Entries by Heidi Ryan

Board member rolls with the punches!

By Karen Lozano A “short” chat with Fred Myetich might easily turn into an hour long discussion covering everything from gastric bypasses to romance to life in a wheelchair.  He definitely loves to talk, he’ll be the first to tell you, but his folksy persona is perfect for a new member-at-large on the ShadowChase Running […]

Don’t miss the 4 race series!

ShadowChase Running Club is having a 4 race series. Don’t miss out on getting a special award by participating in all four of the events.  The next event is the Modesto Memorial Classic on May 27th.  Register early to guarantee a race shirt.   Modesto Memorial Classic Register today with active.com Download a mail-in entry […]

Rina’s Run is celebrating 10 years!

The 10th Annual Rina’s Run 5K/10K/Half Marathon, named in loving memory of Rina Brocchini, benefits Ripon High Stadium.  The tech shirts and nice swag are a couple perks to participating. The flat and fast courses run through the charming neighborhoods of downtown Ripon making this event ideal for beginners as well as experienced runners of […]

Who doesn’t like Chocolate?

Don’s Miss the Chocolate Festival Run…….   Saturday, May 20th, 2017 8:00 a.m. – One Mile Run 8:30 a.m. – 5 K Run COURSE: The 5K Fun Run is a fast out & back, starting and finishing near the Chocolate Festival. The One Mile is a flat walk or run. ENTRY: Entry cost for either […]

Singing, despite the rain!

By: Karen Lozano To some, when it rains, it pours. But if you’re Penny White, you keep pulling out that umbrella and finding a voice to make Gene Kelly proud. Some may recognize White, 63, from her volunteer service at ShadowChase Running Club aid stations at local races. “I love encouraging people when they’re running […]