June 26th, 2015. The day everything changed. Our organization was tiny. The Great Hall didn’t exist. There were no Common Rooms. We were just 15 months old, with a mere 4,086 likes on Facebook, when we got a lot of attention in one amazing moment. MuggleNet.com published an article about us and 1,200 people joined HRC in a single evening. A few days later, the story was picked up by Runner’s World magazine and we were off and running […]
First: a brief story. It was just another Thursday morning. Random Tuesday had only one running club, we’d just celebrated reaching 25,000 members, and we were two days away from launching the ‘Molly Weasley Ugly Jumper Run’. It was January 14th, 2016. Our day was shattered with the news that we had lost our beloved Half-Blood Prince, Alan Rickman. We immediately held a run in his honor, but we spent the next several weeks looking for a way to […]
Hogwarts Running Club has definitely done #somuchgood over the years. We’ve helped the homeless, we’ve supported refugees, we’ve put legs on amputees, and we’ve eradicated a debilitating disease from an entire country. But this time it’s different. This time we’re not just going to change lives; we’re literally going to save lives. Hogwarts Running Club is humbled to announce the charity partner for this event is RODS: Racing for Orphans with Down Syndrome! Their mission is simple: they promote the adoption of orphans […]
The Muggle-world is in the midst of an innovation revolution. New devices, applications and other innovations are being created every day…almost like magic. But there is one group that is getting left behind in learning the skills to “cast” that magic: increasing professional access and STEM education for young men of color is vital to the overall future of the tech sector as well as minority communities. Hogwarts Running Club is pleased to announce that the charity partner for Event […]
The House Elves have descended upon Headquarters and are packing your Half-Giant Half Marathon medals this afternoon! Thank you, House Elves, for volunteering your time. Thank you, Witches and Wizards of HRC, for signing up for the Half-Giant Half to support Goats of Anarchy and Toucan Rescue Ranch! Your miles matter! Your registrations make a difference! We appreciate you!