The Runners’ Club of
PO Box 8761
Cincinnati, OH 45208
RCGC Split the Pot Predicition Run
Rescheduled for April 19
The RCGC Split The Pot Prediction Run that was postponed on March 22 is rescheduled for Sunday, April 19 at 11:00 AM at the Riverview Shelter in Fernbank Park. Online registration has been reopened until Wednesday April 15 - a very taxing day. Race Day Registration opens at 10:00 AM and race is at 11:00 AM. If you have any questions or want more information, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Hope to see many of you there.
DATE: April 19 - Open to All.
TIME: 11:00 AM.
PLACE: Fernbank Park, Cincinnati OH
PREREGISTRATION: ends April March 15, 2015 or until all slots are filled.
Cost: $30 - General Public
RCGC Members get a 20% discount.
COURSE: 3.7 mile all terrain course starts by the Riverview Shelter in Fernbank Park. Course goes on the trails and paths of Fernbank Park.
PLACE: Otto Armleder Memorial Park, 5059 Wooster Road, Cincinnati OH
PREREGISTRATION: $15.00 General Public and $10 Runners' Club Members /Age 21 and Under. Race Singlet available for $12. Preregistration ends Monday May 18.
INFORMATION: Spectator friendly flat 5K (3.1 Mile) Course. Real bathrooms. Food, awards, and doorprizes follow the race. Get the flier or register online
Fluid Station Volunteers Wanted
The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati will have a fluid station at mile 22 for the 17th Annual Flying Pig Marathon. Mile 22 is where the marathon really begins for the runners and your support and encouragement means plenty to them. If you are running the marathon, please encourage your friends and family to help
out. If you're not running, join us for a little fun and help us help the runners at mile 22. To volunteer at our waterstop:
RCGC Part of Flying Pig Marathon’s 2015 Piggest Raffle Ever
The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati is part of the Piggest Raffle Ever with the Flying Pig Marathon for 2015. Adopt a pig for $5 for a chance to to win a two year lease on a Toyota Prius, $5000 cash or a $1500 Cincinnati experience. Also, it helps the Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati raise funds. If you wish to adopt a Pig(s) on behalf of the Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati, you can do so online at www.piggestraffle.com. Just select Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati as the charity. The official “Pig Drop” to determine the contest winners will take place on Flying Pig Marathon weekend downtown. Adopt A Pig.
Winter Wonderland Run
Rescheduled for March 29
RESULTS When: Sunday March 29, 2015 Time: 1:00 pm Where: Lower Millcrest Park, Norwood OH
Here are some upcoming opportunities where you can help out the Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati. If you can help out, we would greatly appreciate it:
Finish Line Crew - The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati has quite a few races coming up where volunteers are needed to work the finish line. The jobs are easy and you get to the learn how to use the club’s new chip timing system. If interested send us an email at email@example.com.
Ongoing Openings - Currently we have few openings for keeping the club running on an ongoing basis: Social Chair, Program Chair, and Newsletter Editor. Most positions take 2-3 hours a month of your time. If you can or would like to fulfill one of these positions, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or attend the next board meeting on July 17.
Former Club President Ed Spiller Passes
I found out yesterday that one of our former club Presidents - Ed Spiller passed away last Friday December 26. Ed was President of the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati in the early to mid 80's when it was known as the Clifton Track Club. He will be missed. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to WNKU Public Radio or the Heart of Texas Historical Museum in Brady, TX. You can see funeral arrangements and read about his life at legacy.com.
2015 Membership Changes
Starting January 1, 2015, the Runners' Club of Greater Cincinnati will be eliminating the due date for annual dues of March 1 and go to a 1 year membership expiration from the month of application for new members. If you join the club as a new member in January 2015, your membership will expire in January 2016.
If you join the club as a New Member in December 2014, your membership will expire on March 1, 2016
All Current members' due date is currently March 1 and should feel little impact from the change if they renew on a timely basis.
Prospective Members! Join today by filling out a membership form or registering online to get an extra two free months on your membership and enjoy these benefits!
The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati now has a blog. The blog features recaps of local running events like races, group runs, and fun runs in the Cincinnati area, a poll questions, reader comments and the opportunity for more shameless promotion of club events. Visit the Blog.
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Help for Flying Pig Marathon Runners: Great Running!
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Flying Pig Course Description:
This is a Course Tour and provides a description of the Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon Course, in detail, mile by mile, for out-of-towners and other interested runners. Click HERE for all sorts of interesting Flying Pig Marathon info (video, jewelry, history, training, volunteering and much more).
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