: Olympic Bronze Medalist and American Marathon record holder Deena Kastor will be the guest of honor at the Vermont City Marathon and will participate in activities throughout race weekend. And for the first time this event will host the USATF-New England Marathon Championship, the third event in the 7-race New England Grand Prix. It runs Sunday, May 24, 2015, Memorial Day weekend. .
The Seventh Annual Middlebury Maple Run—the Sweetest Half Marathon--and Relay
It’s “The Sweetest Half.” Don’t miss the Middlebury Maple Run Half Marathon and Two-Person Relay, Middlebury, Vermont on May 3, 2015-- welcoming, scenic, friendly, and memorable. A spring race at its finest, this one is set in historic and lovely Middlebury, Vermont in the unmatched Champlain Valley--Adirondacks to the west and Green Mountains to the east.
Also: Middlebury Maple Run Half Marathon Website
The Shipyard Maine Coast Marathon Adds Half Marathon, Half Marathon Relay and 39.3 Challenge--Excitement is Building
Set for the weekend of May 8, 9, 10, 2015, the Shipyard Maine Coast Marathon is evolving. It’s the best of old and new, and the innovations have the New England running scene buzzing. The Marathon on Sunday has much the same course made famous from 1980 to 1986—gorgeous views and point-to-point along the coast. They have added the Half Marathon and Bosom Buddy Half Marathon Relay on Saturday to provide a terrific run for everyone. The inventive 39.3 Challenge combines both, back to back. Enjoy these awesome courses in a wonderful locale, and so much more!
Also: Shipyard Maine Coast Marathon Website
Fifth Annual Stonyfield Earth Day 5K— Run & Walk & FREE Earth Day Fair!
Mark your calendar for May 16, 2015, for a celebration of Earth Day. Happy active people striving for a healthy planet will enjoy this 5K road race and walk at Stonyfield's Yogurt Works in Londonderry, New Hampshire. This is a run or walk for everyone, and includes a FREE Earth Day Fair with exhibits and booths, live music, beer tent, free Kids' run and lots of family activities.
Also: Stonyfield Earth Day 5K Website
Also: Stonyfield Earth Day 5K Event Registration
New Marathon Debuts on May 17, Nashua, New Hampshire, and there Will be an Accompanying Relay Road Race
All the great, iconic races in New England have a beginning, and this will be the first annual Gate City Marathon and Marathon Relay. Running in five different loops within the City of Nashua, this will be a welcome addition as a spring marathon for the region, and a USATF-certified Boston qualifier. It will become a New England tradition for both the Marathon and the Marathon Relay—2, 3, 4 or 5-person teams. This is it!
Also: Gate City Marathon Website