With snow falling, it’s time for MARS to turn its back on the fall and embrace winter.
On Thursday November 28, MARS will host a Run To The Pub event, open to club members and anyone interested in learning more. We will meet at 4:30 pm at River Mill Park for a run and head to the pub at 5:30 pm.
The MARS winter program will officially begin the week of December 9 with scheduled runs each week on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, as well as The Sunday Morning Running Group in Huntsville, Ontario on Sundays:
Tuesdays 6:30 am Conroy Track – workout (see Calendar)
Thursdays Noon Highway 60 Tim Horton’s – long run
Saturday 6:30 am – workout – location TBA (see Calendar)
Sundays 9 am – see Sunday Morning Running Group in Huntsville, Ontario Facebook page for details.
The weekly schedule of runs will be posted at our Calendar tab with goal races of a spring half or full marathon. Check the calendar before attending for any last minute changes.
MARS is heading to Burlington, Vermont May 23, 2013 for the May 25 Vermont City Marathon. Registration for the full marathon is open. Relay registration for either 2 person or 3-5 person teams opens February 1, 2014. Info can be found here.
The schedule for the Orillia Snowflake series is out here. These races are scheduled for December 1 and 15, and January 1 and 12. The races are all 5 km with a 10 km option on January 1. The cost of these races is $15 plus a donation to the Foodbank.
Indoor track season starts January 2014. There are races January 5,19, February 2, March 9 and March 15-16. Details can be found here.
Information about Membership renewal for 2014 will be available soon at the Membership tab at this website. New members and renewals both require completing an Athletics Ontario form for insurance reasons. Stay tuned in December for more information.
See you on the roads, however cold.