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August 11, 2022 Issue 16
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Thank you to the runners and volunteers at this year’s Dog Days 8k
Matt Mace and Dan Symancyk
Race Directors

2022 Annapolis 10 Mile Run
Our 47th year!
Sunday, August 28, 2022 at 7:00 AM
Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
550 Taylor Ave
Annapolis, MD 21401 United States
The Annapolis Ten Mile run has added a non-binary option on our registration form. We welcome all runners to challenge themselves on the best course in Annapolis.

The Annapolis Striders are proud to announce that the
2022 Annapolis Ten Mile Run will be the Road Runners Club of America’s Maryland state championship race for the 10 mile distance!

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Like to socialize?
Want to be part of the A-10?
Get a cool shirt just for participating?
We are in need of volunteers for a few spots.
If you are running, no problem!
 We have volunteers positions on Wednesday, August 24 and/or Saturday, August 27.
Not running but have friends that are? Again, no problem! Cheer them on as a course monitor on Sunday!
I am guessing by now you are thinking, Eva, where can I help? Glad you asked!
  • Distributing flyers to the various neighborhoods included on the course.
August 24 at 6:00 pm
138 Gibson Road. (Off Cedar Park, across the street from Navy Stadium) We meet at my house and then head out on the course and off the course to distribute the letters. Letters do not go in mailboxes but near them. We have a very large area to cover since we must do The Meadows, Martins Cove, downtown Annapolis, all the communities around Cantler’s, Providence, Mulberry Hills, and the running course. Pizza, beer, water on my deck after we hand out the letters. 
  • Packet Pickup (always a good place to see who else is running!)
  • Course Monitors
  • Parking
Please email me Email Eva and let me know how you can help!
Remember, this race is possible because of volunteers like you!
Thank you for stepping up and helping with the best race in Annapolis!

2022 Downs Park 5 Miler
Our 40th year!
7th Leg of the Championship Series.
Saturday, November 5, 2022 at 8:30 AM
Downs Park
8311 John Downs Loop
Pasadena, MD 21122 
Registration is now open!

Thirteenth Annual
Rosaryville Veteran’s Day 50K
SATURDAY, November 12, 2022, 8:00 a.m.
at Rosaryville State Park
The race will close out at 200 participants
Register now!
The course is mostly in deep woods at Rosaryville State Park, though there is some running in meadows also. The trail is largely single track; not very technical. The Start (also the Finish) is at the Pavilion picnic area about three quarters of a mile from where the runners enter the single-track perimeter trail. Hot food after the race starting about 11:30. The race will end at 4:00pm.
The course has two aid stations. There will be a bag drop just before the second aid station, a short walk from the Start/Finish.
To volunteer or for more information not found on the website, contact Tom DeKornfeld (410-562-4489) OR
Volunteer validation available.

Annapolis Striders membership is required to participate in these training programs. There is no fee for the training programs but you must register. 

10 Mile Training
July 3-August 28
Sunday mornings
7 AM
City Dock
1 Dock Street
Annapolis, MD 21401 
This low-key program will guide the participants from a base of 6 miles up to a long run of 10 miles in 7 weeks. The goal will be for all who complete the program to be able to complete the Annapolis 10 Mile Run that will start and finish at the Navy-Marine Corps Stadium.

 September 6th
7:00 pm
Michael E. Busch Annapolis Library
1410 West Street, Annapolis 21401
Please remember that ALL Annapolis Striders members are welcome at our monthly Board Meetings, the first Tuesday of each month beginning at 7:00 pm.
The meetings are a hybrid format.
Use the Zoom Link if you cannot attend in person.
Meeting ID: 945 9400 7107
Passcode: 075740
Stay tuned to the E-Streak for future meeting locations.
2022 meetings are:
September 6, October 4, November 1, December 6

Meet & Greet Your Fellow Annapolis Striders
at our Monthly Socials

Welcome to Your Annapolis Striders Monthly Socials
Welcome to 2022 and your Annapolis Striders Monthly socials. Please save the dates: September 8, October 13, November 10 & December 8, 2022. Your 2022 Annapolis Striders Socials are the 2nd Thursday of each month from 6:30pm-8:30pm with the locations to be determined by our members. 
Wrap up from Annapolis Striders July Social (Thursday, July 14, 6:30-8:30pm)
Squisito Annapolis, 2625 Riva Rd, Annapolis, MD 21401. 
Thank you to each of you for coming out to Squisito, Annapolis for our July social. Great food, conversation and fun. There was a lot of chatter about the Annapolis Striders one miler.
Congratulations again to Coach Paul Thorn and his 2022 Spring Annapolis Striders 5K graduates!!
Thank you, Andres Zuluaga, for reserving our space.

Next Social: TONIGHT
Thursday, 8/11/22, 6:30-8:30pm at the Caliente Grill,
907 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis, MD
Meet and greet your fellow Annapolis Striders. Not a member? Please come out and meet new running friends. Also, please see below the Back-to-School Wish list for the Light House-A Homeless Support Center.
Thank you, Rosie Kreiger, for your suggestion of Caliente Grill and thank you, Claudia Bemmdura with Caliente Grill for reserving our space.
The Light House is looking to collect backpacks filled with school supplies, a variety of uniform tops and bottoms in different sizes to provide the greater Light House community children with the back to school gear needed to have a successful 2022-2023 school year!
Either bring your donations to the social or deliver them directly to Light House!

See “quick links” above to submit a race.
Please check the provided links below for updated information about the community races, including fee structure, race details, cancellations, etc.
Once posted, community race information is not updated in the E-Streak.

Mid-Atlantic Association of Women in Law Enforcement: Dunk a Cop Fundraiser
Saturday, August 20th 1:00-4:00 pm
Stan and Joe’s, 37 West Street, Annapolis

36th Annual Amish County BikeTour
Saturday, September 10, 7 a.m.
Join team “StriderRiders” to register with the team price!
Registration is currently $65 per person or $60 each for teams of 5 riders and this price is currently scheduled to end at 11:59 pm September 4th, 2022.
The tour committee is closely monitoring registration numbers and reserves the right to close registration if it becomes necessary for the safety of registered riders and volunteers.
Parks Half Marathon
Sunday, September 11, 2022 6:45 am
The race director is offering a discount to registration of $5 off, and the code is PHM22CLUB. Registration will increase on Aug 1.
The race begins just before sunrise on a scenic Montgomery County road and quickly transitions into a tour of beautiful Rock Creek Park. As you run through the park you’ll experience the sun rising through the tree cover and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature.
Run Now Wine Later
Friday, September 16th, 2022 5:30 pm
Fun 5k Run (run or walk) down Greenbury Point Rd past the Brigade Sports Complex and ending behind the NEX, followed by a wine tasting hosted by the Annapolis NEX. Food will be available for purchase, and games and activities for all ages.
Annapolis 9/11 Heroes Run
Sunday, September 18, 2 p.m.
The 2022 Annapolis 9/11 Heroes Run is scheduled for 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 18, at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium. 
This year’s Run commemorates the 15th KIA Anniversary of Marine 1st Lt. Travis Manion (USNA Class of 2004) and Major Doug Zembiec (“The Lion of Fallujah” USNA Class of 1995), and the 10th KIA Anniversary of Navy Special Warfare Operator 1st Class Patrick D. Feeks.
Annapolis Run for The Light House
Sunday, September 18, 2022 8:00 am
The 13th annual Annapolis Run for The Light House provides scenic half-marathon and 5K routes along the trails of Quiet Waters Park and through the beautiful Chesapeake Bay-front community of Hillsmere Shores.
All proceeds from the Run for The Light House will benefit The Light House in Annapolis, a well-known public charity working to end the cycle of homelessness and poverty. The race is organized by the Friends of The Light House, Inc., also a public charity, and timing and race management are provided by T3 Race Management.
Historic Stevensville Metric Half Marathon
Sunday, September 25, 2022
Stevensville, MD
Kent Island Running Group is proud to introduce a brand new event: the Historic Stevensville Metric Half Marathon! This is a 13.1 kilometer run, which equals 8.15 miles. This course takes the runners through historic Stevensville and travels along the scenic Cross Island Trail. The start and finish will be at Bark Barbecue Cafe on Log Canoe Circle. Upon finishing the race, all runners will get to partake food from Bark Barbecue Cafe along with beer (age 21 and up) and ice cream. In addition to the food and drink, runners will receive a finisher’s medal, a long-sleeved tri-blend shirt, and an after party with music from DJ Tom!
Proceeds from this event will be be going to the Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center for their Creepy Crawlers program and to the Kent Island Heritage Society. 

Get Your Rear in Gear
Sunday, October 23, 2022 8:00 am
5K walk/run and 1 mile fun run fundraiser event for colon cancer on the Campus of Anne Arundel Community College. All funds raised will stay in our local community to help colon cancer patients, education and awareness, screening for early detection of colon cancer and colon cancer research.
Port to Fort 6K
Saturday, October 29th, 2022 8:30 am
Get in the Halloween spirit and join our family-friendly walk/run through historic Fort McHenry. Share a fun day with family and friends all while supporting Believe In Tomorrow.
The 26th Annual Believe In Tomorrow Children’s Foundation Port to Fort 6K sponsored by Home Depot is consistently one of Baltimore’s best run/walk races. Run one of the only races that is granted access to historic Fort McHenry, which offers spectacular views of Baltimore’s harbor. Join us in fundraising and become a member of the Believe Battalion in support of critically ill children and their families.

The Ocean City Life Saving Station Museum is hosting its 8th Annual Storm Warriors 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, November 12, 2022 starting at 9am.

The 2022 Bay Bridge Run is scheduled for Sunday, November 13, 2022
Registration is open and your discount code for our social team is:
 Social team name is: ATC-Striders
Password: StridersATC2022
This is your only chance to run or walk across the majestic Chesapeake Bay Bridge which is typically closed to pedestrians. Corrigan Sports, Maryland’s premier race company, is excited to bring you this fun, well managed event open to runners and walkers alike.

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