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Tokyo Marathon Race Report

By |April 24th, 2019|Race Report, TruNorth|0 Comments

Tokyo Marathon Race Report

By Doug Schroeder

On March 3, 2019, I finished the Tokyo Marathon in 2:56:26. It was not a PR and it was probably the most difficult marathon I have accomplished for many reasons but I kept my dream alive of running all six majors under three hours. Here’s the story.

When Kate and [...]

Spotlight on…Cindy Ravn!

By |April 22nd, 2019|TruNorth|0 Comments

Birthdate: August 11, 1696

Birth place: Sacramento, California

Family: my husband Nick Ravn and our dogs Sugarbell and Bruce

Personal strength: continuous self-evaluation and resiliency

Personal weakness: continuous self-evaluation (double-edged sword) and potato chips

Reason for joining Northstar: camaraderie and Bun Runs

Favorite running shoes: currently wearing Brooks Launch

Favorite place to run: In the Twin Cities I love to [...]

Spotlight on Paul Bulger!

By |February 4th, 2019|TruNorth, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Birth Date:  30 May 1961

Family: Sweetheart Pamela, Son Charlie. Many brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces

Personal strengths: content in the middle of the pack, positive attitude, can be forgetfulPersonal weaknesses: 

Reason for joining Northstar:  Friends and running outdoors beats paying a therapist

Favorite running shoes:  no favorites, rely on advisors

Favorite place to run:  dirt trails, new trail locations along waterways

Running [...]

Meet the new team president!

By |August 11th, 2018|TruNorth|0 Comments

Hi Northstars!

My name is Meghan Doherty and at our annual meeting in July, I was elected as the new President of Northstar Running. I am excited to take on this role and serve the members. I joined the club almost 3 years ago and immediately observed the community and support the team has to offer. I truly [...]

Welcome to April

We have had an interesting winter.  I don’t think the snow has been as heavy as in other years, but it sure has been persistent. I think we should all be congratulated for our efforts to keep at in through the subzero days of snow and ice.

SPRING!!!!

OK, it is not here yet, but if I [...]

Belize Marathon

By |January 25th, 2018|TruNorth, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Christy Hammerstrom ran a marathon in Belize and she wrote up her race report to tell us about it.

There were 43 people who ran the marathon.  So, with a field that small...i actually placed in my age group.  First time, ever.  Pretty low key, our start line was a speed bump by the football [...]

Ann Davenport Profile

By |January 25th, 2018|TruNorth|0 Comments

 

Name
Ann Davenport

Birthdate
3/6/76

Reasons for joining Northstar
My training partners are some of my best friends.  They push me to do things I might not otherwise do and inspire me to keep moving and trying to get better. 

Years Running
Started running in college, ran off and for about 10 years (nothing more than 2-3 miles at a [...]

January Events

By |January 25th, 2018|TruNorth|0 Comments

1/27 Northstar Team Party @ Rudolph's BBQ:  We are looking forward to a fun night of food, laughter, and celebration.  Please don't hesitate to bring your family or a friend and join us for a great evening!  Tickets can be purchased online at Northstar Running Events

2/17 2nd Annual Twin Cities Smoosh Championship:  Make sure you put this [...]

January Results

By |January 25th, 2018|TruNorth|0 Comments

11/23/17- Beast2Feast 5K

Phillip Jonsson- 31:16

 

Rob Economy- 2:42:39 (3rd AG, PR)

Angie Rothstein- 5:45:08

 

 

 

Welcome to January

By |January 25th, 2018|TruNorth|0 Comments

I hope you've all settled into your winter routine by now.  The snow and cold can be a challenge for all of us, but having teammates to run with makes it easier for us all to get out the door and train.  As a club, we've organized a number of events through the coldest [...]