Monday, June 19, 2017

2017 North Branch Triathlon


Set for Sept 16 in Wyalusing

The Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce recently announced that Wyalusing’s North Branch Triathlon will take place on Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Wyalusing Valley High School, the same day as the popular wine festival hosted by the Wyalusing Valley Museum.

Registration for the event can be completed online at active.com. There is a $45 fee for Ironman and Ironwoman individual entries.

Team entries can be from two to five people with a fee of $35 per team member.

Race-day registration will begin at 8 a.m. at the school, with the race starting at 9.

The race will take place over the same course used the previous five years as well as 2009.

As has been the case at previous Wyalusing Triathlons, kayak rentals and transportation will be available at Endless Mountain Outfitters in Sugar Run.

The course record is 1:34:50, set in 2009 by the Rt. 220 Adventure team of runner Mike Murphy, paddler Brad Beckwith and cyclist Kevin Deibert.

Chaz Ross, the three-time defending overall champion and nine-time male winner, holds the Ironman record with a time of 1:41:47, also set in 2009.

LouAnn Cramer is the Ironwoman record holder over the present course with a time of 2:08:01 set in 2009.

Ross’s overall winning time in 2016 was 1:50:00.

Rachel McDonald was the 2016 Ironwoman, finishing in 2:17:10.

Team Believe, made up of Mike Hudyncia, Scott Jordan, John Maier and Steve Hudyncia, claimed the overall team title last year with a time of 1:50:11, losing to Ross in the closest finish for overall honors in the history of the race.

Sully took home the top mixed team honors in 2016. Mondi Serafini and Donna Iannone finished the race in 2:40:20.

Ready to Wine, the women’s team of Jackie Baker, Ashlee Butkiewicz and Katie Johnston, recorded a class-winning time of 2:46:46.


Besides active.com, more information can be found at wyalusingnorthbranch-triathlon.com. 




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Friday, June 16, 2017

Worlds End Ultramarathon 2018)

Race: JUNE 2, 2018
Registration: DECEMBER 2, 2017

Worlds End Fall Classic

The Worlds End Fall Classic is a challenging half marathon that explores Worlds End State Park and Loyalsock State Forest in the Endless Mountains of Pennsylvania. The route is mostly rugged, scenic-dense single-track trails with multiple waterfalls and vistas of the beautiful Endless Mountains. Though this race has no qualification standards or registration restrictions, be aware that this is not an entry level course for a trail novice. You should have some trail experience before attempting this course.

Race Details
Event date: 30 September 2017
Start time: 10:00AM
Cutoff time: 3:00PM (5 hours)
Capacity: 300 racers
Winners: The top 3 male and female winners will all receive $100 prize money. We plan to grow the purse as the race grows. If you think you can take on a rugged half marathon and win, put your money where your mouth is!
The race fee is $50 plus online fees.
Registration closes on 2 September 2017 (no day-of registration).

Course Information

Course Details
Start/Finish: Worlds End State Park in the Cliff Pavilion
Mileage: 13.2 mile looped course through beautiful and technical Pennsylvania trails
Terrain: 90% single and double track, 10% gravel and paved roads
Elevation: 3,156 ft of elevation gain
Aid: 2 stocked aid stations

Click to find the Map and Elevation Chart on our website and read the Course Description for colorful commentary and photos of the race course.

Refund Policy

Until August 26, 2017: We will refund you 50% of your entry fee. The waiting list will remain open until September 2, 2017 but after that, the rosters will be closed and no changes or refunds will be made at this point. NO DEFERRALS or BIB TRANSFERS.


Limit: 300
Register Now


Monday, June 5, 2017

NRCS Eagle Run 5k/10k (2018)



The 2018 edition of the  NRCS Eagle Run 5k/10k, will be held April 21st in Towanda Pa.

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Run For Honduras 5k


Thursday, June 1, 2017

2018 Pound The Ground For Ultrasound 5k/10 Trail Run




2017 Race Videos





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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

PICTURES: Memorial Miracle Miles 5k

View The Still Photos: HERE


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Sunday, May 28, 2017

2018 Chief Wetona Challenge


Join Chief Wetona Challenge on Facebook to be alerted when registration opens. The two race event will once again be capped at a combined 350 participants. Plan to register early to secure your spot.






Saturday, May 27, 2017

VIDEO: Pound The Ground For Ultrasound





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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Run with a View 2

It’s time again to lace up your trail shoes and join us for A Run with a View 2 5k Run/Walk on Saturday, June 24, 2017 with registration at 8:00 am and the race beginning at 9:00 am.
Like last year, this is a clearly marked 5k course through the woods and paths of gorgeous Mt. Pisgah County Park. This is a trail race not a road race. You’ll be running up/over/around/through rocks, tree roots, grass, dirt and a few hills. It is a little more challenging than your normal 5k run and is not stroller friendly. You will DEFINITELY have fun!

Pre-registration is just $5.00 in person or online and will be $10.00 the day of the race. All proceeds from the race will go to the Bradford County Humane Society to support their efforts in caring for lost, unwanted and abused pets.
The first 50 runners to register will receive a Bradford County Coffee Mug. Pre-registration can be completed in person at the Commissioners’ office located at the Bradford County Courthouse or online at www.bradfordcountypa.org.
Awards will be given as follows:  Top 2 Male & Female Overall, Top 3 Male & Female in each of the following age groups:   15 & Under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & Over.
Additional race information can be found: HERE
For questions, call (570) 265-1727. Hope to see you there!

Saturday, May 20, 2017

5 Miles For Michelle (2017)

The 2017 edition of 5 Miles For Michelle will be held October 22nd at Mt. Pisgah State Park. The first 70 to sign up get this awesome collapsible water bottle. Register Here.



The trails at Mt Pisgah State Park are especially beautiful in October under a canopy of flaming foliage. Check out this video from last year's race:



For more information join the community on Facebook: Here

Thursday, April 27, 2017

VIDEO: Pound The Ground 5k/10k Promo






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Saturday, April 15, 2017

VIDEO: Jean and Pete Memorial 5k



Runners had the best conditions in the 7 year history of the Jean and Pete Memorial 5k on Saturday morning. The local racing season is just warming up. Be sure to get out to support these events in the coming weeks.

RACE CALENDAR

Friday, April 7, 2017

2017 Race For Healing 5K



Every child needs a HERO fighting for them. Abused and neglected children need superheroes like you to step up and step forward! DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A SUPERHERO FOR CHILDREN IN NEED?  You can be a SUPERHERO for a child and join us on Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at the Athens High School in Athens, PA at 10:00am with your sneakers and super cape as we race for healing for our children. 
The Children’s House/CAC (http://www.childrenshousepa.org),  is a 501 c3 not-for-profit organization that provides free services to child victims and families in a child friendly and safe environment. They invite the community to participate in the organization’s Fourth Annual “RACE FOR HEALING” . On-site registration opens at 9:00 am and goes until 9:45. A kids fun run will be taking place at 9:45 with a registration fee of $10. Participants and teams can register by visiting http://childrenshousepa.org/useful-links/events/race-for-healing-5k-run// or register the morning of the event.
Proceeds will stay locally and benefit The Children’s House/CAC programs to ensure that every child victim has a chance to heal. “Last year, more than 70 people of all ages joined us in the park on a beautiful summer Saturday. We want to make this beautiful event bigger and better this year,” said Edith Jordan, Executive Director of the Children’s House/CAC. Please register to run or walk with us, or if you can’t make it, consider donating to help us create a better life for our children, one step at a time!  Founded in 1990, The Children’s House has helped more than 500 children reclaim their childhood and begin healing. To donate, or to learn more about the Children’s House, visit http://www.childrenshousepa.org or call (570) 265-4132.
Race Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Race Location: Athens High School in Athens, PA
Day of Registration/ Event Check-In: 9:00am - 9:45am
Register by 04/10/17 to be guaranteed a t-shirt. T-shirts cannot be guaranteed for registrants after 04/10/17. Pre-registrations are $20 and registrations the day of the event go to $25. 
New This Year: Kids Fun Run Ages 10 and Under $10.
Prizes will be awarded to top overall male and female and overall winner of 5 age categories.
This event will take place rain or shine.  All sales are final and non-refundable.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Athens Artfest 5k (2017)


Athens Artsfest 5K is back! Artsfest is partnering with Encounter Church to bring this awesome foot race back to the streets of Athens. Held on the morning of Artsfest Sunday, the 5K run/walk will give participants an opportunity to compete for top prizes, get some exercise, or simply get out there to enjoy a great community event. Whether you are hoping for a PR or it's your first race, the Encounter Artsfest 5k is sure to be a great time for all! If you have young children, there will be a Kids Fun Run held immediately before the "main event" and face painting will be available as well. Proceeds directly benefit two local organizations- The Sayre House of Hope & the Bridge of the Penn-York Valley Churches. We hope to see you there!

To register- click the following link:
https://runsignup.com/Race/Events/PA/Athens/EncounterArtsfest5k#event-150775

First 75 people to register get an official race
t-shirt so be sure to register fast!

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Memorial Miracle Miles


5K Run & 1K Walk in Sayre, PA (Saterlee Creek Environmental Center) on Memorial Day, May 29, 2017 in support of the Children's Miracle Network. More information on Facebook: HERE


Thursday, March 16, 2017

Sproul 10k (2017)



Description

Welcome to the 9th annual Sproul 10K, also known as the "toughest 10K in Pa". Runners will get their heart pumping climbing up McCloskey Mountain and then come screaming down the other side to the finish. Registration is now OPEN!!

What

A 10K run through the mountains of Sproul State Forest. It's 3 miles of uphill to the top of McCloskey moutain, and then a blistering 3.7 miles down to the finish. It's truly one of the most challenging 10K's around.

Where

The WCSA in Hyner, PA. The club is also the host of the Hyner View Trail Challenge. The trails being used are part of the Sproul State Forest system. The trail includes vistas, stream crossings, and technical single track.

When

Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the WCSA. Bib pick up starts at 8:30am. Race starts at 10am sharp. There is NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!!!!

How

Registration for 2017 is now open to the first 300 runners. All registered runners will receive a tech shirt, trail socks, and post race meal. There is no race day sign ups for this event.
REGISTER: HERE

Monday, February 27, 2017

Dirty In Your Shirty Challenge

Looking for something different and fun? Dirty In Your Shirty offers you just that! on June 10th, hosted by Fast Feet NY Running club, this race is designed to bring back true cross country races with obstcles to challenge your inner endurance and offer tons of fun and endurance. 
This 10k and 5k challenge is open to anyone and everyone willing to try the challenge. The Get Down, Get Dirty 5k will begin at 9am sharp and the Blood Sweat, Fun 10k will begin 10 minutes after. This staggering start will prevent confusion when the 5k race goes off on the looped course. This 5k trail will have a 1800ft elevation gain with natural obstacles like logs and river beds. Come prepared with extra clothes, socks and shoes as you might get covered in mud or water. A staggering start will allow the front runners to get a head start, but to prevent confusion and injury, the 5k finishers will finish to the right side of the finish. A line of cones will be places along with markers and signs to help. 

The 10k will begin shortly after the first race begins. This will be 2 loops of the 5k course.

Two raffles will begin before the race and continue until the very end of the race at the awards ceremony. 

The winners of the 5k and 10k will get to choose from a list of 5 charities in which the raffle money will be donated to as well as a homemade ribbon made by us truly, and a custom t-shirt (an order from will be available that day to ensure correct sizes and any customizing) Top male and top female of the 5k and 10k will also recieve shirts and ribbons. Second places will get a customized ribbon. Top youth under 16 years of age will recieve a tshirt and ribbon as well. Awards will also be given to the individual or team with the most creative uniforms, shirts, outfits, etc that fits the theme of Nature (i.e. Tribal warriors, rednecks, hillbillies, cowboys, fairies, zombies, etc.) Teams are more than welcome. If on a team, fill out the team portion when registering. Teams will be timed by the idividual times and not scored based off the positions off the team. In other words, it is not scored like a track or cross-country meet. Live timing will take place. 

The race will take place on property donated by Cotton Hanlon near route 224 by park station in Cayuta. NY. An actual adress will be distributed soon. An email with google maps location will be sent to all participants to help minimize confusion. Registration begins March 11th at 7am for individual sign ups. Special team offers begin March 18th at 7am. Fast Feet club members can contact either president for discounts on the race. Any participant under 11 years old will be free. Walkers who want to do the obstacles are welcomed as well. Registration will start 3/11 and end 6/3 Price will begin at $15 for the 5k and increase to $25 by 5/1. The 10k will start out at $25 and increase to $35 by 5/1. Registrants will recieve race wristbands i their race packets. Race packet pickup will occur on June 7th. Time and place will be determined as time gets closer. People can bring canned goods. A person who brings in 5 can goods will get extra added to their race packets. Same Day race registration will occur only if enough spots are available. If so, Registration/check-in will begin at 8am sharp. 

This race is hosted to help gather donations for a nonprofit. The nonprofit chosen for this race is the Twin Tier food bank to help raise proceeds for their selfless elf event to ensure success. We encourage local businesses to reach out to us for collaborations of partnerships or sponsorships. We are a club designed to help any organization, charity or business as best as we can. Volunteers, spectators and sponsors are always welcomed. Admission is free. Water and snacks will be available for purchase. Granola, bananas, and water will be offered for participants only after they complete their race. A food truck may be available for food that day.

Sponsored by: orange leaf in Horseheads NY

JOIN THE FACEBOOK TO LEARN MORE: HERE





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Saturday, February 25, 2017

Thursday, February 23, 2017

1st Annual Bendt Hill Challenge 6k

Printable Version Available At The Bradford County Races Facebook: HERE (under files tab)