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Group Runs

Wednesday Night runs meet at 6:15

The runs are generally one hour in length, and consist of varying levels of ability and pace. Walkers are also welcome and encouraged!  After the run, we usually gather at a neigborhood eatery.

Jun 20  Nolde Forest (mansion parking lot)---remember bridge on 625 may be out yet!!!  Running the Run for the Ages course---then going to the Andrus's residence (5 Glen Hollow Ct)

Jun 27  Yuriko and Matt Brophy residence (1454 Oak Lane--Reading).  Road/trail options   ***charity run benefiting  area women's shelters 

July 4 NO PM run!!!  8:30 am run Nolde Forest Sawmill lot.
July 11  Phil, Andrea, and Henry Lechner's residence (4220 Stoudt's Ferry Bridge Rd--Reading)  Road and trail options!!!


Race Shorts

Deena Andrus Memorial Run for the Ages 10k Trail Chase:
Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 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...

Grings Mill 5k and 10k Run
Sunday, August 5, 2018, 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!


Pagoda Pacers Wine & Cheese Party

Saturday, June 23 at 7 PM - 10 PM

General Membership Meeting

This Thursday June 14th, our monthly meeting Daniel Boone Homestead, 400 Daniel Boone Rd, Birdsboro.

Click here for map!

Business Meeting starts @ 7 pm

Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month.

7:00 pm  All are welcome

June 2018 Newsletter

Community Involvement/Volunteering 

Click here to see what we have done to promote running and fitness in Berks County!
Click here for info about the club's trail maintenance program.

Nolde Invasives Work Day Flyer 2018



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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.