2014 Bill Rodgers Theatre III Valentine Road Race 5k

Registration is now open for the 2014 Bill Rodgers Theatre III Valentine 5k. The event will take place on February 9th, 2014 at Theatre III (250 Central St.) in Acton, MA. The start time is 11:00 AM. In the event that the race is cancelled due to snow, it will take place the following Sunday Feb 16th. Proceeds will help Theatre III continue to present high-quality entertainment at a reasonable …continue…

Acton Turkey Trot to Aid AB Track Fund

At Marx Running, we have a vested interest in supporting and aiding the development of the running community within Acton and its surrounding towns. For one, more people running in our area means we can sell more shoes! But the other driver behind our involvement is simply that running is a huge part of our lives, and we want to share that passion with others. That is why we’ve been …continue…

Run for Bauman a Huge Success

Marx Running wishes to thank all the people that made the Run for Bauman a success. With just mediocre registration numbers a week before the event, Chelmsford and its surrounding communities pulled together and turned this run into something special. Through Facebook and word-of-mouth, registration numbers began to grow rapidly in the final few days. With local news wires picking up the story and local celebrities spreading the word on …continue…

Support the Run for Bauman

We urge you to come out and support the “Run for Bauman — The 2.62 Miler” . Jeff Bauman, a Chelmsford resident, was severely injured in the Boston Marathon bombings earlier this year. His community is coming together to rally around him and show their support. All proceeds from the race will go to the Bucks for Bauman charity. The race is being organized by former CHS standout Josh Andrews. …continue…

Acton/Nagog Seasons Half Marathon

Acton, Massachusetts and its surrounding towns are filled with natural beauty — glistening lakes, gently rolling hills, shaded country roads, farmland, parks, and more. On any given weekend you’ll find dozens of runners and cyclists getting their workouts in or just having some recreational fun on Acton’s roads. You’ll almost always find a local 5k or road race taking place in the area, too. It seems logical: perfect scenery + …continue…

At the Races

Last weekend was a busy one for Marx Running owner Mark Coddaire as well as several of his employees. Saturday (June1) brought two local events — the Emerson Hospital 5k Run/Walk and the Bolton 5k Rally for Boston. Mark and his staff played a key role in organizing registration for each event.  The Emerson 5k drew 341 participants and helped raise money for cancer research. The Bolton 5k was a …continue…

Team Run Opens 2013 Grand Prix Season With an Individual & Team Title at Jones 10 Miler

Irish Olympian Stephanie Reilly led Team Run at the 2013 Grand Prix season opener with a dominating win at the Jones 10 Miler in Amherst, MA. Reilly completed the hilly, snowy and windy 10-mile course in a time of 58:40. The 2nd place finisher, Helen Dinan of Whirlaway, was over three and a half minutes behind. Reilly also led the Team Run women to the Open Team title. Team Run’s …continue…

V-Day Race Postponed

The Bill Rodgers Theatre III Valentine’s Road Race scheduled for February 10 at 11:00 AM has been postponed one week due to the impending blizzard scheduled to hit this Friday. The new race date will be Sunday February 17th at 11:00 AM. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause but simply want to ensure the safety of our runners, and that means having clear roads for race time. If …continue…

Emerson Hospital 5k Run/Walk

Saturday June 1, 2013 (Rain or Shine) Kids 1 Mile Fun Run 9:15 AM 5k Run-Walk: 10:00 AM Tot-trot: 11:30 AM Thoreau Club Field (275 Forest Ridge Road, Concord, MA) Event Schedule: 8:30 AM: Registration 9:15 AM: Kids fun run 9:45 AM: Warm-up 10:00 AM: 5k run-walk (ages 12 & older, walkers and strollers welcome) 11:00 AM: Awards Ceremony 11:30 AM: Tot-trot (ages 5 & under, must be accompanied by …continue…

Bill Rodgers Theatre III Valentine 5k

Click here to register (via Active.com) Join us for a great Valentine’s Day road race: Bill Rodgers Theatre III 5k run/walk. This event will take place on February 17, 2013 at 11:00 AM. The location is Theatre III (250 Central St.) in West Acton. Parking will be available in municipal lots nearby, side streets, and at the adjacent firehouse. You may get the opportunity to meet the great Bill Rodgers! …continue…