Tuesday, November 27, 2018

2018 Turkey Burner Mile Recap

21 runners participated in the RCGC Turkey Burner Mile this past Sunday November 25, 2018 at Summit Park in Blue Ash OH(View photos).  Conditions for the race were mild, foggy and slightly windy.The wind would effect the runners on the L shaped out and back flat mile course on the former taxi runway of Blue Ash Airport.
Top finisher was Seth Streitmatter of Cincinnati OH  with a time of 5:53. He was followed by Jerry Medina who ran a 5:59. Shane Jordre was third in 7:07.  Top female was Sarah Minges of Blue Ash OH who ran a time of 7:25. Regan Hetzel was second with a time of 8:33 and Melissa Farnsley was third with a time of 8:55.00(View results).
 Thank you to our volunteers Fred Farnsley, Melissa Farnsley, Megan Fryburger, Marty Hovey, Stacy Osborne, Rich Webber and Jim Welland.  Without their help, the race could not have happened.
If you won an award and you had to leave early, contact us at cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. See you next year. View Results.

Sunday, November 25, 2018

2018 Turkey Burner Mile Results

Race Results from the RCGC Turkey Burner Mile held Sunday afternoon November 25 at Summit Park in Blue Ash.  If you have a question about results, contact us at cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. If you won an award but had to leave early, contact us at cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. Complete results will be posted on our website www.cincinnatirunning.com later this week.

Friday, November 23, 2018

2018 Turkey Burner Mile This Sunday November 25

This Sunday November 25 is the RCGC Turkey Burner Mile at Summit Park. Please join us on a mile course on the taxi runway at Summit Park. Race Day Registration opens at noon at Summit Park near the Dog Park. Race Day Cost  is $15.00 General Public,  $10 Age 21 and Under / RCGC Members. T shirts will be available for $5.00   Race starts at 1:00 PM. See you there!


  • DATE: Sunday, November 25, 2018
  • TIME: 1:00 PM
  • PLACE: Summit Park, Blue Ash OH
  • DISTANCE: 1 Mile on the taxi runway. 
  • AWARDS: Top Overall Male and Top Overall Female Runner. 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  noon at Summit Park by the Dog Park. Race Day Cost: $15.00 - General Public, $10 - Age 21 and Under / RCGC Members.  T-shirts available for 5.00. Note: To get the club discount, please have proof of membership.
  • INFO: Visit www.cincinnatirunning.com or the registration page for more information.

Race Day Discounts For Club Members

The Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati offers a Race Day  discount for club members on many of the races that it puts on like the Memorial Day Race and RCGC Turkey Burner Mile.  To get the discount, you need to provide proof of membership. It can slow down race day registration if our volunteers have to prove that you are a club member.  To make registration run smoothly, please provide proof of membership so our volunteers can process you and other race day runners easily.  Proof of Current Membership includes one of the following:
  1. A current membership card that you downloaded from runsignup.com .
  2. If you do not have your card but your smartphone, you can use your smartphone to verify that your membership is current if you have an internet connection on race day
  3. A credible current member can vouch for you(Good luck with that). 
  4. Fill out a membership form on race day and pay for both the membership and the race.
Thank you and see you soon.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

2018 RCGC Holiday In Lights Run - December 13

Join the Club for one of our longest running and favorite events... The Holiday in Lights Run. For 2018, we will be meeting at Taft's Ale House in Cincinnati OH on Thursday December 13 at 6:30 pm and running with the Taft's Ale House Running Club. Run is open to the public!  We will plan on taking a group photo before we run. After the run, we will be meeting at the Taft's Ale House for drinks and appetizers. Food and one drink will be on the club.

Run Details

When: Thursday, December 13,2018
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: Taft's Ale House, 1429 Race St, Cincinnati OH
What: Run a few miles around downtown.
For: Enjoying the lights of the season around the downtown area.
Distance: Approximately 5-7 miles round trip.
Party: Follows the run at the Taft's Ale House at about 8:00 PM.

Monday, November 19, 2018

Early Registration Ends Soon For 2018 Turkey Burner Mile

Early registration ends soon for the RCGC Turkey Burner Mile. The deadline for Mail entries is Tuesday November 20.  Online Registration is available through Friday November 23.  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.


  • DATE: Sunday November 25, 2018
  • TIME: 1:00 PM
  • PLACE: Summit Park, Blue Ash OH
  • PREREGISTRATION: General Public - $10 . RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under: $5. T-shirt is available for an additional $8.00. 
  • RACE DAY REGISTRATION:  Opens at noon at Summit Park near the dog park. $15 for General Public and $10 RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under. Shirts may be available on race day for $10.00.
  • INFORMATION: Join the Runners' Club on Sunday November 25 for the Turkey Burner Mile. Visit the registration page or www.cincinnatirunning.com or get the flier for more information.

Thursday, November 08, 2018

2018 Thanksgiving Day Races in Greater Cincinnati

It is about two 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 35 years! Presented by the Ohio River Road Runners Club and the City of Miamisburg, visit www.orrrc.org for more information.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Turkey Mosh 5K Fun Run , 9:00 AM, Mary Queen of Heaven School Erlanger, KY - Sign up and enjoy a 5K on Thanksgiving Day. Visit http://www.mqhschool.com or http://turkeymosh.webs.com for more information.