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

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

Naval Station Newport Sprint Triathlon, RI | July 27, 2014

Triathlon Valleyfield, Quebec | August 24, 2014

Finish For A Guinness 5K, RI | August 31, 2014

Maraton RPP Scotiabank, Lima, Peru | September 21, 2014

Staten Island Half Marathon, NY | October 12, 2014

Nike Women’s Half Marathon San Francisco, CA | October 19, 2014

GORE-TEX Philadelphia Marathon, PA | November 23, 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—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—44:19 at Firecracker 8K


PR—56:44 at 2014 Staten Island Half (first 10K split)

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—ITU Sprint Distance | 1:38: 17 at 2014 Triathlon Valleyfield 

Non-standard Sprint Distance | 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 is a regular contributor to SHAPE.com, the host of NYRR's On The Run web + TV show, and a race announcer at events like the TCS New York City Marathon. 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, 20 halves, 6 triathlons, sings in an '80s cover band, spoils her dog + travels compulsively.

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