Tuesday, November 12, 2019

BCRR WEEKLY UPDATE - November 11th to November 17th

Alex’s 5K - THANK YOU
As a THANK YOU - Kathi & Milan will be sponsoring the Valhalla tab Wednesday, November 13th.
Rockets Run - Sunday, November 17th
The Rockets Run will be Sunday, November 17th at Sam Houston Park & BCRR is responsible for providing volunteers to support the event

BCRR Volunteers Needed:
  • 2 Water Station Captains
  • 18 Road Guards
  • 2 Turn-around Captains
  • 4 Start/Finish Captains
This event is a revenue builder for the club, which covers many party expenses. Please email christinabcrr@gmail.com to volunteer. 

**NOTE: The BCRR Run will be moved to Saturday, November 16th to accommodate those volunteering for the Rocket’s Run.**
HARRA Cross Country Relay - Saturday, November 9th
Saturday, BCRR had 11 teams competing in the cross country relay - the most of any HARRA Club!! We had several teams place - check the Google Album link for race day photos!

Next up…. HMSA Classical 25K - December 1st!!
Save the Date for BCRR Events!!
  • Wednesday, December 11th - Christmas Lights Run @ River Oaks
  • Friday, December 13th - BCRR Christmas Party @ Modern B&B
  • Sunday, December 29th - John’s Loooooooong Run
October 6, 2019
University of Houston - Clear Lake
October 27, 2019
Sam Houston Park, Downtown Houston
November 9, 2019
December 1, 2019
Sam Houston Park, Downtown Houston
December 15, 2109
Sugar Land Town Square, Sugar Land
January 19, 2020
George R. Brown Convention Center, Downtown Houston
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:
  • Katherine Barron - November 12th
  • Patrick Flaherty - November 15th
  • Scott Williamson - November 17th

Hope you have a spectacular day!!!

Happy Hour - NettBar
(Friday, November 15th, 2019) Head over to NettBar (4504 Nett St) A dog-friendly hangout in a historic building offering craft beers, cocktails, and lots of games. See you starting at 7PM.

Sunday – Whole Foods
(Saturday, November 16th) - Join BCRR at the Whole Foods on Waugh for coffee and breakfast following the *Saturday* long run!

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!!!