In this edition:

The next Gold Cup race is this Saturday! Here is what you need to know...

Gold Cup Race #2
SATURDAY APRIL 2, 2022 @ 7:30AM

Ringing in Spring 5K

1201 Cumberland Crossing
Valparaiso, IN US 46383

Packet Pickup
Thursday, March 31 - 10am-6pm - Extra Mile Fitness Co., 1330 E Lincolnway, Valparaiso
Friday, April 1 - 10am-6pm - Extra Mile Fitness Co., 1330 E Lincolnway, Valparaiso

Race Day Packet Pickup
NO RACE DAY PACKET PICK-UP except for out-of-state participants.

Online Registration

**There will be no race day registration. Online registration close Friday, April 1st at 11:59pm**


Upcoming Races

In the attachments to this email, you will find for your convenience the most up to date copy of our Gold Cup Schedule, a copy of the membership application, as well as the currently available paper registrations for the following races:


Group Runs this Week

Monday - Outdoor Group Run (All Ages)

6:00pm @ Ironwood Brewery
6 Roosevelt Rd, Valparaiso, IN 46383
Leader: Karen Spoor
Distance: 4 Miles


Wednesday - Indoor Kids Group Run

5:30pm @ Dean and Barbara White Community Center
6600 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410
Leader: Ed Caccavale


Thursday - Outdoor Group Run (All Ages)

6:30pm @ Wicker Memorial Park
8554 Indianapolis Blvd, Highland, IN 46322
Leader: Heather Hobson
More Info

This run is weather permitting. If there is inclement weather, the run will be held indoors at the previous location of:
Hammond Sportsplex @ 6630 Indianapolis Blvd, Hammond, IN 46323.


100 Mile Club & Run the Year Challenge

Tomorrow is also April 1st! For those in the know, you know that means that you should be getting in your "100 Mile Club" miles. For those of you who are new, the "100 Mile Club" is a challenge to reach 100, 500, 1000 or 2000 miles between January 1st and December 31st. It is open to ALL Striders (not just those participating in the Gold Cup Series). All you need to do is keep track of your mileage throughout the month, and send it to calstriderscoring@gmail.com at the conclusion of each month. We also have the "Run the Year Challenge" where you, and up to 4 teammates, are challenged to run 2022 miles in 2022. For those participating as a team, the miles must be equally distributed amongst teammates. To sign up, just email calstriderscoring@gmail.com with the names of those on your team, as well as a fun team name we can call out at the Gold Cup Banquet as your claim your glorious prize... ;)

Our current "100 Mile Club" leaders:

  1. Rick Fenno (679.00)
  2. Aaron Cook (446.80)
  3. Dave Ralston (428.06)
  4. Tim Conger (337.90)
  5. Steve Kearney (337.28)


A thank you to our sponsors!

The Calumet Region Striders is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We manage the club on donations and sponsorship. If you would like more information on our sponsorship program, please contact our Vice President at: vp@calstrider.org







Calumet Region Striders Google Drive can be accessed here.

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