Thursday, August 04, 2022

August 2022 Races In Greater Cincinnati

 Below is list of upcoming races for August 2022.   Check the club calendar for a few more races in August. 

Friday August 5
  • Leesburg Glow Run, 10:00 PM, Highland County North Joint Fire & Ambulance Station, Leesburg OH, Race Information.
Saturday August 6
  • Bronco 5k Run & Walk, 8:00 AM, Western Brown High School, Mt Orab OHRace Information.
  • Ross Rambler 5k Run/Walk, 9:00 AM, Elda Elementary,Ross OH, Race Information.  
Tuesday August 9
  • NKU Cross Country Series, 7:00PM,  Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights KY,  Race Flier.
Saturday August 13
Sunday August 14
Saturday August 20
Sunday August 21
  • Dewey’s Pizza Run to Raise Dough 5k,  8:30 AM, Dewey's Pizza - Oakley Square, Cincinnati OH, Race Information.
Saturday August 27
  • CollegeAdvantage Redlegs Run, 8:00 AM, Great American Ballpark, Cincinnati OH, Race Information
  • Powder Keg 5k, 9:00 AM, Carter Park, King Mills OH, www.runningtime.net.
  • St. Cecilia Chicken Run, 9:00 AM, St Cecilia Church, Independence KY, Race Information.

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

NKU Cross Country Series Starts August 2

 For those who love cross country, live in Kentucky, but are afraid to venture across the Ohio River, Northern Kentucky University has a Cross Country series on their training course on the NKU Campus beginning August 2. They will have 2 mile races on Tuesday nights at 7:00 pm on Tuesday August 2 and Tuesday August 9. This event is open to all ages and experience levels and a great way to introduce the sport to middle school/high school or just plain old school runners. The course is adjacent to the main Highland Heights campus. View the race flier for more information.

NKU SUMMER CROSS COUNTRY SERIES INFORMATION
  • DATE: Tuesday July 2, 2022 and Tuesday August 9,2022
  • TIME: 7:00 PM
  • PLACE: Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights KY
  • INFORMATION:  Test your summer training and sharpen your race skills (& your spikes) on NKU’s Cross Country training course on campus in Highland Heights, KY! The rolling terrain and trails offers challenges to runners of all ages.View the race flier for more information.

Thursday, July 21, 2022

2nd Race Of The RCGC Summer Cross Country Series Tonight

The second race of the 2022 RCGC Summer Cross Country Series is tonight  at Valley View Nature Preserve in Milford OH

Valley View Nature Preserve is located behind Pattison Elementary School in Milford and parking is available at Pattinson Elementary.
No entry fees! Just the satisfaction of a hard workout with your friends. Visit the Summer Cross Country Series Page for more information.

CROSS COUNTRY SERIES RACE #2 INFORMATION

  • DATE: Thursday July 21, 2022 
  • TIME: 7:10 PM
  • PLACE: Valley View Nature Preserve, Milford OH next to Pattison Elementary
  • COURSE: 2.5 miles.  Two laps.  View Route 
  • INFORMATION: 3 - 2.5 mile races every Thursday beginning on July 14 and ending on July 28. No entry fees! No awards! Just the satisfaction of a hard workout with your friends. Contact Todd Hofacre at 513-594-8203(days) or cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. Visit the Summer Cross Country Series Page for more information.

Thursday, July 14, 2022

2022 RCGC Summer Cross Country Series Begins Tonight

 

The first race of the 2022 RCGC Summer Cross Country Series is tonight  at Valley View Nature Preserve in Milford OH

Valley View Nature Preserve is located behind Pattison Elementary School in Milford and parking is available at Pattinson Elementary.
No entry fees! Just the satisfaction of a hard workout with your friends. Visit the Summer Cross Country Series Page for more information.

CROSS COUNTRY SERIES INFORMATION

  • DATE: begins Thursday July 14, 2022 and continues to Thursday  July 28
  • TIME: 7:10 PM
  • PLACE: Valley View Nature Preserve, Milford OH next to Pattison Elementary
  • COURSE: 2.5 miles.  Two laps with a twist.  View Route 
  • INFORMATION: 3 - 2.5 mile races every Thursday beginning on July 14 and ending on July 28. No entry fees! No awards! Just the satisfaction of a hard workout with your friends. Contact Todd Hofacre at 513-594-8203(days) or cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. Visit the Summer Cross Country Series Page for more information.

Thursday, July 07, 2022

July 2022 Races In Greater Cincinnati

 Even though Fourth of July had several races, there are still quite a few races left in the month of July most likely one near where you live. Below is list of upcoming races in July.   Check the club calendar for a few more races in July. 

Saturday July 9
Thursday July 14
Saturday July 16
Thursday July 21
Saturday July 23
Sunday July 24
Thursday July 28
Saturday July 30

Tuesday, July 05, 2022

2022 Fourth of July Race Results In Greater Cincinnati


 Below are race results to the Fourth Of July Races held in Greater Cincinnati over the past weekend.  

Sunday, July 03, 2022

2022 Hillsboro Festival of The Bells 5k - July 9

 Part of the Festival of the Bells, an annual festival in July in Hillsboro OH for the community to enjoy. 2022 features a Kids Dash. 5k starts at 8:00 am. Kids dash at 10:30 am.

Visit the Facebook Page or  www.festivalofthebells.com  for more information. Race in the RCGC Grand Prix. Race Day Registration only.
Race Details

Monday, June 20, 2022

2022 4th of July Races in Greater Cincinnati


In 2022, Fourth of July falls on a Monday so there are quite a few chances to race on the Fourth of July weekend in the Greater Cincinnati Area for 2022.  It is likely that there will be one near where you live. Here are a few of them.  Visit the RCGC Calendar for a few more races.

Saturday July 2
  • Madison Firecracker 10k, 8:00 am, Madison Consolidated High School, Madison IN,  www.stuartroadracing.com
  • Campbell County YMCA Firecracker 5000, 8:15 am, Tower Park, Ft. Thomas KY, Race Information.
  • Liberty Freedom Run, 8:30 am, Union County Courthouse, Liberty IN, www.speedy-feet.com.
  • Madeira Mile, 4:30 pm, Madeira Presbyterian Church, 8000 Miami Ave, Madeira OH, Race Information.
Monday July 4
  • Pray~Hope~Believe 5K Walk/Run, 8:30 am, Colerain Municipal Complex, Colerain Township OH, www.runningtime.net.
  • Run 4 Home 5k, 8:30am, Armco Park, Lebanon OH www.ihnwc.org.

 

Friday, June 17, 2022

RCGC Grand Prix June 2022 Update

 The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati is doing a Grand Prix Series in 2022. The goal of the Grand Prix is to include and recognize members that do many of the races that the club puts on, supports or races that support the club. So far about 35 club members have participated in at least one Grand Prix Race.  Next races in the series are the FCC Race on June 18, Hyde Park Blast on June 25, Madeira Mile on July 2 and the Fairfield Avenue Mile on July 9.  Below are the top ten males and females through the Memorial Day Race. Visit the RCGC Grand Prix page for more information about the Grand Prix.


Top Ten Males and Females Through The Memorial Day Race

NameTotalNameTotal
Barbara Ellwein604Mike Neale487
Caroline Siderits550Paul Seibert348
Jennifer Black488Jerry Patton331
Leah Weitzman411James Welland298
Megan Fryburger319David Lasse293
Cindy Preston295Robert Platt284
Nancy Barbian286Jeff Crawford148
Kila Hanrahan239Martin Hovey140
Sonya Whaley233Larry Starr100
Sharon Niehaus188Timothy Kling  97

Monday, June 13, 2022

Wednesday, June 08, 2022

RCGC Summer Cross Country Series Returns in 2022


The second longest running contribution to the Cincinnati Area running scene is back in 2022! The  RCGC Summer Cross Country Series returns to Valley View Nature Preserve by Pattison Elementary School in Milford. There will be 3 - 2.5 mile races over starting at 7:15 pm on Thursday, July 14, 21, and ending on July 28.

No entry fees! Just the satisfaction of a hard workout with your friends. Visit the Summer Cross Country Series Page for more information.

CROSS COUNTRY SERIES INFORMATION

  • DATE: Every Thursday beginning July 14, 2022 until Thursday July 28.
  • TIME: 7:00 PM
  • PLACE: Valley View Nature Preserve, Milford OH next to Pattison Elementary
  • COURSE: 2.5 miles scenic run in Valley View Nature Preserve. 
  • INFORMATION: 3 -2.5 mile cross country runs every Thursday beginning on July 14 and ending on July 28. No entry fees! No awards! Just the satisfaction of a hard workout with your friends. Contact Todd Hofacre at 513-594-8203(days) or cincinnatirunning@gmail.com. Visit the Summer Cross Country Series Page for more information.

Monday, June 06, 2022

Daniel Boone's Run For Statehood - June 18

 Daniel Boone's Run For Statehood is a low cost half marathon and 5k in Falmouth KY. It provides a great race at a great price in a nice area just outside Greater Cincinnati.  $500 Cash Purse if 100 pre-register by June 12 or 200 for race day. Visit the online registration page, or contact Craig Chaplin at 859-781-9101 for more information.

Race Details


  • DATE: Saturday, June 18, 2022
  • TIME: 8:00 AM
  • PLACE: Shelby and Main Street, Falmouth KY
  • RACE INFORMATION: Visit www.danielboonerun.com or contact Craig Chaplin at 859-781-9101 for more information. Register Online.

Friday, June 03, 2022

2022 Memorial Day Race Shirt Available for Purchase

 


The 2022 Memorial Day Race  has a  few shirts left over from our race on Monday.  They are white technical shirts with the dogtag logo on front and a design on the back. We have Small, Medium, Large, XL and a couple 2XL. If you would like a shirt from our our virtual race, you can get them over at the  Memorial Day Race Online Registration for the price of 10.00.   They will be available for purchase through July 1. Order soon before the deadline  or we run out of the size that you want.

Thursday, June 02, 2022

June 2022 Races in Greater Cincinnati

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

Sunday June 5
  • Calvin Kind 5k, 9:00 am, Fort Mitchell Country Club, Fort Mitchell KY, Race Information.
Saturday June 11
  • LOVElikeJJ 5K, 9:00 am, Corwin Nixon Park, Mason OH, www.lovelikejj.org.
  • Run For the Poor 5k Run / Walk, 9:00 am, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Mount Repose OH, www.racedmc.com. 
Sunday June 12
Saturday June 18
  • The Lauren's burg Hill, 7:22 am, Ivy Tech Community College, Lawrenceburg IN, www.stuartroadracing.com
  • Daniel Boone's Run for Statehood 1/2 Marathon and 5k, 8:00 am, Shelby and Main Street, Falmouth KY, Race Information
  • FCC3, 6:00 pm, TQL Stadium, Cincinnati OH, fccrace.com.
Sunday June 19
Saturday June 25

Wednesday, June 01, 2022

Memorial Day Race 46 Recap And Results

 


About 40 runners and walkers came out on Monday May 30 to England-Idlewild Park in Burlington Ky for Cincinnati's second oldest race (View photos).  Race conditions were sunny and warm.  

    Robert Coehorn of  Brandon WI was the top male with a time of 19:20.6.  Rich Webber was the second male to cross the finish line with a time of 21:46.7 and Kevin White was the third male who ran a 21:50.9.  The top female finisher and second overall was Christi-Anne Beatty of Cincinnati  who ran a 21:13.1 followed by  Kayla Hess (3rd overall) who ran a 21:36.7 and Trista Connelly who ran a 25:31.5.  Robert Platt was the top male walker with a time of 51:48 and Carla Mascari was the top female walker with a time of 45:44.6 (View Race Results)

   A big thank you goes to our volunteers Tom Glassscock, Mary Alice Gruden, Kila Hanrahan, Jodi Hofacre, Liz Hofacre, and Jim Welland. Their initiative and flexibility enabled the club to handle the race for 2022. Race results.