The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati will be doing a RCGC Mile Series in 2016 as part of being around for 40 years. It will include at least 10 mile races throughout the year and 7 of them will be scored. Awards will be given to the top overall Male and Female, and Top Male and Female in the Following Age Groups: 29 & Under, 30-39, Masters(40-49), Grand Masters(50-59) and Legends(60 & over)
COST: Pre-registration: General Public - $10 . RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under: $5. T-shirt is available for an additional $8.00. Race Day Registration is $15 for General Public and $10 RCGC Members / Age 21 & Under. Shirts may be available on race for $10.00
PRE-REGISTRATION: $20- General Public and $15- RCGC Members before October 31. After October 31 - $25 - General Public and $20 - RCGC Members. Includes a commemorative T-shirt plus entry into the Turfway Park New Year's Party after the race. Register online at www.cincinnatirunning.com. Ends Wednesday, December 28, 2016 or until all slots are filled.
RACE DAY REGISTRATION: $30 (No discounts). Includes a T-shirt while supplies last plus entry into the Turfway Park New Year's Party after the race. Opens at 10:00 PM at Turfway Park and closes at 11:40 PM or until all slots are filled. Enter through Gate B and go to the Second Floor. Show up before 10:00 PM to enjoy live horse racing before the humans race.
RACE PACKET PICKUP: Race Packets can be picked up on Race Day at Turfway Park beginning at 10:00 until 11:40 PM. Enter through Gate B and go to the Second Floor. Show up before 10:00 PM to enjoy live horse racing.
COURSE: Two laps around the Turfway Park Track for a total of two miles or 16 furlongs. No dogs or strollers allowed on the track.
The Runners’ Club of Greater Cincinnati receives a portion of the proceeds.
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Here are some upcoming opportunities where you can help out the Runners' Club of Greater. If you can help out with any of these events, we would greatly appreciate it:
RCGC Ault Park Mile - The RCGC Ault Park Mile needs 5-10 volunteers to help with registration, timing, and post race on Sunday October 30. It would take 1-2 hours of your time. The jobs are easy and you will get a few other goodies. Volunteering is one of the easiest ways to get to know other club members. Let us know whether you can help by emailing us at email@example.com or sign up at www.cincinnatirunning.com.
RCGC Turkey Burner Mile - The RCGC Turkey Burner Mile needs 5-10 volunteers to help with registration, timing, and post race on Sunday November 27. It would take 1-2 hours of your time. The jobs are easy and you will get a few other goodies. Volunteering is one of the easiest ways to get to know other club members. Let us know whether you can help by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or sign up at www.cincinnatirunning.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 email@example.com or attend the next board meeting on November 2.
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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