Running clubs in Asheville, NC

4,150
Photo via @jusrunningavl

For those itching to double knot those laces + train for next year’s Asheville Marathon, we’ve got 10+ running clubs across Asheville for runners of every ability. 👟

Get social

Jus’ Running | Check out the strength + speed interval training on Tuesday nights and the weekly Wednesday social runs at Archetype Brewing-West.

Fleet Feet Asheville | Free Tuesday evening fun runs around Biltmore Park, plus opportunities to register for personalized training groups throughout the year. 

Asheville Running Collective | This crew is a nationally certified, post-collegiate racing team that definitely loves to compete — however, its Thursday night runs at Wedge Brewing Company are open to folks of all abilities and paces.  

Highland Brewing Run Club | Wednesday evenings around 5:30 p.m., run up to to 6 miles and enjoy a brew after crossing the finish line.

Lookout Brewing Running Club | This Sunday brewery fun run meets at the brewery at 12 p.m. and includes 2, 4, and 6 mile options.

Takin’ it on the trail

NC Mountain Trail Runners | Take the (dirt) path less traveled by and choose from three different pace groups at the Monday night group run at Bent Creek Trailhead. Bonus: if you become a member, you can also get involved with longer “adventure runs” on the weekends. 

Mountain Running Company | Rise and shine for a Thursday morning run at 6 a.m. that meets at the Folk Art Center. Or head to the store on Wednesdays at 6 pm for a road-trail hybrid run.

Connecting online (and IRL)

Asheville Running Social | This Facebook open forum is the place to share your running + outdoor fitness adventures. Discuss races, group runs, upcoming charity events, etc. to create your running squad.

Asheville RunningHolding almost 2,500 members, this Facebook group is constantly running with updates. From upcoming races, workouts + trail meetups, this is a great spot to search for your running crew.

Let’s Run, Asheville! | Post pictures, running plans, find a running bud, ask questions + engage in as many other running-related things you can imagine.

Asheville Ladies Trail Running GroupThis trail running group is dedicated to the women of WNC who don’t want to hit the trails alone. All about that buddy system.

Asheville, NC Moms RUN this townCalling all Asheville moms…check out this Facebook group all about the running social scene but is just for moms.