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New York Marathon 2014: 22 Taconics Take New York!

All races are important, from a turkey trot to a coveted half.  From a contest on trails to a battle at a 50k.  But for us, as Taconics, it’s hard to argue that there is a race more important than the New York Marathon.  Sunday, 22 Taconics battled the wind and the cold to
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Grete’s Great Gallop 2014

What a day! Some amazing times in a most-unforgiving course (two loops of the park.  TWO.)  Greg Diamond crushed it and came in first in his division, with Steve just 62 seconds behind him.  Joe Porcaro claimed second in his division, as did Cathy Groneman.  And there were great
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Results for Run4Recovery 5k 9/27/14

Run4Recovery Overall Finish List September 27, 2014 Results By Taconic Road Runners Club 5k Place Name City Bib No Age Gender Age Group Total Time Pace 1 Michael Schmutzer Yorktown Heights NY 785 41 M 1 overall 18:41.9 6:00/M 2 Welfur Ramon Shrub Oak NY 821 38 M 2 overall 19:18.3
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Greg Diamond wins the 18 Miler!

Well, apparently there were TWO races this weekend in Central Park. And it looks like our Greg Diamond ran both and paced FIRST in the 18 miler!!!!  What a fantastic weekend, and a great showing for the team.  Nice job!!!! Last Name First Name Sex/age Bib Overall Place Gender
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5th Avenue Mile: Amazing!

What amazing times for a great team.  Not many of us train specifically for the mile, but folks were obviously working hard this year to get these numbers.  Jack Brennan has been targeting this race with his workouts for the last several weeks, and many of us benefited from his
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Club Championships 2014: Rain be damned!

So, there was a little rain.  But at least the temperature was nice. Speaking of temperature, the Taconics were on fire!  What a great day!  It was a one-two punch in the M55-59 division, with Greg Diamond winning and Steve Calidonna only nine seconds behind and in second. Some
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Taconic Men Win All Three Divisions at Masters 5k; Women Kill it as Well!

Before the lightning and thunder came, the Taconic Road Runners created some of their own with another great evening at the Master’s Challenge. The Rockland Road Runners hosted this year’s event around their flat fast 5K at Rockland Lake. The head-busting hot and
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Front Runners New York LGBT Pride Run (5M) June 28 2014

Whoa!!!!  Look at our top two runners — now look at their times!!!! Steve Calidonna won his division in 30:29 with Greg Diamond but one second behind him!  This has got to be one for the books! Joe Porcaro is back and he won his division for the second time in a row
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Portugal Day 5 Miler June 15th 2014

The men were blessed with much nicer weather than the ladies had yesterday, and the times reflected that. Scott Brown ran a great 29:48 for 4th in his division, Steve Caledonia came in second in his.  Martin was right there with him with a 30:21.  Joe Porcaro won his division
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