If you still have questions before you join, please request additional information here.

To renew your membership from a previous year or to join KARC for the first time, please follow these steps: 

  1.  Read all of the information on this page first

  2. Second, pay online via PayPal* here.

  3. Fill out and submit the 2021 Member signup form here.  Please be sure to scroll and click submit on the form the complete the process.   Completing this step will subscribe you to all club communication.  Submitting this form is what subscribes you to club communication so if this step is not completed, you will not be able to receive any emails from the club.

  4. You will receive an email confirmation of your membership once your sign-up form is received. 

Membership period:

The membership is for the calendar year from January 1st to December 31st. ​

Membership fee:

The annual membership fee is $30. The fee is not pro-rated for membership during only part of the year.  


  1. If you sign up using PayPal, you will still be charged a $2 service fee

  2. Members that signed up on or after November 1, 2020 will have their membership extended through December 31, 2021 at no additional cost.

  3. Please be sure to read the 2021 Membership Waiver. You will be asked to initial your acceptance of this waiver as a requirement for 2021 KARC membership.  You do not have to send back a signed copy of the waiver.

  4. You will also be asked to list your pace group on the sign-up form. For reference, the KARC pace groups are as follows:

  • Bobcats: Walkers

  • Spartans: 12:00 m/m or slower

  • Mavericks: 11:00-12:00 m/m

  • Mustangs: 10:00-11:00 m/m

  • Tigers: 9:00-10:00 m/m

  • Cougars: 8:00-9:00 m/m

  • Falcons: 8:00 m/m or faster

*If you prefer to pay by check, please complete the 2021 member sign up form here and mail a check payable to Katy Area Running Club to 5923 Bailey Springs Ct, Katy TX 77450.  When asked for the PayPal receipt, you can indicate that you will be mailing a check.

If you have any questions, please email