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Weekly Announcements Feb. 6th 2020

Hello Striders!Congrats to:

  • Amanda Walker set a new 5 mile PR at the Super Sunday 5 miler in Cambridge
  • Paul Donovan new 5 mile PR at the Super Sunday 5 miler
  • Mark Crane new 5 mile PR at the Super Sunday 5 miler
  • Christopher Simard new 5 mile PR at the Super Sunday 5 miler
  • Andrew Bragg new 5 mile PR at the Super Sunday 5 miler
  • Congratulations to all who raced this weekend! We had a great showing as a club

If you or anyone you know has run a PR or had a significant accomplishment, please let me know!This Saturday the Gate City Marathon, Half Marathon & Relay will be hosting a course preview run at 8am from Bonhoeffer’s! Come run one or both loops of our signature event!

Congrats to Deb and Bob Uttero on becoming this month’s Runner of the Month. Read more about them here:

There is still PLENTY of room to come join us at indoor track on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Please fill out the waivers and sign up form from here: and bring them and a check to the track and you’re in! Lots of great workouts to get you ready to kick butt into the spring season! A night by night option is available. $10 per night as long as there is capacity. First come, first served with precedence to anyone who has signed up for the entire workout. You’ll still need to fill out the waivers but bring exact cash or a check made out to the Gate City Striders and check in with the coaches to pay and get the wristband. The competitive night is similar to our outdoor track workouts. Whether you are training for a 5k,10k, half or full, theres a workout prescribed for that night. The coaches are there to help guide you thru and give lap times. Just like at outdoor track. All paces are absolutely welcome. Come join us next Tuesday if you’re curious. Recreational night is similar to a Couch to 5k program.

We will once again have a bus heading down for the Boston Marathon. You can reserve your spot by paying $65 / seat ($75 after Feb 15th) to Dan Dugan. Checks payable to GATE CITY STRIDERS and mailed to Marathon Bus, 22 Cabot Dr, Nashua NH 03064. Or Venmo Dan at Dan-Dugan-99. Please include Name of Runner, Phone Number, E-mail Address, Emergency Contact Name, Emergency Contact Number, Any concerns you won’t make it to Hotel by 5:30PM? Any questions, message Dan Dugan

Feb 8th – GCS Marathon Course Preview Run
Feb 11th – Indoor Track (competitive)
Feb 12th – Indoor Track (recreational)
Mar 14th – Shamrock Shuffle 5k (NHGP) – Lebanon, NH
Mar 15th – New Bedford Half Marathon (NEGP) – New Bedford, MA
Apr 5th – Frank Nealon Boston Tune Up 15k (NEGP) – Upton, MA
Apr 5th – Soup Kitchen 5k (NHGP) – Nashua, NH
Apr 26th – Sleepy Hollow Mountain Race (Mountain Series)
May 3rd – Pack Monadnock (Mountain Series)
May 17th – Gate City Marathon, Half Marathon, Relay – Nashua, NH
May 23rd – Wachusett Mountain Race (Mountain Series)
May 24th – Vermont City Marathon (NEGP) – Burlington, VT
June 7th – Cranmore Mountain Race (Mountain Series)
June 13th – Ascutney Hill Climb (Mountain Series)
June 27th – Capital City Classic 10k (NHGP) – Concord, NH
July 12th – Loon Mountain Race (Mountain Series)
Aug 8th – Sandown 5 Miler (NHGP) – Sandown, NH
Aug 29th – NH 10 Miler (NEGP) – Auburn, NH
Sep 6th – Mount Greylock Road Race (Mountain Series)
Sep 20th – Lone Gull 10k (NEGP) – Gloucester, MA
Sep 27th – Waterville Valley Mountain Race (Mountain Series)
Oct 11th – New England ½ Marathon (NHGP) – Loudon -> Concord, NH
Nov 15th – BiggSteps 5k (NEGP) – Needham, MA
Nov 22nd – Novemberfest – Nashua, NH

Take care and see you on the roads!