Posts tagged presque Isle state park

New Life’s a Beach tri coming to Erie (OMG, I think I can do this one)

By | February 4, 2014 9:06 am | 0 Comments

 

  So I get this press release about a new triathlon & I think…ho, hum…whatever…the uber-athletes who try to kill each other at the Quad and the Edinboro Tri will be thrilled. Another event to add to their summer schedule. But then I read it and….HOLD THE FREAKIN’ PHONE! People, I can finally cross “triathlon”… View Article

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Save $5 on Jog ‘n Hog registration

By | January 17, 2014 1:39 am | 1 Comment

 

Mark your calendars, the race directors of the annual Stanganelli’s Pepperoni Ball Jog ‘n Hog are once again offering a discount for those who sign up on the first day registration opens — February 2 — GroundHOG day, of course! On that day only, use promo code 2014SAVE5 to get $5 off your registration fee…. View Article

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Wee preview of the St. Patty’s Day shirt

By | March 13, 2013 5:27 am | 1 Comment

 

ERC St. Patrick’s Day race director, Jim Lang, offered this preview of the race shirt. Rejoice — no gold this year! (Thank you, Jim). Check it:   Note that this proof is short-sleeved, but the race shirts are actually long-sleeved. The race is this Saturday at Presque Isle State Park’s Rotary Pavilion. There’s a 5K at… View Article

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Things I found — 2/28/13

By | February 28, 2013 1:25 am | 0 Comments

 

Events Looking for a new challenge? Try the Presque Isle Light House climb on Monday, March 9 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Join park staff for a chance to climb the 78 spiral iron steps to the top of the tower. There’s no fee, but registration is required and space is limited. Participants must… View Article

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March Forth and run a 5K Sunday

By | February 27, 2013 2:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Itching to start racing? Get an early start on spring race season at the March Forth Against Crime  5K on Sunday at 9 a.m. at the Rotary Pavilion. Proceeds benefit the Erie Crime Victim Center (a very worthy cause) AND…Erie Runners Club members receive a $2 discount on the $20 entry fee. The premium is… View Article

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Running is free. Racing is not.

By | September 27, 2011 3:14 am | 9 Comments

 

My husband came home from running the half-marathon at the Erie Marathon at Presque Isle on Sun., Sept. 18 and told me about an Erie runner who boldly stood at the start line, talking at length about how he did not pay to race. Yet, there he stood, at the start line, ready to run… View Article

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