This past August 2012, the 2nd Annual Rock the Road 10K in London Ontario, Canada employed the latest registration technology, using RaceRoster.com. Continue reading “Runners Earned Cash When They Referred Friends to Join a Race”
The Rock the Road 10K team along with new title sponsor, Michelob Ultra, are bringing southwestern Ontario the Biggest Party Race of the summer. Sibling race directors, Brandon Laan and Chantelle Wilder were overwhelmed by the positive feedback they received from the inaugural event and can’t wait to unleash what’s in store for the August 19th race. Continue reading “Top 10 Reasons To Run The Michelob Ultra Rock The Road 10K”
Runners Feed had the opportunity to chat with runner up of the 2011 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, Wesley Korir, and his very talented wife Tarah Korir (McKay). Wesley shares how his relationship with the man upstairs fuels his training and discusses how you can help him and Tarah in their mission to eradicate poverty in Kenyan through education and health care. Continue reading “Post Chicago Marathon Interview with Wesley Korir: Fueled by Faith”
Thanks to everyone who participated, volunteered, performed, and supported Rock the Road 10K – Sunday August 21, 2011. The energy we felt from everyone was truly fantastic! The complete results can be found at Sportstats.ca Rock the Road 10K.
The top overall prize spots went to:
1. Robbie WATSON – Guelph, Ontario – 30:08.4
2. Terence ATTEMA – Smithville, Ontario – 30:15.0
3. Jeff SCULL – Guelph, Ontario – 30:57.5
1. Dayna PIDHORESKY – Tecumseh Ontario – 33:44.4
2. Tarah KORIR – St. Clements, Ontario – 34:22.0
3. Ashley AYANE – Milton, Ontario – 35:28.8
1. Wes VICK – Ontario, Canada – 31:46.3
See full results at Sportstats.ca Rock the Road 10K. Pictures of the event will be posted shortly!
LONDON, ON (20-AUG)- Today, Runners Feed, LTD. officially announced their partnership with Just Sweat Fitness Studio, who will be exhibiting all day today at the Two Men And A Tent Health & Fitness Expo.
Just Sweat Fitness Studio Inc. offers one-to-one, group and boot camp style training at its brand new facility, off-site training to corporate clients at the location of their choice and online training for individuals too busy to meet face-to-face.
Owner Tara McKee is so excited to be participating in the event. She said, “Rock the Road is going to be amazing event and something the Just Sweat Team is excited to be a part of. The goals of the event are closely aligned with the mission of Just Sweat Fitness Studio – help people get healthy, stay healthy and live active! We’re excited about the energy of the day, hoping to meet and inspire lots of people and of course, support a great charity – the Sunshine Foundation.” Continue reading “Press Release: Just Sweat Fitness Studio to Exhibit at Two Men And A Tent Health & Fitness Expo”
LONDON, ON (20-AUG)- Today, Runners Feed, LTD. officially announced their partnership with La Voie Engraving, who will be supplying all the awards for this Sunday’s Rock the Road 10K. Beautiful plaques have been customized for the Rock the Road 10K and will be awarded to the first three finishers in each age group for each gender. Top three overall male and female athletes, as well as our top wheelchair competitor will also be awarded plaques.
La Voie Engraving has been a London based business since 1974. They provide prompt and personal service to all our customers, large or small. They specialize in signage, badges, glassware and much, much more. Owners Doug and Marianne LaVoie said “It’s been a pleasure to work with the Rock the Road crew, and we wish them much success. Helping a great cause like the SUNSHINE FOUNDATION is an added bonus,so come on London, let’s get behind this new London based company [Runners Feed] and show them our support! Continue reading “Press Release: La Voie Engraving Provides All Awards for Rock the Road 10K”
LONDON, ON (18-AUG)- Today, Runners Feed, LTD. officially announced their partnership with Kelsey’s-East London location, who will be taking part in the Rock the Road 10K festivities by offering gift cards to raffle off during our awards ceremony.
Kelsey’s is your neighbourhood bar and grill and one of Canada’s top restaurant chains with four locations in London. Kelsey’s appeals to all demographics and welcomes family dinners as well as routine lunch meetings. When Kelsey’s-East London owner, Perry Jeffery, was asked what drove him to get behind this inaugural event he said “I value opportunities to support various causes and events in the community. Events like the Rock the Road 10k draw the community together in a positive way.” Jeffery said he is excited about partnering with the Rock the Road 10K for many years to come.
Furthermore, Jeffery believes that Runners Feed’s approach, will attract experienced runners as well as new runners, in turn helping to grow the London running community. He congratulates Brandon and his team on encouraging runners through his free weekly run clinics and sees this as another example of how Brandon Laan has used his passion for running to positively impact the community.” Continue reading “Kelsey’s Proudly Sponsors the Rock the Road 10K”
For 15 years, Mac Outpost has been and remains the ONLY store in London and the surrounding region to deal exclusively in Apple and Apple related products and we are so excited to have them as one of our exhibitors at the Two Men And A Tent Health and Fitness Expo.
Mac Outpost’s knowledgeable and friendly staff will be present to answer any general questions you have about Apple relatedproducts as well as how they can best be used to track, and measure your fitness goals. Mac Outpost has always made customer service a priority and does so while maintaing a knowledgeable staff that combined, has over 45 years of experience. The huge advantage that Mac Outpost provides to local Apple users is that they have in-house bench technicians, field technicians, and even a systems engineer to help with every range of need from a home set-up to a complex, corporate installation. Continue reading “Press Release: Mac Outpost Will Exhibit at Two Men And A Tent Health & Fitness Expo”
Sunningdale Dental Centre is excited about partnering with the Rock the Road 10k Race to support the Sunshine Foundation and to give back to a community who has supported them. “Rock the Road 10K is a new event to our community, that promotes health and fitness through running, as well as supporting a great charity – the Sunshine Foundation. This amazing charity brings smiles to the faces of children with extreme disabilities or life threatening illnesses. The promotion of fitness, health and smiles — it just seemed like a good fit!
Sunningdale Dental Centre attribute their continued success to their team of people who are not only passionate about oral health, but also about working as a team to provide outstanding patient care. Their goal has always been to create beautiful, healthy smiles for the duration of their patient’s lifetime. I know that their generous donation will definitely help put a smile on the faces of those running in the race on Sunday as well as those children who benefit from the money raised by the event.
Continue reading “Press Release: Sunningdale Dental Centre Announced as Silver Sponsor of the Rock the Road 10k”
The Rock the Road 10k is honored to announce Reid Coolsaet as a featured speaker at the 1st annual Two Men And A Tent Health and Fitness Expo . The 32-year old Hamilton, Ontario native is arguably the fastest Canadian marathoner in the last 25 years. Reid ran 2:11:23 at the 2010 Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon and became the first male marathoner to run under the Canadian Olympic Qualifying standard since Bruce Deacon qualified and ran at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. Read more about Coolsaet, his Olympics dream, training in Kenya, and his skateboard, in this week’s Runnersfeed.com exclusive interview. You can also visit his blog- “Float On”.
Come out and hear Reid speak on Friday, August 19th at 7pm at The Two Men And A Tent Health and Fitness Expo stage located in the north parking lot of Masonville Place.