Tuesday, May 28, 2019

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - May 27th to June 2nd

*Sorry for the delay! Life got a little crazy!*
BCRR Spring Banquet
Thanks to all who attended the BCRR Spring Banquet! It was a fun night celebrating an exciting year of running! Congrats to Theresa Pearsall for winning Queen of the Cookie Table!

Here is the Awards PowerPoint for those who missed it!

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2019-2020 BCRR Board:

President: Christina Jones
Vice President: David Piper
Secretary: Andrew Young
Treasurer: Peter Griffiths
Members at Large: Sarah Austin, David Gaskin, Mikra Jalovcova, Mike Mangan, & Justyna Paczkowski
Wednesday Night @ Valhalla

It’s celebration time!!! June Harris will be celebrating her birthday! And we will be wishing a Bon-Voyage to Sian Evans & Kern Hankins before they venture to the other side of the pond. You will be missed!!
Bayou Bash Relay - Saturday, June 1st
The Bayou Bash Relay is RESCHEDULED for Saturday, June 1st. Please contact your Age Group Captain if you have not done so!
Open: Christina Jones – christinabcrr@gmail.com & Andrew Young – young.andrew.joseph@gmail.com
Masters (40-49): Christina Jones - christinabcrr@gmail.com & David Gaskin - djgaskin2013@yahoo.com
Senior (50-59): Lisa Thompson  - lisa@modernbb.com & Joe Lengfellner - thatsjoesmail@yahoo.com
Veteran (60-69) & Ultra (70+): Kathi Mahon - mahonmobile54@gmail.com & Mike Mangan - mikemangan41@yahoo.com


After the relay - hang around and enjoy the HARRA Family Picnic! Complete with burgers, beer, and kids games!

**If you are unable to run - we still need volunteers for set up, road guards, and water station management!! Please email me to volunteer!!**

First Sunday of the Month Bayou Run & Breakfast
Join us Sunday, June 2nd for a break from the routine by running along the Buffalo Bayou.

Afterwards, join us at Tacodeli  (1902 Washington Ave. D) - a Austin based taco chain serving a variety of… TACOS!!
BCRR Membership 2019-2020
It’s that time of the year again! BCRR Membership renewal is due!  CLICK HERE to complete online:
·        Single Member $30
·        Family Membership: $35
·        Both options offer a $5 discount for HARRA members
Save the date for a fall trip to Santa Fe with BCRR!! We will be venturing to the Santa Fe Thunder Half-Marathon & 5K on Sunday, September 15th.  RSVP to the email for additional information!
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
June 1, 2019
T.C. Jester Park
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:
  • June Harris - May 27th
  • Patricia Halter - May 30th
  • Claire Greenberg - June 1st

Hope you have a spectacular day!!!

Happy Hour - True Anomaly

(Friday, May 31st, 2019) Join us at True Anomaly (2012 Dallas St) a new craft brewery in EaDO! See you starting around 6:30PM.
Sunday – Whole Foods - to return next week
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
Your BCRR Board!!!