Turkey Trots

The holiday season is fast approaching, and what a better way to prepare for it than participating in the Concord and Acton Turkey Trots! Two days, Two races, and lots of Donations! The 7th annual Concord Turkey Trot, taking place on November 24th, Thanksgiving day, and  8th Acton Turkey Trot, taking place on November 25th, the day after Thanksgiving; are the perfect opportunities to bond with  family and friends while …continue…

Never Give Up: A Baystate Half Marathon Race Report

Halfway into the Baystate Half Marathon, Team Run member and Marx Running store employee Ethan Brown was in 5th place. Discouraged, he knew he was well off of the 1:11:15 goal time that he had set for himself. Furthermore, it had been a season goal of his to win the Baystate Half Marathon, which he considers his home race (he hails from Lowell and trains on the course everyday). But …continue…

Brown, Reilly, Colella represent Team Run at Baystate

In Lowell on Sunday, Team Run’s Ethan Brown found himself racing on his virtual home course at the Ashworth Awards Baystate Half Marathon. Brown, who didn’t feel well off the start line and knew he wouldn’t get his goal time, began catching the leading runners eight miles in and kept his pace through the finish to win the race in 1:12:41.7 (averaging a 5:33 min/mile). The win was a season-long …continue…

Lone Gull 10K is all Sang, Rop, Team Run

With his victory at the Nagog Seasons Half Marathon on September 7, 2014, Amos Sang set a new course record in 1:09:52.70 — good for a 5:21 pace overall — and was a streak of Puma blue running down the home stretch. At the Lone Gull 10K in Gloucester on Sunday, Sang again set a course record in 30:14 — but this time in the flying orange of Team Run, leading fellow racers Glarius …continue…

Team Run in top spots at 2nd Annual Nagog Seasons Half Marathon & 5k

No, it wasn’t the world record it looked to be, but Peter Omae’s very own Team Run still took the top slots in the Nagog Seasons 5k on Sunday in Acton, MA. Lauren Lesniak (19:20), James Allen (age 12, 19:26), and Gabby Allen (age 14, 21:26) ran to second, third, and sixth overall, good for first female, second male, and second female. Omae accidentally missed part of the course at …continue…

Team Run Third at GMAA 15K

This past Sunday, Team Run traveled north to Burlington, VT for the second annual Labor Day 15K put on by our friends at the Green Mountain Athletic Association. This year’s edition was a USATF Championship Event as well, bringing an extra level of competition from area clubs. Ruben Sança won the race for his second USATF-Championship title of the year, posting a 47:10, while Team Run’s Joseph Amenya, Justin Freeman, …continue…

Sanca Resets Course Record, Omae Runner-Up in Lowell

Last night in Lowell Ruben Sanca proved that the third time was indeed the charm as the Mill City-based runner finally broke the Good Times #9 5K course record. Sanca ran a 14:47, breaking the decade-old record set by Team Run alumnus Casey Moulton, who laid down a 14:48 way back in the summer of 2004. (Mere weeks after the Red Sox traded Nomar Garciaparra to the Chicago Cubs, for …continue…

Veiga’s Win Leads Team Run to Runner-Up Spot

The New England running community traveled to Merrimack, NH this past weekend for the 4th stop on the Grand Prix circuit: the Ribfest 5 Miler. At the first three events of 2014, Team Run has posted team finishes of 10th, 6th, and 3rd. This positive progression continued at the Ribfest 5 Miler, where Team Run took 2nd overall led by Jeff Veiga’s individual win. With a lead pack of about …continue…