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Kris Kringle 5 Miler


Sunday December 28 2014, 11:00 am
Berks County Agricultural Center
1238 County Welfare Road
Leesport, PA 19533

Benefits The Berks County Cross Country Coaches Association
2014 Race Application (Click Here)
2014 On-Line Registration (Click Here)
Click here for 2013 Results


Course:  Scenic rolling countryside roads, a short portion on the Union Canal Path next to a trout stream and trail section in Blue Marsh Recreation Area. Course Map
 
Entry Fee: $25 Adults, $15 ages18 and under if postmarked by December 15th. Afterwards and on race day: $30 adult, $20 student. Custom, one of a kind race gifts guaranteed to the first 500 runners. After that, while supplies last.

Registration: Opens at 9:30 AM in the 4-H building. Projected race start time is 11 AM. Held rain, shine, cold or snow. If the weather is unusually severe, please check this website for cancellations.

All registered runners are automatically entered in a raffle for TWO COMPLIMENTARY ROUNDTRIP AIRLINE TICKETS FROM SOUTHWEST AIRLINES.  Additional raffle tickets may be purchased. Must be present to win.
Click here for more info about the Airline Ticket Raffle!

Directions  Link to Map.
 
DON’T LET THE ADDRESS FOOL YOU, IT IS NOWHERE NEAR LEESPORT.
From Reading:
Route 183 North (north of the airport and Saint Joseph Hospital)
Left on West Leesport Road (CVS Pharmacy on corner)
Right on County Welfare Road
Berks County Agricultural Center is approximately ½ mile down the road on left side. Just after the Reading Fairgrounds and across the road from the prison.


Race Directors: Jason Manbeck and Polly Corvaia
 
Insured By The Road Runners Club of America

Announcements 


Congrats to the new Pagoda Pacer leadership! Our new president elect is Brett Lynch, and new VP elect is Lenny Burton.  Also, a sincere thank you to our current leaders who have carried the Pacer mission forward during their time of service.


Congratulations to all the runners in the Oley Valley Country Classic.

10 Mile Winners

Overall Champion:
Mike Carriglitto 58:09
Female Winner:
Laura Latchford 1:04:41 (10th overall)
Masters Male:
Tim Schuler 1:01:04 (4th overall)
Masters Female:
Raine Fussner 1:15:22 (48th overall)

5K Winners
Overall Champion:
Brayden Heller 17:37
Female Winner:
Samantha Snukis 18:53 (4th overall)
Masters Male:
Chuck Crabb 18:04  (2nd overall)
Masters Female:
Jen Esposito 20:59 (10th overall)

Complete list of results can be seen in the Races & Results tab above

Membership
New membership drive begins Oct. 1, please renew in a timely fashion.  You can renew online or there will be an application to mail in inside the newsletter.

 

Club Events


Monthly Business Meetings Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month. 7:00 pm  All are welcome

Pacer Holiday Party
December 5th. 6:00pm
Grill Fire Co. Social Quarters
Mark your calendars - it's time to celebrate!
Members $10, non-members $20
 

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.