Category Archives: Boston Marathon

The Buzz on Twitter about the 2014 Boston Marathon

Send to KindleIt’s not only the oldest annual marathon in the world, held on the third Monday of April, it’s one of the most popular road races of any distance among runners and spectators alike.

I’m Proud to Be Running the Boston Marathon for Christopher’s Haven

Send to Kindle The 2014 Boston Marathon will be extra special for me. The victims of last year’s bombings will be on my mind every step of the way, but so will the kids who

I’m Running the 2014 Boston Marathon for Christopher’s Haven

On April 21, 2014, I'll once again be joining thousands of others for that heralded, historic trek from Hopkinton to Boston. I'll be happy and honored to be running the Boston Marathon for Christopher's Haven.

Not Just Another Boston Marathon

Send to KindleFor me, the day started out like any other Patriots’ Day on which I’ve run the Boston Marathon, but it ended not with the anticipated feelings of joy and accomplishment. Instead, I went

I’m Running the 2013 Boston Marathon for Christopher’s Haven

Send to Kindle I’ve done it before and I’m doing it again. I’m running the Boston Marathon for Christopher’s Haven. On April 15, 2013, I’ll be making another historic, heralded 26.2-mile trek from Hopkinton to

How My Dad Taught Me to Run

Send to KindleMy dad joined me recently at one of the places — Upper Union Street in Franklin, Massachusetts, the town in which I grew up — where he taught me, my brother and sister to run more

I’m Running the Boston Marathon for Christopher’s Haven

Send to Kindle           On April 19, 2010, I’ll be pounding the pavement once again from Hopkinton to Boston, determinedly putting one foot in front of the other for more than

Running the Boston Marathon for Charity (Yes, Again)

Send to Kindle “I’m lucky. You’re lucky. So how can we take some of our good luck and give it to kids fighting cancer?” Okay. So I haven’t written anything here in a long, long

A Memorable Boston Marathon Experience for More Reasons Than One

Send to KindleThank you once again to those of you who sponsored my participation in the Boston Marathon this year. You helped me raise a personal record total of $3,550 – and counting – for