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Run the Reservoir Half Marathon, Sept. 1, 2013–by Mick Close

The club was well represented at the Run the Reservoir Half Marathon in Bergen county this morning with 4 age group winners. It was very warm and humid at the start followed by heavy rain, thunder and lightning for much of the race.1:24:48 Harold Porcher (6th overall, 1st in age) 1:29:59 Glen Freyer (1st in more »

Sunset Classic, June 27, 2013–Mick Close

I missed the race last night but it sounds like it was over before all the rain! No beer but it looks like everyone enjoyed the ice cream. The club was well represented again with lots of award winners and Glen Freyer had his third PR in 10 days (President’s Cup, Lager Run and Sunset more »

May Race Results

PFIZER 5K RUN WITH PRIDE – May 22nd 2013 Some results from tonight’s 5K race at the Giralda Farms campus in Madison. A hot night and a hilly course made for some tough conditions for the 600+ runners with only 6 runners under 20 mins. The usual goody bag from Pfizer included a plentiful supply more »

April Race Results

St. Paddy’s Day 10-Mile Race  Freehold, NJ – April 17th 2013 Phil Coffin   1:16:50 Laura Messina 1:40:38 ————————————– Building Tomorrows 5K – April 20th, 2013 We had some of the top finishers in this morning’s race in Brookdale Park: 6. Michael Gorman … 18:22 (1st Master) 9. Harold Porcher … 18:45 10. Fred King more »

Indian Trails 15K – Middletown, NJ

We had a small contingent at the Indian Trails 15K in Middletown NJ. This is always a tough race with 3 or 4 KILLER hills. The race has been a test of fitness for those running the upcoming Boston Marathon for many years. I was content to run in the wake of Mark Washburne the more »

Sneaker Factory 10K–March 17, 2013, by Martta Kelly

Another cold, dreary race day (temps low 30s, overcast) but it was good to see some other ERC peeps out there in South Mountain Reservation. For those of you who haven’t done this course, it’s a nice mix of rolling hills in a wooded setting. A great workout to get you ready for race season. more »

New York City Half–March 17, 2013 by Andi Robik

Yesterday was my 5th running of the NYC Half Marathon, and my best time for a half ever!  The start was cold but the sun finally came out, and after the first 2 miles I could feel my feet again. LOL.  I had mistakenly left my Garmin in my race bag that I checked to more »

ERC teams at the NYRRC Armory indoor meet

Last Tuesday, March 5th, was the last NYRRC Armory indoor meet for the 2013 winter season. Before our event began, there was a special event set up for a fast relay of 4×800 at which the Central Park Track Club set a men’s 70s record in the 4 x 800m. Watching the 70 year old more »

Liberty 1/2 Marathon

So after my mile run on Saturday, I thought about doing the Liberty Half in Jersey City on Sunday. I’d been battling a stomach bug during the week and figured I’d just see how I felt. As it turns out, I felt terrible. I had hardly slept and my stomach was doing flips at 6:30 more »

Essex Wins Smoke Rise Challenge

Congratulations to the 16 people on the Essex team who helped us beat Smoke Rise in tonight’s 4 mile challenge race in Kinnelon. This was our first victory over them in several years. Top finishers for Essex were Mike Skara (2nd), Wayne Carlson (4th) and Fernando Padilla (5th). Many thanks also to George and Christa more »

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