Monday, July 9 - It was a cool(ish) evening for a Cul-de-sac 5K. 286 runners and walkers tested themselves to see how much faster they could run if the temperature and dew point were 15° lower. Results are posted.
Congratulations to the top finishers:
Overall Male - Emmett Saulnier, 16:22.1
Overall Female - Gabi Wechsler, 18:43.3
Master Male - John Sharp, 17:28.1
Master Female - Cathy Cosner, 21:09.0
THANK YOU AGAIN to those who made it all happen: all of the VOLUNTEERS; the residents of the Wyndham neighborhoods; our presenting sponsor Tri-Ad Chiropractic (those post-race popsicles are a great treat) and gold sponsor Lucky Road Run Shop; the officers of the Henrico County Police Department; and race directors Steve Lerner and Mike Gholson.
We asked you about your interest in RRRC using some of the features offered by RunSignUp. We received 321 responses and 54 comments. Here's what you told us.
Thank you for all of your responses. Congratulations to Zoyla Hochfelder and Jim Riordan who were randomly selected to receive gift cards. Your Club officers, board members and race directors will consider your responses and comments in planning for future races and Club events.
7/16 - RRRC Cul-de-sac 5K #3 - NEED MOST POSITIONS
7/25 - RRRC Summer Track Series - NEED 1 MORE VOLUNTEER FOR CHECK-IN (NEW THIS YEAR -- Earn Grand Prix Volunteer Points for this Club Event)
7/18 - Contract Race - Run with the Governor - NEED TWO MORE COURSE MARSHALS
7/28 - RRRC Pony Pasture 5K - NEED ALL POSITIONS
8/25 - Patrick Henry Half Marathon - NEED ALL POSITIONS (Sign Up on Sports Backers website)
10/28 - RRRC Poop Loop 4ish Miler - NEED ALL POSITIONS
Volunteer sign up for the following RRRC Contract Races is closed. The volunteer slots are full. However, you are welcome show up as an additional volunteer--just remember to sign the volunteer sheet.
Wednesday, June 20 -- Runners headed out for another informal 3-mile group run in downtown Richmond and along the James River. Richmond Road Runners Club and its volunteers supported the group run with volunteers at key turns along the course and at water stop.
The Governor and his staff are sponsoring monthly, morning group runs over the summer.
To run or walk (or to volunteer), SIGN UP HERE.
Additional scheduled dates are: Wednesdays, August 15 and September 19.
A new selection of items is available for PRE-ORDER. We have RRRC-logo'd technical tees and tanks! We have RRRC-logo'd SeatShield car seat covers! The RRRC Store will receive the inventory of shirts, tank tops and car seat covers the week of Monday, July 23.
For a limited time, you can place your order for pick up AFTER the running of the RRRC Pony Pasture 5K on Saturday, July 28. Or you can have your order shipped to you.