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Lake Erie Speedway to Be Overrun By Zombies

By | March 6, 2014 8:21 am | 0 Comments


Looks like I can finally spill the beans on this new event at the Lake Erie Speedway, as organizers just sent out this press release: Registration for Zombie Extreme and Zombie Black Ops races currently open The Erie Sports Commission is pleased to announce that The Zombie Run: Extreme and The Zombie Run: Black Ops… View Article

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Seven 5Ks + 2 1/2 marathons = lots of options this weekend

By | October 9, 2013 1:09 am | 0 Comments


There’s a 5K for everyone this weekend with seven — count ‘em, seven — of them being offered in nearby locations this extended holiday weekend (Monday is Columbus Day…so get out all your Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria decorations!). Saturday’s racing options: * 5k Run to End Trafficking – Corry American Legion, Corry, Pa. *… View Article

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Zombies have moved to Brown’s Farm (register now)

By | August 14, 2013 1:57 am | 1 Comment


The Erie Playhouse has brought back their bloody-fun 5K Zombie Run for 2013, with a slight location change from Frontier Park to Brown’s Farm, which is even creepier and has even more bushes and trees and wild things for the Zombies to hide behind. (Mmwwaahhhh). You can register to be a runner or a zombie… View Article

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Adventure Run Round up – Get your fun on

By | May 7, 2013 2:14 am | 0 Comments


So….a reader requested a list of area adventure & fun runs within a 2-hour driving distance and, I was like…sure, no problem. Then I spent like four hours compiling this list because there are so many! Who knew? Now we all do. Whatever trips your trigger (mud, color, girls-only, seriously tough, etc.), there’s a race… View Article

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Zombies, mud and 3 really long races

By | October 14, 2012 4:01 pm | 0 Comments


Seems there was nothing normal about racing this weekend. While some runners were getting down and dirty over in nearby Bemus Point, New York, and others were going long (very, very long) in Titusville, still more runners were dodging “zombies” in Frontier Park. Photo by Mike Conway for Zombie Run 5K Looks like the… View Article

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Zombie 5K coming to Erie…or should we say Eerie?

By | September 10, 2012 7:09 am | 0 Comments


For all you zombie fanatics out there, this is just in from the Erie Playhouse: Just getting the details together, but we will be holding a Zombie 5K on Saturday, October 13, at Frontier Park as a fundraiser for the Erie Playhouse! You may enter as a Zombie or a runner, and the objective is… View Article

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