The Foothill Striders club is a local, nonprofit organization that was established more than 20 years ago to promote recreation and healthy lifestyles among its members and to provide them with an outlet for community service. The club organizes various activities for the membership, including hikes, bike rides, runs, walks, backpack trips, whitewater-rafting excursions and picnics. The club is dedicated to promoting the healthy enjoyment of the natural recreational resources of East Tennessee. The club is made up of a diverse group of area residents, having a wide range of leisure interests. • Members range in age from preteens to senior adults. • The club organizes a variety of outdoor activities for the enjoyment of members. • The club meets regularly for fellowship and informational programs. • All members receive an informative newsletter. Group runs are held on most weeknights and Saturday mornings. Up-to-date information regarding times and locations are posted on our Facebook page.