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About Us

About Us

Train, Race, Run, Jog, Walk, and Give Back

Austin Runners Club has weekly training runs, social runs, and our members have access to numerous membership benefits

ARC organizes the Daisy 5K, the Decker Challenge Half Marathon, Austin Distance Challenge, and the newly acquired Zilker Relays.

Train Together

Discover a run club near you to connect with other runners.

Go to the Finish Line

Receive invitations to social runs and special discounts on race entry fees.

Philanthropic Runs

Get involved in the community and support local charities.

Our Values

Through running we strive to build a healthier and more active community regardless of ability, age, or background. We promote healthy living, inclusion for all, educational opportunities, and giving back to make our local communities better.


We believe in the power of running to motivate people to do more and be healthier. We want to bring that to everyone. 

Community Impact

We want to bring together all Austinite runners and support local non-profits organizations.

Healthy Living

We believe running promotes long-term benefits that improve the mind, body, and soul. 


We engage with experts to educate and provide learning opportunities to our members to benefit from new trends, ideas, and science.

Get Involved

Austin Runners Club offers weekly training runs, social runs, and organized races.

Join an ARC Run Group

Are you looking for a running club to join? We have active run clubs is all areas of Austin! North, South, East, West, we got you covered.

Register for a Race

We organize and partner with endurance road race events in the Austin-area and host a six-race series challenge.


Are you considering volunteering at an Austin Runners Club event or program? Sign-up today to support other runners and get inspired.

Interested In Becoming a Partner?

In order to provide quality events to our participants, members, and volunteers, we rely on donations and in-kind sponsorships.

We would be happy to discuss options for the Zilker Relays, Decker Challenge, Daisy Dash, Austin Distance Challenge, or any ARC member events.