Mike Shafai

Our club has experienced another death of one of its members. Mike Shafai died Tuesday night (Oct 17) of a heart attack. Even though he is no longer with us, his legacy will continue for years and years. Please keep Stephanie, Ben and Alex and his whole running community family in your prayers and thoughts.

Memorial Activities - All on Thursday, October 26th

  • Sunrise Striders Morning Run
    • 6:00 AM
    • Memorial Park, 502 Manitou Ave, Manitou Springs
    • Run the Iron Mountain loop, 6 miles
    • Headlamps are strongly encouraged
  • Celebration of Life
    • 11:00 AM
    • Shove Memorial Chapel, 1010 N Nevada Ave, Colorado College, Colorado Springs
    • Please consider carpooling as parking will be limited
  • Open house reception
    • 5:00 - 8:00 PM
    • Plaza of the Rockies, 111 S Tejon Street, Suite 200
    • Second floor of NORTH Tower, please follow signs.
    • Please park in the underground garage of the Plaza of the Rockies, parking will be complementary.
    • Beverages provided, please consider bringing a dish and favorite story about Mike to share.
  • Donations
    • In lieu of flowers, Mike's family is encouraging donations to the Pikes Peak Road Runners, earmarked for the Clubhouse fund. To donate, go to this RunSignUp page and click the Donate button.

Running Safety

Jen Port of Widefield High School would like to share the following article on Healthy and Safe Running. It's a good read.

Fall Series Awards Dinner - Nov 18th - Please RSVP by Nov 15th at 6:00PM

Dinner Flyer. Please RSVP to Pat Lockhart at pat.lockhart@q.com.