(Photo above: Sparta Runners participated in the 39th Annual Woods & Lakes race on Saturday, April 30, 2016 in Mountain Lakes, NJ for men and women over 30)
Welcome to the Sparta Runners Club!
The Sparta Runners Club, Inc. (SRC) is a group of runners and joggers from Sparta and the surrounding areas of New Jersey. Our charter is to provide a way for you to meet with other recreational and competitive runners of all abilities to train, exchange information, provide support and develop friendship, fellowship and camaraderie.
One Happy SRC Finisher!
Joe Farinella finishes the Woods & Lakes run.
News & Events:
2016 Outer Banks Fall Destination Club Race & Weekend
Every year the club looks for a destination Marathon and Half-Marathon Weekend to do as a group event. Aside from getting to compete in a road race, its a great social event, and club members have grown strong friendships as a result of the camaraderie and support.
Past destinations have included the NJ Marathon, Marine Corps Marathon, the Cape Cod Marathon and the Philadelphia Marathon.
This year's event is the:
Kill Devil Hills Beach,
Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 6 mile race on Sunday. 5K, 8K on Saturday. Arrive on Thursday (10th), Pasta Dinner Saturday night at Mary's house in Corola, Race on Sunday (13th), Celebration Sunday night, leave Monday (14th). Do as much of the weekend that you'd like. It's always a fun event to be away for a couple of days as a club. Something for everyone!
Some of us are doing the Half Marathon others the Full Marathon. Those not racing will be cheering their friends on from the side lines.
Why Run with SRC?
Weekly group runs
Make new friends
Get in shape & Lose weight
Learn more about
For the Love of Running
Build up endurance
Get stronger in mind and body
Realize you are a runner,
Achieve a personal goal
The T-Shirt, of course!
Enjoy the beautiful trails