Category: Fitness

Seneca7 cancels 2020 relay around Seneca Lake

Race Directors announce cancellation of Seneca7 relay

Race directors have announced that they have been forced to cancel the tenth edition of the Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, due to the COVID-19 virus. The race was to be held Sunday, April 26, and would have featured 350 seven-member teams ... MORE
Preparing For Your New Year’s Fitness Resolutions

Preparing For Your New Year’s Fitness Resolutions

A new year is closing in and there is still time to make some decisions and set some goals for 2020. A lot of us want to become better in the next year and part of that is becoming healthier. So, since ... MORE
Fitness, Sports
Littlejohn & Barbi Orthodontics (Billboard)
FLX WEEKLY: Jeff Rook on the 11th Annual It’s A Wonderful Run in Seneca Falls (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Jeff Rook on the 11th Annual It’s A Wonderful Run in Seneca Falls (podcast)

Jeff Rook, one of the founding organizers of the popular It’s A Wonderful Run 5K, is in-studio with Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi to talk about next week’s big race as part of the It’s A Wonderful Life Festival in Seneca Falls ... MORE
Seneca7’s 2020 race sells out in 2 minutes

Seneca7’s 2020 race sells out in 2 minutes

Organizers of the tenth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race consisting of more than 300 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, have announced that the 2020 edition of the race filled to capacity in one minute, 48 seconds. Would-be team captains ... MORE
The Importance of Physical Education

The Importance of Physical Education

Many people ignore physical education when it plays such a huge role in physical and mental development. Every school should ensure students have time to take part in physical activities outside class. Studying on end without exercising your body lowers your productivity ... MORE
Fitness, Sports
Seneca County native enjoying ultramarathon journey

Seneca County native enjoying ultramarathon journey

As Ellie Pell neared the end of the Green Lakes Endurance Run 50K in August, she knew it was time to hold on and run as fast as she could when she saw the top runner stop at the final aid station, ... MORE
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Double amputee breaks half-marathon record in Corning over the weekend

Double amputee breaks half-marathon record in Corning over the weekend

The 38th Annual Wineglass Marathon showcased the very best of courage and strength. There no shortage of storylines of inspiration as to why people ran the Guthrie Wineglass Marathon and of course the spectators who stick around to cheer on their family ... MORE
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RACING THE DEER: Seneca White Deer, Inc. hosts 5K, 10K, and 13K runs and fall festival

Seneca White Deer, Inc. are set to host their historical and unprecedented Run With the Deer 5k, 10k and 13.1 half marathon race series this Saturday, October 5 at the former Seneca Army Depot in Romulus. Runners will race the within bordered-fencing ... MORE
Musselman Triathlon returns to Geneva this weekend

Musselman Triathlon returns to Geneva this weekend

The sixteenth-annual Musselman Triathlon will be held this weekend, July 12 – 14, in Geneva, New York. The event is expected to bring over 1,300 participants to the area from across the U.S. and Canada. Musselman Weekend consists of four different races: ... MORE
Henderson calls Musselman sale ‘repulsive’

Henderson calls Musselman sale ‘repulsive’

Calling it “repulsive” and a “betrayal of the community,” the Musselman Triathlon founder is sounding off after the company that ran the event the last five years sold it to Ironman, a giant of the sport. “In my opinion, this is a ... MORE
Heels Up for Healing 5K finishes big

Heels Up for Healing 5K finishes big

About 300 runners, walkers, and volunteers gathered at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital on Saturday, April 6 for the first annual Heels Up for Healing 5K race. The smash hit event raised close to $8,000 in support of bringing 3D Mammography to ... MORE
Seneca7 will happen April 28th

Seneca7 will happen April 28th

The eighth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, consisting of 344 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, will be held Sunday, April 28th. The event begins in downtown Geneva, with runners heading south along the west side of Seneca Lake, through Yates ... MORE
Mud, Sweat and Cheers set for Saturday in Ithaca

Mud, Sweat and Cheers set for Saturday in Ithaca

It’s that time of year again. Mud, Sweat and Cheers 7 is one of Ithaca’s most revered events, held in honor of one of Ithaca’s most beloved young men, and it will take place next Saturday, April 27. Terry Ciaschi, the facilities ... MORE
2019 Seneca7 relay around Seneca Lake is set for Sunday (media guide)

2019 Seneca7 relay around Seneca Lake is set for Sunday (media guide)

The 2019 Seneca7 relay race will attract 2,380 runners from across Central and Upstate NY on this coming Sunday, April 28. This is the Seneca7’s ninth year. This year will feature 340 seven-member relay teams running a total of 77.7 miles around ... MORE
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Seneca7 huge success in Geneva again

Seneca7 huge success in Geneva again

The ninth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, consisting of 340 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, was held Sunday, April 28. The event began in downtown Geneva, with runners heading south along the west side of Seneca Lake, through Yates County, ... MORE