November Happenings - Jersey Shore Running Club                   
Volume XXIV No. 11
There's a lot going on this Fall!  
In This Issue
Club Officers
President: Mike Procopio
Vice President: Robert Galizio
Secretary: Joe Freeman
Treasurer: Mindy Brady
Web Master: Penny Hinck
Logistics: Phil Hinck
Directors at Large:
Jack Cheer | Peggy MKean

Membership Coordinator:
Membership Updates:
Send a change of address postcard to:
Membership - JSRC
P.O. Box 7492
Shrewsbury, NJ 07702

Volunteer Coordinator:

Editorial Staff
Editor & Publisher:
Barbara Hay
Carly DePolo
Contributing Writers:
Bob Both
Bob Both & JerseyShorePics

November 30
Eblast mailed:
December 1
7:15 P.M. TUESDAY,
November 24, 2015

Asbury Park

November 24: Asbury Park

January: Bar A
February: Deal Firehouse
March: TBD
April: TBD
May:Monmouth Beach
June: Goodwill Firehouse Belmar
July: TBD 
August: Deal BBQ
September: TBD
October: Manasquan Fire House
November: TBD
December: TBD

Club Events

Cheesequake State Park 
Sunday, November 8

Navesink Challenge
Middletown, New Jersey
Sunday, November 29, 2015, 15K and 5K



Manasquan Turkey Run , Manasquan NJ
November 21

Membership Summary
October 2015  

Total Members:
Active Members
(Dues Paid):
Individual Members:
Family Members:
RRCA Insurance Members:
Membership Status


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About Footnotes
Footnotes is a publication of Jersey Shore Running Club (JSRC), a non-profit, philanthropic organization.
This publication is produced monthly.
JSRC is a member of RRCA & USATF(Member No. CLUB 0196).

Members are encouraged to submit press releases or articles of interest to fellow Club members. Submit your
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If you wondered why you haven't received your newsletter in a timely manner, here's why 
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Coming Soon 
Don't forget we will be doing Adopt-A-Family again this year. Details will be posted soon!

JSRC is planning to offer a Coaching Class in March 2016. Stay tuned for details.
Bits n Pieces
JSRC Online Race Registration
JSRC has formed a partnership with for official club races registrations.

JSRC can cover you from head to toe with stylish "can't run-without" goodies. Items are available at Club Runs, events, & meetings. We accept cash, check & credit cards. 

Get involved! Volunteer services are always needed. Next time you don't feel like running, volunteer. Offering to help out takes only a few hours a month. All Members are invited to participate, and who may even make a few new best friends in the process. Work/Volunteer at four or more events and receive a discount to the JSRC Holiday Party!
Contact our Volunteer Coordinator at: to volunteer.

A Jersey Trail Classic!
36th HASHaTHON 6-Mile Race
The 36th HASHaTHON 6-Mile Trail Race is this coming Sunday, November 8, 2015!
This race is a long-standing tradition and lots of fun. This year there are a few new thing being introduced, like a new upgrade option for shirts. You can get a  Hashathon limited edition Long Sleeve  Tech shirt   (All Race day shirt sales - while supplies last.) or not. You can sign up for just the race with no shirt, or the race with a shirt or upgrade your shirt!

The course encompasses winding wooded trails, gullies, footbridges, small streams, mud, fallen trees, leaves, varmints, and several eco-systems. You will run through cedar forest & beautiful wetlands. It is tough, challenging and hilly, but most everyone finishes intact.

Note: You are encouraged to bring any of your leftover Halloween candy. 
Sign up today!
Entry Fee: $15.00         
Race Day Registration: 9:30 a.m.
1-Mile Fun Run: 10:30 a.m.         
6-Mile Trail Race: 11:00 a.m.

3 Overall, 3 deep in 10-year Age groups through 80! Additional fun awards: Muddiest, Bloodiest, and so forth. Special Raffle and other prizes.  

Cheesequake State Park Exit 120 off GSP 
Follow signs to the Pavilion at the lake 
If you are traveling from the Shore Area north on the GSP, we recommend that you continue past Exit 120. Get off at the Cheesequake Rest area.
Go to the Cheesequake Rest Stop, 
Make a U turn at the commuter lot or just beyond the gas station and get on the GSP heading SB (local lanes). Take Exit 120 and follow signs. Then it is all right turns to get to the park.  Then left at the T-intersection within the park (following signs for the lake)

We still need course marshals at the lake no later than 9:30 a.m. Folks that are involved with set up in the morning need to be at the pavilion around 8 am. 
Johnny Mac's House of Spirits Train Run - Gobbler Express
All Aboard!
Sunday, November 15, 2015  takes off at 10:58 a.m.
208 Main Street | Asbury Park, NJ

The Gobbler Express train leaves the station at 10:58 a.m.
Check in:
Starts at 9:30 AM at Johnny Mac's, located at  
208 Main Street in Asbury Park - across from train station

Registration will be open until train is full. 
Must register by Thursday, November 5 to get a shirt.
Registration: $30. 
Race Day Registration: $30 - NO shirt and may have to buy train ticket at station. We will have extra shirts available for only $10.
Race Details
Take the Train from Asbury Park, then run back along the Boardwalks to Johnny Mac's House of Spirits. 
Your choice of one to six+ miles.
Post Run Party includes: Pizza and Beer/Soda, Lots of  Costume and Random Prizes.  

Benefits: Asbury Park Youth Program and
Asbury Park Mount Carmel School 

Seats are Limited - So Get On Board Today!
Navesink Challenge 
5K Challenge!
15K Challenge!
Gym/Fitness Center Team Challenge!

Be part of the Navesink Challenge on Sunday, Nov. 29.
This race sold out last year and is filling up quickly this year. 

Sign up soon!
Oct. 1  to Nov. 24:
$33 online (until 12 noon Nov. 24) and $35 mail-in
JSRC New Year's Eve
12th Annual Twilight 2-Mile
Fun Run/Walk & Party  
Running In The New Year -
A JSRC Tradition

Thursday, December 31, 2015 - 4:30 p.m. 
Paul's Tavern, Lake Como, NJ

This is a fun run - Roads will not be closed. Course Marshals & Police will be on the course.  
Flat, 2 mile run/walk through the streets of Lake Como & Spring Lake 
Tee Shirts to all pre-registered runners/walkers
Post Registrants while supplies last
Post run/walk Buffet & Drink Specials

Register Online (through 12/30/15) No mail in entry.

Check In & Registration: 3:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. -
Bib pickup and post registration 
Entry Fees:
JSRC Members (on or before 11/30/2015) $22.00
Early Registration (on or before 11/30/2015) $25.00
Pre-Registration (12/1 through 12/25/2015) $28.00
Post Registration (12/26 through 12/31/2015) $30.00 Buffet Only (Includes Tee Shirt) $20.00 

Location: Paul's Tavern, 1705 Main Street, Lake Como, NJ 
GSP to Exit 98, travel east on Hwy. 138 to Route 35 North Exit ramp
Turn right at traffic light off exit ramp onto 16th Ave.
Continue on 16th Ave east to 2nd traffic light
Turn Right onto Main St.
Paul's Tavern is on right just past 17th Ave.
Parking in Paul's Tavern lot or on street 
For Additional Info: Email Dan Napoliton
JSRC is a 501c3 nonprofit organization and any proceeds from the event will be donated to a local nonprofit organization.
Congratulations to NYC Marathon Finishers!
And Thank You JSRC Volunteers!
JSRC finishers included:
Mary O'Brien: 4:33:19
Thomas Donoghue, 4:41:50
Lydia Breckenridge, 5:02:01
Eileen Donoghue 7:22:30
Brian Borden, 4:32:08
Jakov Philosof, 4:28:54
Joanne Toomey, 5:05: 15; 
Jimmy Chichelo, 5:42:40; 
Kevin J Napalo 4:20:08
JSRC Team at the
Shore AC Cross Country Series
Week 5, Shark River
Great turnout of JSRC Team on October 31, for Week 5 at Shark River. Next up is final race on November 7 - Holmdel park, of course!
 9am, $7. 
Come on out and be part of the team!  All all welcome to join in the fun!
JSRC Deal Trick or Trot - 
The combination of the two races proved to be a great success, with over 200 participants in the 5K, Kid's Races and Petwalk, on Sunday, October 25.
JSRC Weekly Club Runs
Run one of the Club Runs near you!
Running with a group is very motivating and a great way to meet fellow members! It's also a good way to keep your running on track in the cold winter months. All paces are welcome.

Sunday Run
Middletown: We meet at Bodman Park just off Navesink River Road at 8:00 a.m. Meet at the Clubhouse (Market Street, Middletown). Groups run from 6 to 22 miles mostly on trails through Hartshorne Woods Park & Huber Woods & the surrounding areas with scenic views.There are water stops & refreshments at the end. There is also the opportunity to walk on Sunday mornings. The distance is six miles & start time is variable. 

Tuesday Run
We meet at the Windmill across from Seven President's Park in Long Branch at 6:15 p.m. We do a 4-6 mile run along the boardwalk and around Lake Takanassee passing the Dr. George Sheehan Memorial.

Wednesday Run - New!
Ocean Grove: 6:00 p.m. Meet by the Barbaric Bean on Main. Great attendance and numbers are growing. Distances vary as well as paces

Thursday Run
Belmar: Morning
Belmar Evening: Fifth Ave and Ocean, Park along lake it's free! Run starts at 6:00 p.m. sharp!  I f you need to confirm for Thursday please email Marty.

Saturday Run
Spring Lake: We meet at the south end of the Spring Lake Boardwalk at 8:00 a.m.