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Turkey Donut Predict Run – Saturday, November 21

Just you wait, because this isn’t your ol’ run-of-the-mill 5k. Runners have to estimate their finishing time prior to the start; we don’t allow time keeping devices of any kind. The top five (5) people that come closest to their estimate win. So just because you’re fast doesn’t mean you’ll win this one. The race […]

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Race Management Committee Report

The Race Management Committee exists to oversee the three FCRC-owned races: the Horsetooth Half Marathon, FireKracker 5k, and Resolution Run. These races are managed by Gnar Runners and Green Events, both locally owned and operated race management companies. The committee ensures that there is an active contract in place with the Race Director of each race and makes sure the […]

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Track Committee Report

No new updates on the public track build itself. The City, CSU, etc have much higher priorities due to COVID-19, etc. We did notice new signs this week at the dirt track reminding the public that it’s CSU property.  We have heard that Fort Collins High School is almost done with their track upgrade. The […]

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FCRC Fundraising Event

Through the FCRC Equity, Inclusion, and Outreach Fund, the Fort Collins Running Club invests in organizations that promote the well-being of an inclusive community. Through doing what we love (running!) we can raise funds to support these organizations. The Cultural Enrichment Center of Fort Collins (CEC) is designed to address the cultural, academic, career, and […]

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FCRC is Running a Design Contest For New Club Gear

We are on a mission to find a fresh look for FCRC gear. And, we’re putting it in your hands! Over the next few weeks we are asking anyone interested to submit design a for a new: -Traditional Running Hat -Limited Edition 2020/2021 Trucker Hat -Singlet (same for men’s and women’s) What will you get […]

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Policy Task Force

In these time of COVID-19, running/group events have changed. The Policy Task Force (committee) has put together guidelines that FCRC will follow at club events. Run organizers are also welcome to use this as a resource when planning activities.Click here to read the Group Running and Event Guidelines. Interested in joining a committee? We always love having club […]

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Equity, Inclusion and Outreach Committee Meeting Notes

Notes from the last two committee meetings:      7/14/2020: We have a name! We decided to call it the Equity, Inclusion and Outreach Committee. Now that we have a name we would like to announce the committee on social media. Joe had some ideas about what we would say in this. Please share and we can get his […]

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Favorite Recipes

We’re at home more these days so might be cooking more than normal. Do you have some favorite recipes? Please submit them so we share the recipe(s) with other FCRC members. There are two ways to do so: Email us at info@fortcollinsrunningclub.org with the info (link to recipe or the entire recipe — a scanned […]

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Running Movies — Part IV

Here’s a small collection of recommended running videos that can be found on YouTube (and a couple Vimeo).  Anywhere from feature length to 2 minutes shorts. There are a couple rentals mixed in, but 95% are free.Check the bottom to see a some local goodies from FCRC, the Horsetooth Half & Gnar Runners.  The list may be slightly biased toward trail/ultrarunning, but […]

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Running Movies — Part III

Here’s hoping that nice long list from Amazon Prime still has you occupied, as the selection of running movies on Netflix is much more sparse.  They even removed Forrest Gump from their library!  Next week, the YouTube list promises to be nice & lengthy, with plenty of amusing shorts.  As always, chime in with additions […]

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The Great FCRC Quarantine Scavenger Hunt

Stay Safe. Socially Distance. Exercise outside only if appropriate. While group runs are on moratorium, let’s add some community fun to your solo runs & family walks! Scavenger Hunt items come in 3 categories: Find As Many As You Can (1pt each) Find The Best (1-20pts) (photo required – FCRC Social Committee will assign points […]

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Running/Workout Music

We’re likely running or working out alone more often these days. So, we might be using (or needing) music even more than usual. Do you have some songs that you have to listen to to get you going, to motivate you? What are your favorite tunes? Do you have playlist you have created on Spotify […]

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