Tag Archives: Heartbreak Hill Running Company

Heartbreakers for the WIN! RW Half & Festival Recap

Runners flocked to the area to race in the fabled hills of the Boston Marathon course for the first ever Runner’s World Heartbreak Hill Half & Festival . We were glad to have them as it turned out to be a banner weekend … Continue reading

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Dad SPEED – Running Sessions for Father’s Day

What’s the one thing that every Dad REALLY wants for Father’s Day? Another tie? New socks? No. He wants the gift of SPEED! This Father’s Day, SEAC & HHRC are offering a package of three coaching sessions: “UP!”, “AROUND!”, “STRONG!” … Continue reading

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Bill Visits Healthy Kids Day 2014 – Most Rejoice, Some Weep

This past Saturday, Heartbreak Bill took a break from cheering on runners to visit the West Suburban YMCA for Healthy Kids Day. Children of various ages spent the afternoon learning about food allergies, exercise and healthy eating – and Bill … Continue reading

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Ironman Lake Placid Preview | Q&A with Nate Buttrick

Shop owner, Dan Fitzgerald, sat down with Nate Buttrick, professional triathlete for SEAC & Craft of Sweden, to talk about how he’s feeling heading into his professional debut at the full iron distance at the Ironman Lake Placid. Dan Fitzgerald: Your … Continue reading

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Product Spotlight: The Orb | From “Oops” to “Aaahhh”

A couple of months ago, our buyer, Brielle Chabot, opened an order from Pro-Tec expecting to find foam rollers.  Instead, we were surprised to find a box full of small blue spheres. “We didn’t order these, did we?” I asked … Continue reading

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Firehouse Team Challenge 6/15/2013

On Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at 10:00AM runners reported to the first ever Firehouse Team Challenge at Heartbreak Hill Running Company! Runners could choose to run as a team of 4 (2 men, 2 women) or as individuals. We had … Continue reading

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Lessons From A First Time Marathoner

One of the beauties of running is the fact that we all share the experience of getting to the finish line over the same distance and course no matter how fast we go. Whether one runs the marathon in just … Continue reading

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Local Fan Goes Bananas for Heartbreak Hill Runners & Walkers

Heartbreak Hill, MA - Runners who come out to test themselves along the Boston Marathon course in Newton have recently found a little extra motivation for the hills ahead, courtesy of an unexpected cheerleader. Meet Heartbreak Bill: a friendly gorilla who … Continue reading

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For Here All Are One

The Boston Marathon has always been a symbol for the courage, unity and passion of the human person. The bombings at the finish line only made that truth more apparent. Thousands lined up in Hopkinton determined to overcome all challenges, … Continue reading

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Marathon Happenings Around SEAC + HHRC

It’s here! The 117th running of Boston Marathon is tomorrow! The forecast looks great! It’s time to get off your legs, hydrate, meditate, and get ready for the run of your life! The staff here at Heartbreak Hill Running Company & … Continue reading

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