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Group Runs

This Monday (5/29) - Memorial Day Holiday Run!! 

We meet at Nolde Forest Environmental Education Center at the Sawmill Parking lot on select holidays at 8:30AM for a group run. ALL PACES are welcome! Walkers, this means you too! We generally run for an hour.

Strava event link:

Directions to the Sawmill parking lot:

If the lot is full (please do not 'make' your own space!) there is additional parking up on Church Rd, and you can run down to the Sawmill lot via Kohout or Sheerlund/Watershed trails

Wednesday Night runs meet at 6:15

Wear reflective clothing and bring a flash light!!!!!!

May 31 Larry and Missy Drago's residence (1450 Schoffers Rd, Birdsboro)  Road/trail

Jun    7  Doug and Lee Zechman's residence  (270 Diplomat Drive, Robesonia)  road/trail
Jun  14  Laurel Run Park (River Road, Muhlenberg)  road/trail  Phil and Andrea Lechner hosting (4220 Stoudt's Ferry Bridge Rd)
Jun  21  Nolde Forest (mansion parking lot)  Run for the Ages pre-run.  Ted Andrus and family hosting (5 Glen Hollow Court)
Jun  28  Trout Run (Exeter)  Lenny Burton and family hosting (221 Gibralter Rd)
Berks Women in Crisis will take anything that will help women and children. Clothes, toiletries, food/snacks, diapers, toys, cleaning supplies.  Anything!!!  Please give what you can--it DOES NOT have to be a new item--anything helps!!!


Race Shorts

Charlie Horse Half Marathon (20th Aniversary)
Sunday, May 28, 2017 (Memorial Day weekend) @ 9:00 am
Join us Memorial Day Weekend for the Charlie Horse Trail Half-Marathon to benefit Berks Co. Special Olympics.  This is a point to point race which will require you to get to the finish, rather than making it an option to NOT finish.  Read More...

Deena Andrus Memorial Run for the Ages 10k Trail Chase:
Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 8:30 am
Join us for the eighth annual running of the only trail race with an age graded start (that we know of) on the east coast.  Sure, you run the local trail races and are happy to compete and maybe place in your age group. But what if that effort let you win the whole Chase? Have you ever said, “I could have beaten that guy in my prime”? Are you as fast as you once thought you were? Who really is the fastest in your family? Now’s your chance to prove it  Read More...

Social Events

Pacer Wine & Cheese Party
Saturday, 6/24 7:00pm - 10:00pm
The Pagoda

Click here for more info!

Media Update
Tuesday, May 30th, some Pacers will be on WEEU Good Afternoon Berks Country at 4.00 pm approximately. We will be talking about all things Pacers. People are allowed to call in with questions.

Road Runners Club of America Runner Friendly community!
City Of Reading, PA has once again been marked as a Road Runners Club of America Runner Friendly community! Along with 14 other cities and towns, all were designated for their community working together to promote running as healthy exercise for residents while ensuring runner safety. We are very proud to be part of a community that embraces physical activity and having running being a part of their active lifestyles and goals!

Business Meeting

This Thursday June 8th, our monthly meeting is at Blind Hartman's Tavern (2910 Pricetown Rd, Temple, PA 19560). Note,  Just come in the right-side doors instead of the left if you park in the rear lot. 

Food will be served @ 6:30 pm
Business Meeting starts @ 7 pm

Click here for map!

Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month.

7:00 pm  All are welcome



mapmyrun & Strava
Click on the icons above and join the Pagoda Pacers mapmyrun & Strava groups to share courses.

Link to RUseeN Reflective Pacer Apparel


Our Mission

The Pagoda Pacers Athletic Club promotes physical fitness and public wellness. We conduct athletic activities in our community, organize competitions, social gatherings, and educate the public on physical fitness and wellness. We promote participation in the sports of running, cycling, duathlons, & triathlons. We also encourage members to be more than just athletes by conducting a variety of social and civic activities in the Reading, Pennsylvania area.