Houston Area Road Runners / www.harra.org
The Houston Area Road Runners Association (HARRA, pronounced hurrah) is a nonprofit association, founded in 1993, to promote running as a competitive sport and a healthful exercise in the Houston area. HARRA’s most important purpose is to provide the running community with a collective voice on issues that affect all runners in the Houston area.
Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) / www.rrca.org
The Road Runners Club of America is the national association of running clubs, running events, and runners dedicated to promoting long distance running as a competitive sport and as healthful exercise. RRCA’s mission is to represent and promote the common interest of its member clubs, events, and individual runners through education, leadership, programs and other services.
Runner Triathlete News – Results / www.texasrunnertriathlete.com
Provides a race calendar and race results for running and triathlon events in the local area as well as the national level. Also provides links to race web sites and on line registration for events.
USA Triathlon / www.usatriathlon.org
USA Triathlon is the sanctioning authority for more than 2,000 diverse events ranging from grass-roots to high profile races nationwide. The organization works to create interest and participation in a variety of programs including camps, clinics, races and educational opportunities.
Lorenzen Cancer Foundation / www.tofightcancer.com
Lorenzen Cancer Foundation aims at raising awareness and funds to support pancreatic cancer research. Participants pledge to raise money by walking or running in an event of their choosing – including marathons, half marathons, 10, and 5Ks.