Sugar Bowl 5-miler

Sugar Bowl 5-miler Dorchester, MA July 19, 2001 Alison Ballard (aka “IronRacer”) completes all 3 of the races in the July 5’s series — and posts 3 PR’s in the process!! Alison reports: Harvard 4th July I had a big advantage on this one – I’d run it before. I knew about “the hill”. I

Wellesley 5-miler

Wellesley 5-miler Wellesley, MA July 12, 2001 “A perfect climatic evening brought 18 CRC members to Wellesley to run the second in the July 5 mile series. It has been many years since this race has experienced the perfect summer evening conditions that make running in New England a pleasure. Sonal Tejani Shah had the

The Great Harvard July 4th Race

The Great Harvard July 4th 5-mile Race Harvard, MA July 4, 2001 A number of CRC members turned out on the 4th of July to race the beautiful (but, in the words of Scott Robbins, “hilly with a wicked big hill in the middle”) Harvard 5-miler. Bruce Davie took 3rd in his division and Scott

Covered Bridges Half-Marathon

Covered Bridges Half-Marathon Quechee, VT June 3, 2001 Bruce Davie: The Covered Bridges Half Marathon has become a regular fixture of my racing calendar, although I have often had some trouble making the transition from racing the indoor mile in the winter to racing 13.1 miles in the spring. This year the race was held

Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon Boston, MA April 16, 2001 What a day for CRC runners! 33 club members (and one soon to be member) made it successfully from Hopkinton to Boston we had lots of first-timers who experienced the thrill of crossing the finish line, veteran marathoners who registered new PR’s and negative splits, as well as

James Joyce 10km

James Joyce 10km Dedham, MA July 29, 2001 Several CRC members (including some energetic recovering marathoners!) headed to Dedham on Sunday April 29th to Ramble with James Joyce and a several thousand runners. Their reports follow….. From Jeff: I did a time of 50:03 (8:04 pace) in the James Joyce Ramble 10K. I got a

San Diego Marathon

San Diego Marathon San Diego, CA January 21, 2001 Mike Pahre qualifies for Boston (and finishes 56th out of 1935 overall / 7th in his division!!) in sunny California: “Want a break from the cold, snow, and dirty ice of a New England winter? Try running the San Diego Marathon in January. (It’s actually held

Jim Kane Sugar Bowl 5 Miler

Jim Kane Sugar Bowl 5 Miler Dorchester, MA July 20, 2000 Perfect was the weather, nearly perfect were the performances. Over 2000 runners set out on the Sugar Bowl PR course. For Club CRC nearly 20 members ran while 10 of them earned top 20 positions in their respective divisions. So it seems the July

Marathon Sports 5 Miler

Marathon Sports 5 Miler Wellesley, MA July 13, 2000 Christy Muldoon After the joy of driving to Wellesley from Somerville during rush hour, I arrived at the race course relaxed and ready to go. The plan was to go out conservatively and pick it up in the second half — the least painful way to

The Great Harvard July 4th Race

The Great Harvard July 4th 5-mile Race Harvard, MA July 4, 2000 July 2000 CRC July 5 Miler series The Harvard 5 Miler Harvard,MA The CRC had yet aother proud showing at the Harvard 5 Miler in Harvard Mass. This course offers a beautifully shaded romp through the hills. Bruce Davies account: With July 4th