SIERRA TRAILBLAZERS RUNNING CLUB
The mountains and foothills of Nevada and Placer counties are amazingly beautiful areas abundant with parks and trails, and we try to take advantage of it any chance we have. Walking, jogging, hiking, trekking, running, fastpacking in Grass Valley, Nevada City, Auburn and beyond.
Just step away from your device & get outdoors.
unplug & run
The Sierra TrailBlazers engage in community activities and social events to publicize the benefits of exercising. We not only exercise, we give back to our community in a number of ways. We award an annual scholarship to a student in our local high school track program. We volunteer for trail maintenance and at races, such as the Western States 100. And we join with other groups to offer community exercise programs at least once per year.
Old and young, newbies to veteran runners, covering all distances from a couple kilometers to 100+ milers. The Sierra TrailBlazers always has something going on. We'll tell ya all the local running dirt you should know.
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Every year we volunteer at the Western States Endurance Run. It is a great experience to see ultra-runners complete 55.7 miles through The Wilderness and The Canyons by the time they get to the Michigan Bluff Aid Station. The last of them are coming through as night falls. And all still have 44.5 miles to go!
The 2020 race will be on June 27th & 28th.
Whether you are looking to improve your health, your attitude, or you run just to get out of the house and get some "me" time and meet some new people from all walks of life.
For our STRC members we offer:
Fun Runs, Weekly Group Training Runs, Volunteer Opportunities, Potlucks & Speakers, a Monthly Newsletter and so much more!