About the Omaha Running Club

Your Local Running Resource

Omaha Running Club:

Serves Omaha-area runners, joggers and walkers

Promotes running for a healthy lifestyle

Hosts the Heartland Marathon and other races and fun runs of varying distances

Supports other area running events through finish line services and race timing services

Gives back through the Keep Omaha Beautiful trail clean-up program

Omaha Running Club is a proud member of the Road Runners Club of America

Omaha Running Club

The Omaha Running Club has more than 500 members and has supported the Omaha running and walking communities since the early 1970s. The roots of the club are in the Elmwood Park Track Club, The Omaha University Track Club and The Plains Track Club.  These early groups of organized runners evolved in today's Omaha Running Club. The Omaha Running Club is a member of the Road Runner's Club of America.

Meet the ORC Board

Running is for everyone.

Omaha Running Club Diversity and Inclusion Statement

The Omaha Running Club promotes running as a healthy lifestyle. We are dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment free from discrimination and harassment. 

ORC does not discriminate, exclude or treat people differently because of race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs or activities.


Each year, the Omaha Running Club honors individuals who have significantly contributed to the Omaha running community. 


Lou Soukup, ORC Advisor and Hall of Fame committee chair, walks you through the vast history of the Omaha Running Club.

Omaha Running Club Membership

Join a network of more than 500 runners all supporting our local running community.