Sign Up Donate
Location: Greenville, SC US 29607
Description

Upstate Running Club

The Upstate Running Club was founded in 2020 and serves the needs of the running & fitness community with weekly club runs, races, volunteer efforts, and youth organized training sessions. The URC has quickly become the biggest club in the state of South Carolina with over 1500 club members and host over 30 races in the Upstate. The Upstate Running Club is a proud member of the Road Runners Club of America. The URC is a 501(c)(3) organization and is organized and managed by a board of directors and executive committee. 
The mission of the Upstate Running Club is to promote running, fitness, and wellness to all members of the Upstate Community through group runs, local sponsorships, and cost effective races. Consider joining us for our weekly group runs. 

 

Upstate Running Club Youth Team

The Upstate Running Club has filed its articles of organization with the state of South Carolina and the federal government to obtain its 501(c)(3) status as a non profit. Our goal is to bring our passion of running to the youth of the Upstate by providing FREE organized runs, training sessions, and racing opportunities throughout the year.
 
Without Limits Coaching service is the title sponsor of the Upstate Running Club teams and will be providing training for youth athletes this year! This year we are bringing youth training sessions to Christ Church Episcopal School starting on June 5th. The program will offer a 60 minute session lead by our sponsored coaches at Without Limits along with volunteer parent coaches. The program will be held every Sunday starting on June 5th at 6pm through Thanksgiving weekend. We will offer our youth runners a racing singlet, discounts at our local running store Run Inn, and discounted race entries to several events throughout the upstate. We as a team will also organize track and cross country races that are open to the public. We will be training for the Footlocker Championships held in Charlotte each year at McAlpine Park.
  • Ages 6 - 12 of all abilities
  • June 5th Start - November 12th Finish on Sundays @ 6pm
  • Christ Church School - Track and Athletic Fields
 
Through your club membership dues and donation we will be able to offer: 
  • Weekly Youth Training Sessions
  • Scholarships for underprivilege athletes
  • Training Equipment
  • Training Facility Rental
  • Travel Expenses
  • Racing Opportunities

 

Club Benefits

  • Club Discount: $5 OFF All Go Green Events
  • Club Discount: $3 OFF All Upstate Ultra Races
  • Club Discount: 5% OFF All Partner Races
  • Club Discount $5 OFF South Carolina Tri Series
  • EARLY BIRD 48 HOUR REGISTRATION ACCESS
  • UPSTATE RUNNING CLUB SINGLET
  • 15% OFF Local Running Store, Run In
  • Weekly Club Runs and Socials

 

Club Race Series Information

  • Run In Series - Here
  • Brewery 85 Series - Here
  • Trail Series - Here

 

Club Partners

  • Go-Green Events - Here
  • Upstate Ultra Trail Races - Here
  • Without Limits Adult Coaching - Here
  • Without Limits Youth Coaching - Here
  • Run In - Here
Membership Levels

2022 Upstate Running Club (Individual)

  • $5 OFF ALL GO GREEN EVENTS
  • $3 OFF ALL UPSTATE ULTRA EVENTS
  • 5% OFF ALL PARTNER RACES ON GO GREEN WEBSITE
  • EARLY BIRD 48 HOUR REGISTRATION ACCESS
  • UPSTATE RUNNING CLUB SINGLET
  • 15% OFF Local Running Store - Run In
  • Weekly Club Runs and Socials
Maximum Number of Members Included in Membership: 1

Membership Options

Membership From January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022: $25.00 + $2.50 Processing Fee (Prorated)

2022 Upstate Running Club (Family)

  • $5 OFF ALL GO GREEN EVENTS
  • $3 OFF ALL UPSTATE ULTRA EVENTS
  • 5% OFF ALL PARTNER RACES ON GO GREEN WEBSITE
  • EARLY BIRD 48 HOUR REGISTRATION ACCESS
  • UPSTATE RUNNING CLUB SINGLET
  • 15% OFF Local Running Store, Run In
  • Weekly Club Runs and Socials
Maximum Number of Members Included in Membership: 5

Membership Options

Membership From January 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022: $40.00 + $3.00 Processing Fee (Prorated)
Club Officers
Name Title
Claire Blanton President
Matthew Hammersmith Vice President & Race Director
Georg Zimmer Treasurer
Emily Smith Secretary
Jonathan Smith Past President
Kari Hill Social Media Moderator
Jonathan Fenske Graphic Design
Alex Ball Timing Assistant
Bill Linn Timing Assistant
Katie Smith Board Member & Photographer
Jay Baker DJ & PA System
Victoria Hammersmith Elite Team Coach
Deborah Ashton Volunteer Coordinator
James Ashton Emergency Care
TreesUpstate Event Benefactor
Julie Valentine Center Event Benefactor
William Gorman Board Member
Matthew Robert Board Member
Percy Connor Web Master
Tiffany Horne Running Series
Sonnie Blaese Equipment Coordinator
Claire Blanton Anderson Chapter President
Kim Russel Greenwood Chapter President
Matthew Hammersmith Greenville Chapter President
Connie Gardner Spartanburg Chapter President
Club Contact Information
318 Spokane Drive
Greenville, SC US 29607
Phone: 864-867-2569
Website: https://www.urcyouthteam.com/

If you have any questions about this club, click the button below.

Club Membership Discounts

As a member of this club, you can get discounts for the following races:


© 2022 RunSignup, Inc.  

If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies. We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them by visiting our Privacy Policy.

If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies.