Membership Benefits

Why Join the Frederick Steeplechasers???

For the fun! Be a part of the active Frederick running scene and meet dynamic folks who share a common interest in running.

Still need convincing? Here’s what you get for your $20/year:

Group Runs and Social Activities

  • Group runs, frequently with coffee, drinks, or socializing afterwards
    • Access to a members-only Facebook group for planning group runs
  • Social activities, including picnics, annual awards night, monthly happy hours, and other impromptu celebrations with local runners
  • Winter Breakfast Runs, potluck events at members’ homes to keep us motivated through the cold winter months

Training and Competition

Discounts & Free Races

  • Free training programs, from 5k to marathon distances
  • Discount codes to local races, as made available by race directors
  • Free low-key club races
  • Occasional discounts from local businesses, shared with members as available

Volunteer Opportunities



  • The Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club Facebook group is open to the public, and offers a place
    to discuss local events, training questions, injuries, race strategies, and everything else running-related.
  • Members receive access to a members-only Facebook group for planning group runs and meeting up with other runners
  • Twice-monthly e-newsletters with updates on local races, running news and resources, and discount codes to events as available
  • Intervals Blog, with articles covering local races, club events, and running in general!

Road Runners Club of America Affiliation

  • The Frederick Steeplechasers Running Club is THE RRCA affiliate for Frederick County. The RRCA offers classes, clinics, and other benefits and is a major resource to all runners.

Ready to join?