Summer Races Continue

Well attended summer races continue.

A lot of effort has gone into getting the summer races organized. Thank you Rene, race directors, and all involved with this process. There may still be some changes to this schedule due to many things still changing and uncertainties. Please check the website as races get closer. All changes will be post there.

See here for the 2021 Summer Race Schedule.

Entry fees:
$5 non-club member
$3 member (with prize)
free member (no- prize)


July 6, Tuesday, Donnelly’s Tavern Run
A 5 mile run starting at 7:00 pm from Donnelly’s Tavern, 43 Summer Street, Leominster, MA. For more information check our summer schedule or contact the race director, Frank Gorham at fgorham2@yahoo.com.
See results here.

July 13, Tuesday, Doyle Conservation 5K
A trail run through the Doyle Conservation, located at 464 Abbot Ave., Leominster, MA. Race begins at 6:30 pm. For more information check our summer schedule or contact the race director, Rebecca Sullivan at sullivanreb@yahoo.com.
See results here.

July 15, Thursday, Summer 10K *** Pop-up Race ***
A new 10K located at 703 South Rd., Templeton, MA. Race begins at 6:30 pm. See map course here. For more information contact the race directors Jonathan at runningkid47@yahoo.com or Rebecca at sullivanreb@yahoo.com.
See results here.

July 20, Tuesday, NMC Burbank 5M Trail Race
This race begins at 6:30 pm. The trail is located behind the Health Alliance Hospital, 275 Nichols Rd., Fitchburg, MA. For more information check our summer schedule or contact the race director, Karma Tousignant at karmatousignant@gmail.com.

July 22, Thursday, Turbine Tune-up 5K
A 5K road race beginning at 7:00 pm at the Narragansett Regional High School, located at 464 Baldwinville Rd., Templeton, MA. For more information check our summer schedule or contact the race director, Jim Brehio at Brehio131@gmail.com.

July 24, Saturday, Fresh Pond
Fresh pond has started its Saturday runs again. This is a club members only race where you can pick your distance, 2.5 or 5 miles. A run on wide trails around Fresh Pond in Cambridge, MA starting at 10:00 am. To avoid a possible parking ticket for parking on Fresh Pond property, park behind the Cambridge Honda dealership.

July 27, Tuesday, Leominster Knights 5K
Come run this new race. Starting from the Leominster Knights of Columbus at 484 Lancaster St., Leominster, MA. This 5K road race begins at 6:30 pm. For more information check our summer schedule or contact the race director George Higgins at georgemoe@zoho.com.


Weekly Track Workouts at Fitchburg State

There will be no track practice this Thursday, July 15. Track practice will resume next Thursday, July 22, as normal.

Weekly track workouts are being held on Thursdays at 5:30 pm at Fitchburg State. Safe and social distancing practices will be used. For more information contact Coach Jim at srunshope@aol.com.

Save the date — Christmas Party — Dec. 11th

The NMC Christmas party is all set and just awaits you. See the Christmas Party flyer for details. Mark your calendar (Dec. 11th) and RSVP to Deb Fontaine at debfholiday@aol.com by Dec. 1st. Also contact Deb if you have any questions.

See you there!