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Kris Kringle 5 Miler


Saturday, December 31 2016, 11:00 am
Berks County Agricultural Center
1238 County Welfare Road
Leesport, PA 19533

Benefits The Berks County Cross Country Coaches Association
2016 Race Application (Click Here)
2016 On-Line Registration (Click Here)
Click here for 2015 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: $30 Adults, $15 ages18 and under if postmarked by December 10th. Afterwards and on race day: $35 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

Club Events


Social

Pacer Christmas Party
Friday Dec 2 @ 6-11pm
Grill Fire Co. Social Quarters
Click here for more details!

Reading Royals Hockey Game
Saturday Dec 10 @ 7pm
Click here for more details!

Caroling
Dec 16 Friday @6 30 meeting at the home Depot parking lot for caroling at the local old folks home. We are looking for singers and people that can play an instrument.  Social gathering to follow.  People who want to play may have a practice before then please reply to lawrencedrogo@gmail.com
 

News

We'd like to thank Brett Lynch and Leonard E. Burton for their services as President and Vice President of our club these past two years. Lots of work and sacrificing of time goes into keeping our club 'running' strong!
With that being said, we are proud to announce our new club President Larry Drogo and Vice President Ben Gallen! They will start their term in January.


Volunteering 

Blue Marsh Lake
Volunteer Work Day

Saturday Decemeber 24 @ 9am
If you plan to attend, please contact Hallie Groff at 610-376-6337 ext. 6551 or at  hallie.e.groff@usace.army.mil
 

Business Meeting

There will be no Club meeting held in December.  Have a Happy Holidays.

Meetings are held the second Thursday of each month.

7:00 pm  All are welcome


 



 

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


Link to RUseeN Reflective Pacer Apparel


 

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.