About the Orange Runners Club

The Orange Runners Club (ORC) is a non-profit organization that promotes the sport of running for fitness, competition and socialization.

The Club was formed in May of 1980 when Bruce Birnbaum and his running buddies put their heads together with the intent of creating a "connection" between themselves and those runners they so often greeted on the roads.  Bruce and John Cummins developed a mailing list and later held a meeting at the Hideaway Tavern in Middletown.

As Bruce described it, a "hearty group of 40 people showed up and formed what was to be the nucleus of the club." Now almost 30 years and over 380 members later, the ORC remains committed to supporting and encouraging runners of all ages and levels of experience.

You may run to lose weight; achieve or maintain fitness; complete or win road races; enjoy the outdoors in a free and unencumbered way; or experience the inner strength, growth, and higher level of self-esteem that comes from meeting and exceeding your goals.

Whatever your reasons, we are ready to share years of combined experiences (and war stories), insight and endless amounts of enthusiasm. We are committed to supporting healthy, injury-free running, and of course, fun.

History of Presidents

 

Some of Our Benefits

  • Member submitted articles and running tips
  • Membership discounts at area businesses
  • Individualized training schedules and racing advice
  • Participation in Club and local races
  • Group runs
  • Medical/fitness information
  • Monthly meetings
  • Guest speakers
  • Socialization - know who is on the road
  • Discounting of entry fees at ORC races
  • Organized and open track workouts

August 10, 2018
On behalf of the Orange Runners Club and running family community, I would like to send our heartfelt condolences to the Mazieko family. As the longest running past president of the Orange Runners Club (1986-1996), Pete Mazieko holds a special place in all of our hearts .
Sending prayers and God Speed.
Valerie Kilcoin President, ORC

Obituary


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Club Officers & Appointed Chairs
 
President Vice President Vice President  

President
Valerie Kilcoin
(845) 527-8601
val.kilcoin@gmail.com

Vice President
Ed O'Connell
(845) 591-9329
eoconnell@hvc.rr.com
Vice President
George Shurter
(845) 386-9174
jshurter@hvc.rr.com
 
       
Treasurer Sec CFO  
Treasurer
Bill Kilcoin
(845) 649-6856
wkilcoin@yahoo.com
Secretary
Deanna Bradley
(845) 527-5211
ORCsecretary2018@outlook.com
Director Finance
Martin Nowak
(845) 344-4719
mnowak@hvc.rr.com
 
       
  Track  
Membership
Allison Fitzgerald
alliefitz5090@hotmail.com


Track Work
Drew Priest


Historian   Web Admin  
Bob Waterman
Club Historian
(845) 381-0789
runnerbob01@hotmail.com
  WebSite Admin &
Online Tech Support

Dane Groszek
webmaster
 

 

 

 

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