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Boston 2015. A little wind. A little rain. A couple three hills.

Whoa.  That was something.  The only comfort on the course yesterday was provided by tens of thousands of other runners and amazing crowds.  And we did great.   John Reumann was our first male finisher at 2:50, with Bret right behind him at 2:57.  Bénédicte had a great run and
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Run for the Parks 4/12/15

Spring. May. Actually. Be. Here. Great showing in central park today — John Abbate killing it upfront, with Eliot putting in great work with Boston just on the horizon. Carol Hansen ran an amazing race and crushed her division.  Bob Hermish came in second with Tom Maile
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Scotland 10k April 4, 2014

Driving down to today’s race, with the gentle 30 mile per hour winds blowing our cars across the road, with a the sheets of rain gingerly caressing our windshields, it may have been easy to be a little worried about conditions at today’s race. But all in all, it
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Bedford Run for the Hills April 11th, 2015

Beth Hovdestad, a life-long Taconic is on the committee for this 5k on April 11th.  Running it would be a  great way to show support for this local race and Beth! Saturday, April 11th, 2015 – 8:30 AM Assemble at the Bedford Hills Metro-North Train Station 46 Depot Plaza Bedford
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United Half March 14, 2015

What an amazing day. Jin ran a great race, with Christopher also crushing his race! Great great job everyone — it looks like the winter didn’t hurt anyone’s training! Last Name First Name Sex/ Bib Team City State Country Overall Gender Age Net 5K 10K 15K 20K
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2015 NYRR Washington Heights Salsa, Blues, and Shamrocks 5K

Whoa!!!!!    What a great day we had.  Gregg Schroko was our first finisher, shattering the 20 minute mark on a tough tough course.  Joe Porcaro is getting the year off to a perfect start coming in first in his division.  Tom Maile and Carol Hansen came in second their division;
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Upcoming Race: MHA 5k Run / Walk May 3 2015

Join us and celebrate 11 years of running and walking for mental health! Sunday, May 3, 2015 from 8am to noon at scenic FDR State Park in Yorktown Heights, New York! Our 5K Run/Walk & 1 Mile Kids’ Race offers the unique opportunity to come together as a community and take a
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Awesome Sunday Running at the Fred Lebow Manhattan Half and the Boston Buildup 15k

Some great running out there on a cold day! While some of us were dealing with some ice and hills at the Boston Buildup, the team had a great showing in New York. At the Boston Buildup, Mike Moccia — after some hesitation at the start due to the legitimate fear of cracking
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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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