Monday, March 26, 2018

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - March 26th to April 1st

First Sunday of the Month Bayou Run & Breakfast
Join us Sunday, April 1st for a break from the routine by running along the Buffalo Bayou.
Afterwards, join us for breakfast at Leeland House (2019 Leeland St) a cozy neighborhood bistro and bar!!

Here’s a quick rundown of the BCRR Spring Events:

BCRR Spring Garage Sale
BCRR is hosting a Spring Garage sale at the Modern B&B (4003 Hazard St.)
Friday & Saturday - April 6-7th - time TBD

We need volunteers to help us with the event at the Modern!
Please drop off or stop by to give a hand and sell your treasures!
Garage sale proceeds will pay for entries to the Bayou Bash Relay for all our BCRR/HARRA active members.

BCRR Spring Family Picnic

Join us Sunday, April 8th for our annual fall family picnic! The picnic will take place at Presidential Palace, 4010 Mandell, from 1 – 5 PM.
BCRR Board will be manning the grill with burgers and hot dogs, feel free to bring a side, dessert, or adult beverage. Wiffle Ball will be making a comeback!!

Joe Conway Memorial Track Meet

Join us the afternoon of Sunday, May 20th at the Rice Track for a track meet in honor of a long time BCRR member and running buddy - Joe Conway. More details regarding events and registration to follow.
2018 HARRA Spring Series
February 17, 2018
Sam Houston Park Downtown
March 17, 2018
Houston City Hall
April 14, 2018
Bellaire City Hall
April 28, 2018
Rice University Track
May 12, 2018
T.C. Jester Park
We'd like to extend a warm Bayou City welcome to our newest members, Tom & Tara Jordan Radosevich and Courtney Huges! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  
Happy Birthday to:
·        Alonso Vargas – March 26th
·        Paul Schulz & Wanda Callahan – March 29th
·        Mark Miller – March 31st  
·        Grant Jenman – April 1st  
Hope you have a spectacular day!!!
* = New Age Group
Happy Hour – Presidio
(Friday, March 30th, 2018) Join us at Presidio (911 W. 11th St.) a casual-modern hang out, with elevated Southern food, craft beer, and cocktails. Please join us at 6:30 PM.

Sunday – Whole Foods - to return next week

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-
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**
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