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Welcome To Nathan Benderson Park

Zumba

Regatta Island 5851 Nathan Benderson Circle, Sarasota, FL

Join Yael Campbell for a total workout set to Latin rhythms, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome. At the base of the finish tower. Fee is $5 cash, due before the session begins.

NBP Rec Day!

Finish Tower

For a small fee, children and their parents and siblings can get out on the water with their choice of our equipment, and switch out at their whim. There are kayaks, canoes, stand-up paddleboards and a 15-foot sailboat with captain (masks required). Click here to see more about the family-friendly NBP Rec Days!

Relay For Life of Sarasota Manatee

At Relay For Life no donation is too small, each and every dollar counts. Your donations help fund groundbreaking cancer research, patient care programs, and can make a difference in communities like ours. With every donation, you are helping the American Cancer Society save lives. Schedule of Events 3 p.m.: Teams can arrive to set […]

USRowing Southeast Regional Championships

The 2022 USRowing Southeast Youth Championships will take place May 14-15 at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota, Fla. This year's regatta once again will serve as a qualification regatta for the USRowing Youth National Championships. Check the USRowing website for more details. No VIP parking. Handicap parking will be available. STREET CLOSURE AND TRAFFIC CHANGES […]

NBP Rec Day!

Finish Tower

All ages are welcome! Minor children must be accompanied by an adult. For a small fee, you can get out on the water with your choice of our equipment, and switch out at your whim. There are kayaks, canoes, stand-up paddleboards and a 15-foot sailboat with captain (masks required). Click here to see more about […]

Sarasota International Dragon Boat Festival

Regatta Island 5851 Nathan Benderson Circle, Sarasota, FL

Distances include 200m, 500m and 2000m. A health/wellness and cultural expo are planned. More info at https://mldb.gwnevents.com/sarasota.

NCAA Rowing Championships (Divs. I, II and III)

The nation's top collegiate women's rowers will compete for the NCAA national championships at Nathan Benderson Park. Tickets are available at championshiprowing.com. More information is at https://ucfknights.com/sports/2022/5/2/2022-ncaa-rowing-championships.aspx

USRowing Youth National Championships

The USRowing-produced regatta features more than 3,500 rowers racing for medals in as many as 43 events. There are 778 entries from 210 clubs across the nation, all of whom qualified for this event from regional youth championships. Those events included the USRowing Southeast Regional Championships, to which NBP played host in May. See the […]

15th Annual RoboBoat

RoboBoat is an international competition that invites participants to tackle simplified versions of challenges facing the modern maritime industry. These challenges may include coastal surveillance, port security, oceanographic exploration, and cooperative behavior between systems operating in different domains (air and sea). About RoboNation RoboNation is a 501c3 nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide a […]

NBP Rec Day!

Finish Tower

All ages are welcome! Minor children must be accompanied by an adult. For a small fee, you can get out on the water with your choice of our equipment, and switch out at your whim. There are kayaks, canoes, stand-up paddleboards and a 15-foot sailboat with captain (masks required). Click here to see more about […]