Tuesday, May 24, 2016

CHCM Garnish 10K Earlybird Ends TODAY

Earlybird registration for the upcoming CHCM 10K road race in Garnish-Frenchman’s Cove ends TODAY Tuesday May 24.

Race starts 11am Saturday June 4 and note there is NO RACE MORNING REGISTRATION.


Friday, May 20, 2016

Randy's All-Comers 5K Race Carbonear Jun 18

In memory of Randy Ralph who tragically lost his life last month, Randy's Run (5K All-Comers Race) will take place in Carbonear on Saturday June 18.

Run starts 9am at Carbonear Collegiate and is an out-and-back course through town. A small participation fee will help fund a scholarship in Randy's name.

More information available through the run's Facebook Event.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

ANE Mile Sunday May 29

The 4th annual ANE Mile is set for Sunday May 29 starting 8am on The Boulevard by Quidi Vidi Lake in St. John's.

This year the event will feature two races ... the School Mile and the Toyota Series Open Mile. Races are on a completely closed course starting near the Bandstand and finishing just past the bridge at the bottom of the Lake. Runners will depart the start in waves according to their pace so everyone will get a good start.

Chip timing, open age group and School awards, and a unique race await you so SIGN UP NOW!

Mavs Mad Dash Sat May 28

St. Kevin's Mavericks will host a 3K/5K Fun Run/Walk in the Goulds on Saturday May 28 starting 10am.

More information and registration available at events.runningroom.com/site/?raceId=12989.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Run For Fort Mac Saturday May 28

Enjoy a 5.5k jog around Octagon Pond on Saturday May 28 in support of the Red Cross Fort Mac fire relief effort. Run starts 9am from the Town of Paradise town hall on McNamara Drive.

Check out the Facebook Event and visit the Go Fund Me Page to make an online donation. Cash donations will also be accepted at the event.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Fewer & Bazeley Win Nautilus Harbour Front 10K

The weather-gods were with us again this morning providing yet another exceptional day for a road race! The Nautilus Harbour Front 10K saw a record field of almost 500 runners enjoy the traditional mid-May race through beautiful St. John's, taking in Harbour Drive, Water Street, Waterford Bridge Road and the Southside.

Colin Fewer was the overall winner in 31 minutes 55 seconds followed by David Freake in 32:28 and Peter Bazeley in 34:04. For the ladies it was first place for Kate Bazeley in 35:09, second for Anne Johnston in 35:58 and third for Caroline McIlroy in 37:06.

Results and finish line pictures are available at races.nautilusrunning.com/harbourfront10k.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Run Or Walk For Diabetes May 29

The annual Run / Walk For Diabetes is on Sunday May 29 starting noon at Mary Queen of Peace Parish Hall in St. John’s. The 5K run course includes Kenny's Pond and adjoining trails while the 2K walk is just a loop of the pond.

Collect pledges ($250 in pledges gets you a ballot) and you could win a return trip for 2 to any scheduled WestJet destination!

For more information check the event website, call 709-754-0953 ext. 21 or email nlwalkrun@diabetes.ca.