CLICK HERE to see results for the 2015 Clarenville Days 5K and 8K road races.
Despite the drizzly rain, nearly 80 participants showed up this morning to take part in the annual Clarenville Days Road Race. Even in less than desirable conditions, runners were still able to finish in some great times and set some personal bests.
The top finishers in each race and gender were as follows;
Top 5 km Women: Jennifer Oldford 24:10, Natalie Butler 24:18, Sara Organ24:55
Top 8 km Women: Bev Harty, 39:18, Karen Osmond 39:21, Jenna Sisler 40:08
Top 5 km Men: Joe Dunford 16:17, Blaine Pearce 18:52, Jon Williams 20:45
Top 8 km Men: Craig Vokey, 31:00, Keith Barrington 31:17, Jason Soper 32:02
Congratulations to all placement winners and congratulations to all of those who participated, everyone is a winner!!
Also, a huge thank you to the race organizers and all the volunteers who donated their time to make this event such an overall success, job well done!!!
Once all of the finishing times are complied we will provide the full list of finishers.
Registration for the Clarenville Days 8k / 5k Run or Walk to be in-person at the locations indicated on the event poster. For your information, attached is a copy of the registration forms.
No matter if you’re a beginner runner or a seasoned veteran, starting on June 22 come along every Monday evening at 7pm to the Bill Davis Chalet in Clarenville and join us for a group run. The group runs are organized by the Random Runners Club of Clarenville and is opened to all ages and all levels especially Beginner Runners. See our poster below for more details regarding the sessions. Hope to see you there!!!…Let’s all improve our overall health and fitness through running and lets run because we can.
Running Groups and Clinics
It is that time of year again when the weather starts improving and runners of all experience levels start thinking about group runs and running clinics.
To get some feedback from the community we are asking if you would comment on your interest in participating in an organized program such as a group run or clinic. In your comments please do not hesitate to elaborate on what you would like to benefit or accomplish from attending one of these sessions. This could include meeting other runners, find running partners, improve running economy , help motivate you to achieve a goal or train for a race event.
We have a very vibrant and skilled running community here in Clarenville and the Random Runners is here to promote and encourage people to maintain an active lifestyle and achieve goals through running.
Therefore, it would be great if we can get some feedback from the community in order to provide and facilitate the necessary programs.
You can provide comments directly to our posting here or on Facebook . For a more private message please send us an email through Facebook messaging or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks so much and Happy Running
For any non-members who would like to become a member of the Random Runners Club and participate in the Reindeer Romp and afternoon Social on December 7th,2014, we invite you to come along and signup.
Registration forms for membership will be available prior to the run. Membership fees for the 2015 season are $10/person. Registration renewal for all existing members can also be collected at this time. The club will be posting further information regarding the upcoming 2015 season on our website at www.randomrunners.ca . Looking forward to this fun afternoon together and hopefully we will have a big turnout given the great number of runners we have in the Clarenville and surrounding areas. Please bring along the correct membership amount as there is no guarantee we will have the correct change on hand. For more information regarding the club, please feel free to check out our website and Facebook page.
The Random Runners would like to thank the club members for an excellent year and to show our appreciation we invite members and their families to attend a Fun Run and Potluck Social at the Bill Davis Chalet on Sunday, December 7th from 2-6pm.
The year-end festivities will include a 5k fun run with your chance to win free membership for 2015. Following the run a social will commence at the Bill Davis Chalet with potluck foods, refreshments and a keynote presentation (to be announced).
The social is intended to be an informal and fun event. During the afternoon members are also encouraged, at their leisure, to get up and share stories about their running achievements from this past year and/or goals for the upcoming year.
This is a potluck so we ask members to bring along food item. Feel free to share with us your one-of-kind running recipe, your go-to comfort food or even some Christmas goodies. The club will provide non-alcoholic refreshments for the social.
This is a member’s only event and all members are welcomed to bring along their families. We also ask that you consider bringing along a
non-perishable food item for donation to the local food bank. We hope to make this an annual event and look forward to seeing you all on December 7th.
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Lee Bennett at email@example.com
On Sunday September 14th 2014, at Riverside Elementary School in Shoal Harbour, our local Terry Fox Organizing committee will be hosting the 4th annual Clarenville Area Terry Fox Run. Registration will take place at 10:00 am in the school gymnasium with the 5 km run/walk to follow at 10:30 am. As well, there will be a 1km race for the younger children at the school.
Please note that the 5km course will only be marshaled until 12:00 noon.
Due to unforeseen circumstances the previously scheduled reading by Author, Ms. Maxine Trottier, from her acclaimed book, Terry Fox: A Story of Hope has been cancelled.
We ask that all marshals please meet at the school gynasium by no later than 10:15 am on the morning of the run.
Random Runners & Clarenville Area Organizing Committee