Recent Race Results (Click For More)

DateRunnerRaceDistanceTimePace
2018-04-22George BraunCherry Creek Sneak 5k3.100:20:366:38
2018-04-21Chris CanningEric Loeschner Track & Field Invitational.93200:04:565:17
2018-04-16Mike DiToccoBoston Marathon26.202:50:296:30
2018-04-16Tim GavinBoston Marathon26.202:57:046:45
2018-04-16Brian CroninBoston Marathon 26.202:58:036:47

Upcoming Races (Click For More)


04-28-2018 Ipswich Ale Half Marathon
04-29-2018 James Joyce Ramble 10K
05-06-2018 Liam Maguires Almost 5 Miler
05-20-2018 Espalande 5K
05-28-2018 Christophers Run 5k





HFC Rocks At The Boston Marathon

2018-04-16 - HFC pulled through with strong performances at a rainy and cold Boston Marathon! Great team work started early in the morning with car pools to Hopkinton, warm and dry shelter at Jimmy's friend Keiron's house near the start, great course support from Wargo,Meg and Paul Muldoon in Wellesley and HFC Corner in Newton, and great finish line support in Boston/Park Plaza by Ed and company. The Striders ran great in bad weather with Nicole running a PR at 3:13:11 and leading the women's team and Mike DiTocco running a 6 second PR with a 2:50:29 to lead the men's team. Thank you to everyone involved, especially to Andy, Canning, and Bill Buckley and others for making HFC Corner great, and also the great coaching and workouts by Ed Groden! Results and post race analysis will be posted soon on the discussion board. Race Photos up on HFC Flickr and HFC Facebook.

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HFC At The Frank Nealon 15K

2018-03-31 - HFC had a great turnout at the Frank Nealon 15K with both the men's and women's teams. Those running Boston look ready to go All we need is the same weather on April 16.

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HFC Supported Long Run on the Boston Course

2018-03-24 - The striders had great weather and great support Saturday on the long run on the Boston Marathon course. Great workouts by Lee, Diesel, Justin, Brian Auger, John Sullivan, Dave Conforto, Greg, Eileen and Nichole. Many thanks to Dana, Christine, Mark, and Chris Wargo for organizing. The team is ready for April 16!

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Great Night At The HFC Convention!

2018-01-28 - HFC had a great convention hosted and catered by Chris Wargo and his team of helpers. Thank you Chris! The food was awesome! The event was well run with inspiring speeches by Ed and Harvey, award presentations by Dana and Dan Finkel, and a great raffle run by Paul Muldoon and his helpers. The club had a great turn out with over 60 members and lots of socializing and fun was had by all.

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2018 HFC Convention Club Photo

2017 HFC Christmas Carol Run Kicks off The Holidays!

2017-12-20 - HFC had a great turnout in Boston for the annual HFC Christmas Carol run through the usual pubs and Quincy Market! Over 27 striders including Cory from Chicago and Meredith (Sass) from Seattle.

More photos on the HFC Flickr and HFC facebook.

Philadelphia Road Trip

2017-11-22 - Ed Groden summarizes it best - "Hugely impressive results from Philadelphia, all distances, both days. For the HFC marathon contingent, 7 of 8 for a BQ, most by quite a lot." Marathoners - Curley 2:36:23 PR, Rayner 2:42:55, Forti 3:02:04, Dana 3:13:25, Christine Howe 3:20:24 PR, Daniel Atkinson 3:23:13, Amber 3:33:21, George 3:37:37. 1/2 Marathon - Greg Knott 1:36:29, Lauren Tarvin 1:35:46, Chris Diehl 1:40:10. 8K - Dan Thomas 38:43, Katy Bricceno 40:26, Kerry 1:04:43. Alot of hard training went into this effort. Congratulations everyone!

The marathon group at Philly.

Cross Country 2017

2017-11-05 - HFC has been having a great cross country season and at the USATF-NE Cross Country race we had 32 striders with full open men, master men, women, and master women teams! Lots of photos on HFC facebook and soon on HFC Flickr.

USATF-NE Championships

HFC went on a fun road trip up to The Hills Are Alive 5k XC Race in Stowe VT. The race was challenging but a great time was had by everyone.

The Hills Are Alive 5k

HFC organized a great XC race at Wayland for both the youth and adult XC runners. A little rain did not slow anyone down. Great job HFC!

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Trillium 5k

2017-09-17 - HFC had a great day at the Trillium 5k. Thank you to everyone who volunteered and a huge shout out to Dan Finkel and Pat Sweeney for getting the race from idea to a perfectly executed race day!

HFC At The 26 X 1 Club Marathon Relay

2017-06-11 - Despite heat and last minute roster changes, HFC battled through and took 3rd place in a highly contested race with local running clubs! It was great competition and a great day to be HFC! Results

HFC At James Joyce

2017-04-30 - HFC had a great day at the James Joyce Ramble with a 3rd place seniors team, 8th place masters race and 3 striders in the top 20 in the open race. Results




Wednesday Night Workouts
We meet at Xaverian HS at 6:30pm and run a coached track workout. All are invited to run.

HFC Every Saturday Training Workouts
January to April: Training workouts are held every Saturday @ 9:00am on non-race weekends. Meet at the Willett School in Norwood. All are invited to run. Please check the discussion board for the latest details.

HFC WOW moments!

Nicole PR at The Boston Marathon

2018-04-16 - Big congratulations to Nicole for her big 18 minute PR running 3:13:11 on a cold and rainy Boston Marathon. And this is only her 2nd marathon. Awesome job!

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George Braun is Superman!

2018-03-18 - Incredible races for George this weekend at the USATF Townebank 8k in 31:42 (PR) placing 88th overall and 12th in his age group! The next day he strikes again with a 1:30:43 PR at the Shamrock 1/2 placing 123rd overall and 2nd in his age group! Congratulations!
Race results

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Justin wins the Oceans Run Marathon in a time of 3:00:54

2018-03-04 - Justin wins again at the Oceans Run Marathon in a time of 3:00:54 on his home course in Westerly, RI with his family giving him great course support! He was 2:30 behind 1st place at mile 19 and worked hard to close the gap and drop him. Congratulations!! Click here for race results.

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Kenny Crushes The Tokyo Marathon

2018-02-24 - Congratulations to Kenny on his awesome 2:32:36 at the Tokyo marathon!

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Eileen Runs Great At The Mv20

2018-02-18 - Congratulations To Eileen on another dominant performance at the Martha's Vineyard 20 Miler. 4 minutes on her closest age group finisher and 9th female overall. Way to crush it Eileen!

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Mimi Fallon Making Her Racing Debut In Green

2018-02-04 - Mimi takes 2nd place female at the Bamboozled 5k in her first race in HFC. Congratulations and welcome Mimi!!

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Rachel Wins At Fresh Pond

2018-02-03 - Congratulations to Rachel for her 1st place womens Fresh Pond last week!!

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Steve Curley - A New Marathon PR!

2017-11-18 - Steve ran an awesome marathon in Philadelphia in tough weather and gets a well deserved 1:42 PR and BQ! Congratulations!!

Christine Howe Crushes Her Marathon PR!

2017-11-18 - Christine ran a tough marathon in Philadelphia and earned a huge 19 minute PR and BQ! Congratulations!!

Charles River Running Store
Norwood now has a new running specialty store. Charlotte Walsh is the owner and she offers a full service shoe fitting store that will cater to all types of runners from seasoned core runners to enthusiasts and emerging runners.
679 Washington St Norwood, MA 02062 Phone: 570-447-2571 http://charlesriverrunning.com/


Sports Massage
A good massage will help you recover from your marathon training or indoor track racing. Tom Vossen highly recommends his masseur. Regular sports massage: $45 for 30 minutes, $75 for 60 minutes. He is also trained for myofascial release.

Slawomir "Slawic" Rybak (pronounced Slavick) Chestnut Green 470 Washington St, Unit 31 Norwood, MA 02062 Office: 781-762-6153 Cell: 508-277-9595 rybakmtpt@verizon.net