We are an all volunteer organization! So we need your help.
You can volunteer to help us by going to our Volunteer Spot page and signing up. We especially need help on race day.
Click to Volunteer Now
All of our volunteers will be invited to a volunteer appreciation party a week or two after […]
We opened registration on March 1st.
Thank you to the 94 marathoners and 18 half marathoners that signed up the first 24 hours!!
Registration for the 2015 Ashworth Awards Baystate Marathon and Half Marathon will open on March 1st.
Running the 2015 marathon will qualify you for the 2017 Boston Marathon and, if our lobbying efforts are successful, for the 2016 Boston Marathon.
Of course you must run a qualifying time in the marathon. Boston qualifying times are […]
Unfortunately our site was hacked about a week ago – and despite backups, we have to rebuild quite a bit of stuff.
All of us here at the Ashworth Awards Baystate Marathon and Half Marathon want to thank you the runners for making this another very successful year.
We hope we have been able to provide you with an affordable and enjoyable running experience – that met your expectations and goals.
Being an all volunteer organization that […]
Traffic into the start/finish area is usually very heavy. Plan to arrive early and leave extra time (30 min) for traffic delays.
We recommend you pick up your number at the Expo (at the Radisson Hotel in Chelmsford). But if you wait until race day – arrive extra early and pick up your number at […]
This is a reminder to everyone – we must freeze our registration lists next Wednesday October 1st. After that time we will not allow transfers nor switches from the Marathon to the Half Marathon.
At that time will be sending our list to the bib printer and to our safety partners. So the numbers allocated […]
Need A Bathroom?
The bane of every marathon race director! The lowly portable toilet (aka port-a-john).
Every year this is at the top of the gripe list and every year we increase the number of toilets. And it’s no different in 2014. We’ve again increased the number of toilets, even though we’re well ahead […]
At this point in the process, we have closed the marathon wait list. Prospects for receiving an entry via the wait list are now unlikely. Those looking for an entry are best advised to monitor and/or solicit a transfer via our Facebook page.
Also, please be aware that on October 1st we must shut down […]
The high level of interest in the Baystate Marathon (thank you runners!) means that we have reached maximum capacity. Registration for the marathon is closed.