Wednesday, January 1 - 587 runners and walkers kicked off the New Year at First Day 5K. The weather was ideal for a first run/race of 2020. A few runners even forgot to change after celebrating the night before.CLICK HERE FOR RACE RESULTS
SIGN UP FOR GRAND PRIX. Grand Prix is RRRC's FREE running competition for members that encourages and rewards speed, participation and volunteerism.
For 2019, 290 RRRC members signed up for the Grand Prix competition. The 2019 GP competition is closed and no further changes can be made. Check final GP 2019 standings here.
You must be a RRRC member to compete in the Grand Prix. Updated rules for 2020 rules are here. The simple version is you must run 4 or 5 club races, volunteer at 1 club race, and volunteer at 1 contract race to become a GP FINALIST and be eligible for GP Finalist swag.
The 2020 Grand Prix year is December 31, 2019 to December 30, 2020, but you must Sign Up to be a Grand Prix competitor by February 16, 2020 to earn points to become a 2020 Grand Prix Finalist.
Want to go for Iron Runner or Titanium Runner...and earn some extra swag and bragging rights? First, you must SIGN UP for Grand Prix. Then you must run all of the club races (except for one) plus meet the other Grand Prix Finalist criteria. During registration, you may purchase an Iron Runner Package that allows you to pay all race fees for the year in one transaction.
Thinking about your winter training? Join the Richmond Road Runners Club's Winter Intermediate Marathon and Half Marathon Training! Richmond's premier winter training program offers training for:
The Shamrock Training started Saturday, December 7 and the Boston Marathon Training started Saturday, January 4 (but you can still Sign Up). All training runs will start from the Lucky Road Run Shop: meet at 7:15 AM, start the long run at 7:30 AM.
2/1 - 3/21 (Saturday mornings) - RRRC Winter Marathon Training - SAG volunteers (1-3 needed each week) - Earn 1 Grand Prix contract volunteer point
2/16 (Sunday morning) - RRRC Sweetheart 8, presented by TowneBank - All positions
2/29 (Saturday noon) - Contract Race - Shiver in the River 5K - Finish line only
3/21 (Saturday morning) - Contract Race - SPCA 5K - Finish line only
3/26-27 (Thursday & Friday) - RRRC Volunteers for RRRC Booth at Expo for Ukrop's Monument Avenue 10K - 2-3 hour time slots
4/26 (Sunday morning) - RRRC Carytown 10K - All positions
* Online sign-up is closed, but you can still show up and volunteer. Please make sure to sign the volunteer check-in sheet!