Monday, January 21, 2019

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - January 21st to January 27th

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!! - to all who ran 13.1 or 26.2 miles this weekend!! We worked hard, had a beautiful day, and gave it our best.

Special THANK YOU to Sue Leone & Alan Svoboda, Chuck Bracht & Cheryl Verlander, and Jim Knievel & Ivy Martino for the chopping, cooking, and baking of all the delicious food!!! The Post-Race Party is definitely the BEST part of Marathon Weekend.
2018 HARRA Fall Series - DONE!!
Stay tuned for the Spring Series - Coming up soon!
September 29, 2018
October 7, 2018
University of Houston - Clear Lake
October 28, 2018
Sam Houston Park, Downtown Houston
November 25, 2018
Sam Houston Park, Downtown Houston
December 16, 2108
Sugar Land Town Square, Sugar Land
January 20, 2019
George R. Brown Convention Center, Downtown Houston
We'd like to extend a warm Bayou City welcome to our newest members - Kathleen Niedbalski, Perry Moore, Tracey Driver, & Rachael Moore! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  
Happy Birthday to:
·        Thomas Jones & Beverly Handy – January 21st
·        Madeline Schulz – January 23rd
·        John Phillips– January 25th
·        Tracey Priem – January 26th
·        Carla Warneke– January 27th

Hope you have a spectacular day!!!

Happy Hour – Breckrew Wine House
(Friday, January 25th, 2019) Join us at Breckrew Wine House (2409 W Alabama St), a laid back wine bar with light bites and pizza.  Join us starting at 6:30 PM.
Sunday – Whole Foods
(Sunday, January  27th, 2019) 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 7:00 PM. 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 PM 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 Tennis Center (Old 0 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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