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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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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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Poker Run – race for the good swag

By | April 13, 2010 1:31 pm | 0 Comments


Saturday is the ERC’s Poker Run 5K — a low-key fun run/walk to start out the summer racing season. Each finisher gets a poker hand and the best hand can earn you some nice prizes. Jokers earn you an instant prize. You’ll get your poker hand when you cross the finish line. They used to… View Article

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St. Pat’s report

By | March 15, 2010 10:32 am | 0 Comments


When I poked my head outside at 7 a.m. on Saturday, it was shaping up to be beautiful race day weather. By the time we left at 8 a.m., however, it was raining and the temperature had dropped. Good thing I had packed several clothing options — I had everything from shorts (yes, that’s the… View Article

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No. 1 way to start the year

By | January 5, 2010 12:38 pm | 0 Comments


1ST PLACE ALL AROUND: Ange Donikowski Eberlein (38:15, 1st 30-34), MaryKaye Pazder (overall race winner in 34:48), me (41:50, 1st 35-39) and Lisa Oesterling (41:07, 1st 45-49).  NOTE that every one of these ladies beat my butt back to the finish line! …is taking 1st place in your age group as I did in the… View Article

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The Trot – results & such

By | December 1, 2009 1:44 pm | 1 Comment


Another ERC Turkey Trot is in the books and it was the largest one yet with more than 2,500 runners (and it’s probably the largest ever since that’s about all the crowd the Peninsula can handle). Dan & I helped at registration/packet pick up at the Erie Community Blood Bank garage on Wednesday evening. By… View Article

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Turkey Trot info you need to know

By | November 18, 2009 10:33 am | 0 Comments


Don’t forget that about the Turkey Trot packet pickup this week. If at ALL possible, please try to pick up your packet early (trust me…the lines are race day are crazy). Pick them up for all your friends & coworkers, too. You are absolutely permitted to pick up as many packets as you care to!… View Article

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Her Times 5K update

By | October 8, 2009 9:16 am | 0 Comments


So far, we’ve got 300 women and 70 kids preregistered for the Her Times race this weekend.We expect nearly 100 more to register late and/or day-of-race. The T-shirts have arrived & they are cute! A nice periwinkle color — a bluish-purple, really. Same style as last year. Don’t forget that we have packet pickup here… View Article

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Allegeheny 5-miler results

By | October 5, 2009 11:03 am | 0 Comments


Results from the Allegheny Swim/Dive Club’s 5-mile race in Meadville on Saturday can be found here.

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