Monday, August 14, 2017

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - August 14th to August 20th



GOOD MORNING BAYOU CITY ROAD RUNNERS!! 
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Join us Saturday, August 19th at 7 AM for HARRA’s Party in the Park! This event is a great opportunity to check out the club competition, drink some ice cold beer, and go for a quick run around Memorial. The HARRA & BCRR tents will be set up near the tennis center.

*If you are available to assist with take down, please contact Susan Cita for more details: susancita.bcrr@gmail.com *

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BCRR Apparel!!

BCRR singlets, t-shirts, and long sleeve tech shirts will available for sale at Wednesday’s Run & Party in the Park. Get ready to rep your Bayou City Purple for the Fall Series! 


​​  $10 –Singlets & T-shirts
$15 – Long Sleeve

Vintage Apparel & Socks are also available for $5
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 Bayou City Road Runner Dues 2017 – 2018 
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It is time to pay dues for the 2017-2018 season. Dues can be paid online HERE
·        Single Member $30
·        Family Membership: $35
·        Both options offer a $5 discount for HARRA members


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2017 HARRA Fall Series:






Date
Name
Location
September 23, 2017
Tornados Cross Country Relay
October 8, 2017
University of Houston, Clear Lake
October 29, 2017
Sam Houston Park, Downtown Houston
November 26, 2017
Wortham Center Plaza, Downtown Houston
December 10, 2017
Sugar Land Town Square
January 14, 2018
George R. Brown Convention Center
  
WELCOME NEW MEMBERS:

We'd like to extend a warm Bayou City welcome to our newest members! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  

Happy Birthday to:

·         Brad Godwin – August 12th
·         Ralph Feniello – August 13th                
·         Brie McCain – August 15th               
·         Gail Webster – August 16th  
·         Charles McGuirk – August 18th                
·         James Bogardus & Eric Faria – August 20th               
   
 Hope you have a spectacular day!!!
* = New Age Group
  
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SOCIAL CALENDAR:

Happy Hour – D&W Lounge 

(Friday, August 18th, 2017) Please join us this Friday at the D&W Lounge (911 Milby St) – a true dive bar tucked away in EaDo – complete with lava lamps and a 7 AM happy hour! We will meet at 6:30 PM. 
Sunday – Whole Foods
(Sunday, August 20th, 2017) Join us immediately following the long run for coffee and breakfast at Whole Foods on Waugh.
WEEKLY CLUB RUNS:

Mellow Monday- Join us every Monday for a 3 mile recovery run around Memorial Park at 7:00p.m.Runners who are interested should park on the east side of the parking lot in front of the softball fields off of the Picnic Loop. Following a loop around Memorial, we head to a dinner venue for post running fun. 

Wednesday at Rice University: Every Wednesday evening we meet at 6:30 at Rice University (run leaves at 6:40 pm sharp!). All levels are welcome. And the best part is the cheap beer at Valhalla afterwards. Parking is available at First Christian Church/School (1628 Rice Boulevard). 

To park in the church parking lot, you need a BCRR bumper sticker. Please see Lisa Thompson for a sticker if you do not already have one. 

Friday Speedwork (Memorial Park 5:30 AM): Contact Peter Griffiths for more information-  p_griffiths@bellsouth.net

Sunday Long Run (Memorial Park, 6:30 AM): Meet us at the O mile marker for a 10, 11, or 12 mile route around Memorial Park and through River Oaks. Immediately following the run, join us Whole Foods for coffee and conversation.

**Please note that in cases of inclement weather, i.e. thunder & lightning, group runs will be cancelled for safety reasons. Check the BCRR Facebook Page for the latest updates on run cancellations**

WORD FROM THE BIRD

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Monday, August 7, 2017

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - August 7th to August 13th



GOOD MORNING BAYOU CITY ROAD RUNNERS!! 

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 Mellow Monday Dash & Splash
THANK YOU “Fritte Master” Alan & “Party Organizer” Sue with special guest “Grill Master” Chuck, for a spectacular Dash & Splash! It was a great chance to merge the Monday & Wednesday crews over margaritas!
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 Party in the Park
Join us Saturday, August 19th for HARRA’s Party in the Park! An opportunity to check out the club competition, drink some ice cold beer, and go for a quick run around Memorial. The tent will be set up near the tennis center.

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 Bayou City Road Runner Dues 2017 – 2018 


It is time to pay dues for the 2017-2018 season. Dues can be paid online HERE
·        Single Member $30
·        Family Membership: $35
·        Both options offer a $5 discount for HARRA members


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WELCOME NEW MEMBERS:

We'd like to extend a warm Bayou City welcome to our newest members Jen & Ben Ogilvie & Anh Huynh! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  

Happy Birthday to:

·         Margaret Alfred & Sharon McNeill – August 7th
·         Christoph Eick – August 8th                
·         Hope Sellers & Sian Evans – August 9th               
·         Stephanie Bonk, Kevin Collins, & Eddie Rodriquez – August 10th     
 Hope you have a spectacular day!!!
* = New Age Group
  
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SOCIAL CALENDAR:
 Happy Hour – Heights Bier Garten 

(Friday, August 11th, 2017) Please join us this Friday at the Heights Bier Garten (1433 N Shepherd Dr. Ste #1) – the newest beer garden in the Heights, featuring 90+ beers on tap, select wine selection, and yummy bar bites! We will meet at 6:30 PM. 
Sunday – Whole Foods
(Sunday, August 13th, 2017) Join us immediately following the long run for coffee and breakfast at Whole Foods on Waugh.
WEEKLY CLUB RUNS:

Mellow Monday- Join us every Monday for a 3 mile recovery run around Memorial Park at 7:00p.m.Runners who are interested should park on the east side of the parking lot in front of the softball fields off of the Picnic Loop. Following a loop around Memorial, we head to a dinner venue for post running fun. 

Wednesday at Rice University: Every Wednesday  evening we meet at 6:30 at Rice University (run leaves at 6:40 pm sharp!). All levels are welcome. And the best part is the cheap beer at Valhalla afterwards. Parking is available at First Christian Church/School (1628 Rice Boulevard). 

To park in the church parking lot, you need a BCRR bumper sticker. Please see Lisa Thompson for a sticker if you do not already have one. 

Friday Speedwork (Memorial Park 5:30 AM): Contact Peter Griffiths for more information-  p_griffiths@ bellsouth.net

Sunday Long Run (Memorial Park, 6:30 AM): Meet us at the O mile marker for a 10, 11, or 12 mile route around Memorial Park and through River Oaks. Immediately following the run, join us Whole Foods for coffee and conversation.

**Please note that in cases of inclement weather, i.e. thunder & lightning, group runs will be cancelled for safety reasons. Check the BCRR Facebook Page for the latest updates on run cancellations**

WORD FROM THE BIRD

See the latest newsletter here! 


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Monday, July 31, 2017

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - July 31st to August 8th

GOOD MORNING BAYOU CITY ROAD RUNNERS!! 

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 Mellow Monday Dash & Splash – July 31st

Burgers, Beer, and Belgium Frites. Frankfurters & Snacks - Margaritas Too!
Sue Leone and Alan Svoboda Home
326 Terrace Ave, Houston, TX 77007
After Mellow Monday Run - Come on by or 6:30 pm for those that want to stop by for a Splash
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 Wednesday @ Valhalla
  


This Wednesday join us as Sian Evans, Kern Hankins, Joe Lengfellner, & JP Anderson sponsor the tab at Valhalla in celebration of their birthdays!!! Happy Birthday Sian, Kern, Joe, & JP!!!

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 Bayou City Road Runner Dues 2017 – 2018 
It is time to pay dues for the 2017-2018 season. Dues can be paid online HERE
·        Single Member $30
·        Family Membership: $35
·        Both options offer a $5 discount for HARRA members


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WELCOME NEW MEMBERS:

We'd like to extend a warm Bayou City welcome to our newest members Karen Sebby, Michael Plaisted, Richard Beaver, & Shauna diBari! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  

Happy Birthday to:

·         Maria Del Pino* – August 1st
·         Joe Lengfellner – August 3rd               
·         David Hanson – August 4th               
·         JP Anderson – August 5th
·         Cheryl Verlander – August 6th    
     
 Hope you have a spectacular day!!!
* = New Age Group
  
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SOCIAL CALENDAR:
 Happy Hour – Under the Volcano 
 
(Friday, August 4th, 2017) Please join us this Friday at Under the Volcano (2349 Bissonnet St) – a quirky little bar serving tropical drinks and craft beer. Wear a Hawaiian shirt to make it extra festive! We will meet at 6:30 PM. 
Sunday – Whole Foods
 
(Sunday, August 6th, 2017) Join us immediately following the long run for coffee and breakfast at Whole Foods on Waugh.
WEEKLY CLUB RUNS:

Mellow Monday- Join us every Monday for a 3 mile recovery run around Memorial Park at 7:00p.m.Runners who are interested should park on the east side of the parking lot in front of the softball fields off of the Picnic Loop. Following a loop around Memorial, we head to a dinner venue for post running fun. 

Wednesday at Rice University: Every Wednesday  evening we meet at 6:30 at Rice University (run leaves at 6:40 pm sharp!). All levels are welcome. And the best part is the cheap beer at Valhalla afterwards. Parking is available at First Christian Church/School (1628 Rice Boulevard). 

To park in the church parking lot, you need a BCRR bumper sticker. Please see Lisa Thompson for a sticker if you do not already have one. 

Friday Speedwork (Memorial Park 5:30 AM): Contact Peter Griffiths for more information-  p_griffiths@ bellsouth.net

Sunday Long Run (Memorial Park, 6:30 AM): Meet us at the O mile marker for a 10, 11, or 12 mile route around Memorial Park and through River Oaks. Immediately following the run, join us Whole Foods for coffee and conversation.

**Please note that in cases of inclement weather, i.e. thunder & lightning, group runs will be cancelled for safety reasons. Check the BCRR Facebook Page for the latest updates on run cancellations**

WORD FROM THE BIRD

See the latest newsletter here! 


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Your BCRR Board!!! 
 
******* 
How would you like to see your own advertisement above in this weekly email? For all personal or business advertising inquiries, please send an email to our treasurer p_griffiths@ bellsouth.net