Mike Ross really likes to run.

The city councilor and mayoral candidate has announced that he will hold a series of campaign events with Boston running groups—a followup on the theme of one of his signature campaign ads, in which he is seen running across the city.

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“Running groups are a great way to meet with people, really get to know the neighborhoods of our city, and stay healthy,” Ross said in a statement. “Some of the best conversations I’ve ever had have been while I was on runs with people.”

The “Running with Ross” events are:

-- Back on My Feet Boston and Hope House Run, Sept 18, 5:30 a.m., 8 Farnham St.

-- Forest Hill Runners, Sept. 20, 6:00 a.m., meets at Stony Brook T

-- City Sports Running Club, Sept 21, 9:30 a.m., 1035 Commonwealth Ave.

-- L Street Running Club, Sept. 22, 7:30 a.m., meets at Curley Community Center