Cupcake Mile Results

The Cupcake Mile organized by Black Forest Pastry Shop owner John Ziemba was a huge success despite the less than desirable clouds and rain. Held in downtown Oakville the 400m loop encompassed the block around Black Forest Pastry Shop.   The reason for this event was to support and raise money for The Lighthouse Project for Grieving Children.  The Event raised a total of $3200 for  this worthwhile cause.Mike Gill & myself were fresh from the […]

Where’s The Lions Valley Athletics Runner? #002

Where’s The Lions Valley Athletics Runner? #002The search continues at the start line of the 2015 OMA Sunnybrook 8KM  Cross Country Race.  It was a beautiful day for this staple event in the Ontario Masters Athletics calendar with the always challenging monstrous “Bob Moore Hill”.   See results and photos in the following post. Until then…Did you spot the LVA runner yet?Leave a comment if you can find the Lions Valley Athletics Runner and know […]

Where’s The Lions Valley Athletics Runner? #001

This is the first post in a series called,Where’s the Lions Valley Athletics Runner? I am always taking photos at races and I have taken thousands over the last couple of years alone but most of them end up being deleted. The majority of those photos are either, out of focus, just strangers because the target was running too fast and not even in the frame, or its not flattering (because you’re working hard and don’t […]

Oakville Trek or Treat 5k

GUESS WHO?Halloween is approaching and that means it’s time for the Trek or Treat race through the trails of Lions Valley Park & the Sixteen Mile Creek Trails.  This year Grace Beer participated in the 5k race with some of her hockey team mates. In the dark, Grace had an excellent race where she placed 25th Overall, 4th Woman and 1st in her Age-Group in a time of 24:33.

The First Ever Cupcake Mile

First they combined running and beer and now for the first time, its running and cupcakes…The 2015 CUPCAKE MILEPRESENTED BY:Black Forest Pastry Shop DATE: October 24, 2015WHERE: BLack Forest Pastry Shop – 184 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, ON (Downtown Oakville)TIME: 1:00PM – 4:30PMDISTANCE: 4 x 400 aka 1 MileFOOD: 4 x 1 Cupcake = 4 CupcakesIN SUPPORT OF: Lighthouse Program fo Grieving ChildrenFORMAT: 8 Heats of 15 Runners. New Wave Starts every 30MIN.RULES: Black Forest […]