Since 1999, our core mission has been to advance and grow the running industry. Through educational initiatives, industry research, events, networking opportunities, media relations and a host of other avenues, we've continued to expand our mission, while helping the hundreds of Running USA members manage and develop their races and businesses. 
Choose your membership option below.

To join, please fill out the appropriate membership application form. You will need to create an account first, use the Create Account button at the top right of the page.
Questions? Contact Director of Membership Brian Lyons at brian@runningusa.org

Standard Membership - $349

  • Discounted GMR, ASCAP and BMI music licensing
  • Free access to Guides & Resources
  • Multi-Channel press release news distribution across website, newsletters, and social channels
  • Access to members-only content library
    - Exclusive webinars, white papers, best practices, videos and more
  • Annual copy of National Runner Survey
    - Insights from 10,000+ runners on their preferences, trends and behaviors
  • Member pricing at Running USA Industry Conference
  • Leslie Jordan Brand apparel discount and membership match*
  • Ability to list job postings on Running USA website
  • Discounted registration to industry related conferences and events
  • 30% discount on Constant Contact email marketing service
  • 5% discount on first order with Ashworth Awards
  • 5% discount on Enterprise Rental Trucks

Contributing Member - $1,500

  • Discounted GMR, ASCAP and BMI music licensing
  • Free access to Guides & Resources
  • Partner feature in newsletter
  • Ability to contribute content to online library
  • Priority of your press releases
  • Ability to list job postings on Running USA website
  • Leslie Jordan Brand apparel discount and membership match*
  • Six (6) social media posts per year
  • Digital copies of National Runner Survey, Largest Races Report and Race Director Report
  • Access to members-only content library
    - Exclusive webinars, white papers, best practices, videos and more
  • Annual copy of National Runner Survey
    - Insights from 10,000+ runners on their preferences, trends and behaviors
  • Member pricing at Running USA Industry Conference
  • Discounted registration to industry related conferences and events
  • 30% discount on Constant Contact email marketing service
  • 5% discount on first order with Ashworth Awards
  • 5% discount on Enterprise Rental Trucks

Foundation Member - $3,500

  • Discounted GMR, ASCAP and BMI music licensing
  • One item of co-branded content per year
  • Free access to Guides & Resources
  • Featured story on Running USA website
  • Ability to list job postings on Running USA website
  • Leslie Jordan Brand apparel discount and membership match*
  • Annual report of Running USA members
  • Twelve (12) social media posts per year
  • Partner feature in newsletter
  • Ability to contribute content to online library
  • Priority of your press releases
  • Digital copies of all Select Industry Reports
  • Multi-Channel press release and news distribution across website, newsletters and social channels
  • Access to members-only content library
    - Exclusive webinars, white papers, best practices, videos and more
  • Annual copy of National Runner Survey
    - Insights from 10,000+ runners on their preferences, trends and behaviors
  • Member pricing at Running USA Industry Conference
  • Discounted registration to industry related conferences and events
  • 30% discount on Constant Contact email marketing service
  • 5% discount on first order with Ashworth Awards
  • 5% discount on Enterprise Rental Trucks