January 12, 2020 - Spring like Sunday run/walk @ Autumnwood Pool. (Click on the picture for photos)
Do we come to run or walk with friends? It could be for the breakast!
Annual Meeting & Dinner - February 15, 2020
All current members are invited to the Club's Annual Meeting & Dinner at the Reston Community Center, 2310 Colts Neck Rd, Reston, VA 20191, February 15, 2020, starting at 6:00 PM. The Club will be providing the entrees and beverages. Please RSVP below, and indicate whether you can bring an appetizer, side/salad, or dessert, and whether you can volunteer to help.
Please RSVP, and then scroll down to select volunteer tasks and food contributions from the options below. . Thank you!
RMR Winter Training Program (New for 2020!)
12 weeks to 13.1 miles! Starting Saturday, January 11, 2020, an all new training program will be led by run-walk coach Liz Badley. The program starts January 11 and finishes with the Runners Marathon of Reston on April 5, 2020. The Program meets at the same time (8 am) and the same place as the regularly scheduled Saturday Club run - See the Calendar.
Note from Coach Liz:
" Here is the plan for the season:
Registration is now OPEN.
Logo Design Contest
Thank you for all of the creative submissions for the contest to update the Reston Runners logo. We received over 50 unique submissions. The Board of Directors reviewed the submissions and selected the candidates you can view and vote on HERE along with a merchandise survey. The final winner will be announced at the annual Reston Runners meeting in February.
Membership Renewal Time!
Runners Marathon of Reston
The Runners Marathon of Reston is now accepting your application to volunteer for this race. The race depends on volunteers; and volunteers’ competence and enthusiasm have gone a long way to burnishing the already stellar reputation of this race. Click here to sign up.
Many thanks to Donna & Mike for again hosting our festive annual Holiday celebration.!
(Click on the picture for a photo sample)
RMR Winter Training Program (New for 2020!)
12 weeks to 13.1 miles! Starting Saturday, January 11, 2020, an all new training program will be led by run-walk coach Liz Badley. The program starts January 11 and finishes with the Runners Marathon of Reston on April 5, 2020. Coaches Liz and Shandilla Collins will lead many of the Saturday runs and provide a plan for your weekday runs. It will start with a Reston Runner Saturday run and progressively add miles. Cost is a modest $40.
Registration is nowOPEN.
Annual Thanksgiving Run at Lake Fairfax Park (Photo courtesy of Maurice Fliess)
Social Media - for Run/Walkers
One of our members has opened an Instagram account geared to our Run/Walking group. Check it out if interested:https://www.instagram.com/mollysmodsquad/
Dogwood School 5K
October 27, 2019 - Sunday Run/Walk
A small, but hardy group, undeterred by the rain, maintains the Reston Runner tradition of Club runs in any weather; as many of our friends are running the Marine Corps Marathon in DC. Thanks to Catherine Nelson and Tim Smith for the course water.
Halloween Potluck Breakfast - October 26, 2019
At Marcy's following the Saturday Run/Walk. Click on the picture for a selection of photos. Wishing Good Luck to all participants in tomorrow's Marine Corps Marathon.
Non-Members & Guests
Non-members and guests are welcome at Reston Runners runs, walks, and activities, but Reston Runners, its officers, and members assume no liability in conjunction with their participation. By taking part, agreement with the following liability waiver applies.
Race Calendar - Looking for a Local Race? Some that are timed by our very own Finish Line Services? Ones that support a good cause? Check out our race calendar.Liven up your week with Reston Runner evening runs on Tuesdays at 6:30pm from OneLife Fitness in Reston, and Thursdays evenings fromPotomac River Running (PRR) in Reston Town Center also at 6:30 pm.
Antelope Canyon 50 Miler - Read a great race report by Emmett Delaney
Board of Directors Meeting MinutesMinutes are available HERE.
Membership RenewalThanks to all renewing members! If you haven't already, please check your membership status and renew HERE.YMCA new members discount rates for Reston Runners: 15% discount. Family, 2 adults and full time students $95 per month, 65+ senior couple $72 per month. 8 per month, 65+ senior couple $65 per month.The Joe Fleig Award (a.k.a. Green Jacket) Awarded annually by the Board to a member in recognition of sustained, continuing service to the Club. It is named in honor of the first recipient, Club founder Joe Fleig. Click Here for a list of Green Jacket Annual Award winners (in alphabetical order)
Reston Runners on Social Media - A Great Way to Share & ConnectReston Runners is on Social Media, a great way to stay informed and participate. From popular sites such as Facebook, Instagram, and Meet Up, to Strava where you can upload and share runs. For more info, click HERE.
Running Form - Tips From Runner’s World and Other Sources.
Photo Archives - Take A Stroll Down Memory Lane - Remember the Good Times!
Click on the photo or go to the top menu "Resources" and pull down to select "Gallery" to see club events of fun, friends, and fitness.