Friday, September 1, 2017

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - August 21st to August 28th


THANK YOU to all of our volunteers who helped with set up for Party in the Park and manning the BCRR tent!! It takes a great team to keep this club running and all the support is appreciated!

Special thanks to John Phillips & Susan Cita for their organization and direction to make the event a success!

Fall Garage Sale – September 8th & 9th

BCRR is hosting a Summer Garage sale at the Modern B&B (4003 Hazard, Houston, 77098) Friday & Saturday - times to be announced
We need volunteers to help us with the event at the Modern! 
Garage sale proceeds will provide Fall Relay entries for all our BCRR/HARRA active members.  
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BCRR Apparel!!

BCRR singlets, t-shirts, and long sleeve tech shirts will available for sale at Sunday & Wednesday’s Run. 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
 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

2017 HARRA Fall Series:

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

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

BCRR Birthdays:  

Happy Birthday to:

·         Shauna di Bari* – August 24th
·         Dewey Guthrie & Jen Ogilvie – August 25th                
·         Melissa Weiland, Mike Crowley, Sarah Milford, & Landen Schaft – August 26th               
·         Kathryn Vidal, Karen Skweres, & Amy Neuburger* – August 27th  
 Hope you have a spectacular day!!!
* = New Age Group


Happy Hour – Hops Meet Barley 

(Friday, August 25th, 2017) Please join us this Friday at Hops Meet Barley (2245 W Alabama St) – a low key tap room with a spacious patio serving craft beer, beer cocktails, and pub grub! We will meet at 6:30 PM. 

Sunday – Whole Foods
 (Sunday, August 27th, 2017) Join us immediately following the long run for coffee and breakfast at Whole Foods on Waugh.

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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