The event will draw hundreds of individuals from across the Commonwealth. ClimbAmerica! offers climbers the exclusive opportunity to experience Fenway Park like never before and help support the fight against heart disease - America's #1 killer.
Climbers can register to participate at www.climbamerica.org.
The ClimbAmerica! climbathon at Fenway Park begins with check-in and registration at 8 a.m. on June 7, 2014.
The event is open to climbers ages 6 and up.
2. The inaugural Runner’s World Heartbreak Hill Half & Festival is taking place on June 6-8, 2014 in Newton. Runners can register now at www.HHHalf.com. The headquarters of the Festival will be on the grounds of Boston College atop Heartbreak Hill.
All three races, the 5-K, 10-K and Half Marathon, will at points traverse the iconic Boston Marathon course.
The centerpiece of the weekend is the half marathon at 7:30 a.m. on June 8. The 13.1-mile course will take runners through beautiful Newton, MA over some of the most fabled roads in running.
The Festival begins Friday, June 6 with Kids’ Runs at 6 p.m. On Saturday, June 7, the 5-K begins at 7 a.m., and the 10-K starts at 8:30 a.m.