Spring 2018

Achilles Saturday Workouts take place at 10 am at the Achilles base in Memorial Park.  We are there every weekend, with the possible exception of race weekends and holidays or when the park is closed.  Please continue to check the schedule, as it may change.  


As always, all workouts & activities are free.  We do ask that you RSVP for some activities (noted below) so we know in advance how many will be joining us.

To RSVP or get more information about workouts or events, contact us at BTretta@AchillesHouston.org, Cathy@AchillesHouston.org, or info@AchillesHouston.org


  • Jan 13: NO Workout.  Marathon Expo at GRB.

  • Jan 14 (Sunday): Chevron Houston Marathon:  We have a number of athletes participating in the marathon.  Go Achilles!  #HouAWD

  • Jan 19 (Friday): RSVP - Achilles 5th Birthday Celebration: Join us at 7 pm @ Revolver Houston - 6502 Washington Ave, (Across from Memorial Park.) 

  • Jan 20 (Saturday):  Achilles Houston's 5th Birthday!  Join us for workout.

January Schedule: Saturday Workouts: January 6, 20, 27 at 10 am, Memorial Park January 13-14: Houston Marathon Weekend.  No workout on Saturday, January 13 (Marathon Expo at GRB.) Sunday, January 14, Chevron Houston Marathon.  January 20:  Achilles Houston’s 5th Birthday!


  • Mar 10 - NO workout.  Park closed for Brunch Run.

  • Mar 17 - NO workout.  RACE DAYBayou City Classic  (5K or 10K).  Open to walkers/runners/wheelers.  Costumes encouraged. 

  • Mar 24  - Park closed for Bayou City Arts Festival. Workout location is moved to the Fonde Rec Center (110 Sabine St).  Meet in the parking lot at 10:00am to walk, run or ride along the Buffalo Bayou Park trails.


  • Feb 24: NO Workout.  Park closed for Trail Riders / Rodeo Parade.

February Schedule: Saturday Workouts: February 3, 10, 17 at 10 am, Memorial Park; Feb 24: No workout


  • Apr 21 - RACE DAY:  West End Brew Run  5320 Westheimer Rd. -- 5K run/walk by the West End Running Club, benefitting Achilles Houston! Thanks WERC! (NO workout).  Contact us for the registration code.

    • Awesome race!  Thanks to all our great guides/volunteers who helped make this a great experience for ALL!  ​


  • Regular Saturday 10 am workouts @ Memorial Park - every weekend in May

  • Picnic:  May 26 - Workout (10 am) and End-of-Season Picnic at Memorial Park.  Athletes, volunteers, family & friends, furry friends -- all welcome!

    • "Join us for the 6th annual picnic to help kick off summer! (10:30 am) We will supply hamburgers/hot dogs and the fixins + some beer. Feel free to bring drinks, sides or desserts or nothing but your happy selves! Everyone welcome including your fur babies."