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The History of Olympic Marathon Trials

How Runners Make Team USA The Olympic marathon is one of the most prestigious and challenging events in the world of sports. Every four years, the best long-distance runners from different countries compete for the glory of representing their country and winning a medal. How do runners qualify for the Olympic marathon? How do they […]

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FCRC Saturday Run – All Welcome to Join (Varying Paces)

FCRC Saturday Run & Training Groups, all levels (Members & non-members welcome) **The first Saturday of the month is New Member Run** Date: Every Saturday Time: Meet @ 7:25am, leave @ 7:30 am (summer schedule) Location: Parking lot beside Bindle Coffee @ Jessup Farm (1933 Jessup Dr, Fort Collins, CO 80525) Distance: 3 and 6 miles with options […]

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Hughes XC Park – Update

We are reaching out again to ask that you complete another short city survey pertaining to the former Hughes Stadium property. The survey will conclude this Friday, February 24th so please act as soon as possible. The Fort Collins Running Club Board of Directors and its partners are advocating for a low impact use of the Hughes property by creating […]

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Member Story – Harlan Grossman

A Q&A with FCRC Member Harlan Grossman 1) Tell us a little about yourself and how you ended up in Fort Collins.I grew up on Long Island, NY and started running as a freshman in high school. I went to college in upstate NY, close to New England, and I started exploring different mountain ranges: […]

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The Practice of Groundedness

A piece from Tyler McCandless, FCRC Board of Directors Member at Large One of the most profound books of my life is Brad Stulberg’s The Practice of Groundedness. One of the core concepts of the book is to develop deep community. There’s a great analogy in the book about the giant redwoods in California. How do […]

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Pride Run

Pride is celebrated internationally every June. This month was chosen to celebrate LGBTQIA+ visibility and history in honor of the Stonewall Riots. These protests followed a police raid on the Stonewall Inn (a bar popular with LGBTQIA folx in NYC) in June 1969. In June of 2015, the Supreme Court recognized the rights of same-sex couples to […]

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Senior Speedsters

Join the FCRC for the kickoff Senior Speedsters. This is a casual drop-in workout geared towards older adults. This speed training will take place once a week through the end of the summer. Details: Duration: End of May-August Location: Fort Collins High School Track Meeting Days/Times: Thursdays at 6:30am REGISTER Workout: Where:  Fort Collins High School […]

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Run Your First Mile!

Have you ever wanted to run a mile but not sure what to do, not sure how to train? Are you a great walker but now want to run? Do you need motivation?  Join the FCRC for the new Run Your First Mile! program. This is a free program and is open to both FCRC and non-FCRC […]

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2022 Segment Showdown

The Segment Showdown is back! So get ready to push yourself, check out the town and earn some bragging rights, and maybe a STRAVA crown. This year there will only be (2) segments per month. T&H will not be one of the segments. How to Participate: -Register for the Segment Showdown — Registration has closed […]

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New Member Run

If you’re new to FCRC and would like to get acquainted with some of your fellow runners and other new members, please join us for a New Member Run from Jessup Farm on Saturday, 12/4 at 8:30am. The run will be led by two FCRC Board members. We’ll be happy to answer any questions you […]

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Kids on the Run Summer Program

The FCRC is looking to offer a summer kids running program with Running U. This is a free program. As participants, the kids would need to be ‘junior’ club members. That means parents would need to make kids members of the club if they aren’t already. This (pilot) program would run this summer, starting after […]

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2021 Marathon Training Program

The 2021 FCRC Marathon Training Program (MTP) is starting soon! It will be kicking off in mid-June and run until fall, not targeting any specific fall race, but rather aiming for anything from late September-mid November. This running program is intended for individuals who have a consistent base (we recommend a minimum of 15 miles […]

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