Tuesday, April 16, 2019

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - April 15th to April 21st

It was a toasty, tough day to tackle the 26.2 to Boston!! We fought hard and came out on top! Congrats to Lisa Thompson for her 1st place in the Women's Visually Impaired Division. Wear your jackets proud and tell the club of your most memorable mile Wednesday night at Valhalla!
Bellaire Trolley Run - April 13th
CONGRATS to all who raced the Bellaire Trolley Run!! Next up…. LP Run - April 27th!!
Save the Date
  • Saturday, May 11th - Bayou Bash Relay & HARRA Family Picnic
  • Wednesday, May 22nd - Spring Awards Banquet @ St. Arnold’s Brewery

2019 HARRA Spring Series
January 20, 2019
Aramco Half Marathon
GRB, Houston
February 16, 2019
Sam Houston Park, Downtown Houston
March 16, 2019
Houston City Hall
April 13, 2019
Bellaire City Hall
April 27, 2019
Rice University Track
May 11, 2019
T.C. Jester Park
We'd like to extend a warm Bayou City welcome to our newest member, Rebecca Harrison! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  
Happy Birthday to:
  • Jeff Eisele, Rich Vega, & Lana Brown - April 15th
  • Ross Moody - April 16th
  • Robin Holm, Roy Camberg, & Joanna Ira - April 17th
  • Paola Perez - April 20th
  • Robert Brown - April 21st

Hope you have a spectacular day!!!

Happy Hour – West Alabama Ice House
(Friday, April 19th, 2019) Join us at West Alabama Ice House (1919 W Alabama St.), a low key outdoor beer spot with a tasty taco truck.  See you starting at 6:30 PM.
Sunday – Whole Foods
(Sunday, April  21st, 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-  p_griffiths@bellsouth.net
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**
See the latest newsletter here!  http://www.bcrr.org/news-archive.html
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