The Ronald McDonald House of Providence Running Club

We welcome runners and walkers of all abilities! Become a member to receive top-notch coaching, a great social atmosphere, and a gang to cheer you on—all while supporting the Ronald McDonald House, which provides care for families when their child has a medical crisis.

For this week's track workout, click here.

Starting on Monday, June 3
All club workouts will be held at the
HOPE HIGH SCHOOL TRACK
324 Hope Street Providence, RI 02906
due to construction work at the Brown Stadium throughout June.

Normal outdoor practice is at Brown’s Outdoor Track at the corner of Elmgrove Ave & Sessions St.
Entrance is at the gate on Sessions St.

Saturday, June 15, 2024, 7:30 AM
Long run. Meet at the Hope St. end of Blackstone Blvd...

***** HOPE HIGH SCHOOL TRACK JUNE WORKOUTS *****
324 Hope Street Providence, RI 02906

Monday, June 17, 2024:
Warmup at 5:30am, practice starts 6:00am
500 x 7

Wednesday, June 19, 2024
******* NO PRACTICE - JUNETEENTH ******

Thursday, June 20, 2024:
5:45pm-7:15pm
2x800 3 sets / optional mile

Saturday, June 22, 2024 7:30 AM
Long run. Meet at the Hope St. end of Blackstone Blvd...

Monday, June 24, 2024:
Warmup at 5:30am, practice starts 6:00am
400-500 x 4

Tempo Tuesday June 25, 2024: 6:00 AM
(2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month)
Meet and ready to run at 6am in front of the Brown Stadium on Elmgrove Ave.

Wednesday June 26, 2024: Warmup at 5:30am, practice starts 6:00am
Thursday June 27, 2024: 5:45pm-7:15pm
mile / 2x800 / 4x400 / optional mile

Saturday June 29, 2024: 7:30 AM
Long run. Meet at the Hope St. end of Blackstone Blvd...

For more details, click here...

 

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We offer early morning track workouts, a weekly tempo run, and a Sunday group run.

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