Week of 10/14 in Running Club

We hope everyone is enjoying the long weekend (and getting a long run in)! See below for this week’s announcements. 

Week Ahead in Running Club

**All runs start and end at the bear statue outside the Nelson Fitness Center. Come early to stretch and put your belongings in the locker rooms (in the Nelson basement)**  

Mon 10/14: No practice (but #MoveMeMonday is still happening!)
Tue 10/15 – Fri 10/18: Regular run at 4:15pm
Fri 10/18: Fun Sock Friday! Wear your favorite funky socks!
Sat 10/19 – Sun 10/20: Regular run at 10am

NIRCA Regionals!

Our most important race of the season, the NIRCA Northeast Regional Championship, is coming up on Saturday, October 26th. This is our chance to compete against all the other club teams in the area and qualify for nationals. Sign up with this form by Friday, October 18th at 11:59 PM.

#MoveMeMonday Challenge

Every Monday, Running Club participates in the #MoveMeMonday challenge created by the Linda W. Daniel Foundation (LWDF), a nonprofit organization dedicated to fighting cancer. Every mile you run will raise $1 to support select cancer organizations. All you have to do is comment on our Instagram post every Monday evening and tell us how many miles you ran that day. Make sure to follow us @BrownRunningClub. For more information, check out the LWDF website.

Competitive Team

Do you want to race with us this season, or do you want to hear about our workout plans? There are a few steps to get signed up.

  • Competitive team interest form: To let us know you’re interested, fill out this form. We’ll send out workout plans each week to everyone who does, so even if you aren’t sure you want to race, you should fill it out!
  • Club sports waiver: In order to race with us, you’ll need to be on our roster with the club sports department. Follow this link, find Running, click Registration, and follow the instructions.
  • Dues: Dues go toward the costs of race registration and transportation, and have been described by multiple club members as the best $50 they’ve ever spent.
    • Dues for the year are $60, or $30 for just the fall semester. 
    • Dues can be paid with Venmo to @brownrunningclub or in cash to a club leader.
    • We offer financial aid to anyone for whom dues would pose a financial hardship. When you fill out the competitive team interest form simply check “I wish to receive financial aid” and the fee will be waived with no questions asked.
  • Competitive team contract: All runners who want to compete must complete the competitive team membership contract agreeing to our team policies. Use this form to sign the contract.

Running Club Calendar

Our practice, race, and cross training schedules are on our Google Calendar. Add it so you can always see what’s going on!

Happy running!

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