BRC Run – 12/3 – 6:45AM – Andover Jaunt – 7.9 Miles

02. December 2016 News 0
This Jaunt or That Seldom are you offered an option of Jaunts. Well, tomorrow you have your choice. You can join the BRC for a quick jaunt over to Andover and back, nice run. Or you can support the Special Olympics by running the Jolly Jaunt 5K in Boston. See the relatively short Countdown Calendar ...

New York City Marathon Review

21. November 2016 Blog 1
New York City Marathon Review
The NYC Marathon is the biggest of the big boys. Even among the mega marathons, it’s the largest on Earth with a whopping registration of 55,000 runners, and a new world record 51,388 finishers this year, followed by Chicago, Paris, London, Tokyo, and Boston. That’s a staggering number to manage considering it’s nearly twice the ...

BRC Run – 11/19 – 6:45AM – Memorial Run – 7.5 Miles

18. November 2016 News 0
Heavy Hearts On Thursday we will be thankful, but today we are sad. A vibrant member of our running community has gone too soon. Laura Fahey passed away yesterday and our thoughts and prayers go out to her family and friends she left behind including her sister Katie and her best friend Lisa Ritchie who ...

BRC Run – 11/12 – 6:45AM – Veterans Run – 7.7 Miles

11. November 2016 News 0
Hooah! Hoorah! Hooyah! Huah! Muster is at zero-six-forty-five. Dress is PT casual, BRC Bonus Points generously awarded for military attire. We will form up, exchange pleasantries, and move out precisely at zero-six-fifty. Our first stop, at approximately 2.4 clicks will be the Vietnam Memorial at North Andover High School. Then we will proceed in a ...

BRC Run – 10/29 – 6:45AM – Halloween Run – 7.4 Miles

28. October 2016 News 0
Get Your Ghost or Goblin On You might want to consider picking a warm costume. Major BRC Bonus Points will be awarded for showing up in costume. One year at work I offered $100 to anyone who dressed up as an Oompa-Loompa. Two people took me up on that and chose the version from the ...

BRC Run 10/22 – 6:45AM – Smolak in Fall – 7 or 10 Miles – DIFFERENT START LOCATION

21. October 2016 News 0
  Wear Your Finest Pink Attire Join us clad in pink from head to toe when we start our run from SMOLAK FARMS (see either map below if you don’t know where that is).   Small-ak – 6.9 Miles http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/836249805/   Large-ak – 10.7 Miles http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/581541650/   What A Week! BRC got their collective mileage ...

BRC Run – 10/8 – 6:45AM – Mini Crawl – 8.8 Miles

07. October 2016 News 0
Touch ‘Em All (Next Week) It’s that time of year again when we like to visit all of our borders in one day. I know, I’m having a hard time sleeping too. Crazy, right? For some reason every year a small subset of our readership thinks this is beyond their running capabilities. If that happens ...

BRC Run – 10/1 – 6:45AM – Deja Vu NH – 13 Miles

30. September 2016 News 0
This Time We Mean It Never thought I’d see that. Last week there were a number of runner who were disappointed/miffed/upset/put out that we did not get to run to Salem. Bill was not one of them. This is good news for anyone who sat home last week feeling disappointed/miffed/upset/put out because they couldn’t go ...