Monday, September 2, 2019

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - September 2nd to September 9th

Wednesday @ Valhalla!!
This Wednesday, BCRR’s youngest member is sponsoring the tab in honor of his FIRST BIRTHDAY - Happy Birthday Neal Wille!! 
Toughest 10K Kemah - Virtual Run
Due to the construction on Hwy 146 and the Kemah bridge, the Toughest 10K Kemah is now a VIRTUAL RUN. On Wednesday, September 18th - BCRR is hosting a Detour Distance during our regular run. Register HERE for the Toughest 10K Kemah to receive a medal. Registration is optional and not mandatory to join. Beers will be sponsored at Valhalla following!

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 members! We look forward to seeing you at the next club run or social event!!

BCRR Birthdays:  
Happy Birthday to:
  • Michelle Wolpert - September 4th
  • Paulina Paczkowska - September 5th
  • Susan Cita, David Piper, & Clare Bensh - September 6th
  • Neal Wille - September 7th
  • Marva Gay - September 8th

Hope you have a spectacular day!!!

Happy Hour - Monkey’s Tail
(Friday, September 6th, 2019) Join us at Monkey’s Tail (5802 Fulton St) a funky and modern bar serving tropical cocktails. See you starting around 7PM

Sunday – Whole Foods

(Sunday, September 8th, 2019) Following the Sunday run, join us at Whole Foods on Waugh for coffee and breakfast!

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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