Thursday, September 21, 2017

Bean Bash Dash - October 5

Come to the Bean Bash Dash on Thursday Night on October 5 at 6:30 pm at Turfway Park. $20 per person. Registration includes admission to the Bean Bash Celebration on Saturday October 7 beginning at 1:00PM on the second floor. The Race begins and ends ON the Turfway Park track with registration located in the paddock area. No pets or strollers please.  The Bean Bash Dash is part of the Bean Bash, a fundraiser to benefit Special Olympics of NKY, Redwood, BAWAC and New Perceptions.  Visit http://beanbash.org for more information.

RACE DETAILS
  • DATE: Thursday October 5, 2017
  • TIME: 6:30 PM
  • PLACE: Turfway Park, Florence KY
  • DISTANCE: 5K Run on the Turfway Park Track
  • INFORMATION: $20 per person. Registration includes admission to the Bean Bash Celebration on Saturday October 7 beginning at 1:00PM. The Race begins and ends ON the Turfway Park track with registration located in the paddock area. No pets or strollers please. C Race in the RCGC Grand Prix. Visit http://beanbash.org for more information.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Online Registration Open For 2017 Ault Park Mile

Online registration is open for the 2017 Ault Park Mile  which is held on October 29, 2017.  Top Three  Male and Top Three  Female Runners get awards. Also age group awards are given for 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.
Online registration available at runsignup.com through October 26, 2017.

 RACE DETAILS:

  • DATE: Sunday, October 29, 2017
  • TIME: 10:00 AM
  • PLACE: Ault Park, Cincinnati OH
  • DISTANCE: 1 Mile Run around Observatory Circle in Ault Park. 
  • COST: Pre-registration: General Public - $10. RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under: $5. Shirts: $8.00
    Race Day Registration is $15 for General Public and $10 RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under. Shirts: $10.00
  • INFO: Visit the registration page for more information.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

RCGC Grand Prix Update - September 2017

Scores have been updated for the 2017 RCGC Grand Prix through the 4th Race of the RCGC Cross Country Series.(View Standings) using official scoring.  Official scoring is based on your best 7 races run(either A, B, C), your next best B race, and a C race.  The goal of the Grand Prix is to include and recognize members that do many of the races that the club puts on or supports. So far, about 75 club members have participated in at least one Grand Prix Race.
 Upcoming races in the RCGC Grand Prix include the the Brewery Run 14k/7k Run, Tarangini 5k and the Bean Bash Dash.
Below is a list of the top 10 male and top 10 female club members for scoring through the final Race of the RCGC Cross Country Series.  For more information about the Grand Prix, go to the RCGC Grand Prix Page.
Scores Through the Final Race Of the
RCGC Cross Country Series


Top Ten FemalesTop Ten Males
Barbara Ellwein708Rich Webber769
Dianne Webber581Martin Hovey492
Ann Marr551Richard Gabbour458
Kila Hanrahan505Ryan Woolley424
Caroline Siderits503Lap Tran383
Elisa Wright472John Garrity337
Jean Schmidt471Landen Fernandez290
Gina Meyers445James Welland288
Jenny Garrity419Lowell Clark287
Sheena Harrell411Jerry Patton281

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Tarangini 5k Run/Walk - September 17

The Tarangini 5K Run or Walk features a 5K course starting at Corwin M Nixon Park in Mason, OH and loops through the trails of Pine Hill Park. Pre-registered participants receive T-Shirts and awards for the top 3 competitors. Proceeds benefit the Common Ground project in Mason, OH a playground for children with physical disabilities. For more information, visit the race registration page.
RACE DETAILS
  • DATE: Sunday, September 17, 2017 - Open to All.
  • TIME: 8:30 AM. 
  • PLACE: Corwin Nixon Park, Mason OH. 
  • COURSE: : 5k (3.1 mile) Starts in Corwin Nixon Park and loops through the trails of Pine Hill Park.  
  • INFORMATION: Proceeds benefit the Common Ground project in Mason, OH a playground for children with physical disabilities. For more information, visit the race registration page.

Saturday, September 02, 2017

RCGC Board Meeting - September 6

The next RCGC Board Meeting will be held on Wednesday September 6 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:  Wednesday September 6, 2017
  • 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.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

2017 Run@Work and Run@School Day - September 15

The 12th Annual RRCA Run@Work Day and 6th Run@School Day presented by the RRCA is Friday September 15. Companies,businesses, running clubs, fitness centers, schools and other groups across the country are participating with planned fun runs and walks to get people moving.
The Run@Work Day and Run@School Day goal is to encourage adults and children to get 30-minutes of exercise each day, in accordance with the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans.
Create an event at your work place with your co-workers or find an event to get moving. Get a planning kit, fact sheet, and posters on the RRCA website to help get you started! Post your event on the RRCA Run@Work Day Fan Page to let others know what you are doing on September 15.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

September 2017 Races in Greater Cincinnati

Below is list of upcoming races in Greater Cincinnati in September 2017. Check the club calendar for more races.
Saturday September 2
  • Hamilton Nightglow Marathon and Half Marathon, 6:00 pm, Fitton Center For the  Arts, Hamilton OH, www.hamiltonnightglow.com.
Sunday September 3
  • Terrace Park 5k Bulldog Run, 9:00 am, Gazebo on Elm Avenue, Terrace Park OH, Race Information
Thursday September 7
Saturday September 9
Sunday September 10
Saturday September 16
Sunday September 17
  • Tarangini 5k, 8:30 am, Corwin Nixon Park, Mason OH, Race Information.
  • Smiles and Miles 5k In Honor of Maria Schaffenstein, 4:00 pm, St. Agnes Church, Ft. Wright KY, www.sprunning.com. 
Friday September 22
  • MSJ 5K, 6:45 pm, Mount Saint Joseph's University, 5701 Delhi Road Cincinnati, OH, www.runningtime.net
Saturday September 23
  • Run For the Hills 5k Run/Walk, 9:00 pm, St. James Pocket Park, Cincinnati OH, www.sprunning.com.
  • Carenet 5k Run/Walk for Life, 9:00 am, Pioneer Park, Covington KY, www.choselifenky.org.
  • Glenwood Gardens Night Light Run, 9:00 pm, Glenwood Gardens Park, Woodlawn OH, www.runningtime.net.
Sunday September 24
Saturday September 30

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

2017 Queen City Invitational - September 2

The Queen City Invitational is an opportunity to see the local college cross country teams like University of Cincinnati, Xavier University and Northern Kentucky University race without a drive out of town. Come out and see the top upcoming young local distance runners compete against each other. 2017 marks the 36th year that the meet has been held. The meet is Saturday September 2 at VOA Park in West Chester .The racing begins at 9:00 AM. Visit GoXavier.com for more information.

Friday, August 11, 2017

2017 RCGC Series Week 4 Recap

The 2017 RCGC Cross Country Series  fourth and final race of the series was this past Thursday August 10 at Lower Millcrest Park in Norwood.  About 15 runners showed up to race on a 2 mile course that was pretty fast due to the recent round of weather (View photos).  Race conditions featured sunny skies, a slight wind and low humidity.  Top male was Andy Schenk who 11:14 over the hilly course. Top female was Nikki Schenk who ran a 13:35.  Thank you to runners and volunteers who participated in the 2017 RCGC Summer Cross Country Series.

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

RCGC Grand Prix Update - August 2017

Scores have been updated for the 2017 RCGC Grand Prix through the 3rd Race of the RCGC Cross Country Series.(View Standings) using official scoring.  Official scoring is based on your best 7 races run(either A, B, C), your next best B race, and a C race.  The goal of the Grand Prix is to include and recognize members that do many of the races that the club puts on or supports. So far, about 75 club members have participated in at least one Grand Prix Race.
 Upcoming August races in the RCGC Grand Prix include the Brian Rohne Cross Country Run on August 8, and the and the 4th race of the RCGC Cross Country Series.
Below is a list of the top 10 male and top 10 female club members for scoring through the 3rd Race of the RCGC Cross Country Series.  For more information about the Grand Prix, go to the RCGC Grand Prix Page.
Scores Through the 3rd Race Of the
RCGC Cross Country Series

Top 10 WomenTop 10 Men
NameTotalNameTotal
Barbara Ellwein707Rich Webber769
Dianne Webber581Martin Hovey512
Ann Marr551Richard Gabbour458
Kila Hanrahan525Ryan Woolley444
Elisa Wright472Lap Tran383
Jean Schmidt471John Garrity337
Caroline Siderits453James Welland308
Sharon Niehaus446Landen Fernandez290
Gina Meyers445Lowell Clark287
Jenny Garrity419Jerry Patton281

Saturday, August 05, 2017

RCGC Board Meeting - August 9

The next RCGC Board Meeting will be held on Wednesday August 9 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:  Wednesday August 9, 2017
  • 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.

Friday, August 04, 2017

2017 RCGC Cross Country Series Week 3 Recap

The 2017 RCGC Cross Country Series  third race was this past Thursday August 3 at Lower Millcrest Park in Norwood.  About 18 runners showed up to race on a 2 mile course that was pretty fast due to the recent round of weather (View photos).  Race conditions featured sunny skies with a slight wind and some humidity.  Top male was Drew Bryan who ran an 11:28 over the hilly course and followed by Andy Schenk who ran 11:31.  Top female was Maddie Baker of Norwood who ran a 12:59.  Second female was Nikki Schenk who ran a 13:20.   Join us next Thursday August 10 at Lower Millcrest Park in Norwood at 7:00 PM for the fourth race in the RCGC Urban Cross Country Series.

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

August 2017 Races In Greater Cincinnati

Below is list of upcoming races for August 2017.   Check the club calendar for a few more races in August. 

    Thursday August 3
    Saturday August 5
    Sunday August 6
    • Big Brothers Big Sisters Splash and Dash 5K , 9:00 AM, Sawyer Point Park, Cincinnati OH,  www.racedmc.com.
    Tuesday August 8
    • Brian Rohne Cross Country Championship, 7:00 PM, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights KY, Race Information.
    Thursday August 10
    Saturday August 12
    Sunday August 13
    Thursday August 17
    Saturday August 19
    • Scott McDowell River Run, 9:00 AM, Boys and Girls Club of Clermont County, New Richmond OH www.runningtime.net 
    Sunday August 20
    • CABVI's Know You Can 5K, 8:30 AM, Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati OH, www.sprunning.com.
    Saturday August 26
    Sunday August 27
    • The Cheetah Run, 8:00 AM, Cincinnati Zoo, Cincinnati OH, www.racedmc.com.   

    Friday, July 28, 2017

    2017 RCGC Cross Country Series Race #2 Recap

    The 2017 RCGC Cross Country Series  second race was this past Thursday July 27 at Lower Millcrest Park in Norwood.  About 10 runners(mostly male) showed up to race on the 2 mile course that was in pretty good shape despite the early morning rain (View photos).  Race conditions featured humidity and dark clouds in the north and clear blue skies in the south. A slight rain started to fall about midway through the race.  The good news is that all the runners finished before the skies opened up and serious rain came.  Top male was the bare footed Seth Streitmatter who ran an 11:39 over the hilly course.   Join us next Thursday August 3 at Lower Millcrest Park in Norwood at 7:00 PM for the third race in the RCGC Urban Cross Country Series.

    Thursday, July 20, 2017

    2017 RCGC Summer Cross Country Series Begins Tonight

    The first race of the 2017 RCGC Urban Cross Country Series is tonight  at Lower Millcrest Park in Norwood at 7:00 PM.
    The race will be a 2 Mile Run over challenging terrain at Lower Millcrest Park. Wear Waffles, Trail Shoes, or short spikes. Starts by the Sherman Avenue Ballfields and finishes at the Lower Millcrest Park Shelter. No entry fees.  Just a hard workout on the 2 mile course designed by Stacy Osborne and Michael Guest.  A splendid time is guaranteed to all! For info call 351 6300 days or visit the Summer Cross Country Series Information Page.
    RACE DETAILS
    • DATE: Thursday, July 20, 2017 - Open to All.
    • TIME: 7:00 PM.
    • PLACE: Lower Millcrest Park, Norwood OH
    • COURSE: 2 miles. There are two waterstops on the course – one at the start and one at the finish.
    • OTHER: No entry fees.  Just show up and run. Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com , the Summer Cross Country Series Information Page or call 513-351-6300 for more information