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Military Baseball

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Heroes can emerge from most anywhere. Two specific segments of American life have generated many popular heroes: professional baseball and the military. Think of the names that spring forth: Babe Ruth and Satchel Paige were nonpareil baseball players, George Patton and Audie Murphy were soldiers never to be forgotten. Moreover, there are certain heroes who are recognized in both baseball and the military.

2014 Boston Marathon Registration to Begin on September 9 - Field Size Set at 36,000 Official Entrants for 2014 Race

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Registration for the 2014 Boston Marathon will open on Monday, September 9, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. ET. The B.A.A. will use the same process to register qualified runners as it used in the 2012 and 2013 Marathons, allowing the fastest qualifiers to register first.

Registration will be held entirely online at www.baa.org. The qualification window for the 2014 Boston Marathon began last year on September 22, 2012.

Register Now: Baypath’s 4th annual Paws & Claws Run/Walk – Sunday, October 20th!

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The Paws & Claws 5K Run/Walk to benefit Baypath is ON for Sunday, October 20th.

Our USATF-certified course takes you through beautiful Hopkinton State Park during peak foliage season — a breathtaking setting, shared with like-minded folks all there in support of Baypath’s vital work in the community. What could be better?

Our planners are hard at work – we can’t wait to welcome you to our biggest, best outing yet:

B.A.A. Half Marathon Registration is Now Closed

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The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that registration for the 13th B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, has closed after its 7,500 entrant field size limit was reached. The B.A.A. Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2013 and will be the third and final race in the 2013 B.A.A. Distance Medley. Registration opened on Wednesday, July 17 at 10:00 a.m. ET and closed approximately 12 minutes later at 10:12 a.m. ET.

Tonight: The 2013 ESPYS to Honor Team Hoyt with Jimmy V Perseverance Award

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Dick and Rick Hoyt, a father and son team who have been participating in races together for more than 30 years, will be presented the Jimmy V Perseverance Award at The 2013 ESPYS on July 17. Rick, now 51, was born with cerebral palsy and though unable to use his hands or legs he and his 73-year-old father have run in more than 1,000 endurance events—including triathlons and marathons—with Dick pushing his son in a custom-made running chair.

B.A.A. Half Marathon Registration Opens on July 17

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The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that registration for the 13th B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, will begin on Wednesday, July 17 at 10:00 a.m. ET. Registration will be held online at www.baa.org and will be limited to 7,500 entrants. The cost to register is $65 USD. The B.A.A. Half Marathon will begin on Sunday, October 13 at 8:30 a.m. in Boston’s Franklin Park.

One Run for Boston Arrives in Hopkinton

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Runners participating in the One Run for Boston, arrived in Hopkinton on Sunday, June 30 as the first ever non-stop, cross country running relay, which started in Los Angeles on Friday,June 7th, drew to a close as the runners headed for their final destination in Boston.

3rd Annual Friends of Hopkinton Football Golf Outing

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WHEN: Monday, July 1, 2013
TIME: 8:00 AM-Shotgun Start
WHERE: Shining Rock
Cost: $150 per player ($125 if you have graduated HHS within 5 years)
Includes: 18 holes of golf, Cart, Barbecue, Raffle Prizes, Live and Silent Auction, Prizes!

TO RESERVE YOUR FOURSOME OR SPONSOR A HOLE PLEASE CONTACT: Jim Girard: j_girard@yahoo.com or Jill Merloni at
jillmerloni@comcast.net

Download the flyer here:

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Highlights: 10th Annual Timlin 5K Road Race

Watch the HCAM News video for highlights of the 10th Annual Sharon Timlin Memorial 5K Road Race to Cure ALS, complete with scenes from the start and finish and a look at the family fun events following the race.

To see the compete list of results, Click Here.

Lelisa Desisa to Gift Boston Marathon Championship Medal to City of Boston

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John Hancock Financial and the Boston Athletic Association today announced that the 2013 Boston Marathon champion, Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia, will gift his championship medal to the City of Boston, on behalf of all Boston Marathon runners, to honor the victims and families affected by the tragic events of April 15, 2013.

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