Sherpa John and The Run Across New Hampshire


I posted a story a few weeks ago about a NH ultrarunner, Sherpa John (check out his blog here), who was planning to run his second annual Run Across New Hampshire from the westernmost point of the state at the VT border near Brattleboro to the easternmost point in Odiorne State Park in Rye (on […]

Running Across New Hampshire: "Sherpa" John Lacroix to Raise Funds for the Seacoast Science Center


I was recently contacted by a representative from the Seacoast Science Center in Rye, New Hampshire with a request to post information about a charity run that is being done to raise money for the organization.  As a scientist myself, and having visited the SSC on several occasions with my kids, I can vouch for […]

Run the 2009 NYC Half-Marathon for the Fresh Air Fund


I received an e-mail from a representative of the Fresh Air Fund asking me to post the below opportunity to run the NYC Half-Marathon on August 16th as a Fresh-Air Fund-Racer – sounds like a great cause! Below is the text of the annoouncement: “The Fresh Air Fund is looking for runners and sponsors to […]

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