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Up Coming Events
The events below were taken off various club websites.  Please verify the dates
and times before traveling.  
Event Calendar
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Announcements
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Running the Florida Scenic
Trail has it rewards!
Marty, Joe & Andy  gander at the
headwater of the Econfina Creek while
running the Florida Trail.
Two miles from the North Trailhead is
one of the rare Florida waterfalls!
Mar 17  Southport, FL.  Gulf Power Transformers Lucky 5K/1mi FR.  7am. 4300 Hwy 2300,
Southport.     5K-$15; 1 mile-free. John Sewell at jsewell@southernco.com.

Mar 24  Mobile, AL  Azalea Trail 10K/5K. 8 am. Info: www.pcpacers.org.   Online registration
is available at www.active.com251-473-7223      .

Mar 24  Ft. Walton Bch, FL.  Eglin AFA Fisher House 5K/1Mi.  8:30am. The Landing, 139
Brooks St. SE. Post-race party at Magnolia Grill. Eddie McAllister   850-218-8817       or
mcallister.eddie@gmail.com.

Mar 24  Panama City, FL.  3rd Annual Moving in Memory of Marline 10K/5K/1mi.  8am. Kelly
Kirvin    850-381-3291       or kellykirvin@comcast.net.

Mar 24  Tallahassee, FL.  Habitat For Humanity 5K.  9am ET. FSU Tully Gym.
info@fsuhabitat.org.

Mar 31  Dothan, AL.  PAL (Police Athletic League) 5K.  8am. Downtown. Rachel David          
334-615-3604   *** DRC GRAND PRIX RACE ***  Click here for race app.

Mar 31  Lynn Haven, FL.  First Fruits 5K/1mi FR.  8am. Kinsaul Park, west end of 5th St.
$15 by 3/24; $18 RD.  FR-$10/$12. Jeff Tinch at jeff@therockofpc.org or
www.therockofpc.org or www.active.com.       

Mar 31  Tallahassee, FL.  Springtime 10K.  9am ET.  Info: Judy Alexander              
850-383-1361  or   www.gulfwinds.org.

Apr 1   Dothan, AL. Tri-States 100 Bike Ride.   25mi/65mi/102mi.  Civic Center downtown.
7am. www.tristates100.com. 102/65 and 25 mile options.  joe.varner@oncologysupply.com.

Apr 7   Dothan, AL.  Brian Dowling Memorial  5K Trail Run.  8 am. Westgate Park Trail. $15
with T-shirt; $10 no shirt option. Race day registration begins at 7 am in front of the Tennis
Center. RW. Proceeds benefit the Wiregrass Humane Society. Larry Dykes             
334-792-6021   Click here for a race application.  *** DRC GRAND PRIX RACE ***

Apr 7   Panama City, FL.  JSL 5K Rabbit Race & 1/2 mi Bunny Hop.  8am. PC Marina Civic
Center. $15/$20. Info: jmam33@bellsouth.net. Entry form at www.jslpanamacity.org or
www.active.com.    

Apr 7   Tallahassee, FL.  Red Hills Triathlon.  7:30am ET. 1/3mi/16mi/5K. Maclay Gardens.
Info: www.redhillstriathlon.org or Kathy McDaris850-422-3130. Registration closed!

Apr 14  Dothan, AL.  Minuteman 5K Trail Run.  8am. Westgate Park. Info: Robert Kelly
334-340-8643      .  

Apr 14  Enterprise, AL.  4th Annual Boll Weevil 5K and Family Fun Run.  7:30am. Ashley
Hilton      ahilton@enterpriseschools.net.

Apr 14  Ozark, AL.  Ozark Crawdad Festival 5K.  2pm. Ozark Civic Center. $20/$25. Patty     
334-432-3466 or pfenn@troycable.net.

Apr 14  Tallahassee, FL.  Palace Saloon 5K.  8:00am ET. $12/$15. Reid Vannoy              
850-891-7891  or reidv@comcast.net  or www.gulfwinds.org.

Apr 21  Panama City Bch, FL.  White Sand Triathlon I.  600m/16mi/5K. 7:30am.
Spinnakers. Limited to 300. Info  850-249-2120       or www.whitesandtriathlon.com.

Apr 21  Perdido Key, FL.  Mullett Man Triathlon. .25mi/16.2mi/4mi. 7:30am. Info: Florabama
Lounge   850-492-3048      .

Apr 21  Marianna, FL.  4th Annual Smiling Pig 5K Run/Walk.  8am. $15/$22. Info:
Margo Lamb  850-482-7721       or walkrun@mariannaartsfestival.com or
www.mariannaartsfestival.com.  

Apr 21  Geneva, AL.  Festival on the Rivers 5K.  7:30am. Geneva High School.              
334-684-6582 or 334-360-5096      .

Apr 21  Headland, AL.  1st Annual JBAMISSIONS Running/Biking Event.  7:30am. 1st Baptist
Church.Murray    334-648-0817      . Registration at www.jbamissions.com.

Apr 27  Navarre Bch, FL.  Navarre Fun Fest 5K.  7:30am. Application at
www.navarrechamber.com.

Apr 28  Dothan, AL.  SADA 5-A-Day 5K Trail Run.  8am. Westgate Park running trail. $20.
Beth Battle  334-794-5000 ex 7393 or visit Southeast Alabama Dietetic
Association on facebook.

Apr 28  Headland, AL.  2nd Annual Headland St. Jude 5K Run/Walk.  8:30am. Headland
Town Square.  Registration-8am. $10. Standard awards. Stacey Capps  334-596-3398       
or scapps02@aol.com. or  Shannon Livingston 334-797-3185 or gsliving4@comcast.com.

Apr 28  Mexico Bch, FL.  Beach Blast Triathlon/Duathlon. Tri-.4mi/15mi/5K;
Du-1.5mi/15mi/1.5mi. 7:00am. Info: Olga Cemore 850-522-6666  or
www.beachblasttriathlon.com.

Apr 28  Thomasville, GA.  Rose City 10K  8am ET. Info: Joyce Sherrod 229-226-9878       or
ymca@rose.net.

May 5   Dothan, AL.  Dothan Fire Department "Fit to Fight.  8am. Central Fire Station, 600
Columbia Hwy. Info: Shan Ash 334-615-4501(w) or snash@dothan.org.  
*** DRC GRAND PRIX RACE *** Click here for race application.    

May 5   Pensacola, FL.  Fiesta Run 5K/10K  8am.  Info:             850-516-9445      . For entry
form, go to www.pensacolarunners.com.

May 5   Tallahassee, FL.  Tails & Trails 5K.  8:30am. ET. Info: Kate MacFall             
850-508-1001      .

May 5   Navarre Bch, FL.  4th Annual Sunset Stampede 5K.  6:30pm.  Great post-race party
at Juana's Pagoda on the beach with live music, food & beer included! $25 by 4/13; $30
after. Mandy Evers  850-366-2660       or www.navarresunsetstampede.com.

May 5   Panama City, FL.  Race Judicata 5K.  8am. Bay Co. Courthouse. $12/$15. Ted
Howell    850-785-7454      .

May 12  Panama City Bch, FL.  Gulf Coast Triathlon. Info: www.gulfcoasttriathlon.com.  

May 12  Pensacola, FL.  St. John's Sunset 5K  5:30pm. St. John School, 325 S. Navy Blvd.
RW.   Info:  Lisa Robison     850-456-5218      .

May 12  Mobile, AL.  Do It In The Bush 5K.  8am. Info: Port City Pacers 271-473-7223.

May 12  Enterprise, AL.  Boll Weevil 100.  25 mi/100K/100 mile bike ride. Info:             
334-347-9713    www.enterpriselionsclub.com.

May 12  Ft. Rucker, AL.  Army 10 Miler.  7am. Info: Kristi Fink 334-255-0308 or
kristina.l.fink.naf@mail.mil or www.ftruckermwr.com.

May 12  Dothan, AL.  End of Watch 5K Honoring All Fallen Officers.  8am. Poplar Head Park
downtown. $20. Sgt. Will Glover  334-615-3640 or wnglover@dothan.org.

May 19  Dothan, AL.  Bark In The Park 5K.  10am. Eastgate Park. $15. Adrianne Woodruff
334-615-4620      .

May 19  Headland, AL.  Ram Run 5K Run/Walk.  8am. J.J. Yarborough Stadium. $20. Jason
              Braswell             334-791-2087       or fireman5257@yahoo.com or Shane Wright   
          334-685-3622       or
              doyle.s.wright@gmail.com.

May 20  Pensacola, FL.  3 Mile Bridge Swim & Aquathon.  8am. 3 mile open water swim from
              Pensacola to Gulf Breeze & Aquathon (3mi run/3mi open water swim). Info:
              www.3milebridgeswim.org.

May 20  Chattanooga, TN.  Scenic City Sprint Triathlon.  8am. www.sceniccitymultisport.com.

May 28  Eglin AFB, FL.  Gate-To-Gate 4.4 Mile.  7:30am No Race Day Registration.             
850-882-2302      .

May 28  Huntsville, AL.  Mercedes-Benz Cotton Row Run 10K/5K.  10K-7am; 5K-9am.  Info:
256-650-7063       or www.huntsvilletrackclub.org.

Jun-Aug DOTHAN, AL.  HOT SUMMER NIGHTS.  5K non-competitive Trail Run/Walk
on the trail at Westgate Park.  6 PM every Tuesday, weather permitting.  $1 per run with
sign-up beginning at 5:30 PM in the parking lot of the Tennis Center.  

Jun 2 Ft. Walton Bch, FL.Billy Bowlegs 5K.10:30 pm. FWB High School. RW. Bonnie Cardow
850-651-5631 or bowlegs@nwftc.com or www.nwftc.com.  

Jun 9   Tallahassee, FL.  7th Annual The Ride For Hope.  100/62/40/11 mile bike rides.
6:30am ET. N. Fla. Fairgrounds. Aaron at info@therideforhope.com or
www.therideforhope.com.

Jun  ?  Panama City, FL.  Splash & Dash Biathlon. 1/4mi swim/5K run. 8am. NSA Marina.
$20 by 6/8; $25 race day. Teams-$30/$35. Info:      850-234-4370      .
Runner Friendly
"Bagel Maker"
Opens New Store
Jim Hayden, aka. The Bagel
Maker
, opened his new store in
the old Spud-Nut building on
Tyndall Parkway January 29th..  
They have great bagels, flavored
cream cheese, sandwiches and
ice-cold drinks.  Give them a call.
850-215-7501 (downtown) or
215-7566 (Parker)  or email them.
THE BAGELMAKER@AOL.COM
Of course, the original Bagel
Maker is still open as usual at
41 West 4th Street.  Stop by and
check out the friendly atmosphere!
You'll remember them because
they will remember you!
A small spring empties into the
Econfina. This is some cool, clear
water!
Joe checks out a limestone shelf for
artifacts. Prehistoric shells and fossils
are abundant along this waterway!