|[In Races/Results] Start Your New Year Off Right with the Sixth Annual 1st Run, 5K and 10K
: This flat and fast race will be ideal to start your New Year! It’s an innovative holiday celebration, race and party, with excellent amenities and terrific loop courses. Celebrate and fulfill that New Years' Resolution;1st Run is for runners who truly want to have fun! January 1st, Lowell, Massachusetts is the place to be! And again this year it is the first event in the famous LOCO "Will Run for Beer" Series. .
Also: 1st Run Event Website
The 31st Annual Mill Cities Relay--Competition and Tradition in the Merrimack Valley
One of the oldest relays in the nation, it is a running tradition in the Merrimack Valley like no other. It is the only club relay in the USA where all participants belong to a member club, 20 Massachusetts and New Hampshire running clubs. This year it will run for the 31st time on December 7, 2014: Five legs along a 27-mile course, Nashua to Lawrence--280 teams, seven towns, two states, one river--and a huge post race celebration!
Also: Mill Cities Relay Website
The 35th Annual Hyannis Marathon, Half Marathon, and Marathon Relay on Cape Cod
Bill Rodgers and Greg Meyer will be there. This is the 35th running, set for the weekend of February 20-22, 2015. The Hyannis Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay provide a terrific race for anyone. Awesome course in a wonderful locale—you couldn’t ask for a better place to run and enjoy a fantastic weekend getaway. Get in gear and run these great races in the unique place that is beautiful, scenic Hyannis on Cape Cod.
Also: Event Website for Hyannis Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay
Also: Online Registration for Hyannis Marathon, Half Marathon and Marathon Relay
The Second Annual Jingle Bell Half Marathon—Holiday Themed Running Adventure on the New Hampshire-Massachusetts Border
If you enjoyed the first you will want to return. If not, you definitely want to get in on this gem. This unique half marathon on December 6, 2014 is two weeks before the start of winter. It offers a wonderful single loop course, beautiful venue, and the historic charm of Atkinson, New Hampshire, with brief forays into Haverhill, Massachusetts and Salem. Put on your bells and costumes if you like, but do come run with us.
Also: Jingle Bell Half Marathon Website
Also: Jingle Bell Half Marathon Registration
The Unique 2015 “Will Run for Beer” Race Series Begins on January 1st!
What a series, and what a concept! Starting on January 1st with the 1st Run in Lowell or the Hangover Classic in Salisbury, MA, it’s an exciting way to start your racing in 2015. Run only FIVE of the eight races and earn a cool Will Run for Beer custom wind jacket. Yes, this series in southern New Hampshire and northeastern Massachusetts has created quite a buzz and has a strong following. Enjoyable races, a point system, bragging rights, Smuttynose craft beers, and that jacket--how can you go wrong?
Also: "Will Run for Beer" Series Website
Also: "Will Run for Beer" Series Registration