NYC MARATHON "STREAKERS" GOING STRONG, ESPECIALLY MICHAEL CAPIRASO

NYC MARATHON "STREAKERS" GOING STRONG, ESPECIALLY MICHAEL CAPIRASO

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Friday afternoon in New York City I learned for the first time that the NYC Marathon has an annual gathering for streakers and long-timers—those who have run at least 15 NYC Marathons. I’m a big fan of road-race streakers, so I hurried over to the Tavern on the Green to meet a few. 

NORTH ANDOVER RESIDENT INDUCTED INTO MERRIMACK COLLEGE ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME

NORTH ANDOVER RESIDENT INDUCTED INTO MERRIMACK COLLEGE ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME

WICKED LOCAL - NORTH ANDOVER

North Andover resident Dave McGillivray, race director of the Boston Marathon and numerous other races throughout the U.S., has been inducted into the Merrimack College Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017.

MEET THE FENWAY PARK MARATHON'S FIRST FEMALE FINISHER

MEET THE FENWAY PARK MARATHON'S FIRST FEMALE FINISHER

WOMEN'S RUNNING

Frances Klimczak grew up rooting for the Boston Red Sox. Now, she’s the top female finisher on the first-ever marathon held at Fenway Park.

MERRIMACK COLLEGE INDUCTS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2017

MERRIMACK COLLEGE INDUCTS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2017

MERRIMACK COLLEGE

Merrimack College officially inducted the newest members of the Merrimack Athletics Hall of Fame, as 11 representatives from the Class of 2017 were enshrined as part of a special ceremony on campus.

VIDEO: ONE LAST RACE TOGETHER: MASS. MAN PUSHING WHEELCHAIR AT HARTFORD HALF-MARATHON TO HONOR RUNNING PARTNER WHO DIED

VIDEO: ONE LAST RACE TOGETHER: MASS. MAN PUSHING WHEELCHAIR AT HARTFORD HALF-MARATHON TO HONOR RUNNING PARTNER WHO DIED

THE HARTFORD COURANT

Jackie Gustafson had cerebral palsy and was non-verbal. But BJ Williams could feel the joy she felt, pulsating up through the handles of the wheelchair he pushed, especially when they would hit a pothole or go over a speed bump in the road.

WALK RAISES HOPES, MONEY FOR HOMELESS AT LAZARUS HOUSE

WALK RAISES HOPES, MONEY FOR HOMELESS AT LAZARUS HOUSE

THE EAGLE-TRIBUNE

ANDOVER — Close to 700 participants, volunteers and staff from across the Merrimack Valley gathered for the 18th annual Hike for Hope on Sunday afternoon to raise money for Lazarus House, a nonprofit organization in Lawrence that assists the homeless. 

MERRIMACK COLLEGE ANNOUNCES INDUCTEES FOR ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2017

MERRIMACK COLLEGE ANNOUNCES INDUCTEES FOR ATHLETICS HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2017

MERRIMACK COLLEGE

The Merrimack College Athletic Department is excited to announce the induction of 12 members to the Merrimack College Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2017.

WOULD-BE MARATHONERS LOAD UP ON CARBS, INSPIRATION AT PRE-RACE DINNER

WOULD-BE MARATHONERS LOAD UP ON CARBS, INSPIRATION AT PRE-RACE DINNER

THE HUB ON SENTINEL SOURCE

Dave McGillivray had a message for the runners of the Clarence DeMar Marathon: The hardest part of the race is signing up.

THE OTHER BOSTON MARATHON: AROUND FENWAY—116 TIMES!

THE OTHER BOSTON MARATHON: AROUND FENWAY—116 TIMES!

RUNNER'S WORLD

On Friday, September 15, the Boston Red Sox visited the Tampa Bay Rays, coming out on top after playing what would be considered a marathon for baseball players: a 15-inning, six-hour game that the Sox won 13-6. Meanwhile, back at their home field of Fenway Park, another, more traditional marathon was playing out.