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Are You Ready?! 7th Annual Run for Roch Saturday July 30, 2011

Mt Washington’s 7th annual Run for Roch is scheduled for Sat July 30th – mark your calendars & start training!
Come run/walk Roch’s course atop Pittsburgh’s beautiful Mt. Washington & enjoy the exhilarating, panoramic view from Grandview Avenue
from active.com
Run For Roch 5k Run & 1 Mile Walk: 8:45 am Saturday, July 30, 2011
The USA Track & Field certified 5 Kilometer race is flat at the beginning and end, with several gentle to moderate slopes in the center. The walking course is completely flat. The panaramic view atop Pittsburghs most famous and newly renovated hilltop road is breathtaking. Runners timing is provided by Runners High using the Championchip.RUNNERS Course will start at grandview and Shiloh Streets by the Monongahela Incline. The course will runthe length of Grandview Ave. to Republic St., turn back down Grandview Ave. to PJ McArdle Roadway (0.2 miles), back up the Roadway onto Grandview and finish at Shiloh St.WALKERS Walk scenic Mt. Washingtons Grandview Ave. from the Monogahela Incline to Saint Marys of the Mount Church and back. Your participation will also contribute to the Scholarship Fund and enter you for race day prizes.
You know you want to!
Register online Here or on site the day of the race

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Run for Roch 2010

Thank you to everyone who made this years Run for Roch a success

Photos by Run for Roch 2010

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2009 Run for Roch

This years race was a great success!! Thank you to everyone who helped make it that way. & it’s never to early to start getting ready for next years!

Our top 5 males in order -Ryan Sheehan, Charlie Ban, Tim Wu, Matt Cecala, Dave O’Hara

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Our top 4 females in order – Sonja Friend-Uhl, Kayla Keddal, Katie Jarocki, Laura O’Hara

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Our Scolarship winners – Jaran & Justin

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& with Roch’s dad – big Roch

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Thanks everyone – check back often for updates & race news

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2009 Run for Roch date set

This years Run for Roch – Mt Washington’s 5k race , 1 mile walk – will be July 25th. Keep your calendar clear!!!!!

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More than $5000 in prizes for this years race.

Remember – you can still register the day of the race.

You know you want to!



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