The 2019 PTC Virtual Marathon AND STANDINGS

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A virtual marathon with a difference.  Most virtual races are run for a specific distance from any location you choose at any time you choose.

The PTC Virtual Marathon is created from the PTC Races in 2019 you choose to run.

Sign up for the PTC Virtual marathon and then run your own marathon using the races on the 2019 PTC Race Schedule.  The goal is to run PTC races that total a distance of 42K or more.  Times for the races run will be totaled for your PTC Virtual Marathon time.

Sign up at www.runsignup.com/ptcvirtualmarathon

Cost:  $15.00 for PTC members.  $35.00 for non-members (Price includes PTC Membership)

Finisher Medal for all PTC Virtual Marathoners who complete at least 42K of PTC races.

Distances:  5K, 8K, 4 Miles (6K), 5 Miles (8K), 10K, 10 Miles (16K), Half-Marathon (21K)

Email:  PTCvirtualmarathon@gmail.com

Have you ever thought about running a marathon, but the whole experience seemed a bit too daunting? How about running a marathon on the installment plan.

How it works:

• Sign up for the PTC Virtual Marathon at www.runsignup.com or link to it through the PTC website: www.peninsulatrackclub.com.

• Run any timed event on the Peninsula Track Club schedule and receive credit for the distance/time run. For 2020, any official Virtual PTC events will be included. (For distance credits, See chart below)

• Run PTC events totaling 42K or more and you are a FINISHER in the PTC Virtual Marathon.

• Run additional PTC events beyond 42K to improve your Virtual Marathon finishing time.

• Sign up by July 4, 2020 and any PTC events already completed will count towards your 2020 Virtual Marathon finishing time.

Virtual Marathon Entry Fee:

$15 for PTC members

$35 for non-members (fee includes one-year PTC membership)

All Virtual Marathon Finishers receive unique finisher medal.

Custom awards for top 3 finishers

Event Distance :: Distance credited

3K :: 3K

5K :: 5K

4 miles :: 6K

4.3 miles :: 7K

8K :: 8K

5 miles :: 8K

10K :: 10K

10 miles :: 16K

Half Marathon :: 21K

2020 PTC Virtual Marathon

Total Distance to Finish: 42K

Current Standings – Updated: May 10, 2020

Dist Name Age M/F City Dist Time

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42K: FINISH

39K:

Braxton Lee 10 M QTN 39 3:52:30

34K:

Erin Gedicke 30 F HAY 34 3:31:38

31K:

Susan Hagel 47 F NOR 31 2:40:08

Rick Platt 69 M WBG 31 2:40:13

21K:

Amanda Collier 40 F YKT 21 2:07:03

Barbara Biasi 72 F YKT 21 2:18:29

Dawn Rolph 44 F POQ 21 2:19:50

15K:

Dale Abrahamson 70 F YKT 15 1:10:39

13K:

Maryanne Lee 36 F QTN 13 1:22:19

10K:

Kathy Gallo 63 F NNW 10 1:12:41

0K: START

Annual Award Banquet Recognizes Our Legends!

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We had a big turn out at our club’s Annual Award Banquet, and it was attended by many of the past winners of the Hall Of Fame and the Grand Prix.  We took advantage of that for some group pictures!

Some of the Hall Of Fame winners, past and present, gathered for a picture:

Winners of the Peninsula Track Club Grand Prix:

2018 Hampton Roads Super Grand Prix RESULTS

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Click here to view results:  2018 Hampton Roads Super Grand Prix Results

Start planning to participate in 2019:   if you participated in any HRSGP events in 2018, you will roll over into 2019, but otherwise, please fill out a new entry form on the HRSGP site at www.hrsupergp.com

In your planning, please include at least 1 race from each of the three clubs to qualify for this contest.

 

 

 

 

The PTC and The Fast Before the Feast 5K raises over $13,500 to benefit The Virginia Peninsula FoodBank

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This year the Peninsula Track Club again hosted The Fast Before The Feast 5K on Thanksgiving Morning to benefit the Virginia Peninsula Food Bank.  Thanks to all our volunteers for turning out en force and the 900 runners that have made it a personal tradition, the magic happened.   At our club’s General Membership meeting, on December 11, 2018, the PTC  and  FBF Race Director, Jamie Porter Cox, presented the check of $13,562 to the most grateful CEO Karen Joyner and Donna Tighe, Community Relations Manger (pictured below).

For more information about the Virginia Peninsula Food Bank, please visit www.HRFoodbank.org

 

 

 

 

Birthplace of American Trail

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Exciting news for residents of Tidewater and fans of the Capital Trail.  The success has inspired even more great trails.  View this website to see all the plans being made!

Birthplace of America Trail

 

 

Club Social Outing!

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Bring your best game for a round of putt putt with Peninsula Track Club. It’s not a race—just a casual outing with your fellow runners. And PTC will pick up the tab! All PTC members and their families are welcome to join the fun.

November 4
2 – 4:00 pm

Play A Round Family Fun Center
5021 George Washington Mem. Hwy.
Yorktown, Va.

RSVP

Litter Getter, Sunday at 8 am

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Sunday, September 23rd   8:00 a.m.
Yorktown Middle School
(Goosley Rd and Route 17)

PTC’s “adopted” stretch of road in York County needs a bit of tidying up and more volunteers will get the job done much quicker. Safety vests and bags will be provided, but please bring gloves. This is a good opportunity to earn a PTC race discount card too.

PTC General Membership Meeting, 7:15 pm

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PTC Membership Meeting ( open to all members ), Tuesday, October 16, 7:15 p.m.  at the Hampton Center for Health and Fitness, 4001 Coliseum Drive, Hampton.  

 

Our speaker for the October 16 meeting will be Kristian Hill (MSAT, LAT, ATC), Athletic Trainer at Riverside Orthopedics, Sports Medicine & Physiatry Specialists. He will address injury prevention, particularly the ramifications of running through or with an injury. He will provide some practical advice for preventing injuries in the first place, as well how to avoid making injuries worse by doing the wrong thing.

 

If you’re a new member, please take this opportunity to hear a great speaker and pick up your PTC race crew T-shirt. All members and prospective members are welcome.