Thursday, August 30, 2018

RRCA Run@Work Day and Run@School Day - September 21

The 13th Annual RRCA Run@Work Day and 7th Run@School Day presented by the RRCA is Friday September 21. 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 21.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

September 2018 Races In Greater Cincinnati

Below is list of upcoming races in Greater Cincinnati in September 2018. Check the club calendar for more races.
Saturday September 1
  • Hamilton Nightglow Marathon and Half Marathon, 6:00 pm, Fitton Center For the  Arts, Hamilton OH,
Sunday September 2
  • Terrace Park 5k Bulldog Run, 9:00 am, Gazebo on Elm Avenue, Terrace Park OH, Race Information
Monday September 3
Thursday September 5
Saturday September 8
Sunday September 9
Saturday September 15
Sunday September 16
  • Smiles and Miles 5k In Honor of Maria Schaffenstein, 4:00 pm, St. Agnes Church, Ft. Wright KY, 
Friday September 21
  • MSJ 5K, 6:45 pm, Mount Saint Joseph's University, 5701 Delhi Road Cincinnati, OH,
Saturday September 22
  • Hudepohl 14k Brewery Run, 8:00 am, Smale Riverfront Park, Cincinnati OH,
  • Gentelmen Stakes 5k for Prostate Cancer, Belterra Park, Cincinnati OH, Race Information.
  • Run For the Hills 5k Run/Walk, 9:00 am, St. James Pocket Park, Cincinnati OH, Race Information.
  • Glenwood Gardens Night Light Run, 9:00 pm, Glenwood Gardens Park, Woodlawn OH,
Thursday September 27
  • Bean Bash Dash, 6:00 pm, Turfway Park, Florence KY,
Saturday September 29
  • Applefest 5k/10k/15k, 8:30 am, Countryside YMCA, Lebanon OH, Race Information.
  • Loop For Lana 5k, 9:00 am, Columbia Sussex Building, Crestview Hills KY,
Sunday September 30

Monday, August 27, 2018

Northwestern University Runner Survey

Got in an email:
MBA Students at Northwestern University are conducting a survey on runners to understand their pain points, needs and demands. The results will be used to make future races as stress free as possible for runners. They have a team of students in the Marketing Research Class who are working on this research.
 We have compiled a survey that takes less than 6 minutes to complete. Your response is anonymous. We don't capture any data other than your responses.
 Northwestern University Kellogg Runner Survey
If you need any further information on this project or the survey, please feel free to contact us at the address below. Thank you so much for your invaluable support.

Friday, August 24, 2018

2018 Queen City Invitational - September 1

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. 2018 marks the 37th year that the meet has been held. The meet is Saturday September 1 at Northern Kentucky University in Highland Heights KY. The racing begins at 9:00 AM. Visit for more information.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Grand Prix Update - August 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 Brian Rohne Race using official scoring.  Official Scoring is your best 7 races plus your next best B Race, and a C Race.  About 67 club members have participated in one Grand Prix Race.  Next race in the series is the Cheetah Run.   Visit the RCGC Grand Prix page for more information about the Grand Prix. View scores.

Top Scores Through the Brian Rohne Race

NameTotalName Total
Megan Fryburger715Fred Farnsley644
Melissa Farnsley701Rich Webber532
Barbara Ellwein527Lowell Clark493
Kila Hanrahan490Jerry Patton373
Jean Schmidt482Ryan Woolley370
Krista Moeller481Robert Platt354
Jennifer Black472Mike Neale351
Caroline Siderits447David Lasse329
Ann Anderson386Richard Gabbour318
Cynthia Wallace278Bob Fritz294

Thursday, August 02, 2018

August 2018 Races In Greater Cincinnati

Below is list of upcoming races for August 2018.   Check the club calendar for a few more races in August. 

Saturday August 4
Sunday August 5
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Splash and Dash 5K , 9:00 AM, Sawyer Point Park, Cincinnati OH,
Tuesday August 7
  • Brian Rohne Cross Country Championship, 7:00 PM, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights KY, Race Information.
Saturday August 11
Sunday August 12
Saturday August 18
  • Scott McDowell River Run, 9:00 AM, Boys and Girls Club of Clermont County, New Richmond OH 
  • Neil Bradford 5k, 8:00 PM, VOA Park, West Chester OH, Race Information.
Saturday August 25
Sunday August 26
  • The Cheetah Run, 8:00 AM, Cincinnati Zoo, Cincinnati OH,