Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Coach Bob Brainard holds classroom talk

Online Videos by Veoh.comClass room video is now uploaded.  To view this class you will need a fast connection to the Net and time to view it as it is over 1 hour long.

Saturday, April 26, 2008

Safe Passage 2008-04-26 Cumberland, Maine


We have video

Online Videos by Veoh.comand photos of this event, but will not start uploading the data until Monday or Tuesday of next week.  Sorry for the relay of the report of this event.

We hope the wait will be worth the time.


Beth Rand tells us that she has her photos up on her web space.  These are for sale but you can look before you buy.  www.bethrand.com


Friday, April 25, 2008

Penta's Boys & Girls Club 5 Miler 2008

Before and after race photos,  & missing photos from other postings

MTC Work out at ELHS 29 April 2008

See you at the EL track this Tuesday at 5:30pm. Be ready for your first workout. We will have some organizational time and instruction to get everyone organized the first night. Do not forget to bring warm ups to throw on afterwards, it still gets cools afterwards and bring your gatorade or water bottle.


Bob Brainerd LATC,CSCS

Central Maine Conditioning Clinic, Inc.

30 Belgrade Ave.,Auburn, Maine 04241

Phone (207) 783-0018 Fax (207) 783-0019

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Penta's Patriot Day Photos of the 5 Miler in Portland, Maine

Start plus photos at Mile 4 of the 5 Miler courtesy of Don Penta of the Maine Track Club



Kids race followed by the start of the Five miler  Skid to photo 74 to see the runnings at mile 4 of the 5 mile race.  The other runners follow.

Penta's Patriots Day 5 Miler Photos part 2

The Patriot Day race 2008 at Mile 4. Don Penta of the Maine Track Club taking photos again.  (Part 2)

Penta's Patriots Day Photos of the 5 Miler part 3

Part 3  at Mile 4

MTC Roaster Run 2008-04-19 Penta Photos

Monday, April 21, 2008

Boys & Girls Club Patriots Day 5 Miler

2008-04-21  Video of the middle to back of the Pack Courtesy of David Colby Young



http://www.mainetrackclub.com/patriotsday08.html (2008 Results)

The video made not be ready of viewing but when it is, it will be on the following channel




Sunday, April 20, 2008

Maine Ladies Run Boston 20 April 2008


Some nice pictures, results, quotes and reports from Maine runners and more at the olympic trials marathon today in Boston.  Visit the Crow Athletics message board to view some of today's action. We took hundreds of photographs and will be posting more as well as Boston Marathon pics coming tomorrow!

Reporting live from the Fairmont Copley Media Center!

Perfect weather, huge crowds, and media from all around the world here to cover the race, including our very own Maine Running History! Enjoy these first pictures of the starting line, Joanie, Deena, Emily, Sheri, and Kristin.

We'll be walking across the street to the finish line, and we'll post results, photos, and reports.

photos copyright Mary Ropp, Maine Running History. May be reprinted with photo credits.


Photos Courtesy of Sandy Walton of the Maine Track Club have also been added to this posting

UMPI Spring Runoff 5 K Race April 12, 2008


Thursday, April 17, 2008

Monday, April 14, 2008

Red Shoe Barn 5 Miler 2008 April 13

This is a much longer video.  Posted to AOL (parts of  2, 3,  and 4 below.

Thursday, April 10, 2008

UMF Healthy Beaver 5K will be held May 3, 2008

May 03, 2008

Monday, April 7, 2008

Penta Photos of Love to Run 040508

Photos then with film will be posted later

Sunday, April 6, 2008


PATTY’S RACE The Patricia Lynn Corbin Memorial Walk/Run “When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure”



Patty Lynn was a 17 year old junior at Lee Academy when she

was killed in an automobile accident on May 8, 2002, while

returning home from an after school appointment. Since

last year’s Patty’s Race, 2 schoolmates of hers have been

killed, both by roadside bombs while serving in Iraq. In

Patty’s memory, this year, one third of the profits from

Patty’s race will be donated to the scholarship at Lee Academy

of Sgt Joel House and one third to Sgt Blair Emery’s.

Both walkers and runners welcomed.   START TIME: Sunday May 4, 2008, 1:00 pm, Lee Academy, Lee Maine RACE DAY REGISTRATION:  11:00 am; Pre-Registration form below.                             


COURSE: 5K, beautiful woods trails, dirt roads and some pavement.

FACILITIES: Lee Academy gym, bathroom/changing rooms, water stations.


PRE-REGISTRATION: $10.00, checks payable to "Lee Academy", Please mail completed registration form (and/or sponsorship) with check to: Lee Academy, c/o Patty Houghton, 26 Winn Rd., Lee, ME 04455 Tel. 207-738-2252.  T-shirt to first 200 registrants


AWARDS: Certificates to the following finishers;

  • Male and Female: 1st, 2nd and 3rd  overall.
  • Male and Female: 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the following age categories;

            12 and under, 13–18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over.

       .    Award for all baby stroller participants.

  • No duplicate award winners. No separate awards category for walkers.

For Info. contact:  Michael and Robin Corbin, Tel. 738-4354, e-mail corbin@fairpoint.net;

      Or Todd Thurlow, Tel. 738-2089 (H) or 738-2251 (LA), or visit www.pattysrace.com                                


Waiver and Entry Form; Patricia Lynn Corbin Memorial Walk/Run; Lee, Maine

I know that running/walking is a potentially hazardous activity. I am medically able and properly trained. I assume all risks associated with my participation in this event including, but not limited to; falls, conditions of the course and effects of the weather including heat and humidity; all such risks being known to me.  Having read this registration form and waiver, knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry; I for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Lee Academy, event organizers, sponsors, and officials from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event.

T-Shirt Size: S___M___ L___ XL___XXL___ Tel Number_________________ Age Group___________ E-mail__________________________________________________________________________________

Name: ______________________________________________________Sex: M__F__

Address: _________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________                             ______________________________________

                    Signature                                                                    Parent/Guardian if under 18

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Mike Towle's 60th Birthday Celebration at Redhook Brewery

Mike Towle's 60th Birthday Celebration at Redhook Brewery in
Portsmouth on Thursday, March 27th
(Mike has rejoined the MTC) organized by his daughter Lori

Tuesday, April 1, 2008