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Comedy team gets ready to run relay marathon

Asbury Park, NJ - Monthly comedy show Comedy on Cookman” stand-up comics will be participating in this year’s Jersey Shore Relay Marathon as part of the Special Olympics New Jersey RunAPalooza weekend in Asbury Park on April 26th 2014.

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As previously reported the team will consist of Host/Producer Angelo Gingerelli, Cameraman/Editor Kevin Andreosky, and stand-up comics KP Burke, Sean O’Brien and John Poveromo. The team will complete the 26.2 mile course before performing at The ShowRoom Cinema (707 Cookman Ave. Asbury Park NJ 07712) at 10pm. Tickets for the special show will be available at www.TheShowRoomAP.com about a month before the event.

According de facto Team Captain Angelo Gingerlli of Long Branch, N.J.,, “training is progressing and we have released a third video to document our training and for other runners and prospective participants to check out”.

The video can be seen by clicking here or on the accompanying Comedy on Cookman graphic.

Comedy on Cookman” is a monthly stand-up comedy show at The ShowRoom Cinema in the heart of downtown Asbury Park. Every month three up-and-coming comics (usually with Jersey Shore roots) perform solo sets and then come back to the stage for the “5 Rounds Panel Discussion” where they debate current events and pop culture with input from the audience. Their next show is scheduled for Saturday, March 29, 2014.

The complete series of videos documenting the team’s training, race day activities and show will be released on www.FifthRoundMovement.com and the RunAPalooza Web Site.

To Learn More About The “Comedy on Cookman” Relay Marathon Team and how you can help them help Special Olympics Contact:

Angelo Gingerelli at agingerelli@hotmail.com or visit their web site at www.FifthRoundMovement.com.

RunAPalooza consists of the Jersey Shore Relay Marathon, Asbury Park Half Marathon and the Jersey Shore 5K. It is a fun filled day of running to benefit Special Olympics New Jersey at the Jersey Shore in the same spirit as “Comedy on Cookman” team. It is staged entirely by volunteers from the Jersey Shore Running Club and other local community volunteer groups.

The Relay is sold out but people can come out to cheer on the runners in Asbury Park on Saturday, April 26, 2014. The Half Marathon will start on Ocean Avenue by the Wonder Bar at 8:30 a.m. and wind through the city’s downtown along Cookman Avenue shortly thereafter before returning back to a finish on the famed boardwalk near the Stone Pony. There will also be an expo at the Jersey Shore Dream Center located at 700 Grand Avenue in Asbury Park from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m on Saturday, April 26, 2014.

There are still a few openings for expo vendors. Stop by and you may run into the Comedy Team or one of the many other local celebrities who will be participating.