Spring 2022

Achilles-Houston will follow COVID guidelines outlined by local authorities, the CDC, and Achilles International. 

The safety and health of our Achilles family is paramount.
 

As always, all workouts & race day events are free.  For scheduled races, athletes & guides will get registration information through email.  To assist in planning, we ask that you RSVP for workouts and events. For new athletes & volunteers, please contact us - Click HERE.  To RSVP, click HERE 

Achilles (every) Saturday Workouts take place at 10 am at the Achilles base in Memorial Park.  We are there (almost) every weekend, with the possible exception of race weekends and holidays or when the park is closed.  The dates below list special events and races that we will be doing.  If they occur on a Saturday, there will be NO workout.  Please continue to check the schedule, as it may change.  

Schedule UpdatesPlease check back from time to time for updates to our workout and Race schedule.  Click HERE for our Summer Schedule.

To get more information about workouts or races or volunteering, contact us either Gloria@AchillesHouston.org or Cathy@AchillesHouston.org 

JANUARY

  • Jan 1 - BONUS RACE - Vintage Park New Year's Day Classic 10K

  • Jan 8 - Workout & parking pass pickup 10 am

    • Memorial Park

    • Rain location:  MMSC (West Gray)

  • January 15 & 16 - RACE DAYS - Houston Marathon Weekend

    • Sat,  Jan 15 -  We Are Houston 5K 

    • Sun, Jan 16 - Chevron Houston Marathon / Aramco Half Marathon

  • Jan 22 - Achilles on Ice  - Discovery Green Ice Rink

    • When: 10:30 am arrival; Skating from 11 am to 12:15 pm

    • Who: Achilles Athletes w/manual wheelchairs and those on foot; volunteers/guides, family & friend

    • RSVP by Jan 21  

   Jan 27 - Achilles 9th Birthday! 

  • Jan 29  - Workout (Memorial Park) w/ Achilles 9th Birthday Celebration  

FEBRUARY

  • Feb 5 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • Feb 12 - Achilles Family Valentine's Party - 11 am

    • Where:  Maggiano's Little Italy
                    1019 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056​

    • RSVP required - click HERE

    • Note: No regular workout

  • Feb 13 (Sunday) - BONUS RACE - Galveston Marathon

    • Please contact us if you are interested - click HERE

  • Feb 19 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • Feb 26 - NO WORKOUT - (Archery has been cancelled)

    • No regular workout (park closed for rodeo trail riders)​ 

    • Archery facility delayed in opening their new location

MARCH

  • Mar 5 (Sat) - ​RACE DAY - Bayou City Classic 5K/10K

    • Please contact us if you are interested - click HERE

  • Mar 12 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • Mar 19 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • Mar 26 - Axe Throwing

    • When: 11:30 am​ - 1 pm

    • Where: Houston Axe Throwing, 6734 Larkwood Dr, Suite B, Houston

    • RSVP Requiredclick HERE

    • No regular workout

  • Mar 27 (Sunday) - BONUS RACE - Pearland Half Marathon

    • Please contact us if you are interested - click HERE

APRIL

  • Apr 2 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • Apr 9 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • Apr 10 (Sunday) - BONUS RACE - Vintage Park 13.1

    • Please contact us if you are interested - click HERE

  • Apr 16 - NO WORKOUT

  • Apr 23 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • Apr 30 - Origami w/Max Nguyen (VI Athlete) & Luncheon

    • When: 10:30 am​ - 12:30 pm

    • Where: MMSC, 1475 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019

    • RSVP Requiredclick HERE

    • No regular workout

  • UPDATE:  West End Brew Run 5K delayed - stay tuned for date

MAY

  • May 05 - Workout (MMSC - 1475 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019)

  • May 07 - Team Achilles Kids (TAK) Kickoff Fun Run (Memorial Park)

  • May 12 - Workout (MMSC - 1475 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019)

  • May 14 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • May 19 - Workout (MMSC - 1475 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019)

  • May 21 - Workout (Memorial Park)

  • May 26 - Workout (MMSC - 1475 W Gray St, Houston, TX 77019)

  • May 28 - NO WORKOUT