Ragnar Cape Cod |Race Recap

Race Location: Hull-Provincetown MA Race Date: 5/11/18 Race Managed/Timed By: Ragnar Organization of Bib Pick Up: Bib picket/team check in went very smoothly. This was at the Doubletree, which was about 20 minutes from the start line. We checked in, got some paperwork, watched the safety video, got safety flags, t-shirts, bibs, and slap bracelets. … Continue reading Ragnar Cape Cod |Race Recap

Shipyard Maine Coast Half Marathon | Race Recap

Race Location: Biddeford, ME Race Date: 5/12/18 Race Managed/Timed By: Racewire Organization of Bib Pick Up: Bib pickup was Friday night from 4-8 p.m., and before the race. I thought it was well organized. They checked my ID, so are serious about bib pickup. You could also get your ID checked for a beer bracelet … Continue reading Shipyard Maine Coast Half Marathon | Race Recap

Cheap! Marathon | Race Recap

Race Name: Cheap! Marathon Race Location: Salisbury Beach State Park, Salisbury MA Race Date: 4/8/2018 Race Managed/Timed By: Green Stride Organization of Bib Pick Up: Heidi B: Bib pickup was to be held during a 4-hour block at the Jack Rabbit running store in Newburyport, MA. They did allow for friends/family to pick up bibs … Continue reading Cheap! Marathon | Race Recap

Nashua Soup Kitchen 5K/10K | Race Recap

Race Name: Nashua Soup Kitchen 5K & 10K Race Location: Nashua, NH Race Date: 4/8/18 Race Managed/Timed By: Granite State Race Services Proceeds to Benefit (if any): Nashua Soup Kitchen Organization of Bib Pick Up: The day before the race bib pick up was available at Fleet Feet in Nashua from 10am - 2pm. Bibs … Continue reading Nashua Soup Kitchen 5K/10K | Race Recap

Fools Dual Half Marathon | Race Recap

Race Location: Gloucester, MA Race Date: 4/8/18 Race Managed/Timed By: YuKanRun Organization of Bib Pick Up: Pick up was on race day & started at 8am. Organization of Race:: Bib pick up was smooth & the staff were friendly. The 15 Porto potties at the start had a long line, but plenty of tp, even … Continue reading Fools Dual Half Marathon | Race Recap

Going BIG with Big Sur Marathon | A Race Recap

When I decided years ago that I would run a marathon I decided my first one would be a BIG one.  I didn't necessarily mean in terms of people in the race, but I wanted something epic.  A race that people would recognize.  A race that would inspire me through whatever challenges lay ahead. After … Continue reading Going BIG with Big Sur Marathon | A Race Recap

Hinckley Allen Manchester Mile & 5k

Race Name: Hinckley Allen Manchester Mile & 5K Race Location: Derryfield Park, Manchester Race Date: July 3, 2015 Race Managed/Timed By: Millennium Running   Organization of Bib Pick Up & Race: Bib pickup was the day of the race, while I am typically not a fan of this, this one ran smoothly and there were no … Continue reading Hinckley Allen Manchester Mile & 5k

Gate City Marathon Relay |Race Recap

Race Location: Nashua, NH Date: May 17, 2015 Managed by: Gate City Striders Organization: This race was extremely well organized.  It was the inaugural race and everything from bib pickup to course directions ran smoothly.  Relay captains and marathoners did an early bib pickup on Saturday.  The only glitch on race day was a ten … Continue reading Gate City Marathon Relay |Race Recap

Nutty Irish 5k | Race Recap

Where: Old Salem Greens, Salem MA When: 3/21/15 Managed by: B&S Event Management Professionally timed by: Racewire Proceeds to benefit: A portion of the proceeds donated to the Salem Recreation Department I have a bit if a love/hate relationship with novelty races. On the one hand they are fun and different. On the other they … Continue reading Nutty Irish 5k | Race Recap