Below are group training runs in Fort Collins, including ones not organized by the Fort Collins Running Club.
We also encourage you to check out our favorite training routes on your own.
For training with a competitive bent, try Strava!
Sundays until April 16, 2017 (except for first Sundays when FCRC Tortoise & Hare races are held): Horsetooth Half Marathon training runs. Starting locations alternate between New Belgium Brewery and Maxwell Open Space Reserve. Free and open to the public. More info here. (Organizer: FCRC)
Mondays: Cancer support group run. Lee Martinez Park @ 5:00 P.M. (Organizer: FCRC)
Mondays, March-October: Daylight Savings Time marks the annual return of Altitude Running Fun Runs. These 3-5 mile runs leave from the store on the corner of College and Harmony @ 6:00 P.M. Check the Altitude Running Facebook page for more info. (Organizer: Altitude Running store).
Monday, August 21st: The fourth and final Fortitude 10k training run starts at 6pm at New Belgium. There will be pace groups available and a training schedule. (Organizer: Fortitude 10k)
Tuesday Night Track: Track workouts formerly organized by the late Jane Welzel continue at the dog track behind the University Center of the Arts (the former Fort Collins High School) at 6:00 P.M. (Organizer: TnT Running Google Group)
Trail Tuesdays: Weekly trail run at the trail head at the west end of Michaud Lane at 6:00 P.M. No longer allowed by City due to complaints about group size.
Wednesdays: Runners Roost Wednesday night runs, 6:00 P.M. Each Wednesday runners start running from the store, except for the last Wednesday of the month in which they meet at Equinox Brewery for a pub run. Runners who frequently attend these runs can also earn rewards in the Runners Roost’s Run Club Rewards Program. Runners Roost also holds other various events—check Runners Roost Facebook page. (Organizer: Runners Roost Fort Collins)
Thursdays: Starting April 27, 2017, FCRC group run starting at Cottonwood Glen Park parking lot at 6:00 P.M. Meet at 6:00 where the bike path comes out by the ball field. The group can mix up running south or east on the bike path or cut over the ridge and run in Pine Ridge. The runs will range from three to five miles. (Organizer: FCRC/Tom Schipper)
Thursdays (bi-weekly): Towers Handicap Time Trial Ascent from the Soderberg Trailhead at Horsetooth Mountain Park at 6:00 P.M. The time trial is 3.4 miles with 1,700′ vertical gain, but you need to come back down, so 6.8 miles round trip. (Organizer: Fort Collins Trail Runners)