GBTC Cross Country Festival – Elm Bank Park, Wellesley 9/13/2015

By John Barbour Sunday, September 13 was stop number two of the USATF-NE cross country grand prix, again hosted by the Greater Boston Track Club on the lush grounds of Elm Bank Park in tony Wellesley. The host club, unsurprisingly, had by far the largest turnout but GLRR looked to be a solid second among ...

GLRR Youth Run for the Hills

GLRR Youth Run for the Hills
By Joe Ferris Over 30 members of the GLRR youth cross country team ran the Harvard Run for the Hills 5K Sunday. The team had a great day with outstanding performances by many runners as GLRR had five trophy winning performances. Cameron Kirn led the team, winning his AG with a time of 21:28. That ...

Bobby Doyle 5 Miler

The next stop on the USATF-NE Grand Prix circuit was on Sunday at the Bobby Doyle 5 Miler down in Narragansett, RI. We were a bit thin and it showed. Ladies Masters (Trish Bourne, Bethany Knoettner & Nancy Dorn) were 3rd. Men’s Vets Ken Goodin, Chip Mann & Glenn Stewart) were 1st. Other teams: Men’s ...

Paige headed for Jacksonville

GLRR speedster Makayla Paige qualified for the USATF Junior Olympic Nationals with her third place performance in the 800m on Sunday.  Her 2:29 was an 8 second PR and advances her to the meet in Jacksonville starting July 27th.  As a whole the GLRR youth team collected 16 PRs on a very hot weekend in ...