Annual Fee

Las Cruces

Running Club

a "Grassroots" organization  dedicated to distance running. Join the Club!

  • Support the mission, vision and values of Las Cruces Running Club (LCRC)
  • Pay LCRC annual dues (see Membership application for term and fees)
  • Allow membership and participation in clubs and events without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, or age* (*minors may be excluded from membership at the discretion of Club leadership).
  • Operate in accordance with local, state and federal laws pertaining to this Club
  • Comply with LCRC/USATF/RRCA bylaws, policies and procedures governing membership, insurance programs, non-profit status and attest to having reviewed the guidelines for ‘Safe Group Runs and Safe Events’.

Las Cruces Running Club is a 501 (c)4 Non-Profit organization, founded February 2011 by Clifford Cole, Dorota Gruca, Lawrence Joy, and Allison Ostland. LCRC is a grassroots organization (Grassroots generally refers to local people working together or organizing to find solutions to problems within their communities). LCRC is an affiliated member of the National Office of USA Track and Field and RRCA and must abide by their regulations and guidelines and operate in accordance with local, state and federal laws pertaining to such organizations.

LCRC Membership Fees:

Individual: $20 per year

Family: $30 per year
Tax deductable sponsorships available for businesses at Gold, Silver, and Bronze levels
All membership fees will be pledged for LCRC Board approved expenses.

LCRC Membership Benefits
Las Cruces Running Club member t-shirt 
Discount on LCRC and other affiliated events
Up and Running Stores in El Paso: 10% discount
Welcome new Sponsor Bluebird Running! A full running store that is mobile instead of traditional brick+mortar. 
They bring the store to where the runners are: Road and trail shoes, hydration packs, nutrition, running clothing, 
health and wellness and more.  

The purpose of Las Cruces Running Club is to establish, promote and maintain an active running community within Las Cruces and the surrounding areas through a membership organization. We do this by providing opportunities for runners of all ages and abilities to meet their personal fitness goals by conducting running seminars, group training sessions and competitive events; recruiting members who support the promotion of running, and fostering a climate of mutual support, goodwill and fellowship.
Upon submission of my membership application, I, the undersigned, assume all risks associated with participating in Las Cruces Running Club activities and events and do hereby release and discharge the Las Cruces Running Club from any and all claims for damages, along with demands and causes of actions from result in my participation in all Las Cruces Running Club activities and events.