National Park Half Marathon Series

Holly Springs Run Club is now officially registered into the 2017 Club Program for the National Park Half Marathon Series (hosted by Vacation Races Running Club). Every member of the club will enjoy the benefit of saving 15% on all of their events, as well as other prizes given throughout the year. Since the 15% coupon [...]

March 7th, 2017|

Runner Profile – Christian Duhon

Name: Christian Duhon What town do you live in now: Cary Where are you originally from: Virginia Beach When did you start running: When I was 6 years old I ran the Shamrock Final Mile Kid’s Run. I ran my first 5k race when I was 7 and finished it in 28:34. Why did you start running: [...]

March 7th, 2017|

Runner Profile – Robin Stanton

Name: Robin Stanton What town do you live in now: Holly Springs Where are you originally from: Raleigh, NC. Yes, a true native! When did you start running: 10 years ago Why did you start running: Trying to get back into shape after having kids, stress, and I have crazy high cholesterol and didn’t want to go on medication.  [...]

February 13th, 2017|

Runner Profile – Melissa Wenzel

Name: Melissa Wenzel What town do you live in now: Holly Springs Where are you originally from: Montoursville, Pennsylvania When did you start running: I started running in high school in Track and Cross Country. Why did you start running: Well, I wanted to participate in a sport in high school and I wasn’t too keen on softball, [...]

January 26th, 2017|

Runner Profile – Dave Karls

This guy is a running machine.  He constantly runs.  If he’s not at one of our scheduled runs he seemingly it coordinating an unofficial run.  He has turned out to be a good friend to many other runners in this club and is a sponsor at most of the local races.  He’s a quality dude [...]

January 8th, 2017|

2016 Christmas Drive

  Over the past month, the Holly Springs Run Club was able to raise over $2400 for our annual Christmas Drive. This week our crew used those funds to purchase over 200 gifts which they wrapped and delivered to 28 to local people in our community who needed a little help this Christmas. The HSRC spirit [...]

December 21st, 2016|

Runner Profile – Jody Jordan

One of our favorite, most popular and lovable members is Jody Jordan. She has a great sense of humor and is quick to help anyone around her. HSRC is a better club because with Jody in it. Name: Jody Jordan What town do you live in now: Holly Springs Where are you originally from: Born [...]

December 16th, 2016|

Runner Profile – Jaime Baliva

Runner Profile time!! Woohoo!!! I remember the first time I ran side by side with Jaime Baliva. It was a Pole to Pole run and the two of us chatted for the last 3 miles or so. I thought to myself that she was driven. She was motivated. She was funny. And she cussed....more than [...]

November 28th, 2016|

Runner Profile – Joe Barrett

This week we have a new Runner Profile (after a couple reruns last week). I love stories like these. The whole "I wasn't a runner but now I am" story never gets old. This offers other people hope. And this guy has a marathon coming up in 6 days!! Thank you, Joseph Barrett, for sharing [...]

November 7th, 2016|

HSRC – Who We Are

Dear HSRC, This is such an exciting day for HSRC. Two years ago, a couple of friends and I were doing our long run together and chatting about how it would be nice to try and bring fellow runners together to start a “run club.” After a couple months of planning we set a schedule. [...]

September 20th, 2016|