Austin Runners Club

Type
Club
Description
Mission Statement: The Austin Runners Club is a non-profit, volunteer organization with members of all ages and running and walking abilities. The club is organized exclusively for charitable, health, and educational purposes. The Austin Runners Club shall promote and encourage running, walking, wheelchair racing, and related activities in order to educate the public to their benefits. The Austin Runners Club shall maintain competitive and non-competitive activities for its membership and for the general public.
 
Group Runs
Our Northwest Austin group meets at 7:00 AM every Saturday for varying routes ranging from 6.5 to 10 miles. As with all of our groups, newcomers are welcome. Paces typically range ... morefrom 8:00 to 9:30 minutes per mile and will adjust based on the group’s needs. Some runners meet at 6:00 AM to get in a few miles before the group meets at 7:00. Routes may be flat or hilly.
Hosted By:
Type:
Road, Trail
Distance:
8 K / 5 Mile, 10 K, 15 K, 10 Mile
Date:
Friday, 20 Jul, 2018Weekly on Friday, Saturday
Start Time:
7:00 AM
Pace:
8:00, 8:30, 9:00
Looking for a Saturday morning run? Starting at the zero mile marker of Town Lake Trail. Varying mileage and paces with routes alternating Town Lake Trail and residential hills. Some ... moreruns can be hilly.

Meet on the Town Lake Trail, Zero mile marker at Auditorium Shores.
Hosted By:
Type:
Trail
Distance:
10 K, 15 K, 10 Mile, 25 Mile, Half Marathon
Date:
Friday, 20 Jul, 2018Weekly on Friday, Saturday
Start Time:
7:00 AM
The Thursday night hill workout group begins at O Henry Middle School on Exposition at 5:55pm with warm-up drills on the track. Workouts are hilly tempo runs or hill repeats, depending ... moreon time of year. Check our Events page and social media for update on the workouts each week.
Hosted By:
Type:
Road, Track
Distance:
1 Mile, 3 K, 5 K, 4 Mile, 8 K / 5 Mile
Date:
Thursday, 19 Jul, 2018Weekly on Thursday, Friday
Start Time:
5:55 PM
Looking for an early morning run to beat the crowds or Texas heat? ARC members are welcome to join Jerie Kelly and other members of Al’s Ship of Fools for relaxed, pre-dawn runs. The ... moregroup departs at 5:20 a.m. from “the rock” (Veteran’s Drive on the north end of the MoPac pedestrian bridge) on the Town Lake Trail. The mileage and paces vary but these are generally fun, easy-going runs. Most often the route is on the Town Lake Trail but may go onto road routes occasionally for varying interest. It is dark at this time of morning, which is good for temperatures but may be bad for footing if you are not used to it. Road runs can be hilly. Newcomers may contact the group leader, Jerie, to be given more information about next and future runs.
Hosted By:
Type:
Trail
Distance:
8 K / 5 Mile, 10 K, 15 K, 10 Mile
Date:
Thursday, 19 Jul, 2018Weekly on Thursday, Friday
Start Time:
5:20 AM
Pace:
7:30, 8:00, 8:30, 9:00
The Tuesday night track workout meets at O’Henry Middle School on Exposition at 5:55pm. Track workouts vary in distance and speed, but always start with warm-up drills. For extra fun, ... morerelays are a regular part of our track workouts. The Fast Group will typically run 2 to 3 sets totaling 2.5 – 3 miles overall. The Fun Group will typically run about 2 miles each night. Workouts are primarily fun with a lot of support from other Shipmates. At the same time, the workouts have an element of friendly competition. If you attend on a regular basis, your running will improve and your list of friends will grow!

On the first Tuesday of each month, Performance Wellness will be on-site for evaluations and questions.

If there is a football game at O’Henry Middle School, the group will meet on the west side of Bridle Path and Exposition, a few blocks north of the middle school.
Hosted By:
Type:
Track
Distance:
3 K, 5 K
Date:
Friday, 20 Jul, 2018Weekly on Tuesday, Friday
Start Time:
5:55 PM
The Monday Night Run meets at Ready to Run on Mondays at 6:30pm. The group runs different routes in the Far West and Shoal Creek neighborhoods. For every route, there is both a short ... moreoption (3-4 miles) and a long option (5-6 miles). There is a wide range of paces from beginners to experienced runners and a water stop is provided on all routes. Route maps will be sent out ahead of time each week to those on the group email list.

The Monday Night Run celebrates “First Monday” on the first Monday of every month. On First Monday, Austin Sports Therapy is on-site offering injury assessment and functional movement screenings. Other vendors also come to First Monday, including shoe vendors offering wear tests and others with free samples. This is followed by a happy hour at a local restaurant in the Far West area.
Hosted By:
Type:
Trail
Distance:
5 K, 4 Mile, 8 K / 5 Mile, 10 K
Date:
Monday, 23 Jul, 2018Weekly on Monday
Start Time:
6:30 PM
Pace:
6:30, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00
Looking for an early morning run to beat the crowds or Texas heat? ARC members are welcome to join Jerie Kelly and other members of Al’s Ship of Fools for relaxed, pre-dawn runs. The ... moregroup departs at 5:20 a.m. from “the rock” (Veteran’s Drive on the north end of the MoPac pedestrian bridge) on the Town Lake Trail. The mileage and paces vary but these are generally fun, easy-going runs. Most often the route is on the Town Lake Trail but may go onto road routes occasionally for varying interest. It is dark at this time of morning, which is good for temperatures but may be bad for footing if you are not used to it. Road runs can be hilly. Newcomers may contact the group leader, Jerie, to be given more information about next and future runs.
Hosted By:
Type:
Trail
Distance:
8 K / 5 Mile, 10 K, 15 K, 10 Mile
Date:
Friday, 20 Jul, 2018Weekly on Monday, Friday
Start Time:
5:20 AM
Pace:
7:30, 8:00, 8:30, 9:00
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