The Houston Striders are hosting a virtual running event, challenging running clubs in Houston to collectively cover the distance from Houston to Boston – 1,842 miles. The details for participating are listed on the Facebook Event. Use the team name “BAYOU CITY ROAD RUNNERS” (spelled out) to be included in our count! Running and walking are both allowed!!
As of 2PM yesterday, only 9 runners/walkers have input mileage under the BAYOU CITY ROAD RUNNERS team name, totaling just under 360 miles, leaving over 1,482 mile to go. Three teams are already over 1,300 miles. We know you are out there running and walking, please get online and input your mileage, it’s not that difficult. While you can input prior days mileage, the Striders have stated that all miles must be input by 11:59 pm this Friday night (July 24). The full time period for the challenge is July 10-24.
The Houston Striders are hosting a virtual running event, challenging running clubs in Houston to collectively cover the distance from Houston to Boston - 1842 miles. The details for participating are listed on the Facebook Event. Use the team name “Bayou City Road Runners” to be included in our count!
Join us this week for a Virtual Cocktail Making Class via
BCRR Happy Hour - Friday @6PM
Cocktail extraordinaire - Chuck Bracht - will be guiding us through crafting the Expat Cocktail. Below is a list of ingredients and directions. Stock up your bar before Friday and join in on the craft cocktail night!
To join the Happy Hour:
Zoom Meeting ID and Password
in member's email.
2 oz. bourbon
1 oz. fresh lime juice
¾ oz simple syrup
Directions: Combine bourbon, lime juice, & simple syrup in a shaking tin with ice, shake vigorously and strain into a double old fashioned glass over ice. Garnish with a mint leaf and Angostura Bitters.
For the full history of this cocktail - look HERE!
THANK YOU & CONGRATS to the 59 teams who participated in the virtual Bayou Bash Relay! BCRR had members from across the globe putting in miles for their team. Check out the results HERE! For real this time :)