The Replacements

We’re very proud of The Replacements, who have all had various orthopaedic treatments, surgeries and well… replacements. These wonderful people run or walk the Bloomsday race every year. Learn more about these fascinating folks in the articles below. If you’d like to join The Replacements give us a call or email Cherrie at

The Replacements – Bloomsday 2014

Nearly 50,000 runners and walkers took to the streets for the 38th annual Lilac Bloomsday Run on May 4th, with 49 of those Bloomies participating as “The Replacements.”  “The Replacements,” sponsored annually by OSC, is a group from around the region who’ve had hip, knee, shoulder, foot, ankle, hand, wrist or elbow surgery (including replacements)… Read More

Not Slowing Down

On her 30th Bloomsday, there’s not much that surprises Debra Peale anymore. She knows every mile. She knows exactly what she’ll have for breakfast and where to look for the nuns, the vulture suit and her husband after the race. But the thing that never gets old, she says, is watching the other racers. “Everybody… Read More