Please sign up or volunteer for the Jersey Shore Running Clubs biggest event of the year. Your support helps all of our charities.
Detail for all of the weekend activities can be found here: Saturday, April 6, JSRC RunAPalooza - Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 5K, Asbury Park, New Jersey
Friday, February 15th. EVENT IS at 7 PM ...please arrive a minimum of 15 minutes early to get a seat and not interrupt the ceremony.
Please come out and honor a great man and American hero in our very own running community, Joe Renzella. Jaime Hrzic will be presenting Joe Renzella with 2 awards - good conduct medal (3rd award) for the period 13 Feb.1970 through 12 Feb 1973 and the Army Commendation Medal for meritorious service during the period 18 Oct 1968 to Sep.1969.
Joe was drafted into the Army in 1964 and served 10 years, doing 3 tours in Vietnam. He earned a total of thirty-five decorations for his bravery and valor under fire. Including nine Battle Stars; four Bronze Stars (two "With Valor", the highest designation); a Purple Heart and a Vietnamese Staff Service Medal, Second Class, National Defense Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, nine Campaign Stars, two Good Conduct Medals, two Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry, six Overseas Combat Bars and three Service Stripes.
Anyone that knows Joe knows of his patriotism to our great country and his kind spirit. He is a very active member of JSRC always out there running with the flag in his patriotic attire. Please come out and honor Joe. There will be food from the VFW and a cash bar so if you plan on attending please RSVP on this event post or message Jaime Gallagher Hrzic. Thank you!
VFW Post 2226, 212 Norwood Ave, Oakhurst, New Jersey 07755
The JSRC can receive a group discount ($10 off the registration fee) for the E. Murray Todd Half Marathon, set for Sunday, March 10, at Brookdale Community College · Lincroft, NJ
Donald Schwartz has agreed to coordinate the discounted registration.
If interested - DO NOT REGISTER online! Reach out to Don so he can add you to our group.
Donald Schwartz - text or call 973-583-2450
Long Branch, Boardwalk
As of January 15, ☆ new start location! ☆ meet on the boardwalk, Brighton ave, beach entrance (west end)
We meet at in Long Branch at 6:00 p.m. (6:30 in summer) We do a 4-6 mile run along the boardwalk and around Lake Takanasseee passing the Dr. George Sheehan Memorial.
Contact: Ivone Lopes (via FB)
And good news: As of 2/6/2019 - The Long Branch boardwalk construction is complete and the boards are open end to end.
THURSDAY GROUP RUN!!
Please come join this special group on a special Valentine’s Day edition.
All paces and faces welcome !
When: Thursday Feb 14 6pm
Where: Asbury Park Convention Hall
OceanFirst Bank Center on the Monmouth University campus in West Long Branch is a an excellent indoor track and field venue, and that point will be driven home seven times this winter. Monmouth University head coach Joe Compagni and his staff already have scheduled "Showcase" meets that are open to athletes of all ages and abilities...designed for community participation, including school, college and club athletes.
Jan. 23, 2019: Showcase Meet #2