Who we are

Founded in 1980, the Juniata Valley Striders Running Club has been promoting running and fitness in Mifflin and Juniata Counties through organization of and participation in hundreds of events.

The club is a nonprofit organization and encourages running and offers opportunities for local runners to take part in fun runs and races.

Membership is open to anyone with an interest in running and fitness.

It’s your life, run it…with us!


*Our Mission*

To promote running in central Pennsylvania for all ages.



Our Officers

President: Gary Ishler
First Vice President: Dawn Comly
Second Vice President: Alice Woodring
Treasurer: Jerry Ranck
Secretary: Jennifer Neavling

Meeting Times

Meetings are usually the first Thursday of every month at the Downtown OIP & Grille.

24 E. Market Street
Lewistown, PA 17044.

Club Membership

Please join and support us!!!
It's only $10.00/year for adults and $5.00 for students 18 yrs or under.

Just print out the application and mail it to us with a check.






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Track/XC Club

This Club is for children 7-14 who are interested in track and cross country.

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Race Timing Service

The JV Striders provide race timing and finish line services for races in Mifflin, Juniata and adjoining counties within a 25 mi driving distance from Lewistown. Contact for more info.

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Contact Information

Feel free to contact the Juniata Valley Striders by going to this page.

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