Monday, August 26, 2019

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - August 26th to September 1st

First Sunday of the Month - Buffalo Bayou Run!
Take a break from the routine and enjoy a run around the Buffalo Bayou on Sunday, September 1st! THANK YOU to David Harvey for keeping us hydrated on this run!!

Afterwards - Dash & Splash!!
After the HOT run, head over to Andrew & Christina’s - 4010 Mandell St - for a rogue Sunday Dash & Splash! We will have breakfast foods, coffee, and a cold pool ready for use! Bring your own towel please!
BCRR Get Well Soon!!!
Sending well wishes to a few runners who have had to take unexpected rest days.
Hoping Ron Morgan, Rob Walters, and Mike Mangan are back in running action soon!! 
BCRR FALL TRIP!!! *Spots still open*
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 Lisa Thompson 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 member, Clare Bensh! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  
Happy Birthday to:
  • Melissa Weiland, Mike Crowley, & Sarah Milford - August 26th
  • Kathryn Vidal - August 27th
  • Neeraj Rohilla - August 28th
  • Chris McGrew - August 29th
  • Stephen Kallus - August 31st
  • Camille Fitzsimmons - September 1st

Hope you have a spectacular day!!!

Happy Hour - Lotti Dotti
(Friday, August 30th, 2019) Join us at Lotti Dotti (601 Richmond Ave.) a sprawling patio bar with creative cocktails. 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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