Thursday, December 19, 2013

RCGC Holiday Party Rescheduled for January 5

RCGC Holiday Party at Hofbrauhaus cancelled on December 8 is rescheduled for Sunday, January 5th at 6:30pm. All members are welcome to join us for free food and drinks! Hope to see many of you there.

When: Sunday, January 5th,2014
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: Hofbrahaus, Newport KY
Other: Contact us at for more information.

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

2013 RCGC Grand Prix Standings December

The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati is doing a Grand Prix Series in 2013. 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 85 club members have participated in at least one Grand Prix Race.
 The next and final race in the Grand Prix will be the  Egg Nog Jog 5k which is this Saturday December 21.
Below is a list of the top club members for scoring through the the Thanksgiving Day Race.  Scoring is based on your best 5 races(either A, B, C), your best B race, and your best C Race. (For a complete listing, go to For a list of all races and your scores,  go here)
Top 10 Females in the RCGC Grand Prix 

Name Open Races
(Top 5 Scores)
B Race C Race Total
Melanie Miles 492 48 0 540
Carol Siderits 486 50 0 536
Lisa Roa 480 47 0 527
Stacey Herdering 490 0 0 490
Cherie Norman 440 42 0 482
Nurys Diaz 380 46 0 426
Lisa Kirk 369 47 0 416
Olivia Connaughton 350 50 0 400
Karen Wilson 389 0 0 389
Cindy Cranmer 382 0 0 382
Laura Booke 362 0 0 362

Top 10 Males

Name Open Races
(Top 5 Scores)
Top B Race C Race Total
Jeffrey Schwab 481 45 0 526
Greg Roa 472 46 0 518
Seamus Gordon 467 43 0 510
Ryan Woolley 492 0 0 492
Jerry Patton 444 45 0 489
Thom Meyer 450 36 0 486
Gary Payne 439 39 0 478
Harvey Lewis 397 50 0 447
Martin Hovey 389 46 0 435
David Nelson 349 48 25 422

If you ran Run Like Hell, and did not get the points, send a front and back photo of your bib along with your name to and we will update accordingly.  Also, if we missed you in a race that you ran let us know as well.
Here are the current club members who have done at least one B race:
Women: Holly Carey, Olivia Connaughton, Nurys Diaz, Janis Hoover, Jennifer Hughes, Marilyn Hunter, Lisa Kirk, Melanie Miles, Rachael Moore, Betty Moscove, Cherie Norman, Becky Parr, Donna Payne, Lisa Roa, Susan Russell and Carol Siderits.
Men: Jeff Allen, Seamus Gordon, Michael Haller, Nick Haverkos, Martin Hovey, Ed Hunter, Harvey Lewis, Thom Meyer, Tim Molony, David Nelson, Jeff Oates, Jerry Patton, Gary Payne, Robert Platt, Jason Reed, Greg Roa, Jeffrey Schwab, Jeffrey Smith, Scott Spicher and William Stolz.
Club members who have done a C race: Todd Hofacre, Gina Meyers, David Nelson.
For more information about the RCGC Grand Prix, visit the club's Grand Prix page.

Sunday, December 08, 2013

Tonight's RCGC Holiday in Lights Run CANCELLED

Due to the weather forecast for this afternoon and evening and current conditions, the RCGC Holiday in Lights Run and post race party scheduled for tonight is cancelled. Information about a rescheduled date will be announced when available. Sorry for any inconvenience. Stay safe and warm tonight!

Thursday, December 05, 2013

December 2013 Road Races

Below is list of upcoming races in December. Check the club calendar for a few more races in December.
Saturday December 7
Saturday December 14
  • Reindeer Romp, 9:00 am, Crosby Township Senior Center, Crosby Township OH,
  • Women's Recovery Center Santa Run 5K, 9:30 am, Women's Recovery Center, 515 Martin Drive, Xenia OH,
  • Jingle Bell Run/Walk, 10:00 am, Northern Kentucky Convention Center, Covington, KY,
  •  Noel 5K, 10:00 am, Lunken Playfield, Cincinnati OH,
Saturday December 21
Saturday December 28

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

RCGC Winter Wonderland 5k Run / Walk - January 25

Join the Runner's Club of Greater Cincinnati at our annual 5k run/walk at England/Idlewild Park on Saturday, January 25th, 2014. The race starts at 10:00 AM, with race day registration beginning at 8:30 AM at shelter #1 inside the Park. Preregistration is only $15.00 for RCGC members and $20.00 for the general public. Register online at Race day registration will be $20.00 for Club members and $25.00 for general public. Awards will go to the top three overall male and female runners, and top three overall male and female walkers. Also, the top 25 males and top 25 females to cross the finish line will receive a commemorative race pint glass! Door prizes, food and drinks will be provided to all participants after the race. For more information and to print a mail-in race entry form, please visit or email

  • DATE: Saturday January 25, 2014
  • TIME: 10:00 AM
  • PLACE: England-Idlewild Park, Burlington KY. Meet at Shelter #1.
  • DISTANCE: 5K Run /Walk
  • INFORMATION: The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati will be hosting a 5k run and walk on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at England/Idlewild Park in Burlington, KY (Boone County). Come have fun with other Club members and meet some new runners and walkers – bring a friend along! Wear your snow shoes if you wish for added fun! Get the flier, register online or visit for more information.