Racing for Fun and Fitness

April 15, 2014

We hope everyone is getting spring fever and ready to hit the roads again to prepare for the summer twilight series.  Please click here to register now on active.com.  We hope everyone is enjoying the nice weather and look forward to seeing you in May!!

January 4, 2014

Happy New Year!!  It was a blustery morning here at The Citadel for the Bulldog Breakaway New Year's 5K.  It was a record setting day beginning with the temperature at race time.  Despite being the coldest race we have hosted, our overall winner was Colin Baker (13) of North Charleston, SC with a time of 18:49 making him our youngest winner to date.  Our overall female winner was Bethany Spector (24) of Daniel Island, SC with a time of 20:07 while our Master's division winner was Thomas Reginald (59) of Goose Creek, SC with a time of 20:07.  Our Junior Division winner was Abigail Beitel (12) of Mount Pleasant, SC with a time of 28:09.  Please click here for the full results from today's race.  We want to thank everyone who participated today and look forward to a great 2014.  You can register now for the summer series...
If you would like to see photos from today's race, please click here.  We want to wish everyone all the best in 2014!!  Again, Happy New Year!

December 14, 2013

It was a wonderful morning here at the Bulldog Breakaway Christmas 5K.  The weather cooperated and we had a mild morning after the rain stopped and we had some great performances.  Our overall winner was Brett Dixon (44) of Greensboro, NC with a time of 20:16.  Our top female finisher was Emily Johnson (34) of Mount Pleasant, SC with a time of 21:10.  Our Master's winner was Alan Struble (67) of Pimlico, SC with a time of 23:41 and our Junior winner was Mack Trace (7) of Mount Pleasant, SC with a time of 33:05.  We want to thank everyone who participated in today's run and we hope to see you all again on January 4.  Please click here for the full results.  Please click here to see the photos from today's race.  

Click here to register for the Bulldog Breakaway New Year's 5K.

December 4, 2013
We hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and we hope to see everyone on December 14 for the Bulldog Breakaway Christmas 5K.  We want to wish everyone all the best during the holiday season!

October 24, 2013
Hey Race fans!!  Less than 2 months till the Bulldog Breakaway Christmas 5K!!

August 1, 2013
Great news race fans...the 2013-2014 race dates and times have been scheduled.  We will host the Bulldog Breakaway Christmas 5k on December 14, 2013 at 8:00am and then will host the Bulldog Breakaway New Year's 5K on January 4, 2014 at 8:00am.  You can register online at www.active.com or print out a registration form and mail it in.  We are also preparing to host the Twilight Summer Series on May 15, May 29, June 12, June 26, and July 10 with races beginning at 6:30pm. We want to thank everyone who has participated in our past events and hope to see you all in December. 

July 11, 2013
The finale of the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight Series was a huge success.  Our overall winner was Benjamin Rachunok from Charleston, SC with a time of 18:25.  Our female winner was Natalie Wolin of Charleston, SC with a time of 21:18, while our junior division winner was Michael Richter (15) of Charleston, SC with a time of 22:40.  Our Master's Division winner was Barry Desko of Perkasie, PA with a time of 22:57.  You can click here for the full results.  Please check back soon for the photos from tonight's race. We have our registration forms on the side bar for the 2013 Christmas 5K, 2014 New Year's 5K, and the 2014 Twilight Series.  We want to thank everyone for participating in our series and we hope to see you this winter.  We really appreciate everyone's support and we look forward to serving you again in the future.

June 27, 2013
We had an amazing turnout for the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight 5K #4.  The weather cooperated and we were able to finish the race before the Thunder and Lightning showed up.  Our overall winner was Brandon Hatch of Chanute, KS with a time of 17:32.  Our overall female winner was Mads Nelson of Mt Pleasant, SC with a time of 22:20 while our stroller victor was Ryan Thompson of Charleston, SC with a time of 18:38.  We had a record number of junior runners with the winner being Jack Wedge (13) of Birmingham, AL with a time of 21:44 and our Little Tike winner was Andre Kut (8) of Mt.Pleasant, SC with a time of 43:42 and Caleb Girard (7) of Summerville, SC came in right after with a time of 58:06.  Our Master's winner today was Cherry Kent of Charleston, SC with a time of 25:12.  Please click here for the full results.  Please check back for the photos.  Hope to see everyone on July 11 for the finale!!!

June 13, 2013
It was a hot night here at The Citadel, but the regulars showed their dedication and did an awesome job despite the brutal conditions.  The overall winner of the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight 5K #3 was Benjamin Rachunok from Charleston, SC for the 2nd race in a row with a time of 17:41 (33 seconds faster than his previous win).  Danielle McKee of Fayetteville, NC ran 21:51 to earn the top female finisher, while Lori Pope of Charleston, SC was our Master's Division winner with a time of 27:16. Please click here for the full results from tonight's race.  Please check back soon for photos from the race.  We hope to see everyone on June 27 for the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight 5K #4.  

May 30, 2013
We had another great night at the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight 5K #2 here at The Citadel.  The weather was a little warmer, but still perfect running weather on a beautiful sunset in Charleston.  Our overall winner was Benjamin Rachunok from Charleston, SC with a time of 18:14, while our top female finisher was Frances Woodard, also of Charleston, SC with a time of 21:50.  Our Master's division winner was Dan Clapper of North Charleston, SC with a time of 23:19, while our Junior division winner was Jonathan Bowden (11) of  Summerville, SC with a time of 34:34.  Please click here for the full results.  Please check back soon to see all the photos from tonight's race.  We hope to see everyone at our next race on June 13!!

May 16, 2013
It was a great night here at the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight 5K opener.  Our overall winner was Matthew Kent of Charleston, SC with a time of 19:04, while our top female finisher was Natalie Wolin of Charleston, SC with a time of 20:34.  For the complete results from tonight's event, please click here.  We are looking forward to an even better turnout on May 30.  It is still not too late to sign up for the series.  You can go online or print out a registration form.  We hope to see everyone again in two weeks.  Please click here to see photos from the race.  We want to thank everyone who participated in tonight's race!!
 
May 6, 2013
We are getting closer and closer to the opening race of the Bulldog Breakaway 5K Twilight Series.  If you have not registered yet, you can click here to register on active.com or you can click here to print out a registration form.  We are very excited about this summer's series and we hope to see everyone out there.  The first race is scheduled for May 16 at 6:30pm.  Please check back for pictures from the series and for the results.  We hope everyone had a wonderful spring and hope to see you on May 16!!
 
January 5, 2013
Happy New Year!!  It was a frigid morning with a record turnout and some solid performances.  What a great way to start 2013!! Our overall winner was Irv Batten of Summerville, SC with a time of 17:12 with the runner-up being Eric Bohac of North Charleston, SC with a time of 18:43.  Our 1st place female was Mary Mauldin of Charleston, SC with a time of 24:25.  Our 10 & under winner was Thomas Gasser (9) of North Charleston, SC with a time of 27:31 and our 60 and over winner was Marshall Wakat (71) of Charleston, SC with a time of 26:20.  Click here for the complete results. The dates and registration forms for the 2013 Twilight series are up and can be printed here or check with active.com to regsiter online soon. We hope to see all of you there.  Please click here for the photos from today's race.  We would like to thank Irv Batten once again for being a great supporter of our race series and hope you will visit him at On The Run in Mount Pleasant, SC.  Bring your race number in for a discount on anything in the store.
 
December 15, 2012
It was a wonderful December morning here in Charleston for the Bulldog Breakaway Christmas 5K.  We had a great turnout and lots of fun.  The overall winner was Brad Wilhoit of Charleston, SC with a time of 20:43.  The female winner was Alexa Golbus of Columbia, SC with a time of 20:46.  Please click here for the complete results.  We hope to see all of you on January 5 for the Bulldog Breakaway New Year's 5K.  Please click here to see the photos from today's race.
 
July 23, 2012
Great news race fans...the 2012-2013 race dates and times have been scheduled.  We will host the Bulldog Breakaway Christmas 5k on December 15, 2012 at 8:00am and then will host the Bulldog Breakaway New Year's 5K on January 5, 2013 at 8:00am.  You can register online at www.active.com or print out a registration form and mail it in.  We are also preparing to host the Twilight Summer Series on May 16, May 30, June 13, June 27, and July 11 with races beginning at 6:30pm. We want to thank everyone who has participated in our past events and hope to see you all in December. 
 
July 12, 2012
The finale of the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight Series 2012 took place tonight and we had our greatest turnout of the summer.  We want to thank everyone who participated and look forward to seeing even more runners for the Holiday races in December and January.  Our overall winner tonight was Michael Lucas of Charleston, SC with a time of 19:40, while our top female finisher was Frances Woodard of Charleston, SC with a time of 22:07.  Our Junior winner was Elliott Wells (14) of Owensboro, KY while our Master's winner was Ed Vilt of Mount Pleasant, SC with a time of 22:30.  Please click here for the full results.  Again we want to thank everyone who participated and look forward to seeing you all again in December.  We would like to thank Irv Batten for always supporting us and helping with the race numbers and prizes.  Don't forget to bring your race number to the store to get a discount on anything at On the Run in Mount Pleasant.  We would also like to thank the National Guard for working with us.  Please click here to see photos from tonight's race.
 
June 28, 2012
 
We had a terrific turnout tonight for the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight 5K.  Our overall winner for race #4 was Tyler Cross of Charleston with a time of 18:19.  Our Master's winner was Howie Shomer of Hanahan with a time of 20:20.  Our female winner was Frances Woodard of Charleston with a time of 22:48.  Our Junior winner for the 3rd week in a row was Kooper Clark of Summerville with an improved time of 26:30.  Please click here for the complete results.  Our final race will be on July 12 and we hope to see everyone out there.  Thanks to everyone who participated in tonight's race and please click here to see photos from the race.
 
June 21, 2012
 
It was a warm night here in Charleston for the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight Series, but race #3 was completed and we had a great time.  We had a few visitors from the Military Magnet school tonight as they got involved in summer activities that will help prepare them for their Physical Fitness Test in the fall.  This week Brad Wilhoit of Charleston ran a time of 20:10 while last week's winner, his brother Chris, ran  20:16.  The 1st female was Mads Nelson of Mount Pleasant with a time of 22:18.  Alan Struble of Hanahan was the Master's winner again with a time of 24:41, while Kooper Clark of Summerville was the Junior winner again with a time of 27:16.  Please click here for the complete results.  We want to thank everyone who came to tonight's race and hope to see you on June 28.  Please click here for photos from tonight's race.
 
June 14, 2012
 
The 2012 Bulldog Breakaway Twilight Series completed race #2 tonight.  It has been a while since Race #1, but we will be running a lot in the month of June.  Race #3 will be on June 21, Race #4 will be on June 28 and the finale will be on July 12.  Tonight's race saw Chris Wilhoit of Charleston, SC win with a time of 20:23.  The 1st female was Amy Banks of Goose Creek with a time of 21:44.  Amy was nice enough to donate one week guest passes to any East Short Athletic Club's in the Charleston area to all our particpants tonight.   The Master's winner was Alan Struble of Hanahan, SC with a time of 24:22 and our Junior winner was Kooper Clark (10) with a time of 27:23.  Please click here for the complete results.  Please click here for photos from tonight's race.  We want to thank everyone who particpated in tonight's race and hope to see you on June 21.
 
May 17, 2012
 
The 2012 Bulldog Breakaway Twilight Series started tonight at The Citadel and everyone involved had a great night.  The weather cooperated and we had a solid turnout for the first race of the series.  Nikos Christ was the overall winner with 17:05.7 from Charleston, SC and Frances Woodard, also from Charleston, SC was the top female with a time of 21:40.1.  The next race of the series will be on June 14, followed by June 21, June 28 and the last race will be on July 12.  We apologize for having to move the May 31 race, but we have a scheduling conflict.  Thanks again for everyone who came out and hope to see even more people on June 14.  Please click here to see the complete results.  You can also click here to see photos from tonight's event.
 
March 11, 2012
 
The 2012 Bulldog Breakaway Twilight Series dates have been announced and we are preparing for the 1st race of the series on May 17. We had a great turnout last summer and hope to get even more participants this year. Registration form is available here or you can visit http://www.active.com and register online.  Check back for race results and photos to be added after each race. Hope to see you this summer!
 
January 7, 2012
 
The Bulldog Breakaway New Year's 5K started 2012 off on the "right" foot!  We had an incredible turnout with great weather and some fast times.  We want to thank everyone who paticipated in today's race and look forward to seeing everyone at the summer series in May.  Wells Johnson of Summerville, SC posted the fasted men's time with 16:49 and Emily Johnson of Mount Pleasant, SC posted the fastest women's time with 20:18.  Click here for the complete results.  You can also click here to see photos from the race.  We will post the dates for the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight Series soon.
 
January 3, 2012
 
On behalf of everyone here at Bulldog Breakaway Racing, we would like to wish you a very Happy New Year.  The Bulldog Breakaway New Year's 5K will be held on Saturday, January 7 at 8:00am at The Citadel.  There is still time to register.  You can visit www.active.com or just click on the registration link and bring the form to the race from 7:00-7:45am.  Happy New Year and hope to see everyone on Saturday!!
 
December 17, 2011
 
It was an incredible day for racing here at The Citadel this morning.  We had a great turnout and had some terrific results.  We really appreciate everyone particpating in the Bulldog Breakaway Christmas 5K and hope to see you all at the Bulldog Breakaway New Year's 5K on January 7, 2012.  Click here for the results.  You can also see more photos from the race here.
 
 
 
October 1, 2011
 
We hope you enjoyed the rest of your summer and are enjoying the cooler weather this fall.  Are you ready to sign up for your winter 5k's?  We have announced two dates this winter.  The first race will be before the holidays on December 17th at the Citadel Track for a 5k Run/Walk.  Click here for the registration form.  We will then hold another 5k Run/Walk after the New Year on January 7th.  Click here for the registration form.  You can also visit active.com to register for either race.
 
July 7, 2011
 
We want to thank everyone who competed tonight in the series finale of the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight 5K.  The weather was hot and humid, but everyone did a fantastic job tonight.  Results are now posted and pictures will be up soon.  We had a great series and hope to see everyone again next summer.  We plan to run two races over the winter again before Christmas and right after New Year's. Registration form will be available here or you can visit www.active.com and register online!!  See more photos here.
 
June 23, 2011
 
The weather held out just long enough for most people to get their 5K in and we had some soldiers that finished the race in sheets of rain with tremendous wind gusts.  We want to thank everyone for coming out tonight and we hope to see everyone again on July 7 for our Bulldog Breakaway Series Finale.  See more photos here.
 
June 9, 2011
 
We want to thank everyone who participated tonight in the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight #3.  It was hot and humid, but the runners did a fantastic job and we had some great performances, but more importantly, lots of fun!!  The results are now posted and we will have pictures up shortly.  Hope to see everyone at Bulldog Breakway Twilight #4 on June 23. See more photos here.
 
 
 
May 26, 2011
 
A new course record was set tonight by local standout runner and Assistant College of Charleston Coach Brian Johnson with a time of 15:58.12.  We had great weather and a decent turnout for the second race of the series.  We will be back on the track on June 9 for Bulldog Breakaway #3.  We hope to see everyone again and are looking forward to another great night of road racing.  We want to thank everyone for participating.  The results are now posted and you can see photos from the race...click here.
 
May 12, 2011
 
We want to thank everyone who particpated in the Bulldog Breakaway Twilight #1 5K tonight.  We had a great group of runners that did a fantastic job.   We hope they had a good time and we hope to see all of them and some new faces on May 26 for Bulldog Breakaway #2.  The results are posted and we will have all the pictures up as soon as possible.  Great job and keep on running!!  See more photos here.
 
May 1, 2011
 
The 2011 Bulldog Breakaway Twilight Series dates have been announced and we are preparing for the 1st race of the series on May 12.  We had a great turnout last summer and hope to get even more participants this year.  Registration form is available here or you can visit www.active.com and register online!  Check back for race results and photos to be added after each race.  Hope to see you this summer!
 
January 8, 2011
 
We are so very proud of all the local and visiting runners who participated in the Before-and-After 5K's. We made new friends and were thrilled to have a few local celebrities test our course. We hope to see you all this summer. See more photos here.
 
November 12, 2010
Are you ready to get back into some road racing after a slow fall? Consider joining us for Before-and-After 5K's. Before the holidays on December 11th you'll find us at the usual spot at the Citadel Track for a 5k Run/Walk and then again after the New Year on January 8th. Registration form is available here and at Active.com.
 
 
 
 
 
 
July 13, 2010
How many friends and relatives think you're crazy just for doing all that running? Well we're right there with you, because we never really thought about canceling the race! Jody took lots of pictures so be sure to check out your form here. July 27th is right around the corner so keep up all that running.
 
 
June 29, 2010
So it wasn't quite as hot as mid-June and we missed the night's storm. It was fantastic to see returning competitors and just as nice to meet new runners. See more photos here. Thanks for participating; we hope to see you on July 13th.
 
 
June 15, 2010
It was a great turnout for the the first race of the Breakaway 5K Series! Thanks to runners who braved the heat and humidity to have fun and get fit. See more photos here. Plan to join us again on June 29, 2010.
 

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