Thursday, December 12, 2019

Online Registration Open For 2020 Winter Wonderland Run

Online registration is open for the 2020 Winter Wonderland Run which is January 26,2020.  Awards given to the Top 3 Male and Top 3 Female Runners. Also age group awards are given for the Top Male and Top Female in the following Age Groups: 18 & Under,19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & Over.
Online registration available at runsignup.com through January 23, 2020.


RACE DETAILS
  • DATE: Sunday, January 26, 2020
  • TIME: 1:00 PM. 
  • PLACE: Fernbank Park, Cincinnati OH. 
  • PRE-REGISTRATION: $15- General Public and $10 - RCGC Members / 23 & Under. Shirts: $10.00. Register online at www.cincinnatirunning.com. Ends Thursday, January 23, 2020. 
  • RACE DAY REGISTRATION: $20- General Public and $15 - RCGC Members / 23 & Under. Shirts: $15.00. Opens at noon at the Riverview Shelter inside the park. 
  • RACE NUMBER PICKUP: Race Numbers can be picked up on Race Day at the Riverview Shelter inside Fernbank Park beginning at noon. 
  • COURSE: 5k Course along the paths and trails of Fernbank Park. Be prepared to run on concrete, wood, asphalt, cobblestone, grass, dirt, gravel and possibly mud, and snow.  No strollers allowed on the course due to terrain.
  • OTHER: Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com, or the online registration page for more information. 

Monday, December 09, 2019

2019 RCGC Holiday In Lights Run Tonight at 6:30 pm

Join the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati this evening for one of our longest running and favorite events... The Holiday in Lights Run. We will meet at The Gruff in Covington KY tonight December 9 at 6:30 pm. Run is open to the public!  We plan on taking a group photo before we run. After the run, enjoy drinks and appetizers at the Gruff courtesy of the club.

Run Details


When: Monday, December 9th, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: The Gruff, 129 E 2nd Street, Covington KY
What: Run a few miles around downtown.
For: Enjoying the lights of the season around the downtown area.
Distance: Approximately 5 miles round trip. View Route. If you can't make 5 miles, we have a shorter route available.
Party: Follows the run at the Gruff at about 8:00 PM.

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Greater Cincinnati Road Races To Close Out The Decade

Below is list of upcoming races in Greater Cincinnati in December 2019. Check the club calendar for a few more races in December.
Saturday December 7
  • Arctic Dash, 9:00 am,Camp Kern, 5291 State Route 350, Oregonia, OH, www.kerndash.org
  • Santa's 5k Fun Run, 1:00 pm, Independence Fire Station 1, 1980 Delaware Crossing Independence KY, Race Information.
Saturday December 14
  • Frosty 5k & Merry Mile, 10:00 am, Franklin County High School, Brookville IN, www.stuartroadracing.com.
  • Jingle Bell Run/Walk, 10:00 am, Northern Kentucky Convention Center, Covington, KY, www.racedmc.com.
Saturday December 21
Saturday December 28

Friday, November 29, 2019

RCGC Board Meeting - December 3

The next RCGC Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday December 3 in Conference Room 1 on the lower level of the Kenton County Library at 502 Scott Street in Covington KY at 7:00 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 3,  2019
  • TIME: 7:00 PM
  • PLACE: Kenton County Library, 502 Scott St. Meet in Conference Room 1 which is in the lower level across from the Children's Library.
  • 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, November 25, 2019

2019 RCGC Holiday In Lights Run - December 9

Join the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati for one of our longest running and favorite events... The Holiday in Lights Run. For 2019, we will be meeting at The Gruff in Covington KY on Monday December 9 at 6:30 pm. Run is open to the public!  We plan on taking a group photo before we run. After the run, enjoy drinks and appetizers at the Gruff courtesy of the club.

Run Details


When: Monday, December 9th, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: The Gruff, 129 E 2nd Street, Covington KY
What: Run a few miles around downtown.
For: Enjoying the lights of the season around the downtown area.
Distance: Approximately 5 miles round trip. View Route. If you can't make 5 miles, we have a shorter route available.
Party: Follows the run at the Gruff at about 8:00 PM.

Friday, November 22, 2019

Ault Park Mile Shirts Available For Purchase

The Ault Park Mile has a  few shirts left over from Sunday's race.  They are short sleeve and orange  with a pocket design on front and a one color back listing the race sponsors. We have sizes for Youth Medium,  Youth Large, Small, Medium Large,  and XL. Cost is $8.00 which includes shipping. If you would like a shirt, you can get them over at the Online Registration for the Ault Park Mile .  They will be available for purchase through December 17. Order soon before the deadline ends or we run out of the size that you want. Purchase now.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Ault Park Mile Recap and Results

About 14 runners participated in the Ault Park Mile this past Sunday November 17,2019 at Ault Park in Hyde Park OH.  Conditions for the race were cold, sunny and slightly windy for a November race. The mile course was 1.5 times around the Ault Park Circle starting out with a short downhill descent followed by a long uphill climb. After the uphill climb, runners had a long downhill descent followed by a short uphill climb into the finish. Overall elevation of the course was a slight uphill.
Top finisher was Seth Streitmatter of Cincinnati  with a time of 6:01.7. He was followed by Rich Webber who ran a 6:10.1. Jerry Medina was third overall male and fourth overall in 6:29.4.  Top female was Diana Filtz of Cincinnati OH who was third overall and ran a 6:24.4. She was followed by Monica Holmback who ran a 8:25.2 and Susan Conti who ran a 8:52.5.   (View results).
 Thank you to our volunteers Nancy Barbian, Tom Glasscock, Kila Hanrahan, Liz Hofacre and Todd Hofacre.  Without their help, the race could not have happened.
See you next year. View Results.

Sunday, November 17, 2019

2019 Ault Park Mile Race Results

Race Results from the Ault Park Mile held this morning November 17 in Cincinnati OH.  Thank you to all that participated.  If you have a question about results, contact us at cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. View results.

Friday, November 15, 2019

2019 Ault Park Mile This Sunday November 17

This Sunday November 17 is the Ault Park Mile. Please join us on a unique mile course around the Ault Park Circle. Race Day Registration opens at 9:00 AM at the shelter in the circle and near the former soccer field. Race Day Cost  is $15.00 General Public,  $10 Age 21 and Under / RCGC Members. Race starts at 10:00 AM. See you there!
RACE DETAILS:

  • DATE: Sunday, November 17, 2019
  • TIME: 10:00 AM
  • PLACE: Ault Park, Cincinnati OH
  • DISTANCE: 1 Mile around the Ault Park Drive Circle 1.5 times. View Course.
  • AWARDS: Top Three Overall Male and Top Three Overall Female Runners. 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 9:00 AM at the shelter in Ault Park. Race Day Cost: $15.00 - General Public, $10 - Age 21 and Under / RCGC Members.  To get the club discount, please have the club membership card or other proof of membership.
  • INFO: Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com or the registration page for more information. "A" Race in the RCGC Grand Prix.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Online Registration Ends Tonight For the 2019 Ault Park Mile

Early registration ends tonight for the Ault Park Mile.  Online Registration is available through 11:59 PM on Thursday November 14.  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 17, 2019
  • TIME: 10:00 AM
  • PLACE: Ault Park, Cincinnati OH
  • DISTANCE: 1 Mile around the Ault Park Drive Circle 1.5 times. View course
  • COST: Pre-registration: General Public - $10 . RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under: $5.
    Race Day Registration is $15 for General Public and $10 RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under.
  • AWARDS: Top 3 Overall Males and Top 3 Overall Females. Top Runner in each Male and Female Divisions: Runners: 12/under, 13-18, 19-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60+. 
  • INFO: Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com or the registration page for more information.

Monday, November 11, 2019

Early Registration Ends Soon For 2019 Ault Park Mile

Early registration ends soon for the Ault Park Mile. The deadline for Mail entries is Tuesday November 12.  Online Registration is available through Thursday November 14.  Cost is $10- General Public and $5 - RCGC Members / 21 & Under. Register now before the price goes up. It is an "A" Race in the RCGC Grand Prix. Visit the club website for more information about the race.

RACE DETAILS:

  • DATE: Sunday, November 17, 2019
  • TIME: 10:00 AM
  • PLACE: Ault Park, Cincinnati OH
  • DISTANCE: 1 Mile around the Ault Park Drive Circle 1.5 times.  Features a down hill start.  View Course
  • PREREGISTRATION: Deadline for Mail entries is Tuesday November 12.  Online Registration is available through Thursday November 14. General Public - $10 . RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under: $5. Shirts: $8.00
  • RACE DAY REGISTRATION: Opens at 9:00 am at the shelter in the Circle. $15 for General Public and $10 RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under. Shirts: $10.00
  • AWARDS: Top 3 Overall Males and Top 3 Overall Females. Top Runner in each Male and Female Divisions: 12/under, 13-18, 19-29,30-39,40-49,50-59,60+. 
  • INFO: "A" Race in the RCGC Grand Prix.. Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com or the registration page for more information.

Saturday, November 09, 2019

RCGC Board Meeting - Thursday November 14

The next RCGC Board Meeting will be held on Thursday November 14 in Conference Room 1 on the lower level of the Kenton County Library at 502 Scott Street in Covington KY at 7:00 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:  Thursday November 14,  2019
  • TIME: 7:00 PM
  • PLACE: Kenton County Library, 502 Scott St. Meet in Conference Room 1 which is in the lower level across from the Children's Library.
  • 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.

Thursday, November 07, 2019

2019 Thanksgiving Day Races In Greater Cincinnati

It is about three 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 40 years! Presented by the Ohio River Road Runners Club and the City of Miamisburg, visit www.orrrc.org for more information.
  • 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.
  • Thanksgiving 5k For Young Lives, 9:00 AM, Wilson Middle School, Hamilton OH -  Proceeds benefit Young Lives, a Non-Denominational ministry serving Teen Moms or Pregnant Teens in Hamilton. Visit www.hamiltonthanksgiving5k.org for more information or to register.
  • 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.
  • Turkey Mosh 5K Fun Run , 9:30 AM, Mary Queen of Heaven School Erlanger, KY - Sign up and enjoy a 5K on Thanksgiving Day. Visit http://turkeymosh.webs.com for more information.

Monday, November 04, 2019

Volunteers Needed For RCGC Ault Park Mile

The RCGC Ault Park needs 5-10 volunteers to help with registration, timing, and post race on Sunday November 17. It would take 1-2 hours of your time. The jobs are easy and you will get the commemorative Ault Park Mile shirt plus a few other goodies. Volunteering is one of the easiest ways to get to know other club members. Let us know whether you can help by signing up at www.runsignup.com or send an email to cincinnatirunning@gmail.com.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

November 2019 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 2
  • Gem of the Highlands 5k, 8:30 am, Off-Pike Market, Norwood OH, norwoodrun.com.
  • Mason Run To Erase Epilepsy 5k, 9:00 am, Mason Community Center, Mason, OHRace Information
  • Whiskey City Spirit 5k, 11:00 am, Lawrenceburg Event Center, Lawrenceburg IN, www.stuartroadracing.com.
Saturday November 9
  • Fighting Hunger 5k Run and Walk, 8:30 am, Matthew 25: Ministries, Blue Ash OHwww.m25m.org.
  • 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 10
  • Honor Run Half Marathon, 7:00 AM, Florence Y'All Tower, Florence Mall, Florence KY, www.honorrunhalf.com
Saturday November 16
  • Fairfield Family YMCA Turkey Trot 5K, 9:00 am, Waterworks Park, Fairfield, OH, www.speedy-feet.com.
  • Girls On The Run Fall 5K, 10:00 am, Sawyer Point Park, downtown Cincinnati, OH, www.gotrcincinnati.org
Sunday November 17
  •  Ault Park Mile Run, 10:00 am, Ault Park, Cincinnati OH,  Race Information.
Saturday November 23
  • Turkeyfoot Trot 5K Run/Walk, 9:00 am, Thomas More College, Crestview Hills KY www.runningtime.net
Sunday November 24
Thursday November 28