Spring 2020

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 & race day events are free.  For scheduled races, athletes & guides will get registration information from the Athlete Coordinator & Volunteer Coordinator respectively.   

Schedule: Please check back from time to time for updates to our workout and Race schedule.  

To RSVP or get more information about workouts or races, contact us either Sag@AchillesHouston.org or Cathy@AchillesHouston.org,  Interested in volunteering?  Contact our volunteer coordinator at Gloria@AchillesHouston.org 

JANUARY

  • Jan 04 -- First Saturday workout of 2020 at Memorial Park.

  • Jan 11 -- CHANGE:  Workout at 10 am.  Location CHANGE:

    • LOCATION: Buffalo Bayou Park.

    • MEET-UP: We will meet outside the Allen Sales Gallery (1733 Allen Parkway). 

    • PARKING: Parking is on Gillette Street (759 Gillette St in GPS)

  • Jan 18 -- NO workout.  RACE DAY

    • We Are Houston 5K @ 8 am (7:50 am Wheeler start)

    • Pre-Chevron Houston Marathon/Aramco Half Marathon REQUIRED meetings

      • AWD & Guide Packet Pick-up

      • AWD & Volunteer meeting.

  • Jan 19 -- 2020 Chevron Houston Marathon & Aramco Half Marathon

    • Go Achilles!  #HouAWD 

  • Jan 20 -- Achilles Houston's 7th Birthday! 

  • Jan 25 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

FEBRUARY

  • Feb 01 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • Feb 08 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park. 

  • Feb 15 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • Feb 22 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park. 

  • Feb 29 -- NO workout.  Park closed for Trail Riders / Rodeo Parade.  

MARCH

  • Mar 07 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • Mar 14 -- NO workout. RACE DAY - Bayou City Classic 10K/5K

  • Mar 21 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • Mar 28 -- NO workout: Park closed for Bayou City Arts Festival. 

APRIL

  • Apr 04 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • Apr 11 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • Apr 18 -- NO workout.  RACE DAY West End Brew Run @ 8 am -- 5K run/walk put on by the West End Running Club, benefitting Achilles Houston! Thanks WERC ! 

    • Start & finish @ The West End - A Public House @5320 Westheimer Rd

    • Registration includes: Three craft brews, brunch buffet, pint glass, race tee & entry into the coolest post race party ever!  

  • Apr 25 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • NOTE:  Likely one of our Saturday workouts will be cancelled when the Park is closed for Memorial Park Brunch Run. (As of 12/31/2019, the date has not yet been announced).

MAY

  • May 02 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • May 09 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • May 16 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • May 23 -- Regular Saturday workout at Memorial Park.

  • May 30 -- Spring 2020 end-of-season Picnic at Memorial Park

    • Athletes, volunteers, family & friends, furry friends -- all welcome !  

    • Time:  Workout 10 am; Picnic ~11 am​​

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