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Upcoming events for April 2010



Hi everyone,

The Canberra Road Running Festival is coming up soon - 1-2 May.

The 5km fun run is on Saturday 1 May and the half marathon, marathon and ultra marathon are all on Sunday 2 May. There's also a 2km run for the under 10s on the Saturday.
I'll be going in the 5km run, cheering Coach Dave in at ultra marathon finish line (!) and helping out as a volunteer over the weekend - see you there!

(There's no Women's and Girls jogalong in May).

The Mothers' Day Classic 5km/10km walk/run is on the following weekend, Sunday 9 May - Website:  mothersdayclassic.com.au
The Classic raises money for Breast Cancer research. I'm still interested in getting a 5km walk/run/walk-jog team together so let me know by this Friday 17 April if you'd like to be in a team - If we can get at least 10 people together we can get some t-shirts made up.

Pedal Power are running their Beginners II Bike Maintenance course this Sunday 18 April - I had so much fun at Beginners I I'm going again, this time I'm cycling there!

PP are also running a Come and Try Easy Ride from Lake Ginninderra on Sunday 18 April from 9am.
Yes, I was lazy and didn't end up going on the social ride yesterday (Saturday) - sorry Roz! But I did go for a very easy 20km ride around Lake BG today:)
On Saturday 17 April there's the 25km social ride from Acton Ferry Terminal.

Check out their events calendar (and links) for details: Website: pedalpower.org.au/events.


I'm going to check out Zumba! Fitness - that's the Latin style dance fitness group exercise. The programs are usually 10 weeks but they have a two week program starting this week - I'm trying for the Tuesday evening sessions at Civic:): Website: salsabor.com.au.

The opportunities to be fit and active are everywhere!

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