Thursday, September 13, 2018

Trinity Fort To Forge This Sunday


The Trinity Fort to Forge 10k is this Sunday September 16 featuring a scenic 10k run (5k option) through historic Trinity in support of Young Adult Cancer Canada.

Sweet Rock Ice Cream is a returning sponsor and Twine Loft Restaurant in Trinity has generously donated a draw prize of a dinner for two for one lucky registrant and their guest.

On-line registration closes 11pm Saturday with in-person registration available at the Parish Hall in Trinity from 8:45-9:30am race morning Sunday.

CLICK HERE for more information and registration, and feel free to contact Dawne Marlow dawne.marlow@eastlink.ca or 709-464-2551.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Paradise Five & Dime This Saturday

The forecast is looking great for racing this Saturday morning in Paradise!

ONLINE REGISTRATION for the Paradise Running Club's Five and Dime Road Race closes tonight (Wednesday) at midnight. If you miss the online deadline, in-person registration is available Saturday morning from 7-7:45am at Peter Barry Duff Memorial Park Club House, 272 Topsail Pond Road in Paradise.

Bibs can be picked up Friday from 6-8pm at the Paradise Double Ice Complex or race morning Saturday from 7-7:45am at Peter Barry Duff Club House.

First place overall male and female finishers will receive a $50 cash prize, and the race features the usual age group medals for NLAA sanctioned events as well as random draw prizes.

CLICK HERE to register now and if you have any questions contact Kiley Dominie at racedirector@paradiserunningclub.com.

Friday, September 07, 2018

Glovertown Seize The North 5K 10K Sep 30

The Bay Runners are showcasing the beautiful community of Glovertown and celebrating healthy active living on September 30 with the Seize The North 5K 10K Fun Run including a 2K kids event.

Registration will be capped at 150 people and Early Bird Registration includes a T-Shirt. All participants will receive a medal of participation.

CLICK HERE to register now.

Thursday, September 06, 2018

Turkey Tea October 7: Start Line Relocated

The Turkey Tea 10K is coming up on Sunday October 7 starting 8am. Please see the notice below confirming the relocation of the start line to the corner of Glencoe & Kyle, due to construction in the area.

CLICK HERE to register now.


Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Adey & Justiniano Capital Subaru Huffin' Puffin Marathon Champions


Jonathan Adey captured the Capital Subaru Huffin' Puffin Provincial Marathon title on Monday completing the scenic 2-loop 42.2 kilometer course in 3 hours 4 minutes 37 seconds. Tony Pike was 2nd in 3:05:44 with Steve Emberley 3rd in 3:08:12. In the ladies race it was Denisse Justiniano 1st in 3:25:49 followed by Thelma Greene in 3:34:01 and Laura Lawes in 3:45:19.

The Capital Subaru Half Marathon was won by Peter Power in 1:17:29 with Adam Chambers 2nd in 1:17:45 and Jason Guy 3rd place male (4th place overall) in 1:20:55. For the ladies it was Jennifer Murrin for the win (and 3rd place overall) in 1:17:57, capturing Gold for the 3rd consecutive year! Jennifer Barron was 2nd in 1:23:33 with Stephanie Tee 3rd in 1:29:19.

The event also features the Capital Subaru Marathon Team Relay with teams of 4 and each runner completing 10-11 kilometers of the course. The winning team was Work of Art (Nick Snow, Adam Snow, Chris Galley and Tyler Cole) in 2:33:04.

All in all some 630 participants and 220 volunteers enjoyed a beautiful Labour Day Monday at Bowring Park, downtown St. John's and Quidi Vidi Lake!

Results are posted to huffinpuffinmarathon.com/results.

Thanks to Greg Greening for a great photo album on Facebook, linked at huffinpuffinmarathon.com/photos.

Thanks also to NTV News for covering the event ... here's a link to the feature from last night's Evening News ... http://ntv.ca/runners-hit-streets-in-huffin-puffin-marathon/.