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2017 Updates - July-August-Sept

2017 TCS NYC Marathon Volunteering

The JSRC will once again be volunteering at the TCS New York City Marathon. At least 40 people are needed to work the Finish Area in Central Park. The club will provide transportation to and from NYC for all registered volunteers. This is great opportunity and is always a good time. If you want to volunteer, you MUST follow the instructions below to register by August 30, 2017. If you're unsure of the commitment, please consider registering anyway...we cannot add volunteers after the deadline.

  • If you don't already have one, create a free New York Road Runners profile at https://mynyrr.nyrr.org/signup 
  • Log on https://mynyrr.nyrr.org/login with your email and password.
  • Make sure you have a photo uploaded to your account. The photo should be a clear head shot with no sunglasses, no hat. Think passport photo.
  • Select the Volunteer tab from the left menu
  • Scroll down to the second light blue box in the middle marked "VOLUNTEER FOR THE TCS NEW YORK CITY MARATHON"
  • Select "FINISH 2017 TCS New York City Marathon"
  • Scroll down & select "Hospitality and Catching: Shift 1" and click "NEXT"
  • Fill out the form on the next page
  • In the "volunteering with a group" drop down, scroll down choose "Jersey Shore Running Club"
  • You will receive a confirmation email

DEADLINE FOR REGISTERING IS August 30, 2017.
Email jsrc.nycmarathon@verizon.net  or call 732-749-0962 for help

 

Firecracker Five

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Firecracker Five Results

 

The Jersey Shore Running Club wishes everyone a Safe and Happy 4th of July Holiday!

 

 

JSRC Cruise - READY TO SAIL

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CRUISE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED - YOU WILL HAVE TO WAIT UNTIL NEXT YEAR!

Registered Ship Mates click here for update

Enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow members over dinner & drinks on the River Queen river boat. The boat leaves Bogan’s Basin in Brielle Saturday, July 15 at 6pm and we cruise along the Manasquan River, Point Pleasant Canal and Barnegat Bay until 9.

That’s right - we’re taking a 3-hour tour. So who knows how it will end!

Can anyone guess what year the last JSRC Cruise was held?  CLICK HERE FOR MaORE FLASHBACK PHOTOS

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Belmar Five - Congratulations to all!

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The 41 Belmar was held Saturday, July 8.

Visit www.belmar5.com for links to media coverage, results and photos (to be posted soon)

RESULTS POSTED HERE

Photos  by George Ertle 

Ocean Grove Biathlon

Congrats to all JSRC members and others at the Ocean Grove Biathlon on July. Photos posted HERE.

RESULTS ARE NOW POSTED HERE

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Beautiful Night for the River Cruise!

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The JSRC River Queen Cruise was a really nice event.

Thanks to Jim and Bill for making it happen!

Check out some photos HERE and HERE

NEW JSRC Group Run

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Rise n' Shine | Thursday mornings 6:00 a.m.

The JSRC is pleased to announce our newest group run. Going by the name "Rise 'n Shine", it's geared toward runners who like to get up and get their run done before starting their work day. They meet every Thursday around 6:00 a.m. on the boardwalk in Belmar. 

Club member Deborah Alpert has agreed to act as Run Leader/Club Contact. 

Meet at: 16th Avenue & Ocean Avenue, Belmar    Members and non-members are invited to join in on the run. 

Running the 184

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Mike Procopio wants everyone to know the film "Running the 184" will be showcased on Friday, August 4th at the Asbury Park Film Festival.

There are cameos from some club members and local runners who were interviewed for the film.

Anyone needing more detail can reach out to Mike.

Sea Girt 5K

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Results LINK

Finish Video 1  (to 48 mins)

Finish Video 2

 

Neptune City Day

25th Annual event held August 5, 2017.

RESULTS LINK: http://www.bestrace.com/results/17/170805NC5.HTM

OFFICIAL RACE PHOTOS: http://jackmccoyphotography.com/neptunecity2017

JSRC photo album includes awards ceremony

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Asbury Sheehan Classic

 

The Asbury Sheehan Classic 5K!   CONGRATULATIONS TO RUNNERS! THANKS TO VOLUNTEERS AND SPONSORS!

RESULTS LINK: https://runsignup.com/Race/9735/Results

Official photos still uploaded: some posted here: https://runsignup.com/AsburyPark5K/photos

Asbury Park Press Photo Gallery

Check out past event photos       Read all about it on Patch.com

Bradley Beach 5K

Great Day at the 20th annual Bradley Beach 5K on August 19.

RESULTS and PHOTOS are posted.

Congratulations to all participants!

A special thanks to the Jersey Shore Running Club members who volunteered this years event, assisting with registration and packet pickup on Friday and Saturday.

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September Racing

September dates to remember:

Saturday in the Park - September 2                       Pier House 5K - September 4 - Labor Day

Brielle Day 10K - September 9               Day at the Races - September 10

9-11 Memorial Run - September 11

Jersey Shore Medical Center 5K - September 17 - Neptune - ENTRY FEE ONLY $10

 

Sad news - Prescott Evarts Jr

Just wanted to let fellow runners know of the passing of dear running friend and professor at Monmouth University.

Many of you know him or have run with him, Prescott Evarts Jr.
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/name/prescott-evarts-obituary?pid=1000000186520316

Shore AC/JSRC/Shore-area running veteran Prescott Evarts Jr passed away on August 28. He was 79.

Dr Evarts was an English professor at Monmouth University, a familiar face at many Shore road and cross country races (as a longtime member of the "Green's Pond Harriers) and also father and father-in-law to Shore AC/JSRC/Shore-area running veterans Geoff and Jill Evarts

A visitation will take place on Friday, September 1, 2017 from 4-7 p.m. at the John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Ave., Red Bank, NJ. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Christ Episcopal Church, 90 Kings Highway, Middletown, NJ Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. with a burial to follow at Fairview Cemetery in Middletown.

Sad New - Harry Beal

Colonel Harold G. Beal Jr passed away on September 10. He was 88.

Harry (as he was known to his friends) was a long time Shore AC member and supporter, was active and supportive throughout the entire running community and was also a top competitive athlete into his 80's.
A West Point graduate, Harry served out an extensive and distinguished military career and was also a well-respected and successful coach and educator. Link below to his obituary, covering his very diverse and accomplished life.

Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, September 14 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at O'Brien Funeral Home located at 2028 Route 35 North in Wall Township, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 15 at 9:00 a.m. at St. Catharine's Church, Spring Lake. Burial will take place at 1:30 p.m. at the Brigadier General William C. Doyle Memorial Cemetery in Wrightstown, NJ with Military Honor Guard.

http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/app/obituary.aspx?n=colonel-harold-g-beal-jr&pid=186629399&fhid=27012

Saturday in the Park Womens 5K

The Jersey Shore Running Club hosted our 24th (YES TWENTY-FOURTH) Annual Women's 5K on Saturday Sept 2, at Holmdel park.

Congratulations and thanks to all who attended the event --- runners, walkers, volunteers, sponsors and friends!    Madison Brand of Middletown, age 17, was first across the line in 20:10, and "Wine, Women and Running" took the Team Participation Award - AGAIN - Congratulations!

Read all about it here: https://www.tapinto.net/towns/holmdel-and-colts-neck/articles/holmdel-jersey-shore-runners-club-sprints-to-su

results link:  https://runsignup.com/Race/21839/Results    

photo link:   https://runsignup.com/Race/Photos/NJ/Holmdel/SaturdayinthePark

Read pre-race articles at     ahherald.com    and     gmnews.com

Pier House 5K Results

 

The Pier House 5K, on Labor Day Monday in Long Branch, wrapped up the 2017 Jersey Shore Golden Grand Prix.

Click here for Pier House 5K RESULTS

Photos are posted HERE

Thanks to everyone who participated and/or volunteered!!!!!

Brielle 10K Challenge

 

The 37th Running of the Brielle 10K Challenge was held Saturday, September 9.   Read post race article on patch.com.

Brielle 10K Links (for post race):         RESULTS          PHOTOS

The premier course can be found at this link.  (Does anyone know the event record on the "original course"?)

JSRC Picnic at Monmouth Park

The Club's annual "Day at the Races" picnic at Monmouth Park was Sept. 10.   Photo Album

JSRC 9-11 Memorial Run

The Jersey Shore 9-11 Memorial Run   - to memorialize all from the Jersey Shore who were lost on September 11, 2001

Read Article                    article on TapInto.net

Jersey Shore Pics Photo Album

Video of Opening Remarks

Bill McKim Photos            Aerial Video Coverage

Jersey Shore Medical Center 5K - Sunday September 17

Congratulations to participants at the 8th Annual Jersey Shore University Medical Center 5K!

Thanks to John O'Gorman and the other JSRC members who volunteered to make sure this race was a great experience.... and KUDOS to the MANY JSRC members who were award winners!    

Results link          Some Photos                 Check back for additional photo links