More Tales of Running: The Season Line Up

Contrary to the weather here in New England, spring is upon us and that means stepping up my running game.  I've been doing better in the last two weeks with the running than when I did my 2 month check in but if I'm going to achieve my goal for a marathon this year, it's time to get ready and get running a lot more.  Last year, I signed up for a bunch of runs and that did a lot to help me build up to a half marathon, a 25K, and a 30K.  With the extra time afforded to me on this snow day, I took the time to sign up for a series of runs throughout the spring, summer, and fall, culminating in a marathon in October.

Below is a list of the races that I've signed up for.  Further below, I've listed ones that I might still sign up for.  If you plan on signing up for any other them do let me know and maybe we can coordinate transportation and training.

In the course of looking at rides, I came across the 17th Annual Ultra Around the Lake in Wakefield.  I don't think this is likely to be this year, but I've got my eyes on it.  Maybe next year's goal!


Sunday, April 7th
37th Annual Cohasset:  10 Kilometers
1:00PM: Cohasset Common

Saturday, April 20, 2013
5th Annual Dan Ford 5 Mile Road Race
11:00 AM:  Fireside Restaurant and Pub

Sunday, April 21, 2013
Energize The Earth 5K/10K
10:00AM: Beverly, MA

Sunday, May 5, 2013
5 Mile Run for HAWC
12:00 PM: Salem Common

Sunday, June 2, 2013  
Newton 10K
Newton, MA

Sunday, June 9, 2013
Xtreme Urban Run
10:00AM: Salem Willows Park, Salem, MA

Sunday, July 14, 2013
Shipyard Old Port Half Marathon and 5k
7:30AM: Thames Street, Portland, Maine 04101

Saturday, August 3, 2013
Triple Threat
9:00AM:  24 Jerdens Lane, Rockport, Massachusetts 01966

Saturday, September 21, 2013
Wicked Half Marathon
7:00AM:  Bentley School, 25 Memorial Drive, Salem, Massachusetts 01970

Saturday, October 5, 2013
31st Annual Applefest Half Marathon
10:00AM:  Hollis, NH

Sunday October 20, 2013
BayState Marathon
8:00AM:  Lowell, MA 01852

Saturday, October 26, 2013
Devils Chase 6.66 Miler
8:00 AM:  Soccer Field, Salem Willows, Salem,MA

RUNS THAT I MAY SIGN UP FOR (or Registration isn't open yet).

Sunday, April 28, 2013
Groton Road Race 10K
10:45AM:  Groton-Dunstable Regional Middle School, 344 Main Street

Sunday, June 16, 2013
Rockport Fathers Day 10K Road Race
9:00AM Rockport High School, 24 Jerdens Lande, Rockport

Tuesday, July 30, 2013
54th Yankee Homecoming Races 10 Mile
6:10 PM:  Newburyport High School, Newburyport, MA

Monday, September 2, 2013
Around Cape Ann 25K
9:00AM OMaley Middle School, 71 Middle Street, Gloucester, MA

Sunday, September 8, 2013
Seasons Acton Half-Marathon
Acton, MA

Jiminy Peak Hardcore Mudd Run
(8 mile mud obstacle course with 18 to 20 obstacles.)
8:00AM: Jiminy Peak Ski Resort, 37 Corey Road, Hancock, MA

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