Halfwits and Volunteer Appreciation breakfast at Cafe Moxo will be April 14th
The breakfast is FREE for SRRC members and half marathon volunteers, but we need registrations for food. Click on the photo above to go to the registration page. There will also be a group run starting at 8 AM from Moxo for those not doing the Junaia P. Carter 5K that morning at Washington Park.
Abe's Army Registration is open!
Join us starting in May for this 12-week training program for Abe's Amble 10K in August. Registration is open! For more details and registration, visit: www.srrc.net/abesarmy
Carrie Ward and Melissa Wiseman, Abe's Amble's race directors, to lead Abe's Army in 201
The SRRC Board is so happy to have this dynamic duo step up to lead Abe's Army, the 12-week training leading up to Abe's Amble. They have been group leaders in Abe's Army for many years, and we think they will be fabulous program leaders! Last year, Carrie and Melissa jumped in to take over directing Abe's Amble just month's before the race, and now they continue to give of themselves by leading the training program. Thank you so much, ladies! We're looking forward to a g
Bill Owens to take over speed workouts starting in April!
SRRC is happy to announce that speed workouts will be lead by SRRC Hall of Fame member, Bill Owens, starting in April. Speed workouts start in Washington Park until SHG track season is over, and then they move to the track on West Washington. Check this page for workouts each week and join them! Speed work is hard, but so rewarding as you get more fit and fast! #speedwork
Know a Class of 2018 runner? Have them apply for SRRC Scholarship!
Each year the Springfield Road Runners Club awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors who have participated in cross country, track, and/or road races. Up to three scholarships will be awarded. Deadline to apply is May 1st Visit our scholarship page to learn more and download an application form.
Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon chosen as an Illinois Bicentennial Event!
The race director for the Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon, Dave Drennan, shared today the race has been selected as an Illinois Bicentennial event! We are proud to have this designation and the support of the Governor’s Office of Illinois Bicentennial. To find out more about the celebration, please visit their website at: https://illinois200.com/
Looking for a new Abe's Army Coordinator
SRRC is looking for a lead coordinator or a group of coordinators willing to take over Tracy Dowell's role for Abe's Army for 2018. There will be volunteers to help support the coordinator, but we would still need someone to head the Monday night program starting in May. The board will help you along the way to let you know what you need to do! Please email SRRCweb@gmail.com if you have interest in volunteering or questions. Thank you!