Wednesday, November 22, 2017

11 Years Of NLRunning !!

NLRunning is 11 years old today! That's 4,015 days of running and multisport news and resources for Newfoundland & Labrador!

Keep the content coming ... email admin@nlrunning.com if you have anything to share with our vibrant community.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Adventureman Book Tour Hits Grand Falls-Windsor

UPDATE: Book tour also includes:
  • Deer Lake Royal Canadian Legion Sat Nov 28 7pm
  • Corner Brook Library - Tue Nov 21 6:30pm
  • Port aux Basques Library - Thu Nov 23 6:30pm  
In 2014 Jamie McDonald ran 5000 miles across Canada dressed as the superhero "The Flash", raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for kids in the process! He wrote a book about his run called Adventureman: Anyone Can Be A Superhero and is now on a book tour in a camper van travelling the same route.

Jamie will present a FREE inspirational and amusing talk TOMORROW Friday November 17 at the Harmsworth Library (1 Cromer Avenue) 12pm, and then at the Corduroy Brook Conservation Centre (109 Main Street) 7pm.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Daffodil Dash This Saturday

As per our PRIOR POST the Daffodil Dash in support of the Canadian Cancer Society is this Saturday November 18 in Bowring Park starting 9am.

CLICK HERE for more information and registration.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Hypo Half Marathon Training With Joe Ryan

Having recently completed a highly successful Cape to Cabot training program, experienced distance runner Joe Ryan is now offering a half marathon program designed for runners who wish to compete in the annual Hypothermic Half Marathon in February.

Starting November 21 this program will include three group runs per week, a bi-weekly training schedule, weekly info sheets on various running related topics, emails with training advice and suggestions, weekly draw prizes, and group camaraderie for those cold winter runs.

For more information or to secure a place on the list, email josryan@nl.rogers.com.

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Hamilton Marathon NLRunner Results

Our province was well-represented at the Hamilton Marathon last weekend with at least 20 NLRunners finishing the race, and several Boston Qualifiers (BQ):
  • Harry Borlase, Nain, M30-34, 3:16:36
  • Kiley Dominie, Paradise, M40-44, 3:19:22
  • Michael Jong, Happy Valley- Goose Bay, M65-69, 3:20:19, BQ
  • John Adams, 3:23:00 (chip failed)
  • Keith Barrington, Clarenville, M60-64, 3:28:51, BQ
  • Tom Knight, Steady Brook, M50-54, 3:28:29
  • Keith Hogan, Torbay, M50-54, 3:32:13
  • Jodi Card, F35-39, 3:32:29, Mount Pearl, BQ
  • Marc Alvio, M35-39, Mount Pearl, 3:36:01
  • Kevin Fagan, St. John's, M55-59, 3:36:18, BQ
  • Dennis Dillon, St. John's, M50-54, 3:36:33
  • Ryan Glynn, Mount Pearl, M35-39, 3:39:58
  • Bruce Fancy, M55-59, CBS, 3:41:50
  • Mark Didham, Paradise, M30-34, 3:42:03
  • Andrew Gosse, Paradise, M45-49, 3:45:48
  • Gregory Hiscock, M50-54, 3:57:44
  • Colleen Ryan, St. Phillips, F45-49, 4:01:38
  • Scott Belbin, Lewisporte, M50-54, 4:03:33
  • Jody Murphy, Torbay, M45-49, 4:04:14
  • Jerry Dunphy, Torbay, M45-49, 4:08:54
  • Joe Ryan, M65-69, 4:10:54
  • Sandie Cook, F40-44, 4:22:42
  • Judy Sheppard, F65-69, 4:26:04, BQ
  • Alice Kennedy, St. John's, F55-59, 4:56:26
Congrats to all and thanks to Kevin Fagan for compiling the list. If we missed anyone let us know at admin@nlrunning.com.