Thursday, February 22, 2018

On Tour Reminder + Saturday/Sunday options

BRS On Tour 2018

Just a not so subtle reminder that the RSVP date for our on tour event is fast approaching THURSDAY 1ST MARCH - so we can secure accommodation!! 

Sign Up now to be part of it.

Information Sheet: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1rgw0CxnwnzdMAGtGmZijoITQ4l2s2UHc/view

Registration Form: https://brisbanerunsquad.typeform.com/to/cHOb0h

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2104555899569375/ 

It is a new format for us!! a BRS Road trip, convoy down and back, and multi-surface event, a variety of accommodation options and of course plenty of good times.

This Weekend
*Note: The South East QLD Trail Run at Ewen Maddock Dam is cancelled for Sunday

So...options! 

One thing we can confidently say is that we offer plenty of variety with our runs.

SATURDAY
Option 1: Northside Trail Run

When: Saturday 24th Feb

Where: Bunyaville State Forest.  Meet at the start of Parkrun in James Drysdale Reserve (follow the road down to the Netball club)

Time: 6am

What: 1 hour warmup in the bush, followed by 5km Parkrun.

*****if parkrun is cancelled we do have the option to run on the road along Jinker Track, so bring road shoes as well as trail shoes*****

Sunday 
Option 2:  Southside Trail Run

When: Sunday 25th Feb

Where: Daisy Hill State forest, Meet at First carpark on the left, off Daisy Hill Road

Time: 6am

What: 1.5hr approx trail run

We hope to see you soon

Happy Running
BRS Coaches 

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Saturday + BRS On Tour +Next Week

Saturday Sessions

If nothing else, BRS gives you choice!

This Saturday, you have a few options:

1. Southbank Run - River Run with Deputy Dan 

Meet Deputy Dan for a run at Southbank - choose your own adventure! A 15-20km, warm up and parkrun, just parkrun, run walk, go for it.

When: Saturday 17th February
Where:  Meet at the Stairs of the Southbank Social (old Southbank Surf Club)
Time: 6am kick off, 7:30am finish

*not no cost this week as Dan will not be brining the BRS Box, so BYO refreshments.

2. Obstacle Course Training with Matty L

Meet BRS Man (AKA Matty L) at Belbird Grove to be put through your paces!! and HAVE HEAPS of fun!!

When: Saturday 17th February
Where:  Meet at Bellbird Grove - about 3 km past Walkabout Creek, the GAP / Enoggera Reservoir.
Time: 6:30am kick off, 7:30am finish
What: strength and conditioning, team work, trail running!

P.S. Renae will be there to baby/kid sit.... no exuses!!

BBQ to follow

3. Trail Run with Renae 

Meet Renae for a hot and sweaty trail run through Bellbird Grove/Cedar Creek.

When: Saturday 17th February
Where:  Meet at Bellbird Grove Picnic Area- about 3 km past Walkabout Creek, the GAP / Enoggera Reservoir.
Time: 7:30am kick off 8:30am finish
What: 8-10km trail run

BRS On Tour 2018

So with our on tour confirmed, we released the information sheet and registration form last Monday.

Sign Up now to be part of it.

Information Sheet: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1rgw0CxnwnzdMAGtGmZijoITQ4l2s2UHc/view

Registration Form: https://brisbanerunsquad.typeform.com/to/cHOb0h

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2104555899569375/ 

It is a new format for us!! a BRS Road trip, convoy down and back, and multi-surface event, a variety of accommodation options and of course plenty of good times.

Next Week

Wednesday 21st February - PSST Renae is turning 40!

Renae's 40th Birthday is this Wednesday 21st February and she has chosen to spend it with you!!

She might have some training surprises install to mark and celebrate the occasion.

Come along and help her celebrate! 

SUNDAY South East QLD Trail Running Series

Don't forget Round 7 of the South East QLD Trail Running Series at Ewan Maddock Dam next Sunday 25th February
Information and Entry here  http://www.seqtrailrunningseries.com.au/


Happy Running

BRS Coaches

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Saturday Session

I can feel a swim coming on!!  Let's hit Southbank this week to enjoy the refreshing post run dip!

When: Saturday 10th Febuary

Time: 6am - 7:30am

Where: Meet near the stairs of the Southbank Social Bar (formally Southbank Surf Club)

What: whatever you like (as long as it involved running!) 8-10km warm up then parkrun, a 1.5 hour run, 5km parkrun! choices are endless.

Cost: $2

Followed by Breaky and coffee!!!!

Beach to Brother Running Festival

Our 2018 On Tour is confirmed! Information sheet and registration form will be released Monday 12 February! Spend your weekend planning to make it happen. Remember you don't have to be a BRS member, bring family, bring friends!

When: Thursday 27th September - Thursday 4th October

Race Date: Sunday 30th September

What: The course offers competitors the option to compete in a Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and a team Marathon (up to 4 individuals).  All of these distances start at various locations along the Marathon route and finish atop North Brother Mountain. Multi-surface experience, trails, paths, and beach.

Happy Running

BRS Coaches

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Saturday Session & special Monday Run

Saturday Session

Options, Options, Options.......
well options, options,

Option 1

When: Saturday 3rd Febuary

Where: Enoggera Reservior, Waterworks Road, The Gap
https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/Enoggera+Reservoir+QLD+4520/@-27.4298548,152.829826,13z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x6b91546c643eb3e3:0x502a35af3de8850!8m2!3d-27.4258953!4d152.8807427

Time: 6am - 7:30am with Matt
           7:30 start with Renae

What:
Complete the 11km loop around the reservoir or, there are many other shorter options.  Afterwards, take a dip in the water, and a coffee and breakfast at the Walkabout Creek Cafe.

Cost: $2

Option 2

When: Saturday 3rd Febuary

Time: 6am - 7:30am

Where: Meet near the stairs of the Southbank Social Bar (formally Southbank Surf Club)

What: whatever you like (as long as it involves running/walking!) 8-10km warm up then parkrun, a 1.5 hour run, 5km parkrun! choices, choices 

Cost: $2

Followed by a dip, breaky and coffee!!!!  Dan will be there to co-ordinate things.



Monday Evening Pre Wedding Run

Next Saturday 10th Febuary, 2 of our members, Michelle and Matt, are getting married! 

I knew BRS brings people together!!!!!!!  Second marriage so far, and counting.

Next Monday 6th February we will be holding a special wedding run to celebrate.

Join us for a run, then dinner and drinks at The Ship Inn afterwards.





Thursday, January 25, 2018

Saturday Session + South East QLD

Saturday Session - yep we are open! 

We know Southbank has the lagoon and parkrun......but New Farm has parkrun and the markets!!
Join us for a morning of running, stretching, chats, breaky, and coffee.

When: Saturday 27th January

Where: Meet at the Rotunda New Farm Park

Time: 6am - 7:30am

Options:
Longer run, long warm up + Newfarm parkrun, or if you are getting back into it, try a run/walk !

Cost: $2

Breaky and coffee at the Markets!  Bring a run.


Sunday: South East Queensland Trail Series

Race 5 @ Bunyaville  15.7km, 8.6km
  • James Drysdale Recreational Park (map)
  • Round 5 already!! A great run and nice and close! 
Give it a go, start with the 8.6km, it is an achievable challenging run, or step it up to the 15.7km

Happy Running
BRS Coaches 


Thursday, January 18, 2018

This Weekend & SEQ Trail Run Reminder

This Weekend

3 Options

Option 1: Spartan Training

When: Saturday 20th January

Where: Bellbird Grove Picnic Area, Enoggera Reservior

Time: 6:30 (Be there at 6:15 ready for a 6:30 start)

What: Spartan inspired obstacle course training


Option 2: Trail Run

When: Saturday 20th January

Where : Bellbird grove Picnic Area

Time: 6:30am for as long as you like

What: From this base there a km's of trail run tracks to be explored

Option 3: Long Run

When: Saturday 20th January

Time: 6am - 7:30am

Where: Meet near the stairs of the Southbank Social Bar (formally Southbank Surf Club)

What: whatever you like (as long as it involves running/walking!) 8-10km warm up then parkrun, a 1.5 hour run, 5km parkrun! choices, choices 

Please Note: Dan will be there to coordinate things, and will have some lollies at the end.

SEQ Trail Run Series

Don't forget there are still 4 more races to go.  To enter go to www.seqtrailrunningseries.com.au







Thursday, January 11, 2018

This Weekend special Parkruns & SEQ Trail Run Series reminder

This Weekend

A very special occasion for one of our BRSers.  Parkrun this weekend will be her 100th!
Help Michelle K celebrate this milestone by running with her and giving her support.  She will be competing at the Underwood Parkrun.





Another one of our BRSers will be celebrating his 50th Prkrun this weekend.  Help Dan D celebrate this milestone also at the same Underwood Parkrun.








One More......one of our junior members will be competing in his first Parkrun.  Help Arn celebrate his 1st time at Underwood Parkrun.

What: 100th, 50th, 1st Parkrun

Where: Parkrun Underwood.  Underwood Park, Underwood Road, Priestdale.

When: Saturday 13th January, 7am

As usual we will be there at 6am for a warm up run.  Up to you how long.

Followed by breakfast and coffee. (location TBC)

SEQ Trail Run Series

Don't forget there are still 4 more races to go.  To enter go to www.seqtrailrunningseries.com.au