Upcoming Races (Click For More)
10-01-2023 8th Fall Classic 5K at Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA10-08-2023 Mayflower Wind Cape Cod Marathon Falmouth MA10-08-2023 Wayland XC Festival10-21-2023 Weston Police Relief Association 5K10-29-2023 Canton Fall Classic11-05-2023 USATF New England XC Championship11-12-2023 BAA 1/2 Marathon11-19-2023 Norwood Turkey Trot 4 Miler
Happy Birthday Coach Harvey!
2023-08-31 - A great time at Lewis celebrating Harveys big 70th birthday! A great surprise after the workout at Lewis. Happy Birthday Harvey!!
Great Fun At The 1st Annual Canswego 5k Festival
2023-07-30 - It was a fun day at Chris Wargo’s beautiful home in Amherst NH! The day began with a 5k race on a course designed (and won by) Chris Canning. We cooled off and had fun in the pool followed by delicious food and beverages and beer pong! Thank you to our host Chris Wargo and his many helpers. A great time was had by all!
HFC Strong Turnout At Dedham Rally 4 Sally
2023-07-04 - Great racing at the Rally 4 Sally 4th of July race in Dedham! About 30 striders total including our course support. TJ 3rd, DiTocco 5th, Holmes 6th, Sean 8th, Canning 9th, Cak 11th, plus Sophie 1st female, and Christina Sweeney, Lee Peterson and Lauren F. Placing in their age groups!
HFC Strong 2nd At The SRR Marathon Relay
2023-06-03 - Some last minute substitutions and blustery wind couldn’t keep us down today. Solid second place finish at the SRR 26x 1 Mile Relay this morning. Special shout-out to DiTocco, Kat (@kat_vicino), and Hallie (@hta314) for stepping up less than a week after racing half marathons. Huge thanks to @somervilleroadrunners for hosting one of our favorite events of the year.
HFC at Evans Run 5K
2023-05-21 - Great weather and great HFC crew at Evans Run 5k for NER Pub Series #3. Great effort by TJ placing 3rd with former strider Nick Green getting the win. Great close 1st&2nd by Nikki and Emily! Some good PRs for many people!
Sea of HFC Green at Emmas Run
2023-05-07 - Today we are grateful more than ever for all of the incredible people that make up this club. Here is to another successful Emmas Run put on by the Greenspans🍎💚
HFC At The Ramble
2023-04-30 - Great racing by the Striders at the James Joyce Ramble!
TJ places 5th overall master and Christina Campbell 7th overall female master!
The womens 40+ team with Chrstina and help from Eileen and Lee Peterson who both dropped down an age group placed 2nd place!
The mens 40+ with TJ and Jason Cak(55+) and Brian McCarthy placed 2nd!
Mens 50+were 10th, but the 60+ team with Bob McCormack, Chris Kelly and Jimmy Fallon scored 3rd place! Way to go HFC!
HFC Corner 2023
2023-04-19 - Great turnout at HFC Corner despite some occasional rain. Great food, great company and great cheering and support of the marathoners!
2022 HFC Carol Run
2022-12-22 - After a two year hiatus, 22 HFC Carolers made spirits bright, on the streets of Boston last night, singing, laughing and dashing all the way.
See the great highlights by Paul Muldoon on the discussion board.
The HFC Carol Run spanned the generations of the club. It was just a great night. I hope all my elves got home safely. To the entire HFC Membership:
Merry Christmas, Hannukah, Kwanza, and Festivus!!
HFC 50th Anniversary Gala
2022-12-03 - Great time celebrating the HFC Striders 50th anniversary! Great people and great stories from the past and present. Here is to next 50 years for HFC!
HFC At USATF-NE XC Championship
2022-11-06 - HFC had a great turnout and fielded teams for open men, masters men, and women teams. 3rd place open and masters womens team, 11th place open mens team, 2nd place masters mens, 3rd place mens seniors, and 2nd place veterans team. Great racing by everyone!
HFC And The Wayland XC Festival
2022-10-11 - Competition and Community - thats what both HFC and the Wayland XC Festival are about. A fantastic day to welcome over 600 youth and adult runners to our course. Thanks to all of our volunteers and athletes for making our races happen.
HFC At Brown Bear XC
2022-10-02 - HFC Men and Women teams competed and placed in the Brown Bear XC Meet. Team results TBA.
HFC Off To Great Start at USATF-NE XC
2022-09-11 - Fantastic start to the USATF-NE XC GP this morning at Great Brook Park! Congrats to our Open Women and 40+ Men and Womens Teams on their victories this morning. More team results TBA.
HFC In The Money At BHZ 5k!
2022-08-28 - Great turnout by HFC at BHZ Pub Series race with many people finishing in the money for their age groups including Sean K(7th/3rd), Mike Daniels((10th/1st)), Brian McCarthy(13th/3rd)) Christina Campbell(2nd), Nicky(4th/1st), Erin(5th/1st), Lilly (7th/2nd), Lee Peterson(8th), Meg Jacobs(3rd). Good HFC turnout for runners and volunteers. 454 overall finishers!
Great Turnout For HFC at Bobby Doyle Classic
2022-08-15 - HFC had a great day at the Bobby Doyle Classic 5 Miler and brought full teams in almost all age groups. The mens team was led by Chris Garvin in 26:23 and the women by Lauren Tarvin in 30:38. Official results have not yet been posted but early results show our male masters and seniors winning and our female masters and seniors both finishing second. Male 60+ finished 4th.
Both of our open teams were supported by masters or seniors - the men's open was 6th with 3 masters scoring and the women's open was 3d supported by a master and a senior scoring.
HFC Women Sweep at Rally 4 Sally
2022-07-04 - Great day for HFC with Sophie, Lily, Christina Sweeney, and Lee Peterson sweeping the top 4 in the womens race! Great day for the men too with many placing including Mike DiTocco 3rd overall, Jason Cakouros 4th(1st 50-59), Chris Canning 6th (2nd 30-39), Rob Sheehan 2nd 19-29,T-Vo 3rd 40-49, Paul Corcoran 2nd 60+. Congratulations also to Christina Campbell on her 1st place female at the Hingham 4th of July Race, and Sean Kineavy 2nd overall at the Norwood Firecracker 5k! Click here for race results
HFC Team 2nd At SRR 26x1 Mile Relay
2022-06-26 - HFC came out in force at one of our favorite team events at the SRR 26x1 mile relay, placing 2nd in a time of 2:25:02.4.
First place Cambridge Running Club was first in 2:22:31 with a much younger team. It was a great, well organized event with many striders running and cheering the runners. Great performances by everyone! The 13 men averaged just over 5:05 per mile, and the 13 women averaged just under 6:00 per mile.
SRR Relay Race Photos
2022-06-25 - Photos courtesy of the 26x1 Mile Club Challenge Relay Photo Album created by Aaron Doucett.
HFC Supports The Greenspan Family at Emmas Run
2022-05-02 - A fantastic race by a fantastic family for a fantastic cause! HFC had a great turnout to support the Greenspan family at Emmas Run. Big sea of green on the course! Great first place for Nick and Christina Campbell too. Congratulations to Adam and his family, friends, and volunteers who put on a great race and for including all of us in remembrance of Emma Greenspan.
HFC Big Day At The James Joyce
2022-04-27 - HFC had a big turnout at the masters USATF race with top 10 placings by Chris Garvin(5th) and Christina Campbell(8th). Awesome running in the open race by Nick Green (6th) and Sophie (2nd). More club records fall with Bob McCormack crushing the 10k veteran club record and Sophie the womens open record. Great racing by everyone and great cheering along the course.
Congratulations Boston Marathoners!
2022-04-20 - Great performances by our HFC marathon team at Boston! 12 Striders competed this year and many more cheering on the course and HFC Corner. One huge PR and HFC club record for Lauren Tarvin! Congratulations everyone!
HFC Corner 10th Edition!!
2022-04-15 - "HFC Corner has made it to its first serious milestone, serendipitously and easily divisible by HFCs major MAJOR Milestone! While it is a short turnaround from the 9th ed. of the Corner to the 10th, lets ratchet up the energy a notch this year as we sync back to our regular April meeting time a few hundred yards past the Newton Fire station. For the 10th year in a row we will claim our territory on Comm Ave, cheer on our squad and others who begin their speedy march towards Heartbreak, the Citgo sign and running glory at the finish line." Setup begins at 7:30am and people are encourage to get there by 10:30am. See the discussion page for a planned early run as well as the Google List to plan what foods to bring. See everyone there and good luck to the marathoners!
HFC Impressive Racing in New Bedford Half!
2022-04-13 - Impressive results for HFC at USATF #1 at the New Bedford Half. 18 striders toed the line with many great success stories! Mens open team 13/28, women open 8/22, women masters 5/19, women seniors 4/16. Great 5:30 PR and new club record for Lauren Tarvin in 1:22:57, 1:07 PR for Tim Gavin in 1:15:07, and an impressive 4th fastest half for Steve Curley in 1:11:55. Awesome job everyone!
Great XC Racing For HFC At USATF-NE XC Championship!
2021-11-07 - HFC had a great XC day with one of its largest XC teams, with 15 women and 25 men competing, plus many more spectating and volunteering.
The womens team placed 5th Open, 3rd W40, and 3rd W50.
The mens open team placed 9th, the men's masters team placed 2nd, M50+ 3rd, M60+ 2nd.
Congratulations on a great race and great overall XC season!
Wednesday Night Track Workouts
At Xaverian High School at 6:00pm and run a coached track workout. All are invited to run.
4 Wow Moments!
2023-04-17 - Congratulations to this marathon crew that had great races at the Cheap Marathon in Derry NH! 4th place Mike DiTocco 2:39:05 PR, 5th place Luke Devin 2:42:54, 6th place Tim Gavin 2.43:14 PR, 8th place Eddy Katz 2:46:08.
Lauren Tarvin 1st HFC Woman to Run Sub 3 at Houston!
2023-01-16 - Breaking news out of Houston: Lauren Tarvin CRUSHED her own club record and PR to run 2:57:35. This makes her the first HFC woman to break 3 hours in the marathon and the official HFC Marathon Queen 👑
Nikki Wins the Paddys Pub Road Race
2022-10-21 - Big win for Nikki Nelson at Paddys Pub Shillelagh Shuffle 3 miler! 1st female in a time of 17:50 with Hallie 8 seconds back. She is 4 seconds off the HFC club record held by Meaghan Scaerbo set in 2005 at the same race. She joins a small distinguished group of winners from HFC including Christina Campbell, TJ, Lee, Jason Cakouros, and possibly Meaghan Scaerbo. Awesome racing!! Congratulations!
Mike Daniels Top Master At the Hartford Marathon
2022-10-20 - Congratulations to Mike Daniels who is the 1st place master at the Harford Marathon in a time of 2:41:52!
Congratulations Lauren For Marathon HFC Record
2022-04-22 - Congratulations to Lauren Tarvin on her marathon PR and new HFC Club record at the 2022 Boston Marathon! Lauren raced hard and struggled in the later stages of the race and still came close to sub-3 with a 3:00:44 and breaks the club record by almost 2 minutes! Go Lauren!
Congratulations Lauren for huge half marathon PR at New Bedford!
2022-04-06 - Congratulations to Lauren Tarvin for setting a 5 1/2 minute PR at the New Bedford Half and shattering the HFC club record by 2:30! She ran 1:22:57 and placed 13th female overall. Awesome job! More to come at the Boston Marathon!!
Congratulations to Bob McCormack scoring 2 Gold Medals at USATF Indoor Championship at NYC
2022-03-22 - Bob McCormack runs a super fast 2:16.6 for the GOLD Medal 60-64 800 Meters (Split 35-34-33-32).
Bob then runs an incredible 4:55.8 for the GOLD Medal 60-64 Mile. He was second in the heat to the Swedish World Record Holder. Bob's time is the 3rd fastest indoors and the 3rd fastest male. This is a big deal! Congratulations Bob!
TJ finishes indoor season with gold at USATF Masters Indoor Championships
2022-03-22 - TJ hit gold at the championship weekend at the USATF Masters Indoor Championships at the Armory in NYC. He ran 9:01.0 for the GOLD Medal in the 40-44 3000, running 63.2 in the last 400 with a come from behind win in a kick!
He also ran the mile in 4:28.8 for 4th 40-44. And he also ran 2:03.4 for the Silver Medal 40-44 800. Congratulations!
Erin Brown NER Athlete Of The Month!
2021-11-13 - Congratulations to Erin for a being selected New England Runner Athlete of the Month! Lots of great achievements in 2021 from her masters win at Bobby Doyle and Lone Gull, F40 record at BHZ, female winner at Liam Maguires, and a 10th overall at the USATF Masters XC 5k Championship!