BRC Run – 12/09 – The Weather Outside – 12.9 Miles

08. December 2017 News 0
Oh, The Weather Outside is Frightful. This run is so delightful.  Sometimes we run long, and sometimes we run in bad weather. Tomorrow we get to run long in bad weather, and grab some borders along the way. Anyone? Anyone? Bueller? Salem.12.9mi on 12/9. Fun. http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/34127440/. There’s a convenience store at the border. BRING FOLDING ...

BRC Run – 12/02 – Guinea Pigs – 4 or 9.5 Miles

01. December 2017 News 0
  I Got This Invitation OK, I really want you to read this. I sent invitations to all NUMBERED BRC MEMBERS to join our new mailing list system. As of 10PM on Thursday, 69 addresses were accepted into the system. If you did not receive an invitation, or are having difficulty joining the new mailing ...

BRC Run – 11/25 – Workin’ it Off – 5.3 Miles

24. November 2017 News 0
Time for Some Reflection This time of year it seems natural to take a pause and assess what you’ve done this year. The longer nights and fewer daylight hours lend themselves to contemplation of what we’ve accomplished, and maybe start thinking about what we plan for the coming year. I don’t know if we’ve developed ...

BRC Run – 11/18 – 0645 – Feaster Five Dry Run – 9.3 miles

17. November 2017 News 0
Practice, Practice, Practice Once again, we gear up for our favorite Thanksgiving Day race, the venerable “Race for The Pies.” But how should we best prepare?  Just like everything else. Practice the snot out of it. Tomorrow we’ll head over to South Andover and run around the Feaster Five race course, because we can. Home ...

BRC Run – 11/11 – 0645 – Veterans Run – 8.7 miles

10. November 2017 News 0
  The Day For the past several years, (at least as far as I can remember) we’ve stopped to pay tribute to those who have volunteered their service to our nation’s military, that service being crucial to securing our liberty and our way of life. We also thank and honor the several club members who ...

BRC Run – 11/04 – 0645 – Fall Back – 9.1 miles

03. November 2017 News 0
The Lights Are On I’ve been without power for most of the week. Luckily, most people are back by now, so I don’t have to send this via smoke signals. Not much to write this week. I know many of the side roads are still very cluttered.  Simple Out-And-Back route this week on a main ...

BRC Run – 10/28 – 0645 – Halloween Run – 7.4 miles

27. October 2017 News 0
Festive Attire Encouraged I’m not suggesting that this group has supernatural or otherworldly powers, but last year, someone dressed as his favorite orange-skinned person, and now we have a new president. Coincidence? Maybe. But just in case, you should dress up in something reflecting your fantastic desires. Batman? Superman? Someone dressed as a border sign? ...

BRC Run – 10/21 – 0645 – Ballardvale

20. October 2017 News 0
Races this weekend We’ve got a couple local popular races this weekend. On Saturday, there’s the Knights on the Run 5K starting over at North Andover High School, and on Sunday we’ll see the Baystate Marathon in Lowell. I know we usually have high participation in these events, both as runners and spectators. Good luck ...

BRC Run – 10/14 – 0600 – Every. Dang. Border.

13. October 2017 News 0
  READ CAREFULLY. TWO DIFFERENT START TIMES   You Read that Right. Tomorrow we’re hitting EVERY DANG BORDER. Thirty-six miles of pure joy. A twenty mile loop and a sixteen mile loop. This is your chance to get them all, and become a member of that well-regarded organization of runners you’ve longed to join. MAKE ...