[In Training] The 55th Annual Yankee Homecoming Ten Miler and 5K—Fun, History and Tradition
: Yankee Homecoming races will run for the 55th time in historic, bucolic Newburyport, Massachusetts, July 29, 2014. They have built one of the longest and best road race traditions in the USA. Newburyport provides a beautiful, historic harbor side course on the North Shore of Massachusetts. Choose either the 10-miler or 5K and join about 3,000 other runners on an evening trek through welcoming Newburyport. .
Also: Yankee Homecoming Event Website
The Fourth Annual Mad Marathon, Half Marathon and Relay--a Running Adventure on Vermont’s Beautiful Country Roads
One of the most gorgeous race courses anywhere, running in the heart of Vermont, the village of Waitsfield. It shows the Green Mountain State at its best. Past participants rave about the events, an epic journey through the essence of beautiful Vermont with covered bridges, farms, mountains, and the Mad River Valley. And the race is only part of the fun!
Also: Mad Marathon Website
Also: Mad Marathon Event Registration
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The Harvard Pilgrim 5K Corporate Road Race—Be Part of this Popular Classic at Historic Holman Stadium in Nashua, New Hampshire
The Harvard Pilgrim 5K Corporate Road Race is sponsored by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care of New England. It is now the premiere corporate race of the Merrimack Valley, and one of those “must do” spring races. The organization, sponsorship and amenities are top notch. The course begins and ends at historic Holman Stadium, Nashua, New Hampshire, and individuals and corporate teams—runners and walkers--are welcome. It runs Thursday, May 15, 2014.
Also: Harvard Pilgrim 5K Corporate Road Race Website
The Second Annual Killington Half Marathon and 5K—Vermont’s Newest Half Marathon
Conquer the Beast! Enjoy this terrific and challenging half marathon coming Sunday, June 15, 2014, once again on Fathers Day. Hey Dad, are you up for it? Great family outing because it has a 5K too! It starts and ends at the Foundry Restaurant at Summit Pond, Killington Resort ski area near the famous peaks. What a beautiful course and it packs loads of fun! The half marathon is now very popular, but there are not many in Vermont—here is the newest with a challenging and memorable course.
Also: Killington Half Marathon Website
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