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The Palo Alto Run Club participates in, supports, and produces both non-competitive and competitive group running events in the Palo Alto Area and nearby communities. Runners of all ages, abilities, and ambitions are invited to join the club and participate in our running and social activities.

Upcoming events (5+)

PARC - Saturday Morning Run

Sawyer Camp Trail at Crystal Springs Reservoir

On most Saturday mornings (see activities calendar), starting a little after 8:00 am, a PARC run takes place at Sawyer Camp (map and parking info below). These group runs focus on marathon training. Most of us run about 12 miles. Some do less. And some club members start as early as 7:00am and complete up to 20 miles. http://www.parunclub.com/page/saturday-morning-run

PARC Monday Evening Run

Cobb Track and Angell Field

Our Monday night runs are about 5-6 miles long. We leave from the parking lot of the Stanford track (295 Galvez St, Stanford, CA 94305, USA). Around 6:25 pm, new members are welcomed, we share race results, and we announce future races and club activities. The run starts promptly at 6:30 pm. More information can be found here: http://www.parunclub.com/page/monday-night-runs

PARC - Tuesday Interval Workout

Cobb Track and Angell Field

On Tuesday evenings, PARC runners meet at on the Stanford Track for interval training. Runners of all abilities are welcome to join in the fun. Novices, newcomers and runners of all abilities are always welcome. For first-timers, a steady aerobic mileage base of at least 15-20 miles per week is recommended. ***Please arrive in time to be fully warmed up before the 6:30 announcements.*** TIME AND LOCATION At about 6:30pm, a brief club meeting is held at which new members are welcomed, and club activities are announced. The intervals start immediately after. Participants are encouraged to show up earlier to have time for a proper warm up. Tuesday night intervals are held at Angell Field track (Galvez St at Campus Dr on the Stanford campus). Meet at the corner of the track nearest the Track House. http://www.parunclub.com/page/tuesday-night-interval

Walking Group sponsored by the Palo Alto Run club

Lucie Stern Community Center

A walking group by the Palo Alto Run club will start 15 minutes before the rest of the club starts its weekly run and will be led by Kirsten Kempe. The tour will start at around 6:05pm and lasts for approximately 1 hour. Every Wednesday, starting at the Lucie Stern Community Center in Palo Alto. The route is rotated among several favorites.

Past events (995)

PARC - Wednesday Evening Run

Lucie Stern Community Center

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