A belated BIG congratulations to Desiree Cowie, who finished the JFK 50 Mile Ultramarathon in 9.49.36. The JFK 50 Mile is the oldest ultra marathon still being conducted. The JFK 50 Mile is the only original JFK Mile Challenge that is still being held. The 2012 race will be the 50th anniversary of the race.
Finally NEOTC has branded gear to offer to the Membership.Limited numbers of short sleeve tech shirts are available.For the Ladies there are small, medium, and large available.For the Men there are same as above, with XL as well.These shirts are available on a first come basis.The T-Shirt Comittee was able to negotiate a very fair […]
Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving. ~W.T. Purkiser
Global Warming hit SP2011 hard this year. Many were running in t-shirts and shorts. We were worried when we saw quite a few hunters in the morning that this might have been the last SP on the Laurel Trail, but as the day wore on they all disappeared and it was just the NEOTC crowd […]
Least epic weather ever led to 18 starters for the 6th Annual Slim Pickins.The stated goal was the Ohiopyle 50K, also known as the “Gate to Eight x 2″. (GATE28X2)8 runners finished the OP 50K, more details to follow on that and more Slim Pickins chat. Cam Baker, Kimba, and Baby Sasquatch Eric Harris. Cam […]
Once upon a time, not so long ago, there were not that many ultra running events.One of the oldest running events is the JFK 50 Mile Race.The JFK 50 Mile was first held in the spring of 1963. It was one of numerous such 50 mile events held around the country as part of President […]
NEO TC member Wild Bill Wagoner is half of the Bill Team that has organized and directed the Bills BAFA for the last two years. The other Bill is Chef Bill Bailey. Once again, the Bills had a ‘soldout’ BA, with many local runners achieving their BadAss status on November 12. NEO TC runners achieving […]