The Chanukah Run-a-Latke 5K 12/18/22. Recap by Linda Desjardins. On a sunny December day, the first day of Chanukah, many Striders made their way to the Run-a-Latke 5K in Marblehead, organized by Allie Vered. The race has many unique aspects makingit a particularly endearing one to run. It starts off at a temple where live Klezmer music is beingplayed and a few … [Read more...] about 2022 Chanukah Run-a-Latke 5K
Run a Latke
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!
Sunday, December 17, 2017 - This year’s Run a Latke 5K was another great race produced by Race Director Allie Vered. Although the weather was cold, the welcome from Allie and her crew was warm and heartfelt. The Kay family was out in force: 15-year-old Sean Kay nosed out Master Jim Pawlicki to finish 1st Overall in the race while his 17-year-old brother Aidan was 1st … [Read more...] about Chanukah Run a Latke 5K
Swampscott, December 16, 2016. Race Director Allie Vered, a member of the North Shore Striders for several years, knows how to best lay out a race course. The resulting course was flat and fast, but then Allie really went above and beyond and arranged for a tailwind over the last 1+ mile down Humphrey Street. North Shore Strider Lauren Hamilton took full advantage of … [Read more...] about Run a Latke 5K