Indy Runners Announcements
Upcoming Social Outing and Social Email List
Join us for our annual Indy Runners Costume Run at the dowtown club run on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. Come in your costume to the YMCA at the Athenaeum for our annual Halloween Run and Social. If you are running...be ready to go at 6:00pm. Or join us at 7:15pm at Front Page Sports Bar & Grill (310 Massachusetts Ave.) for beverages....
Only one rule... no "runner" costumes!
2014 Indy Runners Fall Marathon / Half Marathon Training Program
Week 16 Run: October 25, 2014
Marathoners: 12 miles
Half Marathoners: 6 miles
The 9th annual Indy Runners Fall Race Training Program for full and half marathons returns! This program (FREE to club members!) begins Saturday, July 12, 2014 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 Marathon on October 18, 2014 and the Monumental Marathon on November 1, 2014. We averaged over 80 participants per week last year! Get the details.
Structured Speed Sessions - New Discount Added!
Indy Runners offers the opportunity to be involved with weekly quality running sessions arranged by Coach Matt Ebersole of Personal Best Training. We're offering an 18 week session on Tuesday evenings starting July 1, 2014 for only $50. Special update: You can now sign up for the last 9 sessions beginning Sept. 2, 2014 for only $35! Registration is now open.
Get more information...
Beginner Couch to 5k Program
Beginner Couch to 5k Program
Starting Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014
7:30am at the Deck in Broad Ripple (same time/location as the race training program)
We had a nice crew last year get things going with us and we're happy to fire it back up again. Designed for beginners or those returning to running, we'll start from a 30-minute Walk and add Running over 12 weeks leading up to the 5k at the Monumental Marathon on November 1, 2014. This program is FREE for club members!
We welcome back last year's "Guides" Alan Bisler and Carter Wolf and add Camille Estes from the Monumental Marathon. Camille is a long time contributor to the Louisville Running Scene including coaching programs and races and had a very accomplished running career.
Please share with any of your friends or family that might like to take up running or get in better shape for their first 5k. For more information, you can write to Brian Schuetter at firstname.lastname@example.org or President Chris Galloway at email@example.com.
Come Enjoy Our Club Runs and Walks
Indy 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 in Broad Ripple (while Hinkle Fieldhouse is under construction), Wednesday run and walk at the downtown Atheneaum YMCA, and a Saturday run and walk in Broad Ripple. 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!
Visit the Indy Racers
page to find out more about this group for runners and walkers of any ability,
to see the 2014 schedule (includes the "Choose Your Own Adventure"), and to learn about the points challenge program.
Indy Runners Online Store
||The Indy Runners website has added an online store. This store includes a variety of products printed with the new Indy Runners logo. See the store!
Indy Runners Email Lists
Indy Runners has multiple email lists. The main one is "The Runaround", a periodic email that covers selected club topics. There are also social event and Indy Racers email lists. You can add yourself to or remove yourself from specific lists by entering your email address in the "Join Indy Runners email lists" box on the upper right-hand corner of this page. If you have any questions, please email our webmaster.