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!
Mondays, March-October: 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).
Mondays: Cancer Group Runs. Meet at Lee Martinez Park @ 5:00 P.M.
Mondays: Snowballaz Running Club. Casual 5k for all types of runners from Snowbank Brewery @ 6:00 P.M. Discounted beers after the run. Pups are welcome. Check the Meetup Group for more info. (Organizer: Snowbank Brewery).
Tuesday Night Track: Track workouts formerly organized by the late Jane Welzel continue at the track behind the University Center of the Arts (the former Fort Collins High School) at 6:00 P.M. (Organizer: TnT Running Google Group)
Tuesday Trails: See Fort Collins Trail Runners Facebook page for this week’s location.
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: FCRC group run starting at Campus West/JAWS Sushi parking lot at 6:00 P.M. The usual route is most commonly about 4.5-5 miles but there are many options on campus for a shorter distance if desired. (Organizer: FCRC/Tom Schipper)
Thursday Trails: (Alternate Weeks – See Fort Collins Trail Runners Facebook page)
Towers Handicap Time Trial Ascent from the Soderberg Trailhead at Horsetooth Mountain Park. The route is 3.4 miles with 1,700′ vertical gain, but you need to come back down, so 6.8 miles round trip. It’s 3.4 miles to the top with 1700ft of climbing. Pick your start time to arrive at the top at 6:50pm (A 50min ascent starts at 6pm, 40min starts at 6:10pm, etc).
Pineridge Social Run from Spring Canyon Park. Meet in front of the dog park at the end of Horsetooth Rd at 6pm for an easy 5 mile social run around the Pineridge Natural Area. All abilities are welcome – we’ll stop a few times along the way to make sure no one is left behind. There is also a short-cut option for a 3.5-4mi loop if anyone wants to run a bit less.
Thursdays: North FoCo Pub Runners @ 6:00p. Their location rotates between breweries in town; follow them on Facebook for the most up-to-date details. Typically 3 mile runs.
Fridays: Donut Run from Lamar’s Donuts, 1101 W Drake Rd @ 6:00a. (Organizer: Melody White)