Another Ashworth Awards Baystate Marathon and Half Marathon is in the books. On a delightful day more than 2600 of you participated. Congratulations to the 306 marathoners who BQ’d – which was 23% of this year’s finishers. You can see all the results from Yankee Timing right here: Results Join us again next year […]
We will be freezing our on-line lists. You can still register, while spots remain, at the Expo on Friday 6-9 or Saturday 10-6.
Runners – Did you know that you can make changes to your registration online? This option ends Sept. 25th so check it out under the Registration -> Managing Your Registration menu path. You can verify your registration, switch between the marathon and half marathon, and transfer your registration to another person. After Sept. 25th, you […]
There have been quite a few questions about the shuttle service for the hotel guests. This is our first year offering that service – so we are restricting it to just the hotel guests this year. Each hotel guest should receive the schedule at the hotel. If this goes well – and we expect it […]
Hi Gang – last night we sent our registration database to the bib printer. This locks in our database of who is running in the marathon and the half marathon (so you’ll have the appropriate number/color bib, with your custom text). As a consequence we can’t offer transfers at this point. We can accept new […]
Many will recall that last year our pasta dinner was over-run. A survey of pasta dinner users for this year gave a sobering prediction – we’d have to feed more than 1,000 people in two hours. Even large schools, military cafeterias and prison would have a hard time with those numbers. So as much as […]
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. All of our volunteers will be invited to a volunteer appreciation party a week or two after the event at which […]
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 […]
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 […]