Wednesday, February 22, 2017

BCRR Weekly Update - February 20th to February 26th

GOOD MORNING BAYOU CITY ROAD RUNNERS!! 

Water Czar Volunteer Needed!

This Sunday, February 26th, Bob Thompson & John Phillips will be earning funds for the club by managing the Darling Dash. Therefore, we need volunteers to set out water at the gas station & rose garden.

Please reply to this email to volunteer
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The Oscar Nominees Are......
 
BCRR is cordially invited to the Red Carpet Party of the year in celebration of the Oscars! Have your limo drop you at the Modern B&B (4003 Hazard St.) Sunday, February 26th. A red carpet will be awaiting for you to show off your classiest attire! The show starts at 6:30 PM 
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As the Bayou is under construction and treacherous, we will be running Herman Park instead. A group will also be running garage “hill” work. See you Wednesday!!
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Law Week 8K - March 11th 

The Spring HARRA Series is quickly approaching! First up - the Law Week Fun Run 8K on  Saturday, March 11th. Details and registration can be found HERE
 
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BCRR Shirts!!

We will have singlets, t-shirts, and long sleeve BCRR tech shirts available for sale. Get ready to represent Bayou City for the Spring Series! 
 
  $10 –Singlets & T-shirts
$15 – Long Sleeve
   
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HARRA SPRING SERIES

Date:
Name:
Location:
March 11, 2017
Sam Houston Park Downtown
March 18, 2017
Houston City Hall
April 8, 2017
Bellaire City Hall
April 29, 2017
Rice University Track
May 2017
T.C. Jester Park

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WELCOME NEW MEMBERS:
We'd like to extend a warm Bayou City welcome to our newest members: Angelica Hernandez, James Bogardus, & Whitney Smith-Bogardus! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!! 

BCRR Birthdays:   

  
·        Daniel Crowell – February 20th
·        Lisa Albrecht*– February 23rd
·        John Koenig – February 25th


Hope you have a spectacular day!!!
* = New Age Group

**P.S. If your birthday is inadvertently missed, please reply to the email to have it corrected!**
  
SOCIAL CALENDAR:
 Happy Hour – Dak & Bop 
(Friday, February 24th,  2017) Please join us this Friday at Dak & Bop (1801 Binz St #120) for Happy Hour! Come check out a laid-back spot for twice-fried Korean chicken and craft beer! See you at 6:30 PM!

Sunday – Whole Foods 

(Sunday, February 26th, 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. The goal is to increase membership and recruit new members with this new social event. Following a loop around Memorial, we head to a dinner venue for post running fun. **Please note that in cases of inclement weather, i.e. thunder & lightning, Mellow Monday will be cancelled for safety reasons. 

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.

WORD FROM THE BIRD

See the latest newsletter here! 


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Your BCRR Board!!! 
 
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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

Monday, February 13, 2017

BCRR Weekly Update - February 13th to February 18th

GOOD MORNING BAYOU CITY ROAD RUNNERS!! 

Happy (almost) Valentine’s Day!!

For the runner in your life, HERE is a little help to boost your Valentine creativity!!

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As the Bayou is under construction and treacherous, an alternate Wednesday route will be available for those interested!

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BCRR Shirts!!

There are singlets, t-shirts, and long sleeve BCRR tech shirts available for sale. Get ready to represent Bayou City for the Spring Series! 


  $10 –Singlets & T-shirts
$15 – Long Sleeve
   
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HARRA SPRING SERIES

Date:
Name:
Location:
March 11, 2017
Sam Houston Park Downtown
March 18, 2017
Houston City Hall
April 8, 2017
Bellaire City Hall
April 29, 2017
Rice University Track
May 2017
T.C. Jester Park

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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:   

·        Georgia Lee Albrecht – February 13th
·        Alan Cheriyan & Karen Hasson– February 14th
·        Ilya Martinalbo – February 15th
·        Dexter Handy, Finn Henson, Margie McCarthy, & Robert Swanson – February 16th
·        Don Hilber – February 17th
·        Mirka Jalovkova & Helena Cheng – February 18th


Hope you have a spectacular day!!!
* = New Age Group

**P.S. If your birthday is inadvertently missed, please reply to the email to have it corrected!**
  
SOCIAL CALENDAR:
 Happy Hour – Moving Sidewalk  
(Friday, February 17th,  2017) Please join us this Friday at Moving Sidewalk (306 Main St.) for Happy Hour! The Super Bowl crowd has cleared out and it’s time to take back over downtown! See you at 6:30 PM for a delicious craft cocktail!

Sunday – Whole Foods 

(Sunday, February 19th, 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. The goal is to increase membership and recruit new members with this new social event. Following a loop around Memorial, we head to a dinner venue for post running fun. **Please note that in cases of inclement weather, i.e. thunder & lightning, Mellow Monday will be cancelled for safety reasons. 

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 Christina 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.

WORD FROM THE BIRD

See the latest newsletter here! 


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Your BCRR Board!!! 
 
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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

Friday, February 10, 2017

BCRR Midweek Update

GOOD MORNING BAYOU CITY ROAD RUNNERS!! 

  

Spring Garage Sale – February 10th & 11th
BCRR is hosting a Summer Garage sale at the Modern B&B (4003 Hazard St.)
Friday from 8AM – 2PM & 5PM – 7PM
Saturday from 7AM – 2 PM

We need volunteers to help us with the event at the Modern!
Please drop off or stop by to give a hand to sell your treasures!

Garage sale proceeds will provide Spring entries to the Bayou Bash Relay for all our BCRR/HARRA active members.  

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Happy Hour – Under the Radar

(Friday, February 10th,  2017) Please join us this Friday at Under the Radar Brewery (1506 Truxillo St.) for Happy Hour! One of Houston’s newest breweries and now with extended hours perfect for BCRR!! See you at 6:30!
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Have a great weekend BCRR!!