Indy Runners Announcements

Information about Erika Wells

Erika Wells Our hearts are absolutely broken with the passing of our dear friend Erika Wells on October 12, 2016. Perhaps more than anyone she embodied the spirit and soul of our Club. Relentless optimism. Kind and thoughtful service. Hearty encouragement and perseverance to meet any challenge. We are all blessed to have known her and will carry her spirit forever. Information about her memorial service (Nov. 12th) can be found here.

2016 Fall Marathon / Half Marathon Training Program

Club Tent
Full marathoners will run part of the Monumental Marathon course.
(Sorry, this won't include the Half Marathon course.)
Date: Saturday, October 22, 2016
Time: 8:00am
Full Marathon: 16 miles
Half Marathon: 12 miles

The 11th annual Indy Runners Fall Race Training Program for full and half marathons returns! This program is FREE to club members. (Not a member yet? Join us!) The program began Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 7:30am and continues each Saturday on the wooden deck at the corner of Westfield Blvd and Winthrop Ave. in Broad Ripple. This informal program will suggest distances preparing participants for October/November races, in particular the Indianapolis Half Marathon and Monumental MarathonWe averaged 70-100 participants per week last year! Get the details.

2017 Indy Runners and Walkers Spring Half Marathon Training Program!

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Packet Pick-Up/Expo:
Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017
@Hinkle Fieldhouse

For beginning runners and walkers through the fastest competitors, the 32nd Annual Indy Runners and Walkers Spring Half Marathon Training Program has a training pace to help you achieve your goal for the 500 Festival Mini Marathon on May 6, 2017 or any other spring half marathon. View the Spring Half Marathon Training Program page for all the details!

It's Membership Renewal Time

2012 Membership It's time to renew your Indy Runners membership for 2017. See the Indy Runners Membership page for infomation. New members will receive a membership good for the rest of 2016 and all of 2017. Members from 2016 can save $5 by renewing by December 31, 2016. Sign-up now!. 

Spooktacular Run in Noblesville

Halloween Image On Saturday, October 29, 2016, Carmel Runners Club has invited us to join them for a spooktacular run at 7:30am at Potter's Bridge Park in Noblesville. Costumes optional. The regular run from the Broad Ripple Deck will continue as scheduled. Get the details...

Come Enjoy Our Club Runs and Walks

Club RunIndy Runners offers several club runs and walks each week. These runs occur year-round, including right now! We have a Sunday run at Ft. Harrison, Tuesday run at Hinkle Fieldhouse, Wednesday run and walk at the downtown Atheneaum YMCA, Thursday run in Broad Ripple, and a Saturday run and walk in Broad Ripple. If you haven't made it out to a weekly club run or walk in a while (or ever), we invite you to come out and join us!

2017 Sam Costa date announced!

Sam Costa LogoThe 48th annual Sam Costa Half Marathon and 12th annual Sam Costa Quarter Marathon sponsored by Mike Helms, DPM will be held at Northview Church in Carmel, Indiana on Saturday, March 25, 2017. Watch over the coming months for registration to open for this Indy Runners produced race.

Upcoming Indy Racers Events

Indy Racers
Upcoming Races Date Distance
CNO Financial Indianapolis Monumental Marathon November 5, 2016 26.2 miles, 13.1 miles, 5k
Drumstick Dash November 24, 2016 2.75 miles, 4.5 miles
Visit the Indy Racers page to find out more about this group for runners and walkers of any ability, to see the 2016 schedule, and to learn about the Grand Prix Program.

Indy Runners Online Store

Shopping Basket The Indy Runners website has added an online store. This store includes a variety of products printed with the new Indy Runners logo. See the store!

Indy Runners Email Lists

Emails Indy Runners has multiple email lists. The main one is "The Runaround", a periodic email that covers selected club topics. There are also social event and Indy Racers email lists. You can add yourself to or remove yourself from specific lists by entering your email address in the "Join Indy Runners email lists" box on the upper right-hand corner of this page. If you have any questions, please email our webmaster.