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Sparkers are getting together (JASR)


Saturday, March 22, 2014

Next weekend a group of Sparkers will be getting together for 'just a short run' - that IS the name of the event. This started with five of us going for a bike ride - the following year it was a run, and this year is the 5th year. I was unable to participate the last two years, but I am happy to say I am planning on being there this year.

From 5 people - there is now 137 people in the group. Amazing!!!


If you have spent a weekend with a group of Sparkers, your life will forever be changed. It is an incredible experience - and it has to be experienced. I can write for hours and it will be without meaning - you have to be present to be experience it.

Since joining Spark many have had accomplishments they never believed were possible. From running/walking the first 5K to completing and ironman distance. However, no matter what you have accomplished - the reason this is so successful is because there are two reasons for being there the camaraderie and completing a personal goal (what ever that may be).

If you are coming to Cranberry next weekend - I wish you safe travel - an if not - consider being there next year. People do come from Canada, West Coast of the US and everywhere in between.
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Member Comments About This Blog Post:
LYNNIERN 4/1/2014 9:46PM

    I'm in for next year!!!

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BOBBYD31 3/25/2014 10:00PM

    well said. it is an incredible event see you then


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LIGHTNINGRUNNER 3/24/2014 10:55AM

    I will have to do this sometime - job permitting.

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BE-THE-CHANGE 3/23/2014 11:08PM

    Can't wait to see you!

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BILLALEX70 3/23/2014 8:26PM

    See you next weekend my friend.

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MBTEPP 3/23/2014 11:49AM

    Have a great time fellow sparkies!

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DDOORN 3/23/2014 8:06AM

    This has been on my radar for WAY too long a time! One of these years I'll be there...I'll never forget what a special time it was getting together with other Sparkers at the San Diego SparkConvention in 2009! It's also been such a joy pulling together local Spark Gatherings as well!

Don

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LYNNANN43 3/22/2014 11:42PM

    See you next weekend!!!

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ELRIDDICK 3/22/2014 10:25PM

  Thanks for sharing

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