|RunNB Education Bursary 2016|
Dec 9 2016
RunNB would like to announce that applications are now being accepted for its 2016 Education Bursary. In total, four $250 bursaries will be awarded. Each bursary is open to any New Brunswick student who partakes in road running events, is in grade 12 or currently attending a post-secondary institution, and plans to enroll in a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2017.
To apply, or to nominate someone for this award, please fill out the required application form available at www.runnb.ca/student before the January 15th, 2017 deadline. The successful applicants will be cho... >> more
Dec 8 2016
By Brian Richard
Miramichi--The Miramichi River Runners at one time used to host up to 26 races a year. Any runner who completed all 26 runs was declared an "MRR Ironman".
It was quite a commitment to participate in all of these races, so in 2012, Dr.Tanya Wood decided to make something special for the runners who achieved the title.
She got out some graph paper, yarn and knitting needles and designed a hat for the two winners that year (Ralph Williston and Paul Comeau).
Since then it has become an annual tradition. The MRR currently hold 16 races a year and... >> more
|Miramichi Awards Night|
Dec 5 2016
Front rowLeft to right,Dr. Paula Keating, Amy Barreau,Sondra Craig,Mary Rawlinson and Nicole MacCullum
back row,Ralph Williston, Tristen Eisnor,Daniel Landry,Sylvain Arseneau and Raymond Caissie.(Brian Richard photo)
By Brian Richard
Miramichi—On Saturday around 9pm Atlantic Time the Miramichi River Runners (MRR) handed out their year-end awards for 2016.
Leading the pack with Runner of the Year Award was Dr.Paula Keating from Miramichi and Sylvain Arseneau from Petit-Rocher. Keating won her 11th title in a row while Arseneau picked up his 5th title... >> more
|RunNB announces the 2017 Trackie Super Series|
Nov 24 2016
FREDERICTON (RUN NB) – RunNB is pleased to announce the host races for the 2017 Trackie Super Series.
During the recent annual general meeting of the RunNB committee, the Super Series applications that were received for the 2017 season were reviewed. It was agreed to allow Superseries events to occur on the same weekend in separate areas of the province in 2017.
The following races have been selected for the Super Series program in 2017, taking into consideration race distance, geographical location, timing with res... >> more
|RunNB Announces 2017 Prov Championship Races|
Nov 22 2016
FREDERICTON (RUN NB) – RunNB is pleased to announce the host races for the 2017 provincial championships.
“RunNB encourages all runners to participate in our five championship events in 2017 and to continue to make our province such a vibrant running community,” said Rob Jackson, RunNB Chairperson.
During the recent annual general meeting of the RunNB committee, the following provincial championships were decided:
5km – Lameque 5k | Lameque | August 5, 2017
5 mile – Hampton Five Miler | Hampton | September... >> more