Eight GRR members completed the 2015 Boston Marathon on April 20 in tough conditions. Congratulations to all eight of you, and a big thanks to the club members who came along to support their club mates!
GRR finishers, in alpha order:
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Several club members ran in the Middletown Half Marathon on April 12. Congratulations to all!
Here are GRR finishers we have heard from with results:
Agnes Porell 1:50:01
Kevin Savage 2:10:15 (Pictured at left with friends.)
Margaret Pikora 2:22:18
Send us your results and we’ll add you to the list!
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Let’s get ready for the warm-weather running season together!
Dr. Paul Vella from the Glastonbury River Runners will host a general running seminar on April 23, 2015, at 6:30 p.m. at “The Hearth,” 281 Western Blvd, Glastonbury, CT.
This program is for both new runners and those who may be a little rusty. Dr. Vella along …
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The Travel Insured 5K, hosted by the Glastonbury River Runners on Sunday, April 12, was a success and raised thousands of dollars for the American Liver Foundation.
Check out the photos from the event on our Flickr page here.
And here are two thank yous from the organizers:
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Welcome new GRR sponsor Noodles & Company!
Hartford Noodles, the Hartford area Noodles & Company franchise, announced today that its second location in Glastonbury, Conn., will open in late February 2015. Franchisee Robert Barton, who brought the first Five Guys Burgers and Fries to New England in 2005, opened New England’s first Noodles & Company in …
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On Saturday, January 31, the King of Pain 10-miler once again lived up to its name and its tagline: “Ten Miles of Tough.” Combine some of Glastonbury’s most brutal hills, a challenging 10-mile course designed by our own Mike Keenan, and the coldest day of the year (with temps below 5 degrees and wind chills below …
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In anticipation of all the munching that goes along with Super Bowl-watching:
World-class marathoner Kara Goucher posted this recipe on her blog recently. These Peanut Butter Chocolate Bliss Truffles are vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, have no added sugar, take 30 minutes to prepare, and reportedly are delicious.
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A club member recently found a pair of wire-rimmed bifocals on the path near the community fields at Riverfront Park. If you lost your glasses in that area, we don’t know if you can read this (!), but please contact us and we’ll connect you with the concerned finder of said specs.
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