BIG TURNOUT FOR SECOND ANNUAL MR8K IN BRIGHTON

BIG TURNOUT FOR SECOND ANNUAL MR8K IN BRIGHTON

DORCHESTER REPORTER

Over 1,200 runners participated in the 2nd Annual MR8K: A Run for Gratitude at the Warrior Ice Arena in Brighton on Labor Day morning. The race, a signature event organized by the Martin Richard Foundation, is held every year in honor of Martin Richard, the youngest victim of the Boston Marathon bombing.

FOR THE RICHARD FAMILY, IT'S TIME TO 'TAKE A STEP BACK FROM BOYLSTON STREET'

THE BOSTON GLOBE

With the memorials on Boylston Street to mark the Boston Marathon bombing completed and Martin’s Park open, the Richard family tells me it’s time.

BOSTON MARATHON RACE DIRECTOR DAVE MCGILLIVRAY RELEASES CHILDREN'S BOOK

BOSTON MARATHON RACE DIRECTOR DAVE MCGILLIVRAY RELEASES CHILDREN'S BOOK

BILL BRETT BOSTON

A steady stream of well-wishers made their way to Fenway Park the other night to celebrate the release of Boston Marathon race director Dave McGillivray’s new book, “Running Across America.” The children’s book tells young readers (and others, too) about perseverance, something McGillivray lived on his historic run. (All photos by Bill Brett)

BOSTON MARATHON RACE DIRECTOR DAVE MCGILLIVRAY'S NEW BOOK IS AN INSPIRING CHALLENGE FOR YOUNG READERS

BOSTON MARATHON RACE DIRECTOR DAVE MCGILLIVRAY'S NEW BOOK IS AN INSPIRING CHALLENGE FOR YOUNG READERS

MY BEST RUNS

A marathon inside Fenway park Monday was not just about a race — it served as the backdrop for a book launch and the next chapter in one man’s extraordinary career.

VIDEO: BOSTON MARATHON RACE DIRECTOR WRITES NEW BOOK TO TEACH KIDS ABOUT PERSEVERANCE

VIDEO: BOSTON MARATHON RACE DIRECTOR WRITES NEW BOOK TO TEACH KIDS ABOUT PERSEVERANCE

WBZ CBS BOSTON | YAHOO NEWS

A marathon inside Fenway park Monday was not just about a race — it served as the backdrop for a book launch and the next chapter in one man’s extraordinary career.

Boston Marathon race director Dave McGillivray’s new book is renewing an inspiring challenge for young readers.

A BIG CHANGE AT FALMOUTH ROAD RACE STARTING LINE

A BIG CHANGE AT FALMOUTH ROAD RACE STARTING LINE

THE BOSTON GLOBE

They were there when it all started. Quite literally.

With a little more than 90 other runners, they stood in a driving rainstorm on that Wednesday afternoon in the summer of 1973, and then ran from barroom to barroom along the Cape Cod seashore.

LOCAL AUTHORS TELL STORY OF "RUNNING ACROSS AMERICA"

LOCAL AUTHORS TELL STORY OF "RUNNING ACROSS AMERICA"

THE LOWELL SUN

Dave McGillivray and Nancy Feehrer became a children’s book dream team last year with “Dream Big,” showing how McGillivray overcame his short stature to become the athlete he dreamed of being as a marathon runner.

SPORTS IN A MINUTE: MCGILLIVRAY PICTURE BOOK

SPORTS IN A MINUTE: MCGILLIVRAY PICTURE BOOK

THE EAGLE TRIBUNE

Boston Marathon race director, Dave McGillivray and co-author Nan Feehrer will host a party honoring their new picture book, "Running Across America: A True Story of Dreams, Determination, and Heading for Home."

FREEDOM RUN: SPORT PROGRAMS IN PRISON AIM TO END RECIDIVISM

FREEDOM RUN: SPORT PROGRAMS IN PRISON AIM TO END RECIDIVISM

GLOBAL SPORT MATTERS

Markelle Taylor finished the 2019 Boston Marathon in 3 hours, 3 minutes, 52 seconds, blistering fast for a 46-year-old man who did all of his training on a quarter-mile track of asphalt, gravel and dirt with six 90-degree turns. Weeks before, on March 2, 2019, Taylor was released on parole from San Quentin State Prison in California after serving 17 years and 7 months after being found guilty of second-degree murder. 

JUST BECAUSE YOUR'E FIT DOESN'T MEAN YOU'RE HEALTHY

JUST BECAUSE YOUR'E FIT DOESN'T MEAN YOU'RE HEALTHY

CAPE COD HEALTH NEWS

Dave McGillivray is a man of many hats and accomplishments; a businessman, an athlete, an author, a motivational speaker and a philanthropist. His event management company, Dave McGillivray Sports Enterprises, annually organizes more than 30 road races and charitable walks around the country, and he is the longtime director of the Boston Marathon and the New Balance Falmouth Road Race. Cape Cod Healthcare is the official medical care provider for the road race.

LULULEMON AND DMSE SPORTS PRESENT THE FIRST-EVER 2019 LULULEMON SAN DIEGO 10K

LULULEMON AND DMSE SPORTS PRESENT THE FIRST-EVER 2019 LULULEMON SAN DIEGO 10K

ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE

BOSTON — DMSE Sports is thrilled to announce its exciting new partnership with lululemon for the inaugural lululemon San Diego 10K, set to run on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 7:00am PST.

LULULEMON AND DMSE SPORTS PRESENT THE FIRST-EVER 2019 LULULEMON SAN DIEGO 10K

LULULEMON AND DMSE SPORTS PRESENT THE FIRST-EVER 2019 LULULEMON SAN DIEGO 10K

SGB MEDIA

DMSE Sports announced a new partnership with Lululemon for the inaugural Lululemon San Diego 10K, set to run on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 7:00 am PST.

LULULEMON AND DMSE SPORTS PRESENT THE FIRST-EVER 2019 LULULEMON SAN DIEGO 10K

LULULEMON AND DMSE SPORTS PRESENT THE FIRST-EVER 2019 LULULEMON SAN DIEGO 10K

RUNNING USA

Boston — DMSE Sports is thrilled to announce its exciting new partnership with lululemon for the inaugural lululemon San Diego 10K, set to run on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 7:00am PST. 

BOSTON MARATHON RACE DIRECTOR WRITES SECOND PICTURE BOOK TO BENEFIT CHILDREN'S CHARITIES

BOSTON MARATHON RACE DIRECTOR WRITES SECOND PICTURE BOOK TO BENEFIT CHILDREN'S CHARITIES

RUNNING USA

Dave McGillivray has a lot of energy: He has completed 156 marathons, including 47 Boston Marathons in a row and the World Marathon Challenge in 2018, which involves running 7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 days. He’s done the Ironman Triathlon World Championship nine times, twice run across the country, and has devoted many thousands of miles of running for charities, including the Jimmy Fund, the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, and Massachusetts Special Olympics.

THIS 99-YEAR-OLD MAN IS GEARING UP FOR A ROAD RACE TO THE TOP OF MOUNT WASHINGTON THIS WEEKEND

THIS 99-YEAR-OLD MAN IS GEARING UP FOR A ROAD RACE TO THE TOP OF  MOUNT WASHINGTON THIS WEEKEND

THE BOSTON GLOBE

George Etzweiler has been training for this weekend’s Mount Washington road race in New Hampshire for weeks, priming himself for the 7.6-mile course to the top of the region’s highest peak.

TEDY BRUSCHI THANKS BOSTON MARATHON START TEAM; CALLS RACE 'BRUTAL'

TEDY BRUSCHI THANKS BOSTON MARATHON START TEAM; CALLS RACE 'BRUTAL'

THE METROWEST DAILY NEWS

HOPKINTON — Former Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi, who ran the Boston Marathon this year for his charity, Tedy’s Team, returned to the start Thursday night to thank volunteers for the work they put into making the race possible.