Race recap information from Mike Pelletier. Sunday, December 9 brought us a cold day but some hot competition at the Run-a-Latke and Festivus 5K this year! Several Striders braved the cold temperatures to represent the North Shore Striders in a couple recent races. Great job, runners! Run-a-Latke 5K in Swampscott, 11 am Start OA Place in Age GroupTime3rdSal … [Read more...] about 2018 Run-a-Latke and the Festivus 5K!
Salem MA Sunday, December 10, 2017 - From Linda Desjardins’ perspective. Talk about a cast of characters! Clowns to the left of me, jokers to the right and here I am, stuck in the middle with animals, ballerinas, super heroes, baby carriages, court jesters, elves, people swinging Festivus poles…all were at the starting line in Salem at 10 am today. Needless to say, it was a … [Read more...] about Festivus 5K
Sunday, December, 11, 2016, 10AM: Writeup by Mike Pelletier: Temperatures were cold in Salem on Sunday (a chilly 21o) , but the welcome from Race Director Rick Johnson and the Finz Restaurant was warm as thirteen North Shore Striders joined 389 other runners and toed the starting line at 10 am. The Festivus 5K was the 15th race in the North Shore Striders Grand Prix series … [Read more...] about Festivus 5K