Saturday Run 7/29/17

Next Saturday we are meeting at the train station in downtown Wolfeboro and run, bike or walk on the rail trail.

Let us know if you’ll be joining us and what you’ll be doing…running, biking or walking.

August Club Event – Bike Ride

Saturday Aug 5th bike ride, 15 to 20 miles, meet at the Rochester Rec Center between 8:30 am and 9:00 am.

Leave Rec. Center go up Chestnut Hill Rd. to Betts Rd. on right, about 4 1/2 miles,to end of Betts Rd.

Left on Route 125, right on River Rd. next to Forrest Pump. Aprox. at  5 miles. Intersects with Carl Broggi Highway, Aprox at 9 miles. To East Roch. Intersection 1 tenth of a mile. Cumberland Farms on the left. Up route 202/ Highland St. Back to route 125, take a left back to Roch. and the Rec. Center. Aprox. 12 miles.

August Club Event – Fun Run and Swim

Monday Aug. 14th meet at Ken Houle’s house at 6:30 pm. 2 1/2 mile loop run, you can do it once or twice, swim is optional.  BYOB, water and soda provided and finger rolls and cookies.  88 St James Ave Milton, NH. Go through town, past town beach and new fire station, take a right onto Town House Rd. Take a right onto St James, house is 1/4 mile on your right.  You will be directed on where and how to park.

Update on Track

John Tuttle will continue to offer track workouts beginning on April 12th. After many long drives from his home to Rochester, John is changing where he is holding track this season.

From John; “This season what I have decided to do is starting Wednesday April 12, I will have track workouts at Prospect Mountain at 5:30 they will be open to all and any runners that want to come not just Rochester Runners all are welcome.”

Rochester Runners would like to thank John for the time and effort he devoted to driving to Spaulding HS to make us better runners.  Track practices will now continue on Wednesdays at Prospect Mountain High School, 242 Suncook Valley Rd, Alton. 

Jan 2017 Meeting

Reminder: RR Club Meeting, Monday, January 9 at 6:30 PM at Rochester Recreation Center.
We will be choosing Officers for the 2017 year. This will also be our awards meeting with several awards being given out on Monday.  We will also be drawing for the two Boston Marathon bibs.

Jul 17

Saturday Run 7/29/17

Next Saturday we are meeting at the train station in downtown Wolfeboro and run, bike or walk on the rail trail.

Let us know if you’ll be joining us and what you’ll be doing…running, biking or walking.

Jul 15

August Club Event – Bike Ride

Saturday Aug 5th bike ride, 15 to 20 miles, meet at the Rochester Rec Center between 8:30 am and 9:00 am.

Leave Rec. Center go up Chestnut Hill Rd. to Betts Rd. on right, about 4 1/2 miles,to end of Betts Rd.

Left on Route 125, right on River Rd. next to Forrest Pump. Aprox. at  5 miles. Intersects with Carl Broggi Highway, Aprox at 9 miles. To East Roch. Intersection 1 tenth of a mile. Cumberland Farms on the left. Up route 202/ Highland St. Back to route 125, take a left back to Roch. and the Rec. Center. Aprox. 12 miles.

Jul 15

August Club Event – Fun Run and Swim

Monday Aug. 14th meet at Ken Houle’s house at 6:30 pm. 2 1/2 mile loop run, you can do it once or twice, swim is optional.  BYOB, water and soda provided and finger rolls and cookies.  88 St James Ave Milton, NH. Go through town, past town beach and new fire station, take a right onto Town House Rd. Take a right onto St James, house is 1/4 mile on your right.  You will be directed on where and how to park.

Apr 20

Update on Track

John Tuttle will continue to offer track workouts beginning on April 12th. After many long drives from his home to Rochester, John is changing where he is holding track this season.

From John; “This season what I have decided to do is starting Wednesday April 12, I will have track workouts at Prospect Mountain at 5:30 they will be open to all and any runners that want to come not just Rochester Runners all are welcome.”

Rochester Runners would like to thank John for the time and effort he devoted to driving to Spaulding HS to make us better runners.  Track practices will now continue on Wednesdays at Prospect Mountain High School, 242 Suncook Valley Rd, Alton. 

Jan 07

Jan 2017 Meeting

Reminder: RR Club Meeting, Monday, January 9 at 6:30 PM at Rochester Recreation Center.
We will be choosing Officers for the 2017 year. This will also be our awards meeting with several awards being given out on Monday.  We will also be drawing for the two Boston Marathon bibs.

Nov 24

Free Fall 5k

Free Fall 5k Photos courtesy of NH Running Photos:

Set 1: https://www.flickr.com/…/mainerunn…/albums/72157676933011216

Set 2: https://www.flickr.com/…/mainerunn…/albums/72157677028386475

Thanks to NH Running Photos for being there again this year! For all pics and results, go to http://www.freefall5k.com/

Nov 11

2017 Rochester Runners Club Annual Membership Renewal

The 2017 Rochester Runners Club Annual Membership Renewal is now open. Dues remain just $20 for an individual membership and $25 for a family membership.  You can use the links below to renew and if you are not currently a member, please consider joining us.  You can renew your membership or join online here:

Online Registration

Note that when you register online, the club pays a fee to Runreg.   If you would like to offset this charge to Rochester Runners, you can add $2.50 for an individual or $3.00 for family.  If you prefer to register by mail, please print and mail this form with your check:

Membership Renewal Form

Some of the benefits of being part of the Rochester Runners:

  • Meet local runners with similar goals and interests.
  • Improve your performance with weekly structured track workouts with an experienced coach.
  • Enjoy daily runs with various groups.
  • Get discounts on running shoes from local merchants that will easily pay for your dues.
  • Attend regular meetings with guest speakers.
  • Give back to the community through club donations and volunteer work.
  • Receive coaching and motivation from other runners.
  • Give motivation and inspiration to other runners.

Thank you for renewing, and if you know of others who could benefit from membership, feel free to either share this email or direct them to the website where they can become a member.

Sep 18

November Meeting Announced

The next Rochester Runners meeting will be Monday, November 14th at the Community Center in Rochester.  Availability at the Community Center has changed the meeting from Tuesday to Monday.  Keep an eye on the Rochester Runners Facebook page for updates and agenda topics.

Jun 15

Run 1000+ this Year

You can win a club award by running 1000+ miles this year!
The first 25 members who reach a 1,000 miles need to let Ken Houle know ASAP, BECAUSE ONLY THE FIRST 25 MEMBERS WILL RECEIVE THE AWARD of a Rochester Runner pint glass. For this award Ken only needs to know your name and date that you reached 1,000 running miles.  Your racing miles are included in this too. You can receive your award at any meeting after the date that you accomplished the challenge. Send your information to Ken.

Jun 15

100 Miles Of Racing

This year Club Vice President Ken Houle is taking the lead on two club challenges.  The first challenge is to run 100+ miles of races in a year. The award is a Rochester Runners pint glass to all members who succeed in accomplishing this challenge. You must send your race list to Ken around the 1st of December, so we can present the award to you at the Christmas meeting. The more info you provide. (name of race, your time, place overall, place in age division) the better chance you have of being featured on the Club website and this newsletter.

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