Indy Runners Announcements
Christmas Lights Run - Tuesday, December 10, 2013
On Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, the 6:00 p.m. club run from Hinkle Fieldhouse will be a Christmas Lights Run. We've developed a roughly 4 mile route through the Butler-Tarkington and Meridian-Kessler neighborhoods in search of festive houses. Don your best Santa hat, jingle bells, or other holiday gear for this festive group run! (Wear reflective gear if you have it.) Get the route and further details!
2014 Indy Runners and Walkers Mini Training Program!
||Packet pick-up: Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 6:00 - 7:30pm
||For beginning runners and walkers through the fastest competitors, the 29th Annual Indy Runners and Walkers Mini Marathon Training Program has a training pace to help you achieve your goal for the Indianapolis Mini Marathon on Saturday, May 3, 2014, the Geist Half Marathonon Saturday, May 17, 2014, or any other spring half marathon around that time. View the Mini Training Program page, including information about exciting new changes for walkers, including paces down to 20 mins/mile!
It's Membership Renewal Time
It's time to renew your Indy Runners membership for 2014. See the Indy Runners Membership page for more information and the online registration form. 2013 members who renew by Dec. 31, 2013 receive a $5 discount! (Registration for the 2014 Indy Runners Mini Training Program includes a 2014 Indy Runners club membership.)
Carpool To Siberian Express Trail Race on Jan. 4, 2014!
Indy Runners is organizing a carpool to the 7.45 mile Siberian Express Trail Race in Danville, IL on Jan. 4, 2014. We'll leave the west side of Indy at 9:45am Indy time, carpool to the event (starts at noon Indy time), run the race, attend the post party at Sarge's Tap in Danville, then drive back to Indy. Doesn't that sound like fun? Get the details!
Upcoming Club Races!
Each year, Indy Runners holds two of the oldest races in the state. Mark your calendars now!
|Join us for the 42nd Annual Groundog 7 race on Sunday, February 2, 2014. We offer this race as a community service. There is no fee. We only ask that you bring one or more canned goods for donation to the Zionsville Food Pantry. Registration will open in the near future.
||Join us for the 45th Annual Sam Costa Half Marathon and 9th Annual Quarter Marathon on Saturday, March 22, 2014. Sign up by December 31, 2013 for a special discount!
Volunteer Ticket Checkers Needed for Butler Men's Basketball Games
Indy Runners checks tickets at the Butler men's home basketball games in exchange for the year round use of Hinkle Fieldhouse. Click here for full details including special incentives and the complete 2013-2014 schedule. Email Tom to sign up. Thanks in advance!
| Next Few Home Games
||Time to Be There
|Saturday (have all volunteers)
||December 7, 2013
|Monday (have all volunteers)
||December 9, 2013
|Saturday (still need several volunteers)
||December 28, 2013
|Tuesday (still need several volunteers)
||December 31, 2013
Come Enjoy Our Club Runs and Walks
Indy 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 and walk in Fishers, 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!
Visit the Indy Racers
page to find out more about this group for runners and walkers of any ability,
to see the 2013 schedule (includes the new "Choose Your Own Adventure"), and to learn about the points challenge program.
Indy Runners Email Lists
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.