Friday, September 1, 2017

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE: September 1st to September 10th

Here is the rundown for the BCRR events for the next week – this will serve as your weekly email since the board will be away in Portland! 
Sorry for the duplicate email for some of you....
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BCRR Board hopes this email finds you all safe and dry. Please reach out to BCRR if you are in need of any support to help your Hurricane Harvey recovery! The club is here for you!!

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Friday, September 1st – Happy Hour 

Please join us tonight at the Gingerman (5607 Morningside Dr) for happy hour. It’s a cozy and dive-y bar that is home for most of us! See you there around 6:30 PM.

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 Sunday, September 3rd – River Oaks Route 

Due to the flooding of Buffalo Bayou, we will run the River Oaks Route this Sunday. Breakfast will be as usual at Whole Foods on Waugh.  
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 Monday, September 4th – Mellow Monday 

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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 members! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  

Happy Birthday to:

·         Brenda Gonzalez & Neeraj Rohilla – August 28th
·         Chris McGrew – August 29th
·         Stephen Kallus – August 31st                 
·         Camille Fitzsimmons – September 1st                
·         Bruce Levy – September 3rd   
·         Michelle Wolpert – September 4th
·         Susan Cita, David Piper, & Lara Allen – September 6th              
·         Jacqueline Barran – September 7th    
·         Marva Gay & Sarah Periman – September 8th 
·         Rhonda Emerson & Sorrell Warren – September 9th           
·         Eric Stotzer & Jill Fragoso – September 10th   
 Hope you have a spectacular day!!!
* = New Age Group
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Happy Hour – Sigma Brewing 

(Friday, September 8th, 2017) Please join us next Friday at Sigma Brewing (3118 Harrisburg Blvd) – a new local brewery in EaDo! We will meet at 6:30 PM. *As of current the brewery is open, should this change a new location will be posted to Facebook*

Sunday – Whole Foods 
(Sunday, September 10th, 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-  p_griffiths@

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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