Reunions

With Team Run athletes now back from college, graduating from high school, or prepping for summer running, there’s no time like now for a reunion run! On behalf of Marx Running & Fitness, enjoy the start of summer and come visit in Acton or Lowell soon — upcoming races and events can be found at onyourmarxracing.com. Hope to see you on the roads or on the trails!

Lowell Store

Come visit or say hi at the new Marx Running and Fitness Center in Lowell, where Marx began as a “running store and so much more” over a decade ago. Our mission statement has not changed—we are experts in footcare and have guided hundreds of walkers and runners alike towards footwear that alleviates their pain—but what has changed is that the Lowell store is now geared towards you, and your …continue…

#shopsmall with us on November 28

We invite you to #ShopSmall with us on November 28th for Small Business Saturday, where everything in the store is 15% off. Shoes, apparel, nutrition, accessories, and more are all marked down 15% for Saturday only; 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Additionally, you can receive an extra $10 off your purchase of $20 or more if you use an American Express credit card. We are a registered small business with …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…

Youth Running Camps this Summer!

Making Running Simple & Fun! What: Marx Running Youth Running Clinic! The clinic will be staffed by some of New England’s top running talent. This clinic is intended for all abilities — intro to experienced. Where: 423C Great Rd., Acton MA 01720 (Marx Running & Fitness Center). We will utilize the Acton town forest, Nara Park, All Season Tennis Club, and local roads. When: July 15th — July 25th, Boys …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…

Sports & Physical Therapy Associates to Host Marx Running

Acton, MA: This coming Monday, March 4th at 11:30 AM, the Acton branch of Sports and Physical Therapy Associates will host Marx Running founder, Mark Coddaire, for a clinic on gait analysis. Mark will be presenting an in-service workshop dealing with how footwear affects gait and how to prevent or rehabilitate running/walking related injuries. Specifically, Mark will touch upon how the right shoe can help fix over-pronation and prevent setbacks. …continue…

Nightlife Run at Hookslide Kelly’s

Marx Running and Brooks Running have partnered up to present the “Nightlife Run”, which will take place this coming Tuesday at Hookslide Kelly’s in Lowell at 6:00 PM (January 29th). Each Tuesday evening the Greater Lowell Road Runners gather at Hookslides for an unofficial training run and to enjoy a post-workout beer. At this coming week’s meeting, Brooks Running will be present to allow runners to test-wear their popular Nightlife …continue…

Bill Rodgers Coming to Marx Running!

We are ecstatic to announce that, as part of our partnership with the Bill Rodgers Theatre III Valentine’s 5k Road Race, we will get a visit from the legend himself! On Thursday, January 31st, Bill Rodgers will make an appearance at Marx Running in Acton, MA. Rodgers will be present from 5 PM – 7 PM to help promote his Valentine’s Day road race. He will be doing a general …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…