Saturday Run: September 20th, 2014

The following groups will be running this Saturday, September 20th, 2014. Do check back, as this list is frequently updated with changes or extra options. If you’re a potential new member considering joining the club, check our New Members and Training Groups pages for information.

The Original Spitfires

Center of Glastonbury – Sunken parking lot …

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Members Wine Tasting Event: October 4th

Join us October 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM for a Members Wine Tasting. Arrigoni Winery

1297 Portland-Cobalt Rd, Portland CT, 06480

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Old Wethersfield 5K & 10K Results

Congratulations to GRR Members Who Raced in Wethersfield on Sunday, August 24, 2014!

Many GRR members could be found at The Old Wethersfield 5K & 10K this past weekend with extremely impressive performances; some of which are recent graduates of GRR’s Get Fit to 5K Program. Several runners set new PR’s in this race and a few achieved top …

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JB Williams 50th Anniversary Celebration & Run

A special event was held on Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 to celebrate 50 years of running the JB Williams 2.7 Mile Cross Country Course, which is the home site for Glastonbury High School. There was a great turn-out mixed with old-timers as well as younger runners for the race and the picnic after. A few GRRs …

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Member Spotlight: Kate Rich

Kate Rich About Kate:

Age: 42 Marital Status: Married Children: 6 year old twin girls Occupation: Pharmacist

Running History:

I come from a family of runners and have 7 siblings. I have been running since grade school. I ran cross country & track at Mercy High School in Middletown and trail races in CA where …

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Pay it Forward – Calling for Volunteers for Our Get Fit to 5K Training

We would love for our members to volunteer a little of your time to make a BIG difference in another runners training.

All we are asking for is for you to pay it forward as much as you can by coming to run with a newer runner during our training program that begins on …

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Zoomerangs Starts Sunday, Sep 7th!

If you have a child between 3-11 then you should consider signing them up for this non-competitive “open track” program. You will be surprised by how much your child loves running and how a simple gummy worm or other lap reward can motivate kids. Many of the younger kids walk the track and that is totally …

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Andrea and Cheryl’s Spartan Race

 

Congrats to Cheryl Stanley and Andrea Mehar for completing the Spartan Race in Norwich CT on June 28, 2014!!

Check out this clip from the Today Show to see them in action!

 

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking …

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Board Meeting: Monday, September 8th

The GRR Board Meeting will be held on September 8th, 2014 at 6 PM sharp at Berkshire Hathaway, 2790 Main Street, Glastonbury, CT 06033.

All club members are welcome to attend. As it states in the bylaws, “A portion of each Board meeting will be reserved for any club member in good standing to bring business before the Board.” If you have …

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Registration and Packet Pick Up Available for InterCommunity Firecracker 5K!

Make your race day easier!!

Come to Bicycles East on New London Tpke:

Friday June 20th 4-6 p.m. OR Saturday June 21st 10 a.m. – noon

Cash or Check only during in person registration. you can also register on the day of the race from 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 …

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Rockin’ Walkers Are Back! July 5th at 8:30AM

The Rockin’ Walkers will be back July 5th at 8:30AM  at Riverfront Park 200 Wells Street, Glastonbury CT.

OUR GOAL IS THE HARTFORD HALF MARATHON on OCTOBER 11, 2014

Email info@glastonburyriverruners.com to sign up.

First Saturday meeting will be introductions and signing of the waivers. Also, training schedules will be handed out. Then we will …

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Volunteers Needed for the InterCommunity Firecacker 5K

Hello GRR Members

It is that time again……summer is upon us and so is the InterCommunity Firecracker 5K!  The race this year will be Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 8:00 a.m.   So much has already happened behind the scenes (Thank you Race Committee).  Take a look at our Attached Flyer (Thank you Dawn Emanuele) and …

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