Wednesday Night Runs (May 2021 Locations)

April ended with a HOT night at Blue Marsh. Is it summer already? Get your sunscreen and bug spray out; bring an extra water bottle, and come run with us on Wednesday!

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

May 5: Shillington Park (by the pool)

May 12: Brentwood Trailhead, Reading (Bring a New Pacer)

May 19: 1454 Oak Ln, Reading (Mt Penn trails–on-street parking on Oak Ln and Amity St)

May 26: Trout Run Sports Complex, Exeter

Wednesday Night Runs: April, 2021 Locations

We have daylight and warmer temps now–sounds like a good time to “Bring a New Pacer” to Wednesday Night Run! Starting this April, each 2nd Wednesday will be “Bring a New Pacer” night, starting at the Brentwood trailhead for the Thun Trail. This central location offers an easy out-and-back option for runners who want to do any distance at any pace–no need to worry about getting lost or left behind. Come run with us! All are welcome!

To keep these runs safe, it’s very important that we practice appropriate protocol. Please wear a mask for the pre-run sign-in and please maintain 6 feet of separation from other runners.

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

April 7: Rustic Park, Birdsboro

April 14: Brentwood Trailhead, Reading (Bring a New Pacer)

April 21: Scott’s Run Lake, French Creek State Park, Elverson

April 28: Blue Marsh Stilling Basin (upper lot), Leesport

Wednesday Night Runs: March, 2021 Locations

Daylight awaits — let’s spring forward together!

To keep these runs safe, it’s very important that we practice appropriate protocol. In addition to bringing a headlamp and wearing reflective gear, remember to wear a mask for the pre-run sign-in and to maintain 6 feet of separation from other runners.

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

–March 3: Home Depot, 1731 Crossing Dr., Wyomissing

–March 10: Weis Supermarket, 2020 N. 13th St., Reading, PA

–March 17: Brentwood Trailhead, Morgantown Rd., Reading

–March 24: John Bartram Trailhead, Kernsville Dam Rd., Hamburg

–March 31: Nolde Forest, 3025 New Holland Rd, Reading (Lot TBA)

Wednesday Night Runs: February 2021 Locations

By the time we run our first Wednesday in February, we should know if spring is just around the corner, or if we’ll have to slog through six more weeks of winter!

To keep these runs safe, it’s very important that we practice appropriate protocol. In addition to bringing a headlamp and wearing reflective gear, remember to wear a mask for the pre-run sign-in and to maintain 6 feet of separation from other runners.

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

–February 3: Wyomissing Quarry Soccer Fields, Old Wyomissing Rd, Wyomissing

–February 10: Oley Valley High School, 17 Jefferson St, Oley

–February 17: Cumru Elementary School, 601 Philadelphia Ave, Reading

–February 24: Alvernia University, Lot by Greenway Terrace and Adams St., Reading

Wednesday Night Runs: January 2021 Location

Our weekly group runs continue into 2021! To keep these runs safe, it’s very important that we practice appropriate protocol. In addition to bringing a headlamp and wearing reflective gear, remember to wear a mask for the pre-run sign-in and to maintain 6 feet of separation from other runners.

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

–January 6: Reading Muhlenberg Career and Technology Center, 2615 Warren Rd, Reading

–January 13: Stoudts Ferry Park, Tuckerton Rd, Muhlenberg

–January 20: GIANT, 2104 Van Reed Rd, West Lawn, PA

–January 27: Antietam Middle Senior High School, 100 Antietam Rd, Reading

Wednesday Night Runs: December 2020 Locations

How can we get through this dark winter without our Wednesday Night Runs?

To make sure we’re able to do so, it’s very important that we practice appropriate safety protocol. In addition to bringing a headlamp and wearing reflective gear, remember to wear a mask for the pre-run sign-in and to maintain 6 feet of separation from other runners.

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

–December 2: Exeter High School (meet by the auditorium at the rear of building): 201 E 37th St, Reading

–December 9: Muhlenberg High School: 400 Sharp Ave, Reading

–December 16: Wyomissing High School: 630 Evans Ave, Wyomissing

–December 23: LA Fitness: 1183 Berkshire Blvd, Wyomissing

–FRIDAY, December 25: HOLIDAY RUN — Nolde Forest, Sawmill Parking Lot, 8:30am

–December 30: Reading High School (Hampden Park): 801 N 13th St — trail adventure on Mt Penn for the brave!

Wednesday Night Runs: November 2020 locations

Hello darkness, my old friend; I’ve come to run with you again!

Bring a headlamp and wear reflective gear!

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

–November 4: VF Outlet (across from Sly Fox): 739 Reading Ave, West Reading

–November 11: Oley Valley High School: 17 Jefferson St, Oley

–November 18: Alvernia University–Greenway Terrace Lot: Greenway Terrace, Reading

–November 25: Wilson Southern Middle School: 3100 Iroquois Ave, Reading

Wednesday Night Runs: October 2020 locations

Time to break out the reflective gear and the head-lamp!

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

–October 7: Cumru Elementary School: 601 Philadelphia Ave.

–October 14: Wilson West Middle School: 450 Faust Rd.

–October 21: Stoudts Ferry Park: Stoudts Ferry Bridge Rd and and Tuckerton Rd, Muhlenberg

–October 28: Weis near Albright College: Rockland and 13th Streets, Reading

Wednesday Night Runs: September 2020 locations

It’s getting cooler out there — what better way to celebrate the arrival of better running weather than with a good-ole-fashioned Wednesday Night Run?

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

–September 2: Nolde Forest–Sawmill Parking Lot: scenic trails that can’t be beat.

–September 9: Blue Marsh–Stilling Basin Upper Lot: runnable trails, rolling hills.

–September 16: Wyomissing Quarry Soccer Fields: trail and road options

–September 23: Trout Run Park, Exeter: run on the Exeter Scenic River Trail and Mount Neversink trails

–September 30: Home Depot, Wyomissing: road run with access to Penn State Berks and Grings Mill trail

Wednesday Night Runs: August 2020 locations

The return of Wednesday Night Runs has been a success thus far. Let’s keep it going in August!

Reminder: We need everyone to sign in (and sign a waiver) before EACH Wednesday Night Run. This is necessary for our insurance and for contact tracing (if necessary). Make sure you familiarize yourself with the GROUP RUN GUIDELINES AND WAIVER before attending.

Hope to see you out there!

–August 5: John Bartram Trail in Hamburg: rail trail out-and-back (flat) with option to climb up Blue Mountain via the AT or LD (Leg Destroyer).

–August 12: Antietam High School: run roads around Pennside or shoot over to Antietam Lake Park and Mount Penn for some trails.

–August 19: Blue Marsh — Justa Rd Parking Lot: trail run, rolling hills.

–August 26: Thun Trail — Brentwood Lot: out-and-back on the Thun section of the Schuylkill River Trail (flat and fast!), or run the roads all the way out to Shillington and back.