Indy Runners Announcements

2018 Indy Half Marathon at Ft. Ben Finish Line Volunteers


Indy Half Marathon at Ft. Ben

For 20+ years, Indy Runners has provided volunteers at the start/finish line for the Indy Half Marathon at Ft. Ben in Lawrence, IN on Saturday, October 6, 2018. We are looking for 15 volunteers in sixth grade or older race morning to work the start/finish line area. This is a great way to give back to the local running community! Click here for more information about volunteering for this fun event.

Ninth Annual "Run The Monon" Event!

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On October 13, 2018, Indy Runners will again run the Monon Trail, from 146th St. and Lowes Way in Carmel to the American College of Sports Medicine (20 miles!) in downtown Indianapolis. We'll follow it with boxed lunches. A half marathon training distance (11 miles) will be available starting at E. 75th Street for runners and walkers. This is a great opportunity to get in a special long run as part of your marathon or half marathon training! Registration must be received by October 11, 2018. Click here for the details. We also need volunteers! Email Brian S. ( with any questions or to volunteer.

2018 Fall Marathon / Half Marathon Training Program

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Next Run/Walk:
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Full Marathon:
 15 miles
Half Marathon:
 8 miles

The 13th annual Indy Runners and Walkers 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 begins Saturday, July 7, 2018 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. We invite you to come and run or walk with us even if you're not training for anything! 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. In addition, we've recently added a south-side run/walk from the Southern Dunes Golf Course on Wednesdays at 6:00pm! 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!

Upcoming Indy Racers Events

Indy Racers
Upcoming Races Date Distance
Grand Park Running Series 5K-20K
un any September race (Get details)
September 2, 2018
September 2018
5k, 10k, 15k, 20k
Up to 13.1 mi. credit
Indy Half Marathon at Fort Ben October 6, 2018 13.1 miles, 5k
Visit the Indy Racers page to find out more about this group for runners and walkers of any ability, to see the 2018 schedule, and to learn about the Grand Prix Program.

Speed Session Program Returns

Personal Best TrainingThe last few years, Indy Runners has offered the opportunity to be involved with weekly quality running sessions arranged by long-time local Coach Matt Ebersole of Personal Best Training. We are again offering members access to these sessions in 2018. This 18 week program will be on Tuesdays starting July 3, 2018Get the details!

Drinking Fountain Coming to the Central Canal Towpath!

Drinking Fountain Indy Runners and Walkers is raising funds to install a drinking fountain along the Central Canal Towpath at 52nd Street near Butler University. Check it out!

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