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Amie and Tom Weber led a field of Village Idiots in the NYC Half-Marathon on Sunday, March 21, 2010... check the details on the VI Blog!


Upcoming Races

4/3 - 10am - Scotland Run 10K - Central Park, NY

4/10 - 9am - Doug Wood 5K Trail Run - Northport, NY

5/8 - 9am - North Face Endurance Run - Bear Mtn, NY

...Full Spring Schedule coming soon!


Let us know if you have any other races in mind!

If you would like to join us send an email to:

VI Wifey Amie Weber completed the 2009 NYC Marathon!!! Congrats to Amie and Burke Giblin, who also finished the race this year!!!


John Stanley and Mike Zec ran the New York City Marathon again this November! Stanley made a triumphant return from injury to run in this year's event... and Zec broke his own VI record and tackled the 26.2 miles in 3 hours and 27 minutes!


With his father on the DL, Brian Stanley takes down the NYC Half-Marathon in under 2 hours, and gets some TV time while doing it!!!

The Summer Season kicked off with the Bellmore Striders Independence Day Run!

Greg Gormsen captured the Men's Law Enforcement Division for the 2nd straight year, running a brisk 27:48 for the 4-Mile Race... very nice! _______________________________________________

We have come to the end of the Winter/Spring season and John Stanley has locked up another mileage crown... highlights of the season included Stanley leading 4 other Idiots in the Long Beach Snowflake 4-Miler, including Brigid McConnell in her first race with the VI... welcome Brigid! Gormsen, Walls, and JY also got back into the action on Long Island... Kate and Heather Hemsley kept things going with Knipscher, Zec, and newcomer Meredith DelBello on the Central Park circuit... Way to keep active during those cold winter months!!! More races coming this season...


Congratulations to the Rick Gerard and John Stanley, who both ran in the 2007 NYC Marathon this year! It was another amazing day of fun on the Upper East Side!


The VI Summer'07 Running Season kicked off with the Long Beach City Managers 10 Mile Trophy Run - The V.I. Spring Mileage Champ John Stanley finished the race in 1 hr 29 min... nice work!

The Gormsens joined the Knipper at the Independence Day 4-Miler... Greg Gormsen took first place in the Men's Law Enforcement Division with a 28:27! Congrats Gormpah!!!


A windy day couldn't keep the Village Idiots from running in the 2007 LI Marathon Events... Zec conquered his 2nd Marathon... Gormsen completed his first Half... Stanley sealed the Spring Mileage title eclipsing 70 miles... Recap and official times are HERE! See full Season details below...

For the Spring Season, each mile run in a V.I. endorsed race counted towards a chance at a prize package that includes tickets to sporting events and a number of newly released Village Idiots Sporting Goods! The Spring Mileage title went to John Stanley, who eclipsed 70 miles for the season... amazing!!! You can be the first to hear about all upcoming Village Idiots races by emailing us at, and we will keep you up to date!

V.I. Runners Club Results - Winter/Spring '07

Date - Time




12/2/06 - 9:30am

NYRR Holiday 5-Mile

Central Park, NYC

Click Here for recap

1/7/07 - 9:30am

Fred Lebow Classic 5-Mile

Central Park, NYC

Click Here for recap

2/24/07 - 8 & 9am

NYRR Al Gordon Snowflake 4-Mile

Central Park, NYC

Click Here for recap

3/11/07 - 9:00am

New York Colon Cancer Challenge

Central Park, NYC

Click Here for recap

3/17/07 - 8:00am

USA 8K Championships / NYRR 8000

Central Park, NYC

Cancelled (weather)

4/22/07 - 9:00am

JFK Runway 5K Race

JFK Airport, NY

Click Here for recap

5/6/07 - 8:00am

LI Marathon/Half-Marathon/10K

Uniondale, LI, NY

Click Here for recap

Keep an eye out for V.I. members flying through the crowds at races all over the country! We are always looking for new venues, so send us an email at if you have a race in mind or if you'd like to run with the Idiots yourself...

You can send questions and requests about the Runners Club races and all of the Village Idiots Events to...


Congratulations to all the New York City Marathon Runners! It was another glorious Marathon Sunday on the Upper East Side! It also marked the launch of the Village Idiots Runners Club!

Mikey Z on the way to setting the Village Idiots record with a 3:30:24 marathon! Great Work Zec!


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