Sunday, December 09, 2018

Club Members That Did The 2018 Jingle Bell Run

About 1200 runners and walkers did the Jingle Bell Run on Saturday December 8 in Covington KY.  Below is a list of members that did the 2018 Jingle Bell Run this past Saturday. If your name is not listed, send us an email, we will verify your data and add you to the list.

NAMETIME
Landen Fernandez00:19:42
Megan Fryburger00:31:20
Richard Gabbour01:29:51
Tom Glasscock00:28:46
Kila Hanrahan00:32:42
Paul Long00:36:07
Jean Schmidt00:27:40
Caroline Siderits00:38:35
Cynthia Wallace00:31:18
Cy Young00:20:21

Saturday, December 01, 2018

Next RCGC Board Meeting - Tuesday December 4

The next RCGC Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday December 4 at the Foot Doctor at 5521 Montgomery Road in Norwood OH at 7:30 PM. The meeting is open to all current RCGC members.
We will discuss updates on upcoming races and social events.
Hope you can join us!
DETAILS
  • DATE:  Tuesday December 4, 2018
  • TIME: 7:30 PM
  • PLACE: The Foot Doctor, 5521 Montgomery Road, Norwood OH
  • INFORMATION: Board Meeting of the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati. Open to all current members. We will discuss updates on upcoming races and social events. View Agenda.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

2018 Turkey Burner Mile Recap

21 runners participated in the RCGC Turkey Burner Mile this past Sunday November 25, 2018 at Summit Park in Blue Ash OH(View photos).  Conditions for the race were mild, foggy and slightly windy.The wind would effect the runners on the L shaped out and back flat mile course on the former taxi runway of Blue Ash Airport.
Top finisher was Seth Streitmatter of Cincinnati OH  with a time of 5:53. He was followed by Jerry Medina who ran a 5:59. Shane Jordre was third in 7:07.  Top female was Sarah Minges of Blue Ash OH who ran a time of 7:25. Regan Hetzel was second with a time of 8:33 and Melissa Farnsley was third with a time of 8:55.00(View results).
 Thank you to our volunteers Fred Farnsley, Melissa Farnsley, Megan Fryburger, Marty Hovey, Stacy Osborne, Rich Webber and Jim Welland.  Without their help, the race could not have happened.
If you won an award and you had to leave early, contact us at cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. See you next year. View Results.

Sunday, November 25, 2018

2018 Turkey Burner Mile Results

Race Results from the RCGC Turkey Burner Mile held Sunday afternoon November 25 at Summit Park in Blue Ash.  If you have a question about results, contact us at cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. If you won an award but had to leave early, contact us at cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. Complete results will be posted on our website www.cincinnatirunning.com later this week.

Friday, November 23, 2018

2018 Turkey Burner Mile This Sunday November 25

This Sunday November 25 is the RCGC Turkey Burner Mile at Summit Park. Please join us on a mile course on the taxi runway at Summit Park. Race Day Registration opens at noon at Summit Park near the Dog Park. Race Day Cost  is $15.00 General Public,  $10 Age 21 and Under / RCGC Members. T shirts will be available for $5.00   Race starts at 1:00 PM. See you there!

RACE DETAILS:

  • DATE: Sunday, November 25, 2018
  • TIME: 1:00 PM
  • PLACE: Summit Park, Blue Ash OH
  • DISTANCE: 1 Mile on the taxi runway. 
  • AWARDS: Top Overall Male and Top Overall Female Runner. Top Runner in each Male and Female Divisions: 12/under, 13-18, 19-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60+. 
  • RACE DAY REGISTRATION/RACENUMBER PICKUP: Opens at  noon at Summit Park by the Dog Park. Race Day Cost: $15.00 - General Public, $10 - Age 21 and Under / RCGC Members.  T-shirts available for 5.00. Note: To get the club discount, please have proof of membership.
  • INFO: Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com or the registration page for more information.

Race Day Discounts For Club Members

The Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati offers a Race Day  discount for club members on many of the races that it puts on like the Memorial Day Race and RCGC Turkey Burner Mile.  To get the discount, you need to provide proof of membership. It can slow down race day registration if our volunteers have to prove that you are a club member.  To make registration run smoothly, please provide proof of membership so our volunteers can process you and other race day runners easily.  Proof of Current Membership includes one of the following:
  1. A current membership card that you downloaded from runsignup.com .
  2. If you do not have your card but your smartphone, you can use your smartphone to verify that your membership is current if you have an internet connection on race day
  3. A credible current member can vouch for you(Good luck with that). 
  4. Fill out a membership form on race day and pay for both the membership and the race.
Thank you and see you soon.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

2018 RCGC Holiday In Lights Run - December 13

Join the Club for one of our longest running and favorite events... The Holiday in Lights Run. For 2018, we will be meeting at Taft's Ale House in Cincinnati OH on Thursday December 13 at 6:30 pm and running with the Taft's Ale House Running Club. Run is open to the public!  We will plan on taking a group photo before we run. After the run, we will be meeting at the Taft's Ale House for drinks and appetizers. Food and one drink will be on the club.

Run Details


When: Thursday, December 13,2018
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: Taft's Ale House, 1429 Race St, Cincinnati OH
What: Run a few miles around downtown.
For: Enjoying the lights of the season around the downtown area.
Distance: Approximately 5-7 miles round trip.
Party: Follows the run at the Taft's Ale House at about 8:00 PM.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Early Registration Ends Soon For 2018 Turkey Burner Mile

Early registration ends soon for the RCGC Turkey Burner Mile. The deadline for Mail entries is Tuesday November 20.  Online Registration is available through Friday November 23.  Cost is $10- General Public and $5 - RCGC Members / 21 & Under. Register now before the price goes up. Visit the club website for more information about the race.



RACE DETAILS:


  • DATE: Sunday November 25, 2018
  • TIME: 1:00 PM
  • PLACE: Summit Park, Blue Ash OH
  • PREREGISTRATION: General Public - $10 . RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under: $5. T-shirt is available for an additional $8.00. 
  • RACE DAY REGISTRATION:  Opens at noon at Summit Park near the dog park. $15 for General Public and $10 RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under. Shirts may be available on race day for $10.00.
  • INFORMATION: Join the Runners' Club on Sunday November 25 for the Turkey Burner Mile. Visit the registration page or www.cincinnatirunning.com or get the flier for more information.

Thursday, November 08, 2018

2018 Thanksgiving Day Races in Greater Cincinnati

It is about two weeks to go until Thanksgiving and before you sit down and eat, you can do a run or walk.  There are quite a few races on Thanksgiving Day in the Greater Cincinnati Area and most likely one near where you live. Here are a few of them.  Visit the RCGC Calendar for a few more races.

  • Deerfield Township and Lifetime Fitness 10K on Turkey Day and 5K Walk, 8:00 AM, Lifetime Fitness Deerfield Twp OH - Run the Deerfield Township and Lifetime Fitness "10K on Turkey Day"! The 10K race and 5K walk will begin and end at Lifetime Fitness.  They start early so you can get the race in and get on with your day. Race Information
  • ORRRC Turkey Trot, 8:30 AM, Riverfront Park, Miamisburg OH - The Turkey Trot has been a Dayton Area Thanksgiving tradition for over 35 years! Presented by the Ohio River Road Runners Club and the City of Miamisburg, visit www.orrrc.org for more information.
  • Thanksgiving Day Race9:00 AM, Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati, OH - 10k Run/Walk. One of the oldest races in the nation and an annual tradition for more than a hundred years. For more information, visit www.thanksgivingdayrace.com.
  • Younglife Gobble Gobble 5K Run/Walk, 9:00 AM, Swaim Park, Montgomery OH - Start your Thanksgiving off right at the Younglife Gobble Gobble 5K Run/Walk. Visit www.easterncincinnati.younglife.org for more information or to register.
  • Run Turkey Run, 9:00 AM, England-Idlewild Park, Burlington KY - If you don't want to deal with the crowds, come out to Burlington Baptist Church's Run Turkey Run 5K on Thanksgiving morning. This family 5K and fun walk is a great community event that allows you to burn some extra calories before the big feast that is Thanksgiving dinner! Learn more or register online at www.runningtime.net.
  • Turkey Mosh 5K Fun Run , 9:00 AM, Mary Queen of Heaven School Erlanger, KY - Sign up and enjoy a 5K on Thanksgiving Day. Visit http://www.mqhschool.com or http://turkeymosh.webs.com for more information.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

November 2018 Races in Greater Cincinnati

Below is list of upcoming races in November. Check the club calendar for a few more races in November. NOTE: RCGC Grand Prix Races in bold.
Saturday November 3
  • Fighting Hunger 5k Run and Walk, 8:30 am, Matthew 25: Ministries, Blue Ash OHwww.m25m.org.
Sunday November 4
  •  Mason 5k and 10K, 8:00 am, Mason Community Center, Mason, OHRace Information.
Saturday November 10
  • Gem of the Highlands 5k, 8:30 am, Off-Pike Market, Norwood OH, norwoodrun.com.
  • LCPL Taylor B. Prazynski Memorial 5K Run, Walk and Roll, 9:00 am, Joe Nuxhall Miracle League Fields, Fairfield OHwww.runningtime.net
  • DAV 5k, 9:00 am, Yeatman's Cove, Cincinnati OH, Race Information
Sunday November 11
  •  Honor Run Half Marathon, 7:00 AM, Florence Y'All Tower, Florence Mall, Florence KY, www.honorrunhalf.com
Saturday November 17
  • Fairfield Family YMCA Turkey Trot 5K, 9:00 am, Waterworks Park, Fairfield, OH, www.speedy-feet.com.
  • Turkeyfoot Trot 5K Run/Walk, 9:00 am, Thomas More College, Crestview Hills KY www.runningtime.net
  • Girls On The Run Fall 5K, 10:00 am, Sawyer Point Park, downtown Cincinnati, OH, www.gotrcincinnati.org
Sunday November 18
Thursday November 22
Sunday November 25
  •  RCGC Turkey Burner Mile Run, 1:00 pm, Summit Park, Blue Ash OH,  Race Information. 

Monday, October 29, 2018

Straight Street Climb - November 18

The Straight Street Hill Climb is a .36 mile race up Straight Street in the CUF neighborhood. The race was started by the Clifton Track Club in the late 1970's. The Climb features a bike challenge and duathlon in addition to the road race. The race will begin at 9 a.m followed by the bike challenge at 9:30 AM.
Early bird registration is $10 and $15 on race day.
For more information or to register, go to www.straightstreethillclimb.com.
RACE DETAILS
  • DATE: Sunday, November 18, 2018 
  • TIME: Road race at 9:00 AM followed by cycling challenge at 9:30 AM.
  • PLACE: Straight Street, Cincinnati OH.
  • INFO: .36 mile Race up Straight Street in the CUF neighborhood. The Climb features a bike challenge and duathlon in addition to the road race. Early bird registration is $10 and $15 on race day.Proceeds benefit the Cincinnati Soap Box Derby. For more information or to register, visit www.straightstreethillclimb.com or the Facebook Page.

Thursday, October 25, 2018

RCGC Grand Prix Update - October 2018

The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati is doing a Grand Prix Series in 2018. The Grand Prix includes many of the races that the club puts on or supports or races that support the club. Scores have been updated through the Cliftonfest 5k using official scoring.  Official Scoring is your best 7 races plus your next best B Race, and a C Race.  About 75 club members have participated in one Grand Prix Race.  Next races in the series is the Mason 5k Run/Walk and Mason 10k Run.   Visit the RCGC Grand Prix page for more information about the Grand Prix. View scores.

Top Scores Through the Cliftonfest 5k


NameTotalNameTotal
Melissa Farnsley780Fred Farnsley772
Megan Fryburger764Rich Webber730
Barbara Ellwein583Lowell Clark593
Caroline Siderits575Jerry Patton466
Jennifer Black569Robert Platt451
Jean Schmidt530Mike Neale446
Kila Hanrahan490Richard Gabbour413
Krista Moeller481Ryan Woolley370
Ann Anderson476Martin Hovey350
Cynthia Wallace373David Lasse329

Monday, October 15, 2018

RCGC Turkey Burner Mile - November 25

Looking for a way to work off those extra holiday calories? Join us at the Turkey Burner Mile! The Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati will host a one mile race at Summit Park in Blue Ash OH on Sunday November 25th at 1:00 PM. Awards to the Top Male and Top  Female Runner and to the Top Male and Top Female in the following Age Groups: 12 & Under,13-18,  19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & Over.
Cost is $10 - General Public and $5 for RCGC Members or 21 & under for early registration.
Online registration available at runsignup.com through November  23, 2018 until 11:59 AM.

RACE DETAILS:
  • DATE: Sunday November 25, 2018
  • TIME: 1:00 PM
  • PLACE: Summit Park, Blue Ash OH
  • COST: Pre-registration: General Public - $10 . RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under: $5. T-shirt is available for an additional $5.00. Race Day Registration is $15 for General Public and $10 RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under. Shirts may be available on race day for $5.00.
  • INFORMATION: Join the Runners' Club on Sunday November 25 for the Turkey Burner Mile. Visit the registration page or www.cincinnatirunning.com or get the flier for more information.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

RCGC Board Meeting - October 18

The next RCGC Board Meeting will be held on Thursday October 2 in Study Room 2 at the Kenton County Library at 502 Scott St in Covington KY at 7:00 PM. Note change in Time and Place. The meeting is open to all current RCGC members.
We will discuss updates on upcoming races and social events.
Hope you can join us!
DETAILS
  • DATE:  Thursday October 18, 2018
  • TIME: 7:00 PM
  • PLACE: Kenton County Library, 502 Scott St, Covington KY
  • INFORMATION: Board Meeting of the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati. Open to all current members. We will discuss updates on upcoming races and social events. View Agenda.

Monday, October 08, 2018

Mason 10k and 5k - November 4, 2018

Join the Epilepsy Alliance Ohio fka Epilepsy Foundation for the 2018 Mason 10k and 5k!
Come out on Sunday, November 4, 2018, for the Mason 10k Run, 5K run/walk to support those in our community who struggle from the effects of seizures. Runners follow a beautiful course through local parks and the streets of Mason. Chip timing is used and all finishers of the 5K run/walk and of the 10k receive a great event shirt. Visit www.epilepsy-ohio.org for more information.
RACE DETAILS:
  • DATE: Sunday November 4, 2018
  • TIME: 8:00 AM
  • PLACE: Mason Community Center, Mason OH
  • DISTANCE: 10k Run and 5k Run/Walk.
  • INFORMATION: Join the Epilepsy Alliance Ohio  for Mason 10k and 5k! Runners follow a beautiful course through local parks and the streets of Mason. Chip timing is used and all finishers of the 5K run/walk and the 10k will receive a great event shirt. Visit www.epilepsy-ohio.org for more information.