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Oley Valley Apple Country Classic



Saturday October 9 @ 8:30 AM

Oley Fire Valley Fairgrounds  (parking at fairgrounds or High School)
26 Jefferson St, Oley, PA 19547 

Check-in and Day of Registration:  7:00AM—8:15 AM
10 Mile begins at 8:30 AM, 5K begins at 8:45 AM
Pre-Register by Sept. 27th to guarantee your shirt.  Some  extra shirts will be available, while they last. 

Pagoda Pacer Races are back and we are proud to be hosting the 27th Annual updated Oley Valley Apple Country Classic 10 Mile and 5 K runs.   New Venue. New Course. Post race Apple Festival!  Race starts and ends at the Oley Valley Fairgrounds with indoor registration and post race food ($5 voucher included in your reg). followed by the Oley Valley Antique Power and Apple Festival.  Fall foliage will be at its finest on the rolling hill course through Oley farm country. A beautiful all abilities race to kick off your fall season.  No pets on course. The 10 Mile race is also the RRCA Eastern Regional championship.
 
Door prizes, giveaways and race results tallied and announced during event. 5k awards will be handed out as soon as results are tallied
 
Course Record:  New Course so if you are the first to cross the finish line you set the record!!  10M and 5K 
 
 
 
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FEE: $30 if postmarked by Sept. 27.  $35 After Sept 27 and day of race reg., shirts while they last   No refunds, no mailed shirts or mailed awards. Held rain or shine. Proceeds help benefit the Oley Valley Ambulance Association and Pagoda Pacer Scholarship Fund for high school cross country athletes and association health and fitness activities supported by the Pagoda Pacers. 
 
COURSE:  Rolling hills with some flat and fast parts on a picture perfect course through the country roads of Oley Pa during a fall foliage back drop.  Split times provided at most miles.  Aid stations on both courses.  
 
AWARDS:  Handmade awards by local glass works artist  Maggie Gallen! A one of a kind unique treasure! Over 100 awards for all ages! 

10 Mile Awards:  1st M/F Overall and 1st M/F Masters (40+), 19 & under:  2M, 2F 20-29: 3M, 3F 30-39: 4M, 4F 40-49: 5M, 5F  50-59:  5M, 5F 60-69: 3M, 3F, 70+ 2M, 2F   
 
RRCA Championship Age Group Awards:  Overall M/F, Masters 40-49 M/F, Senior Master 50-59 M/F  Grand Master M/F 60+** 
 
5K Awards:  1st M/F Overall and 1st M/F Master (40 +),  19 & under:  2M, 2F, 20-29:  3M 3F 30-39: 4M, 4F, 40-49: 4M, 4F, 50-59: 3M 3F, 60-69: 3M 3F, 70+ 2M, 2F (5K awards presented immediately after results tallied)
 
COVID PRECAUTIONS: The Pagoda Pacers are committed to providing you with a safe race environment. Please know we are keeping a close eye on all event recommendations from our state & local health guidelines, as well as the CDC. Masks or other requirements will be communicated if necessary via email prior to race day based on current recommendations.
 
The excitement is brewing and we look forward to our new fall country classic.
Race Director: Len Burton, Barry Goodhart
 
DIRECTIONS: Coming soon

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Social

Pagoda Pacers Wine & Cheese Party
 
SATURDAY, SEPT 18, 2021 AT 6 PM 
Lily's Vineyard on Skyline Drive

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General Membership Meeting

October's Monthly Membership meeting will be held on Thursday Oct 14th at Tino's, 1 Wellington Blvd, Reading, PA 19610 6:30

Come hear about the success of Blues Cruise 2021 and the new Oley 10 miler! Also we will be taking nominations for President and Board of Directors (4) for the upcoming election. (Any questions about the election contact Steve Maguire).

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Food and drink at 6:30pm. Meeting starts at 7:00pm. All members are welcomed.
    
Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month @7:00 pm.  All are welcome


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Community Involvement/Volunteering 

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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.