Tuesday, September 27, 2016

2016 October Races in Greater Cincinnati

Below is list of upcoming races in October. Check the club calendar for a few more races in October and the fall running season.
 Saturday October 1
Sunday October 2
 Saturday October 8
Sunday October 9
Saturday October 15
  • Raptor Run 5k Run/Walk, 8:00 am, Creation Museum, Petersburg KY, Race Information
  • Zero Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - 10k Run and 5k Run/Walk, 9:00 am, Urology Group - Norwood Campus, Norwood OH, Race Information.
  • Hearts and Health Run, 9:00 am, Otto Armleder Park, Cincinnati OH, Race Information.
Sunday October 16
    Saturday October 22
    Sunday October 23
    Friday October 28
    Saturday October 29
    • Queen City Foundation 5k Challenge, 8:30 am, Eden Park, Cincinnati OH, www.runningtime.net.
    • NAMI Trick or Trot 5k, 9:00 AM, Lindner Family Tennis Center, Mason OH, www.nami-cc.org
    Sunday October 30

    Thursday, September 15, 2016

    Online Registration Open for Ault Park Mile

    Online registration is now open for the Ault Park Mile.  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.
    Online registration available at runsignup.com through October 27, 2016.

     RACE DETAILS:

    • DATE: Sunday, October 30, 2016
    • TIME: 10:00 AM
    • PLACE: Ault Park, Cincinnati OH
    • DISTANCE: 1 Mile 
    • 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. 
    • INFO: Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com or the registration page for more information.

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016

    RCGC Mile Series Update - September 2016

    The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati will be doing a Mile Series in 2016 as part of being around for 40 years. It will include at least 10 1 mile races throughout the year and the top 7 of them will be scored.   Awards will be given to the top overall Male and Female, and Top Male and Female in the Following Age Groups based on their top seven mile races:
    29 & Under, 30-39, Masters(40-49), Grand Masters(50-59) and Legends(60 & over)
      All Club Members who meet the eligibility requirements are eligible for  an award. Scores have been updated through the RCGC Heat Blister Mile. Next race in the series are the Dam Mile Races in Sedamsville and the Ault Park Mile on October 30.
    If you are a club member that ran the first Dam Mile Race on August 27 or Harvest Home Fair Mile on September 8, send us your times so we can update the results.
    Visit the RCGC Mile Series Page for More Info and to check scores. About the RCGC Mile Series.

    Thursday, September 08, 2016

    2016 Run@Work Day and Run@SchoolDay - September 16

    The 11th Annual RRCA Run@Work Day and 5th Run@School Day presented by the RRCA is Friday September 16. 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 16.

    Saturday, September 03, 2016

    RCGC Board Meeting - September 7

    The next RCGC Board Meeting will be held on Wednesday September 7 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 7, 2016
    • 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, September 01, 2016

    September 2016 Races in Greater Cincinnati

    Below is list of upcoming races in September 2016. Check the club calendar for more races.
    Sunday September 4
    • Terrace Park 5k Bulldog Run, 9:00 am, Gazebo on Elm Avenue, Terrace Park OH, Race Information.
    Monday September 5
    Saturday September 10
    • Robin’s Nest 5K Run/Walk, 9:00 am, Pioneer Park, Covington KY, www.robinsnestfund.org.
    • Midnight Madness Marathon, Half Marathon and 10k, 7:00 pm, Fitton Center for the Creative Arts, 101 S. Monument Ave., Hamilton OH, www.cincyhalfmarathon.com.
    • Glenwood Gardens 5k Night Run, 9:00 pm, Glenwood Gardens Park, Woodlawn OH, www.runningtime.net
    Sunday September 11
    Saturday September 17
    Sunday September 18
    • Smiles and Miles 5k In Honor of Maria Schaffenstein, 4:00 pm, St. Agnes Church, Ft. Wright KY. www.sprunning.com. 
    Friday September 23
    • MSJ 5K, 6:45 pm, Mount Saint Joseph's University, 5701 Delhi Road Cincinnati, OH, www.runningtime.net
    Saturday September 24
    • CliftonFest 5k, 9:00 am, Clifton Business District, Ludlow and Clifton Ave, Cincinnati OH, www.cliftonfest.com - Rescheduled for October 8
    • McCormickfest 5k Run/Walk, 4:00 pm, Miami Meadows Park, Milford OH, www.mccormickpto.com.
    Sunday September 25

    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    2016 Harvest Home Fair 5k Cancelled

    Saw on their website:
    We're sorry, but this year's 5K Run/Walk has been cancelled. However, join us for the 1 Mile Run on Thursday, September 8 at 5:50pm. Click here for more information.

    Monday, August 29, 2016

    2016 Queen City Invitational this Saturday September 3

    The Queen City Invitational is an opportunity to see the University of Cincinnati, Xavier University and Northern Kentucky University cross country runners race without a drive out of town. Come out and see the top upcoming young local distance runners compete against each other. 2016 marks the 35th year that the meet has been held. The meet is this Saturday September 3 at VOA Park in West Chester .The racing begins at 9:00 AM. Visit GoBearcats.com for more information.

    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    The Dam Mile Series

    The Dam Mile Is Just What It Seems! Help Sedamsville celebrate and generate awareness around their community's greatest assets and run just one mile with views of the Ohio River. There will be 3 1-mile races in August, September  and October  in the beautiful community of Sedamsville. Come out to run with family, or race against others and your own personal record. Fun for everyone of all ages. Registration and number pickup is at 8:00 am at 618 Delhi Pike and the races begin at 9:00 am. Visit the registration page for more information.
    RACE DETAILS
    • DATE: August 27, September 17 and October 1
    • TIME: 9:00 AM.
    • PLACE: 618 Delhi Pike, Cincinnati OH
    • COURSE: One Mile run with views of the Ohio River
    • OTHER: Visit the registration page for more information.

    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    RCGC Mile Series Update - August 2016

    The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati will be doing a Mile Series in 2016 as part of being around for 40 years. It will include at least 10 1 mile races throughout the year and the top 7 of them will be scored.   Awards will be given to the top overall Male and Female, and Top Male and Female in the Following Age Groups based on their top seven mile races:
    29 & Under, 30-39, Masters(40-49), Grand Masters(50-59) and Legends(60 & over)
      All Club Members who meet the eligibility requirements are eligible to get  an award. Scores have been updated through the RCGC Heat Blister Mile. Next race in the series are the Dam Miles.  Visit the RCGC Mile Series Page for More Info and to check scores. About the RCGC Mile Series.

    Monday, August 22, 2016

    2016 Midsummer Night's Run Recap

    About 45 runners braved the hills, the mud, the ditch,  and the bugs this past Thursday August 18 for A Midsummer Night's Run in Lower Millcrest Park. Weather for the Thursday evening run was cloudy and humid with light rain at the start. About 5 minutes in the sky opened up with a realtively heavy rain. Despite the rain, the 5k European Style Cross Country course at Lower Millcrest was in good condition
    Carlos Martinez from Granada Spain was the top male and top finisher with a time of  20:27 Top female was Kamaria Walton of Milford OH with a time of 23:20 followed by Maddie Baker who ran a 23:42.(View results).
    Thank you to our sponsors - RoadId for the bibs, and  Tri-State Running Company for the awards. Thank you to the volunteers Andrew Addison, Michael Guest, Stacy Osborne, Mike Smith, Jim Welland, Rebecca Williams and members of the Norwood Cross Country Team. A special Thank You to Race Director Todd Hofacre aka Peter Quince for putting together the race for 2016.  View Race Results.

    Thursday, August 18, 2016

    2016 A Misummer Night's Run Results

    Race Results from the A Midsummer's Night Run on Thursday Evening August 18 at Lower Millcrest Park in Norwood OH.  If you have a question about results, contact us at cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. If you won an award but had to leave early, send us your contact info, so we can get it to you.  Complete results will be posted on our website www.cincinnatirunning.com in the next few days.

    2016 A Midsummer Night's Run Tonight at 7:00 PM

    A Quick Reminder is that Tonight is A Midsummer Night's Run. Go Over Hill, Over Dale in a Midsummer Night's Run.
    Race Day Registration / Race Number Pickup opens at 6:00 PM at the shelter in Lower Millcrest Park  and race start is at 7:00 PM.
    Cost is $10.00 for RCGC Members  or those who are 18 & Under ; $15.00 for the General Public.  Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com or view the flier for more information.
    RACE DETAILS
    • DATE: Thursday, August 18 - 2016.
    • TIME: 7:00 PM.
    • PLACE: Lower Millcrest Park, Norwood OH
    • COST:  Registration opens at 6:00 PM at The Shelter in Lower Millcrest Park.
      $10.00 - RCGC Members or those 18 & Under
      $15.00 - General Public
    • COURSE: 5k (3.1 mile) European Style cross country run around Lower Millcrest Park. Starts by the Sherman Avenue Ballfields. Finishes by the Park Shelter on the opposite side of the park..
    • OTHER: Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com or view the flier for more information

    Wednesday, August 17, 2016

    Harvest Home Fair 5k Back for 2016.

    After a few years of being on hiatus, the Harvest Home Fair 5k returns in 2016 on Sunday September 11 at Harvest Home Fair Park in Cheviot at 10:00 AM as part of the Harvest Home Fair.  Proceeds raised go back to benefit the community especially the children. For 2016, they are supporting Grillin For Tim in honor of the memory of Tim Hedrick. Registration includes entry into the Harvest Home Fair plus a shirt. Visit www.harvesthomefair.com for more information about the race or to register.
    RACE DETAILS
    • DATE: Sunday, September 11, 2016 - Open to All.
    • TIME: 10:00 AM. 
    • PLACE: Harvest Home Fair Park, Cheviot OH. 
    • INFORMATION: After a few years of being on hiatus, the Harvest Home Fair 5k returns in 2016 on Sunday September 11 at Harvest Home Fair Park in Cheviot at 10:00 AM as part of the Harvest Home Fair.  Proceeds raised go back to benefit the community. For 2016, they are supporting Grillin For Tim in honor of Tim Hedrick. Registration includes entry into the Harvest Home Fair plus a shirt. Visit www.harvesthomefair.com for more information about the race or to register. Online registration available.

    Monday, August 15, 2016

    Early Registration Ends Tonight For 2016 A Midsummer Night's Run

    Less than 24 hours remain to preregister for A Midsummer's Night Run for this Thursday August 18 at Lower Millcrest Park at 7:00 PM. Online Registration is available through 11:59 PM tonight. Register now before the price goes up. Visit the club website for more information about the race. Register Now.
    RACE DETAILS
    • DATE: Thursday, August 18, 2016 - Open to All.
    • TIME: 7:00 PM. 
    • PLACE: Lower Millcrest Park, Norwood OH. 
    • PRE-REGISTRATION: Early Registration ends Monday August 10, 2015. Cost is $10 for General Public and $5 - RCGC Members / 18 & Under.  
    • DIRECTIONS:  Take I‐71 to Dana Ave. exit. Take Dana Avenue to Victory Parkway. Right on Victory Parkway. Right on Asmann/Hopkins Avenue. Park will be on the left. 
    • COURSE: : 5k (3.1 mile) European Style cross country run around Lower Millcrest Park. Starts by the Sherman  Avenue Ballfields. Finishes by the Park Shelter.  .
    • AWARDS:Top Overall Male and Top Overall Female and Top Male and Female Runner in each age division. Age Divisions: 18/under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49,50-59,60+. 
    • INFORMATION: Join the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati to go "Over Hill, Over Dale, Through Brush, Through Briar" in A Midsummer Night's Run at Lower Millcrest Park in Norwood.  Online Registration is available through Monday August 15 until 11:59 pm.  Cost is $10 General Public and $5 - RCGC Members / 18 & Under.  Register now before the price goes up. Visit the club website for more information about the race.  Register Online.