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On these pages expect to find out information about the local run scene, and how to get yourself motivated to join up with us no matter what your fitness goals are.
Hopefully while you’re browsing you’ll catch a little run bug and commit yourself to your next run journey with us. But first don’t forget to grab a run partner or 2 or 6!! That’s what we’re all about!!
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And don’t be surprised if we spot you at a race and capture your photo in our photo site.
Our Club is growing by leaps and bounds so come ride the wave with us and we’ll see you out there!
Some of the Lake Effect Runners at the 2013 Boilermaker
For this week’s group run we will be back at “home” at Cafe 407 in Liverpool. The address is 407 Tulip St. Liverpool, NY. Utilizing the trail in OLP you can get anywhere from 2-20 miles! We welcome all runners/walkers to join us. We have regulars that run anywhere from a 7 min to 12 min per mile pace so you can almost always find someone to run with. Please show up for a prompt departure time of 8am and to hear any announcements before the run. We have been asked by Café at 407 to please park down the street to leave parking space for their morning customers.
This weekend and next weekend are filled with local races including the Empire State Marathon the Eastwood Park to Park and the Carol Baldwin Run for their Life, so we will continue to meet at Cafe 407 for a couple of weeks. After that we plan to preview the Burn Run race route in East Syracuse.
Hope to see you out there!
Good Afternoon! Happy Wednesday! Dont forget about our Wednesday night group run (tonight) at the Inner Harbor in Syracuse. We meet at the amphitheater at 5:15. You choose speed and distance.
For this week’s group run we will be back at “home” at Cafe 407 in Liverpool. The address is 407 Tulip St. Liverpool, NY. Utilizing the trail in OLP you can get anywhere from 2-20 miles! We welcome all runners/walkers to join us. We have regulars that run anywhere from a 7 min to 12 min per mile pace so you can almost always find someone to run with. Please show up for a promp departure time of 8am and to hear any announcements before the run.
Next weekend and the weekend after are filled with local races including the Empire State Marathon and the Carol Baldwin Run for their Life, so we will continue to meet at Cafe 407 for a few weeks. After that we plan to preview the Burn Run race route in East Syracuse.
Hope to see you out there!
Ithaca Glows 3K and 5K in Ithaca, NY on Saturday 10/11/14 @ 7/8 pm
What a cool and fun run!!!! Have you ever ran a 5K in the dark? Well now is your chance! A race to benefit Cornell Cooperative Extension of Tompkins County. This race is sponsored by Planet Fitness. looks like fun for the whole family!
2nd Annual Montezuma Aqueduct Run/Walk in Montezuma, NY on Saturday 10/11/14 @9:30am
This run was created as a fun family community event that is helping to further develop the Montezuma Heritage Park. Whether joining the race to run, for a leisurely nature walk or just cheering the participants on, there will be something for everyone to enjoy at this event. The race course consists of road running and some trail running. CASH ONLY if you register on race day.
Camp Talooli 5K/family run/walk in Pennellville, NY on Saturday 10/11/14 @ 9am/10am
This is a day of fun for the whole family! 5K run, family fun run/walk, guided nature tour, camp activities, ice cream and more. Long sleeve shirts to the 1st 100 registered. prizes to the top 3 finishers.
Forever Young 5K in Seneca Falls, NY on Saturday 10/11/14 @ 10 am
In the Spring of 2010 the community of Seneca Falls lost a fine young man, Frederick J. Morganti. At the age of 13 Freddy became ill and died unexpectedly. Freddy was an energetic, fun loving young man who was loved by all. In his memory his parents have created scholarships to be awarded to 3 graduating seniors of Mynderse Academy that excels and loves the sports that Freddy loved. This race is to raise funds to graciously support this scholarship and bring a fun community event to Seneca Falls in honor of Freddy. In 2012 over $8,000 was raised. This years goal is to raise $10,000.
3rd Annual Run of the Dead – A Benefit for the Wilderness Search & Rescue Team @Syracuse Sports Park in Liverpool, NY on Saturday 10/11/14 1st wave @ 11am
A Benefit for the Wilderness Search & Rescue Team. THE DEAD PARTY – Will start as soon as you get there and the music will also begin throughout the afternoon. Beer, food, blood and guts will be available for purchase as well. We invite you to stay right at the park and party into the night like it’s your last day on this Earth! If that wasn’t enough, yes there will be one of the biggest bon fires you have ever witnessed at this after party! This years BBQ is being provided by Sharkey’s of Liverpool.
1st Annual Dick Rossi Remembrance 7K Walk/Run in Canastota, NY on Saturday 10/11/14 @ 10am
This run/walk Starts on North Main Street before the creek and ends at Saint Agatha’s Wilson Ave. There will be a party after for all with a free lunch for Run/Walkers only at the Canastota High School Gym. T-shirts to all registered by 9/29.
Mohawk Hudson River Marathon/1/2 Marathon in Central Park, Schenectady, NY on Sunday 10/12/14 @ 8:30 am
This is primarily a flat and fast course with 2/3rds of the marathon course on paved bike trail and 1/3 on city streets.Medals to all finishers and cash awards to the top 5 male and female finishers. Commemorative awards to the top 3 in each 5 year male and female age groups. This is a certified Boston Marathon qualifier.
Apple Run 5K/15K in LaFayette, NY on Sunday 10/12/14 @ 915 am/930 am
This race made a comeback in 2008 after an 18 year absence. It occurs in conjunction with the Apple Festival. There is also a 1 mile fun run at 8:30am for kids 12 and under. The 9.3 mile run courses through the scenic Tully Valley. Free apples are had by all! Pre and post race refreshments. Long sleeve race shirts men and womens cut. Free admitance to the Apple Festival and free parking with your bib.
Hunters Hope Every Step Walk at Onondaga Lake Park in Liverpool, NY on Sunday 10/12/14 @ 10 am
Hunter’s Hope Every Step Walk is a walk to bring about awarness of Krabbe disease and the importance of Universal Newborn Screening. This Foundation was created by Jim Kelly (Buffalo Bill, Football player) in honor of his son Hunter who died from Krabbe Disease.The annual Every Step Walk is presented in honor of Colby Carter & Mason Woodruff. Their mission is that Every Child, Every Time, Every Where get tested for all possible diseases at birth with the heel prick. New York State tests for 51, while some states only test for 23 – an infant should not have to die because they were not born in the “right” state.
Good evening runners!
Tomorrow is Wednesday and you know what that means……time for our mid week group run. Meet at the Inner Harbor Amphitheatre @515 pm. We welcome all runners any speed for distances from 1 mile to 6 miles. This week will be hosted by Brett D.