Monday, July 29, 2019

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - July 29th to August 4th

BCRR Garage Sale
BCRR is hosting our Spring Garage sale at the Modern B&B (4003 Hazard St.)
Friday & Saturday - August 2nd & 3rd - 8AM to 3PM

We need volunteers to help us with the event at the Modern!
Please drop off or stop by to give a hand and sell your treasures!

*The proceeds of our garage sale fund club parties and entry into the Fall & Spring Relays*

First Sunday of the Month Bayou Run & Breakfast
Join us Sunday, August 4th  for a break from the routine by running along the Buffalo Bayou.

Afterwards, head to Cafe Brasil (2604 Dunlavy St.) - for a scrumptious breakfast at a cosy cafe in Montrose! 

HARRA’s annual Party in the Park is coming up on August 17, 2019 from 7 - 10am.  Houston's running community will be on display with plenty of watermelon and beer for all.  

BCRR will be providing volunteers for the food tent set up from 5:30AM-7AM. Please email Susan Cita to volunteer -
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.  

David Piper will be organizing lodging at the Fort Marcy Hotel Suites . Options including 1, 2, & 3 room condos. Please contact David Piper to RSVP and secure lodging -
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
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:
  • Sheila Katz - July 29th
  • Maria Del Pino & Anusha Aedavalli - August 1st
  • Joe Lengfellner - August 4th

Hope you have a spectacular day!!!

Happy Hour - Darwin’s Pub
(Friday, August 2nd, 2019) Join us at Darwin’s Pub (33 Waugh Dr.) to grab a draft beer and casual eats in a laid-back bar filled with street art and retro games. See you starting around 7PM

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-
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!
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