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WELCOME TO WERC!

The 12th affiliate of the FFP Running Clubs organization! We run every Tues. night (rain or shine) 5:30pm-8:30pm MISSION:
West End Running Club is dedicated to making Houston a healthier and happier place to live by promoting a culture of fitness, fun, and philanthropy.

-Encouraging people of all fitness levels to make running a fun part of their daily lives

-Enabling people to meet new friends and socialize with other fitness-minded individuals

-Empower people to advance the health and well-being of our community by giving back
Company OverviewThe West End - A Public House - Houston, TX hosts a weekly run every Tuesday night from 5:30pm to 8:30pm.

We meet at The West End every Tuesday night, then run a 2, 3, 4 or 6 mile route and meet back at The West End for a bite to eat & beer. FREE to join!

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Special 7th-year anniversary at The West End!

The West End

You are not obligated to run, please invite friends to this tremendous party with a raffle benefitting Achille International. WERC's 7 year Runniversary! SEVEN incredibly fun years of fitness, fun & philanthropy! We will hold our annual FUNdraising raffle with some great prizes in which all proceeds will go directly to Achilles International Houston! Tickets will be $10 per raffle ticket & you can buy as many as you like! You must be present to win. The Houston Chapter of Achilles International has a mission to enable people with all types of disabilities to participate in mainstream athletics in order to promote personal achievement, enhance self esteem, and lower barriers to living a fulfilling life. https://www.achilleshouston.org/ We don't judge! ALL fitness levels welcome! Over 1,000 members, typically over 75 folks show up per given Tuesday. We meet EVERY Tuesday, rain or shine! Like us on Facebook to keep up with ALL of our runtivities! https://www.facebook.com/pages/West-End-Running-Club/487284437967738 Please note: Being part of WERC is a privilege. We ask that you abide by our rules in order to be a part of our team. Our club is supported strictly by volunteers & sponsors. Please be respectful of the run club officers, management, and staff. Route: North on Yorktown, run along crush gravel path alongside Tanglewood, and head back to the West End for even more fun.

Happy hour RUN at The West End!

The West End

Happy RUN hour! **YOU MUST CHECK IN PRIOR TO RUNNING. No prior check in, no food or prizes.** 2-4 mile run, walk or crawl! We don't judge! ALL fitness levels welcome! Start as early as 5:30, but most arrive between 6:00-6:15 Post-run, we stick around for a bite, beer and make some new friends! Beer specials for runners on Tuesday. After 10 Tuesday runs, you will receive a free West End Run Club T-shirt! Also, those completing 10 runs will receive a free beer from Saint Arnold's brewery if you are wearing your West End T-shirt each Tuesday after your run. Over 1,000 members, typically over 75 folks show up per given Tuesday We meet EVERY Tuesday, rain or shine! Like us on Facebook to keep up with ALL of our runtivities! https://www.facebook.com/pages/West-End-Running-Club/487284437967738 Please note: Being part of WERC is a privilege. We ask that you abide by our rules in order to be a part of our team. Our club is supported strictly by volunteers & sponsors. Please be respectful of the run club officers, management, and staff. Route: North on Yorktown, run along crush gravel path alongside Tanglewood, and head back to the West End for even more fun.

bRUNch! -- last Sunday of each month.

The West End

We meet the last Sunday of every month for a longer run & brunch! We will have 3 coordinated groups, but you are welcome to run the routes alone. The West End opens at 11 am, so please plan your run accordingly. ***PLEASE SIGN IN PRIOR TO RUN** As the months progress, we'll add longer distances. The distances and start times for each bRUNch will be listed in the comments section for this meetup. The monthly 2-6 mile routes are always the same. The coordinated groups typically start at 10:00 AM for 6 miler or 10:15 AM for the 4 or less miles. The longest distance varies depending on the season, and will be listed in the comments section of the meetup with distance & meetup time. One can always arrive earlier to allow more time to run. All mimosas and food are for runners only, and while supplies last. Like us on Facebook to keep up with ALL of our runtivities! https://www.facebook.com/pages/West-End-Running-Club/487284437967738 The 4 mile run is the same as our Tuesday course: http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/688262126 The 6 miler is an extension of our Tuesday 4 mile run loop with a lollipop: http://www.mapmyrun.com/us/bellaire-tx/werc-6-miles-route-179955268 ***** Note location of Water Fountains labeled with 'W' on map below. These water fountains are also located on the 4 and 6 mile routes as well. These courses can be synchronized to your phone via Mapmyrun. You can also view the map on your laptop/tablet and go to the right hand margin to click ‘larger view” for precise instructions on turns for your run

Happy hour RUN at The West End!

The West End

Happy RUN hour! **YOU MUST CHECK IN PRIOR TO RUNNING. No prior check in, no food or prizes.** 2-4 mile run, walk or crawl! We don't judge! ALL fitness levels welcome! Start as early as 5:30, but most arrive between 6:00-6:15 Post-run, we stick around for a bite, beer and make some new friends! Beer specials for runners on Tuesday. After 10 Tuesday runs, you will receive a free West End Run Club T-shirt! Also, those completing 10 runs will receive a free beer from Saint Arnold's brewery if you are wearing your West End T-shirt each Tuesday after your run. Over 1,000 members, typically over 75 folks show up per given Tuesday We meet EVERY Tuesday, rain or shine! Like us on Facebook to keep up with ALL of our runtivities! https://www.facebook.com/pages/West-End-Running-Club/487284437967738 Please note: Being part of WERC is a privilege. We ask that you abide by our rules in order to be a part of our team. Our club is supported strictly by volunteers & sponsors. Please be respectful of the run club officers, management, and staff. Route: North on Yorktown, run along crush gravel path alongside Tanglewood, and head back to the West End for even more fun.

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Happy hour RUN at The West End!

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