Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon Boston, MA April 21, 2003 A large contingent of CRC runners braved heat and headwinds. Apparently only one ended up in the medical tent, which may well have been less than the law of averages would have predicted. We start the race reports with Rebecca Wolfe’s Top Ten Reasons For Why I Say

National Masters Indoor Championships

National Masters Indoor Championships Boston, MA March 28-30, 2003 Bruce Davie reports: For the 6th year in a row, my indoor track season culminated with the National Masters Championships at the Reggie Lewis Track. This year I decided to try something I’d never done before – 3 races in 3 days. I planned to make

New Bedford Half Marathon

New Bedford Half Marathon New Bedford, MA March 16, 2003 Relatively calm conditions greeted the runners this year. 145 JAMES O’MALLEY 1335 20/119 M3034 CAMBRIDGE, MA CAMBRIDGE RUNNING CLUB 1:29:01 6:48 154 PAUL PILOTTE 1336 37/146 M3539 ACTON, MA CAMBRIDGE RUNNING CLUB 1:29:31 6:50 158 TODD HEYMAN 1293 22/119 M3034 CAMBRIDGE, MA CAMBRIDGE RUNNING CLUB

Law Enforcement Half Marathon

Law Enforcement Half Marathon Wakefield, MA March 9, 2003 A sizable contingent of CRC runners made it out for the relocated Law Enforcement Half Marathon. Allison Ballard reports: Aside from the bunching up and the combination of puddle-jumping and cross country at the start, I thought the course was very good. A flat start following

Gobble, Gobble, Gobble 4-Miler

Gobble, Gobble, Gobble 4-Miler Sommerville, MA November, 28, 2002 From Fabio: On a cold and undulating course, I ran my first decent race of the year (better late than never), on Thursday (the 4M Gobble cube) in 28.43. I came in 144/855 and 8/48 in my division. Bruce Davie adds: Cold is understating it. It

Philadelphia Marathon

Philadelphia Marathon Philadelphia, PA November 24, 2004 Rebecca Wolfe, Todd Heyman, Adam Penn, Lauren King and Robert Ingalls all logged big PRs in the Philadelphia Marathon, in sunny, cool, but slightly windy conditions. Rebecca improved her PR by over 9 minutes, while Todd achieved his long awaiting Boston qualifying time with room to spare. Rebecca

New York City Marathon

New York City Marathon New York, NY November, 3, 2002 Elena Elkin reports: NYC ’02 was my first marathon, and I did it in 4:11:21. Started and finished with fellow CRC’er Joanie Dimicco. The whole thing was a great experience. Can’t wait for next year! Name Net Time Ron Vogl 2:59:23 Monique Maddy 3:02:00 Paul

Cape Ann 25km

Cape Ann 25km Gloucester, MA September 2, 2001 With the weather close to perfect for racing, a number of CRC members could not pass up the last race of the summer (for either racing or spectating). Race preparation started Sunday night (thanks to Beth Zogby) with carbo-loading at Il Panino. The next morning all of

Falmouth Road Race

Falmouth Road Race Falmouth, MA August 12, 2002 Bruce Davie reports: Much of my pre-race preperation for Falmouth, which is now a permanent fixture on my racing calendar, consists of checking the long range weather forecasts in the hope of hearing of cool conditions to come. When the forecast is for heat, as it was