Monday, June 10, 2019

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - June 10 to June 16

Sunday Morning Hydration Station
BCRR needs 4-5 volunteers to rotate placing water at the Shell Gas Station for the Sunday morning long run starting June 30th. Please reply to this email to volunteer for 1 run or several!!

Wednesday Night @ Valhalla
Join us Wednesday following the run to celebrate the next adventure for Jason Leng! It will be his final Wednesday before he returns to San Francisco. Good-bye Jason!! Glad you made BCRR your running club home while you were in Houston!!
Save the Date - DASH & SPLASH!!
Join Andrew & Christina on June 19th for the first Dash and Splash of the Summer! Head over to 4010 Mandell St. following the Wednesday night run for a hot dog bar, beer, and ice cream around the pool!!
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
We'd like to extend a warm Bayou City welcome to our newest members, Joy & George Columbus, Lenord Burns, & Neal Wille! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  
Happy Birthday to:
  • Carol Schmidt & Jonathan Schulz - June 10th
  • Rebecca Harrison, Julie Walters, & Jeremy Lankford - June 11th
  • John Walsh & Thuyvi Vinh - June 12th
  • Rebecca Verm - June 13th
  • Jonathan Zwickel - June 14th
  • John Wacasey, Jay Hendrickson, & Rachael Moore - June 16th

Hope you have a spectacular day!!!

Happy Hour - Heights Bier Garten
(Friday, June 14th, 2019) Join us at the Heights Bier Garten (1433 N Shepherd Dr. #1) a bar featuring 96 beers on tap and elevated pub grub! See you starting around 6:30PM.
Sunday – Whole Foods
(Sunday, June 16th, 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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