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JSRC June Meeting - Tuesday June 26

The June Monthly meeting will be on Tuesday, June 26, at the Goodwill Hose firehouse in Belmar, 610 Seventh Avenue.

Come to the monthly JSRC meeting! Come meet your fellow members & find out what's new with your running club!

Goodwill Hose is the presenter of the Belmar Five Mile Run, set for July 14. Registration still available! Sign up by June 15 to get save! Please also email if you are interested in volunteering for the event - need help for packet pickup, kids races and race day...

Asbury Park Sheehan Classic registration is now open. Early Bird rate through June 15.

New Race June 23

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A new race to consider is the Manasquan VFW Veterans Appreciation Day Camouflage 5K Run/Walk, at Sea Girt Army Camp.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1838 is sponsoring a Veteran Appreciation Day at The National Guard Training Center at Sea Girt Army Camp, Sea Girt, New Jersey on June 23, 2018. Our objective this year is to make it one of our premier fund-raising activities. Funds raised will benefit Veterans, north from Belmar, Brielle, Manasquan, Wall and south to Ocean County. Also, we would like to build an access ramp for our elderly/disabled veterans at Post 1838.

The Run is at 10:00am and the Bands start at 1:00pm. The Bands are:
Los Gringos, After the Reign.  The Belle Tones,  Deep Six

Food: there will be a BBQ Food Truck and the VFW top chefs will be cooking Hot Dogs and Hamburgers.

Link to the Run Registration/Donation form
http://www.manasquanvfw.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/vetday1.pdf

Online registration for the Run/Walk online at www.jerseyrunner.com 

Sad News - Kevin O'Brien

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Club member Kevin O'Brien passed away on Monday, June 11 after a short illness.

He was a dedicated volunteer to many of our Club races. He will be missed.

Celebration of Life will be held Friday, June 15 at the John Day Funeral Home, Red Bank from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Click here to read Tribute

Human Horse Race

Club members and race directors Carly "All Day Chardonnay" DePolo and Dan "Mr. Ed" Napolitan raced in a unique event at the NJ Irish Festival on June 10 - the "Human Horse Race". The Festival was held at Monmouth Park on Sunday, June 10.

Both Carly and Dan are sponsored by Reggie Hyde, and represented Bar A Stables in this charity event; this years beneficiary is Ocean of Love.  Donate here to place your bet as to who be the faster "human horse"! 

JSRC is a proud sponsor of this years NJ Irish Festival.

JSRC Day at the Races

The 2018 JSRC Day at the Races will be Sunday, July 22. Yes - JULY!!!!

Monmouth Park changed their racing scheduling - prompting us to move our day to July.

Register HERE for the event. ALWAYS A GREAT TIME! Only $15 for Members - includes everything but wagering!

Global Running Day - June 6

Global Running Day is a day that celebrates the sport of running.  It is held annually on the first Wednesday of June.

Global Running Day is a worldwide celebration of running that encourages everyone to get moving.  Participants of all ages and abilities pledge to take part in some type of running activity by submitting their names through the Global Running Day website. Global Running Day 2018 is scheduled for June 6.

Scheduled local celebrations:

Avon 5K 2018

 

Perfect day for the 23rd Annual Avon 5K Run/Walk on June 2, 2018, presented by Avon First Aid and Safety Squad

Results Link

Some Photos

More photos on the Facebook event page

June Episode of RUNNING on YES Network

The Spring Lake Five is featured on the June episode of RUNNING, airing on the YES Network. Air dates below:

           June 2, Saturday, 2:00 p.m.
           June 5, Tuesday, 12 p.m.
           June 8, Friday, 8:30 a.m.
           June 10, Sunday, 3:00 p.m.
           June 11, Monday, 9:30 a.m.
           June 15, Friday, 1:30 p.m.
           June 18, Monday, 2:30 p.m.
           June 20, Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.
           June 21, Thursday, 1:00 a.m
           June 25, Monday, 12:00 p.m.

Spring Lake Five

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL!

2018 RESULTS LINK

In 1977, five hundred runners lined up for the first Spring Lake Five.  The race has grown into one of the country’s biggest and best running events. Over the past 17 years, Friends of the Spring Lake 5, Inc. has donated over $2,160,000 to local charities, volunteer organizations, town initiatives and Spring Lake Recreation.

Winners of the 2018 event were Brian Quilty in 25:28 and Amanda Marino in 29:23.

Results Posted Here    Photos to be posted Here 

Running And Racing Coverage    Facebook video of Start

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JSRC Monthly Meeting - Thursday, May 31

 

Monthly JSRC Club Meeting
Thursday May 31| 7:15 pm   YES-THURSDAY
Manasquan Women's Club
62 Main Street, Manasquan, NJ

Come to the monthly JSRC meeting!

Come meet your fellow members & find out what's new with your running club!

Special Olympics Track and Field Meet

The 2018 Monmouth-Ocean County Special Olympics Track and Field Meet is scheduled for Saturday, May 12 at Long Branch High School.

The Jersey Shore Running Club has been volunteering at this meet for over 20 years!

We need at least 30 (preferably more) volunteers to help with escorting athletes, scoring, timing, awards and other tasks associated with the event. Volunteers should plan on being at the high school by 8:30 a.m.. The meet is usually over by 2 or 3 p.m. If you can't be there by 8:30 or can't stay the entire time, that's fine. Just let us know ahead of time so we can be sure we have appropriate coverage.

Online registration for volunteers is now open. You may sign up here.
If you are coming with family or friends, please make sure everyone is signed up so we have an accurate count.

Parents - if your children require community service hours, this is an excellent opportunity for them. Please answer "Yes" for the community service letter question when you sign them up. That way we know who to reach out to after the event.

Thank you and we hope to see you there!
If you have any questions, please contact JSRC Special Olympics Event Coordinator, Marianne Ploskonka


2018 Monmouth-Ocean County Special Olympics Track and Field
Saturday, May 12 | Long Branch High School | 8:30 a.m.

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Sandy Hook Lighthouse 5K - May 5

Sandy Hook Lighthouse 5K - at Sandy Hook!!! Was held Saturday, May 5th.

AWARD WINNERS NOW POSTED.   Results Link

The best little race around.... presented by Eatontown Lions to benefit Camp Sunshine.

Register online thru noon Friday, May 4th. Race Day registration opens 8 am.

Cinco de Mayo Post-Race Social at Off the Hook following the 5K.

 

Smiles for you and JSRC

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Amazon Smiles

If you need to shop at Amazon, do it at smile.amazon.com.

When you #StartWithaSmile, Amazon donates to Jersey Shore Running Club

smile.amazon.com/ch/22-3305899

 

Registration Links for Upcoming Events

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