Announcing: The Slug Club Armchair to 5k!

  Potterhead Running Club is pleased to present our second event of 2019: The Slug Club Armchair to 5k! Professor Horace Slughorn is a wonderfully complex character and proof that while a Slytherin might desire power and influence (by “collecting” famous witches and wizards), they can also by chivalrous and selfless. Despite the fact that he was born in a pure-blood family (one of the so-called “Sacred Twenty Eight”), he wasn’t prejudiced against half-bloods and muggle-borns and frequently “collected” those […]

Our Next Charity Partners: The Harry Potter Alliance; Transfiguring Adoption; The Protego Foundation!

  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. 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 […]

The 2019 Event Two Hint #4

The Headmaster twists and trips you with his rhymes and red herrings…and so far, answers have been scattered far and wide. Which is JUST how he prefers it! This is your last clue — or is it a confusion? — to the truth behind our second virtual run event of 2019. Tomorrow, we announce the charity partner for the event, and on Saturday at Noon EST, you’ll know all there is to know!

The 2019 Event Two Hint #3

Here’s your third clue!⁣ ⁣ We’ve heard many educated guesses and some that are…unique (like “ewoks”).⁣ ⁣ We’ve also seen guesses about spiders, hippogryffs, and rats mentioned…are one of those correct or is this a different animal altogether?⁣ ⁣ (Note: people are animals…but we’re not saying it’s not an animal and we’re not saying it’s not not an animal!) :)⁣ ⁣ But we ARE saying that we’re super excited to reveal who we’re supporting on Friday night and then reveal […]

The 2019 Event Two Hint #2

The clues continue! Your second hint has arrived! The Headmaster is amused by all the guesses and grasps at straws as you try to identify the second event of the 2019 virtual run season. Some of you are on the right track! Others are…well…looking at the track from somewhere in the high grasses off to the side. But here is another garbled glimpse into the truth! See if you can suss it out in time for the big reveal on […]

The 2019 Event Two Hint #1

The second event of the PHRC 2019 season is nearly here! The Headmaster has already begun stitching together his wizardly word salad, and plans to sit back in delight and see what you can decipher. You’ll have four days of clues, then on Friday, we announce the charity partner for the event. By this Saturday at Noon ET, the curtains rise, the medal is revealed, and we’re off! Best of luck to you all!