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Greenough Greenway construction set to begin.

We just received the following email from the Solomon Foundation regarding the Greenough Greenway project. While the relocation of our Summer Series from the Charles River to the Chestnut Hill Reservoir has been difficult and unpopular, it’s reassuring to finally see progress on the construction plan. Greenough Greenway UPDATE & LOOK-AHEAD July 13th, 2015 We are […]

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What happened to the Turkey5?

We regret to inform you that the 2014 Turkey5 has been canceled by the Wellesley Police Department after approval of a new event, The Fund for Wellesley Turkey Trot. The new event, a 5K, is organized by Carol Chaoui, a former member of our non-profit organization’s Board of Directors and Turkey5 race organizing committee and now a member of The Fund for […]

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#onerun: an RD's perspective.

Giving Thanks I began writing this post hours ago, intending a quick shout-out to the people who helped make the #onerun so successful. A sentence grew into a paragraph, which seems to have grown into a memoir of sorts. Sorry about that – I just wanted to say thank you. So here goes… On Saturday […]

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Boston Running Film Festival coming to the Hynes April 12-14th!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RACE BRINGS INAUGURAL BOSTON RUNNING FILM FESTIVAL TO HYNES CONVENTION CENTER FOR MARATHON WEEKEND 19 Films From Around The World Will Inspire Marathon Runners Boston, Massachusetts – March 25, 2013 – Run Against Cancer Events (RACE), producers of charitable running events in the Greater Boston area, today announced it will host the […]

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2013 Super Sunday Community Announcement

Dear residents of the City of Cambridge, RACE-Run Against Cancer Events is organizing the 6th annual Super Sunday 5-mile road race on Sunday February 3rd, 2013. The event proceeds benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, TargetCancer and the East Cambridge Little League. Traffic may be disrupted in East Cambridge from 10:30am to 11:30am. If you […]

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Rolling Stone's article and fixed cover photo

Rolling Stone article re-published without anyone’s permission. Jahar’s World He was a charming kid with a bright future. But no one saw the pain he was hiding or the monster he would become. by JANET REITMAN JULY 17, 2013 Our hearts go out to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing, and our thoughts are always […]

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Ups & Downs: Miss Santa Holiday 5K Pics & Bridget Spence's Big Girl Pants

Ups & Downs: Miss Santa Holiday 5K Pics & Bridget Spence's Big Girl Pants

I’ve got good news and bad news to share. The good news first – we’ve uploaded the final album of photos from the Miss Santa Holiday 5K.  That’s over 800 pictures – FREE pictures – we’ve posted on RaceMenu’s Facebook page.  Here are two of my favorites:   So that was the good news which […]

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Forget Gmail – Saturday's Miss Santa Holiday 5K nearly SOLD OUT!

Forget Gmail – Saturday's Miss Santa Holiday 5K nearly SOLD OUT!

You don’t need wonky Gmail to know that the Miss Santa Holiday 5K is THE place to be on Saturday.  And apparently some influential women got the word out there early this year because the race is nearly sold out already!  Gentlemen, remember that despite a 77% female field, this race is co-ed and expected […]

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Sheila's Kicking Cancer's Ass

Sheila's Kicking Cancer's Ass

With the exception of announcing the new venue for Super Sunday, I haven’t posted here since Valentine’s Day 2011.  So much has happened around here over the last year but that’s not why I’m writing today.  Today is about Sheila. I first met Sheila with her boyfriend Ray at the Mill Cities Relay back in […]

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