Reach the Beach 2016: Tag Along with Don’t Wait For Us

15. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
September 14, 2007 was a beautiful fall Friday in New England. Clear skies, crisp in the morning, warm in the afternoon. People were still chuckling over Apple’s newly-released iPhone, writing it off as a certain bust because who’s going to pay that high a premium for a device that’s only on AT&T Wireless and doesn’t ...

New Blog Post: Running Ultras

14. September 2016 Blog 0
Let’s kick off our RTB 2016 coverage with an article on ultrarunning by our own celebrity ultrarunner Pete Guza: The Ultra Any runner worth the shoes they put on knows a proper marathon is always 26.2 miles- the distance inspired by the legend of an ancient Greek messenger who raced from the site of Marathon ...

BRC Run – 9/10 – 6:45AM – RTB Training Run

09. September 2016 News 0
Depends on Where You Sit For some runners, this weekend will be a final tune up before we hit the Granite State. For much of DWFU Van 2 this will constitute the bulk of their training. So be it. Either way, there should be some elevation involved.   Uniform of the Day If you have ...

BRC Run – 9/3 – 6:45AM – End of Summer Edition

02. September 2016 News 0
Labor Day Weekend Last weekend for vacations so attendance may be spotty this weekend, I get it. Lots of back-to-school shopping may keep others away but for the life of me I can’t imagine why. Surely some runners will show up and you will not be disappointed. Unless, of course, you wanted to run somewhere ...

BRC Run – 8/27 – 6:45AM – Weir Hill

26. August 2016 News 0
Here’s A Good Idea Team WFU had a strategy meeting last night where we developed a plan for beating Team DWFU in the upcoming RTB. After the meeting adjourned, I asked, “hey, where are we running on Saturday?” As is often the case, I’m never really sure. The immediate reply was, “Wire Hill.” “Wire Hill?” ...

BRC Run – 8/13 – 6:45AM – Boxford State Forest Trail Run

12. August 2016 News 0
Different Starting Point Could be warm out there tomorrow morning. Who knows, it could be raining. Perhaps it will be another wonderful day to go for a wonderful run in a wonderful neighborhood. So let’s all go to 4-Doz’s house and go for a run in the woods. Sound like fun to you? In case ...

BRC Run – 8/6 – 6:45AM – Ski Bradford – 15.3 Miles

05. August 2016 News 0
Running Late This week’s edition is late but it’s official. We’re going skiing tomorrow.   http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/fullscreen/28088538/   Countdown Calendar Via Marathon 9/12/2016 37 Reach the Beach Relay 9/16/2016 41 Spartan Ultra Beast Marathon 9/17/2016 42 Salem Fest 5K TBD Superhero/Rock-n-Roll 5K TBD Clarence Demar Marathon 9/25/2016 50 Berlin Marathon 9/25/2016 50 Vermont 50 9/25/2016 50 ...

BRC Triathlon – 6:45AM – 7/30 – Bike, Swim, Bike, Run

29. July 2016 News 0
  triathlon [trahy-ath-luh n]   noun 1. an athletic contest comprising three consecutive events, usually swimming, bicycling, and distance running. 2. a good workout for indecisive athletes. 3. BRC. a competition comprising four legs instead of three because our amps go to 11.   Origin of triathlon From tri- "three" + Greek athlon "contest;" formed on model of decathlon, etc. Originally conceived by Pheidippides’ cousin Agadagadagada who realized, “well, there’s the problem, running that far will kill you.” He decided to add ...

BRC Run – 7/23 – 6:45AM – ROAD TRIP! – 9.8 Miles

22. July 2016 News 0
Spofford Pond Because it’s fun to say. And I had no idea it existed until I went looking for an alternate start location for our road trip. We’re going to try out everything Spofford.   Semantic Satiation You wouldn’t know it because you’re probably reading this paragraph second, but it is in fact the last ...