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Group Runs

Saturday Morning Run


This Saturday's Weekend Run will be starting from the Pagoda instead of the Stilling Basin. Address is: 98 Duryea Drive, Reading PA 19602. More directions here: Directions
Same start time of 8:00 AM. It will be a road run with trail options. Distances will vary; 3, 5 or 8 miles.
There will be some refreshments afterwards. Great way to cool off after the warm temperatures!

Wednesday Night runs meet at 6:15

Bring lights and reflective wear.

ANYONE who wants to host a Weds night run!!!  LET Phil Lechner know ASAP--1st come 1st serve!
Aug 5  Run from Jon Durant's residence (2539 Grant Street, Reading)  Roads or trails on Neversink Mtn.
Aug 12 Run from Deb and Brad Seaman's residence (1281 Pineland Rd, Birdsboro) running into Daniel Boone Homestead from there.  They have a pool!!!!!
Aug 19 Run from Caroline Hill's residence (63 Preston Rd, Wernersville)  Road and South Mountain trails.

Race Shorts

Grings Mill 5k and 10k Run

Sunday, Aug 2, 2015 9:00 am
The Grings Mill Run is held annually in August on one of Pennsylvania’s prettiest trails at Grings Mill Park, across from Pennsylvania State University, Berks Campus. The course is 99% flat with no traffic; there is no need to decide which event you want to do now, make your decision on race day when you know better how hot it is or how fit you are!

Blues Cruise 50k Ultra Marathon
Sunday October 4, 2015, 8:30 am
Field limited to 400 runners

Held annually the first weekend of October, the Pagoda Pacers proudly present an Ultra suitable for introducing newcomers to the world of Ultra Trail Running! Themed aid stations are well stocked by local (ultra) runners!


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

Click here for the Pacer Calendar

2015 Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the students below who were each chosen to receive a $500 Scholarship, and we wish all applicants the best in their future endeavors.

Julianna Whalen
Makayla Lagerman
Britton Gagliardi
Cassandra Whitmoyer

Club Events

Monthly Business Meetings 
This month's meeting 
Thursday 8/13/15 @ 7pm
Trooper Thorn’s Irish Beef House
451 Morgantown Rd, Reading
Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month.
7:00 pm  All are welcome

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.