500 kids set to run in The Woodlands Marathon

By Tamra Santana February 13, 2015

The Woodlands Marathon is reaching all age groups.

About 500 children will be running in The Woodlands Marathon this year, and more than 100 of them will be receiving a finishers' medal for running 26.2 miles.

Save the date! The Ironman TWRC Run Course Aid Station #7 needs your help Saturday May 16th 2015

Save the date! The Ironman TWRC Run Course Aid Station #7 needs your help Saturday May 16th 2015

Fellow runners – Once again TWRC will be manning Run Course Aid Station #7 for Ironman Texas. We need approximately 100 volunteers during the three shirts to help water, feed and cheer the 2015 Ironman Texas athletes. Please come out and support those incredible athletes

Run Course Aid Station #7 is in the same spot as previous years, the North end of East shore, near the East Shore Club House.

There are three shifts available for Run Course Aid Station #7
RUN AID #7 EARLY SHIFT 10:00 AM - 02:30 PM -30 spots
RUN AID #7 MID SHIFT 02:30 PM - 06:30 PM -40 spots
RUN AID #7 LATE SHIFT 06:30 PM - 11:45 PM -30 spots

I am keeping the volunteer sign up closed to give TWRC members and friends a chance to sign up first

I am also looking for shift leaders and individuals that would like to help decorate the tents.

If anyone knows of any volunteer or services organizations looking to earn some volunteer time, please let me know.

Please login to the TWRC website to access the registration link and password.

Houston Marathon/Half Marathon Post Party, Hubbell & Hudson Kitchen on Research, Sunday, January 18, 2015 5-9 pm

01/18/2015 17:00
America/Chicago

Houston Marathon/Half Marathon Post Party
Sunday, January 18, 2015 from 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Hubbell & Hudson Kitchen on the patio

Please see the evite!

A 40F start to the new year! - Sunday Run Group photo 1-4-15

A 40F start to the new year! - Sunday Run Group photo 1-4-15

Sunday Run Group photo 1-4-15

Registration Opens January 1st for all three Township races

  Registration Opens January 1st for all three Township races

 

 

 Saturday, April 4, 2015    

* 5K and 10K trail run

* Little Muddy Kids' Fun Run

* 2K-9 Fun run for you and your dog

* Crawfish and zydeco party

 

   

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, May 2, 2015   

* 500-meter open water swim

* 15-mile bike course

* 5K run

* Festive awards party

 

  

 

 

Saturday, October 10, 2015

* 10-mile road race

* One 4 Texas Kids' Fun Run

* Texas-sized post race party

 

  

 
 

 

A chilly Sunday in December - Sunday Run Group photo 12-22-14

A chilly Sunday in December - Sunday Run Group photo 12-22-14

Sunday Run Group photo 12-22-14

TWRC Christmas party, Sunday Dec. 14th from 5 to 9 pm at H&H on Research

12/14/2014 17:00
America/Chicago

TWRC Christmas party, Sunday Dec. 14th from 5 to 9 pm at H&H on Research

Details and Evite coming soon...

Luke's Men's Night Out - The Benefits of Beer, Wednesday, October 15th from 7-9 p.m at Luke's Locker in the Woodlands

10/15/2014 19:00
America/Chicago

MEN'S NIGHT OUT: The Benefits of Beer
Wednesday, October 15th from 7-9 p.m.

Guys, get ready to hear the benefits of craft beer for your health. Yes, you read correctly, Southern Star Brewing Company will be educating us on why beer in moderation can be a good thing for your training, your body and so much more . . .
Plus, Southern Star will be bringing samples of some of their favorites:
Bombshell Blonde, Buried Hatchet stout, Walloon and Pine Belt pale ale.
This should be a fun night with a 15% discount and beer what more do you need, guys?

REGISTER NOW FOR GE RUN THRU THE WOODS AND SAVE AT LUKE'S Saturday and Sunday, October 18-19 and 25-26

Looking for a great way to save money and get registered for your favorite race of the year? Well, we are offering all individuals who register either Saturday and Sunday, October 18th-19th or 25th-26th a
$25 off $50 gift card to Luke's as a way of saying thanks for supporting the YMCA. One gift card per family. Valid on a minimum $50 purchase.
Yes, you read correctly $25 off a $50 purchase or more - that's like 50% off!!!

Thanks!

Marti Dobbs
Luke's Locker

Luke's Men's Night Out - The Benefits of Beer, Wednesday, October 15th from 7-9 p.m at Luke's Locker in the Woodlands

TWRC 10 for Texas Social at Goose's Acre, Sunday, October 12, 2014, 4-7 PM

10/12/2014 16:00
America/Chicago

Please join The Woodlands Running Club for the 10 for Texas Social at Goose's Acre 2nd floor Patio.

10 for Texas Social, Sunday, October 12, 2014 from 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM

WHERE: Goose's Acre, 21 Waterway Ave, The Woodlands TX 77380

PLEASE RSVP via the Evite you should have received via email. ALL current TWRC members were sent one on 10/1/14. Didn't get one? Please double check your membership status.

2014 Juniors Running Club Kickoff 9-27-14

Dear Parents and Runners!

Our 2014 Juniors Running Club Kickoff had 131 runners totaling 228.75 miles!  What an amazing way to start the season!  Thank you to all who came and participated.

Our weekly runs started last night at Bush Elementary and Wednesdays run will take place at Knox Middle School (5pm to 6pm) and all Saturday runs will now take place at Galatas (8:30 am to 9:30 am) and will remain there the rest of the season. 

Another HOT run in the Woodlands 8-24-14

It's August, in the Woodlands, Texas, it is hot and humid... Sunday Group Photo 8-24-14

Countdown...

124 days, 19 hours, 2 minutes since The Woodlands Marathon.

Quotes and Photos

There is no 'Y' in running. Believe in the run. - Nike

It's rude to count people as you pass them. Out loud. - Adidas

We may train or peak for a certain race, but running is a lifetime sport. - Alberto Salazar

The miracle isn't that I finished. The miracle is that I had the courage to start. - John Bingham, running speaker and writer

Ask yourself, can I give more? The answer is usually Yes. - Paul Tergat

"There's no such thing as bad weather, just soft people." - Bill Bowerman

Mind is everything: muscle - pieces of rubber. All that I am, I am because of my mind. - Paavo Nurmi

A run begins the moment you forget you are running. - Adidas

"Whether you believe you can or believe you can't, you're probably right." - Henry Ford

The will to win means nothing without the will to prepare. - Juma Ikangaa, 1989 NYC Marathon winner

"Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself." - William Faulkner

Ask yourself: 'Can I give more?'. The answer is usually: 'Yes'. - Paul Tergat, Kenyan professional marathoner

There are no limits. There are plateaus, and you must not stay there; you must go beyond them -Bruce Lee

To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the Gift. - Steve Prefontaine

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