The Galesburg Road Runners club is the local chapter of the Road Runners Club of America. GRRC promotes running as a means of good health, self-satisfaction and improvement, fellowship and friendly competition in area road races. Membership in GRRC is open to all persons regardless of age, sex, ethnic origin or ability.
GRRC sponsors three main running events in Galesburg; the Carl Sandburg College 4 and 2 mile runs and Kids Prairie Dash in April, Railroad Days 5K Run June, and the Turkey Trot 5K in November. There are also club newsletters, RRCA Membership and RRCA quarterly newsletter, eligibility to participate in the Grand Prix Race Circuit, Annual Banquet, GRRC races with membership discounts, Members also receive nine local newsletters containing an area race calendar, and results of fellow members, club activities and editorials.
All runners, walkers and their families are encouraged to join. Come on out and join us!