Group Runs

DISCLAIMER: The listed running groups/group runs are independent and not affiliated with, nor endorsed by, the Memphis Runners Track Club. Memphis Runners Track Club makes no representation that the information provided is accurate. Persons who wish to participate in activities with these groups should contact the individuals listed for further information and participate at their own risk.

SUNDAY AM
Run: Germantown Thoroughbreds
Time: 7:00am - (Oct. thru May); 6:30am - (June thru Sept.)
Place: Panera Bread, 7850 Poplar Ave, Germantown
Distance: 4, 7, 12.5, or more miles
Contact: Charles Hurst, 901-491-2096 churst9676@gmail.com
Info: Water stops provided on the course. Big fun group with all paces.

Run: CoolRunnings
Time: 7:00am prompt
Place: Shelby Farms Visitor's Center (lower parking lot)
Distance: 10+ miles

Run: iMARG - Indian Memphis Area Runners Group
Time: 7:00am on Weekends (mostly Sundays)
Place: Johnson Park, Collierville
Distance: Varies from 3.1 miles to 20 miles
Contact: Sheshu Belde 901-413-4456
Info: If you are looking for group running and make new running friends by just showing up or sending Facebook request.

Run: Fitness 1440 Running Club
Time: 8:30am
Place: Overton Bark dog park entrance beside Greensward
Info: Coaches will be running the loop around the Old Forest State Natural Area twice (~1.5 mi), but participants can run as few or many loops as wanted
SUNDAY PM
 
MONDAY AM
MONDAY PM
Run: Sea Isle Park Runners
Time: 5:30pm
Place: McWherter Senior Center, 1355 Estate Dr
Distance: 1 mile - 5K
Contact: Facebook page

Run: Fleet Feet Coed Fun Run
Time: 6:00pm
Place: Fleet Feet, 4530 Poplar Ave, Ste 102, Memphis
Distance: 3, 5, 7 mile options - all paces welcome!
Contact: Eric Flanders: 901-761-0078

Run: The Southaven Striders
Time: 6:00pm
Place: Central Park in Southaven (meet at Tchulahoma Rd and Central Park)
Distance: 3-5 miles (pace: 9-12 minute miles)

Run: RunFest Collierville
Time: 6:30pm
Place: Meet in the YogaFest parking lot, 366 New Byhalia (across from Target)
Distance: 4 miles - all paces welcome

Run: The Salty Dogs of Bardog Tavern
Time: 7:00pm
Place: In front of Bardog Tavern at 73 Monroe Ave.
Distance: 3-5 mile run through historic downtown Memphis. Afterward enjoy food, drink, and camaraderie.
 
TUESDAY AM
Run: Fitness Plus Lunch Run
Time: 11:45am
Place: Fitness Plus, 2598 Corporate Ave, off Nonconnah Blvd between Milbranch & Democrat
Distance: 7-Miles
Contact: Rick Ellis 901-345-1036
Info: Showers and extras available for your convenience. Access to Fitness Plus facilities free to runners on these days.

Run: Overton Park Grass Run
Time: 8:05am
Place: Overton Park 4-way stop near Golfhouse
Distance: mostly grass - 3-6 miles, all paces
Contact: Paul Sax 901-276-5758
TUESDAY PM
Run: Track House Workout
Time: 6:00pm
Place: University of Memphis Old Field House Track
Distance: Various Workouts
Contact: Paul Sax 901-276-5758

Run: Black Men Run Memphis
Time: 6:30pm
Place: Hailey Athletic Complex, 8750 Farmington Blvd
Distance: about 4 miles

Run: Grivet Outdoors Run
Time: 6:30pm
Place: starts at Grivet Outdoors, 2164 Young Ave - runs all over the Cooper Young neighborhood
Distance: 3-4 miles
Contact: Kim Sanders kim@grivetoutdoors.com
 
WEDNESDAY AM
Run: The Southaven Striders
Time: 6:00am
Location: Central Park in Southaven (meet at Tchulahoma Rd and Central Park)
Distance: 3-5 miles (Pace: 9-12 minute miles)
Contact: Kyle McCoy: kalmac220@gmail.com 901-299-8630
WEDNESDAY PM
Run: MidTown Run
Time: 6:00pm
Place: Corner of Madison & Tucker, across from Huey's (1927 Madison Ave.)
Distance: 6 miles

Run: Bartlett UMC
Place: Bartlett United Methodist Church
Distance: Varies

Run: Bartlett Run
Time: 6:30pm
Place: W.J. Freeman Park, 2629 Bartlett Blvd
Distance: 4-6 miles
Contact: Facebook

Run: Breakaway Running
Time: 6:00pm
Place: Meet at the Wolf River Breakaway Store on Germantown Pkwy.
Info: Call Barry at 722-8797" or 754-8254 for more info.
 
THURSDAY AM
Run: Overton Park Grass Run
Time: 8:05am
Place: Overton Park 4-way stop near Golfhouse
Distance: mostly grass runs - 3-6 miles, all paces
Contact: Paul Sax 901-276-5758
THURSDAY PM
Run: Breakaway Running
Time: 6:00pm
Place: Midtown store, 2109 Madison Ave.
Contact: Barry at 722-8797 or 754-8254 for info.
Info:Beginners Group

Run: Fleet Feet
Time: 6:00pm
Contact: Feb at 761-0078 or lovetorun@fleetfeetmemphis.com
Info: Fleet Feet hosts individualized speedwork sessions including track and tempo workouts for runners who want to get a little quicker. No fees.

Run: Sea Isle Park Runners
Time: 6:00pm
Place: McWherter Senior Center, 1355 Estate Dr
Distance: 1 mile - 5K
Contact: Facebook page

Run: Square Runners
Time: 6:00pm
Place: Parking lot behind Highlander Pub at Collierville Square (180 Washington St)
Distance: 1.5 miles, 3 miles
Info: Free to join, just show up. every pace from walking to running. Many bring their kids in strollers. After the run, most of us go to the patio at Highlander and enjoy a drink or food while socializing and letting the kids play.

Run: Collierville Run
Time: 6:30pm
Place: Praire Life Fitness
Info: You'll see a bunch of people standing around getting ready to run. It lasts for one hour. Tuesday we usually do speed work and Thursday is usually a long run.
 
FRIDAY AM
FRIDAY PM
 
SATURDAY AM
Run: Breakaway Running
Info: Breakaway's Marathon and Half Marathon Training Group meets each Saturday morning through December (check website or Facebook page for location and time) to help prepare our friends for the annual St. Jude Marathon. Come join us!
Contact: 722-8797

Run: Black Men Run Memphis
Time: 6:00am
Place: Code Enforcement, 6465 Mullins Station Rd

Run: Fleet Feet Long Runs
Time: 7:00am
Info: Fleet Feet hosts long runs on Saturday mornings geared toward upcoming races. Many distance options are available.

Run: Outdoors Inc Trail Running
Time: 8:00am
Location: Wolf River Trail, Shelby Forest or Herb Parsons
Distance: 5 to 10 miles or more

Run: Desoto Runners Club
Time: 7:00am or 8:00am (seasonal)
Location: Desoto Athletic Club, Southaven, MS at Getwell and Goodman

Run: Memphis Gazelles Long Run
Distance: Variable throughout the year
Details: Prepare for your next race and make new Running Friends by just showing up!
Location: Shelby Farms and other Memphis locations.
Info: All distances and paces welcome!

Run: Mommies on the Move
Time: 9:00am
Location: Shelby Farms Visitor Center.
Info: This group is geared for moms with strollers and/or toddlers. The group leader information and meeting times can be found at http://www.seemommyrun.com

Run: Run and Play
Time: 9:00am, first Saturday of the month
Location: Various locations in town.
Info: This group is geared for moms with strollers and/or toddlers. More information can be found at http://www.seemommyrun.com

Run: DAC Fitness Collierville
Time: 9:30am
Distance: varies from 5K beginner up to half marathon training - various paces
Contact: Heather Nichols 651-1065 or Brandy Heckmann 443-653-0385

Run: FIT4MOM Family Run Club
Time: 8am - 2nd and 4th Saturdays (Sep 8 thru Nov 10)
Place: Woodland Discovery Playground at Shelby Farms, 651 N Pine Lake
Distance: 2-3 miles with 1 mile kids fun run
SATURDAY PM
 

For Moms with Stollers / Toddlers

Midsouth Fit Moms

Time and Place: meet early mornings 6:30am at various locations in the Bartlett and Cordova areas.
This group is geared for mom's with strollers and/or toddlers. More information can be found online at http://www.seemommyrun.com