News and Upcoming Events:

  • Attention BARCers of all paces and ages! We're going streaking!
    Become a "BARC Fall 2017 Streaker"

    Run at least 3 HARRA Fall Series races.

    *Must be an active BARC and HARRA member*

    Receive a limited edition BARC Streaker singlet just in time for the Chevron Houston Marathon/Aramco Houston Half Marathon.

    Run 4 or all 5 HARRA Fall Series races (Super Streaker)
    Receive the limited edition singlet
    Plus your name will be placed in a raffle for a free pair of shoes.

    Help BARC to reclaim the title of HARRA Fall Series Champion! Registration prices go up on the first of each month, so don't delay! Keep an eye out for the next eBARCer for more info. 

    ***There is still one more race in the Fall Series - sign up for this Sunday's 30K in Sugar Land!***
  • The Galveston Marathon and Half Marathon will take place Sunday, February 18. Register now! 
  • Registration is open for the Jail Break Half Marathon on Saturday, February 24. Check your eBARCer for discount code!
  • Thursday's social run - Check out BARC's Facebook page to find out where we're meeting for this week's social run.  Runs typically start at 6pm and vary between 3-5 miles...followed by food and beer!  All paces welcome!
  • Visit the HARRA race calendar for other upcoming races....or to post your race!


  • BARC needs volunteers to help with the Mile 11.5 water stop of the Chevron Houston Marathon. Contact Lisa Pace for more details!
  • There are always opportunties to help out at upcoming races!  Contact Brandon Weaver if you'd like more details.


  • Check out HARRA's race results page to find all recent results in the Houston area. 
  • HARRA's individual, club & team competition results are updated throughout the season.  BARC took the overall club and team competition for four consecutive seasons (2014-2015), so come help us get back to the top in Fall 2016 - Spring 2017!


Congratulations to all of our 2017 BARC Annual Awards Winners!

BARCer of the Year:
Jeanette Haas and Dave Conklin

Runner of the Year:
Female: Sara Scarritt
Male: David Leach
Master Female: Leslie Schaschl
Master Male: Buddy Brown

Volunteer of the Year: Dave Muston

Newcomer of the Year:
Female: Chris-Ann Nixon
Male: Robby Nixon

Most Improved:
Female: Tanya Barrington
Male: Jay Lira

Comeback: John Nicodemus

Jetsetter: David Painter
Hardware King: Dale Kohn
Social Director Awesomeness: Keith Schreiter
The Beefiest: Hung Nguyen
Paparazzi of the Year: Michael Smyer
Race Photographer of the Year: Michelle Lee
Speediest Selfies: David Raines
Energizer Bunny: John Nguyen
Lifetime Achievement Award: Jay Lee

BARC is a HARRA and RRCA affiliated club.  When joining HARRA, don't forget to designate BARC as your running club!


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