroom)

PR— 34:38 at a 2013 track workout

  • Fitness Mind, Body, Spirit Games, NY
  • NYRR 4 Miler, NY
  • Run for Central Park, NY
  • Run as One Classic, NY
  • Run For the Parks, NY
  • Race to Deliver, NY
  • R Baby Mother’s Day 4 Miler, NY
5 Miles

PR—Track | 43:01 at a 2013 workout

         Road | 44:19 at Firecracker 8K


PR—54:09 at a 2013 track workout…time to race a 10K again!

10 Miles
  • Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run, DC

PR—2:00:30 at the 2012 Staten Island Half Marathon

On The Run, Brooklyn Half

Interviewing Keith Williams from Prospect Park Track Club


PR—4:28:06 at the 2012 Philadelphia Marathon

Triathlon (Sprint)
Brooklyn Half, On The Run

Covering the Brooklyn Half with “On The Run.” (Photo nyrr_ontherun instagram)

PR—1:14:49 at the 2013 Wild Dog Triathlon

NYRR’s “On The Run” Episodes




races, national anthem

Singing the national anthem at the 2010 Fifth Avenue Mile.

  • ING New York City Marathon (2012)
  • Fifth Avenue Mile (2012)
  • Episode 1 : Gabe Anderson, The One Spirit Runners, Brian Cazeneuve from Aports Illustrated
  • Episode 2: Meb Kelfezighi, Travis Moret a young homeless runner from the Bronx, Joe Battaglia from NBC Olympics
  • Episode 3: Shalane Flanagan and Kara Goucher, Joe Battaglia from NBC Olympics, Running as the universal language
  • Episode 4: Edna Kiplagat in Kenya, Black Girls Run, Core Strengthening
  • Episode 5: The State of U.S. Distance Running, Sharon Ekstrom from MarathonGuide.com, ING New York City Marathon Preview
Races where Karla sang the National Anthem or performed


Karla Bruning


Karla Bruning hosts On The Run for New York Road Runners. She used to report for Newsweek but spent her free time squeezing in workouts. Now she freelances as a running reporter. She's run 7 marathons, 15 halves, 4 triathlons, sings in an '80s cover band, spoils her dog and travels compulsively.

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