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Aetna Signs On as Title Sponsor of the Falmouth Mile

Elite Mile to Return as a Highlight of New Balance Falmouth Road Race Weekend  Falmouth, MA, May 11, 2016— Aetna, the Hartford, Conn.-based health care company, will become the title sponsor of the elite Falmouth Mile, race organizers announced today. The Aetna Falmouth Mile, with a prize

Registration for New Balance Falmouth Road Race Opens on May 1

Falmouth, MA, April 25, 2016 — It’s a welcome sign of spring: Registration for the 44th annual New Balance Falmouth Road Race, set for August 21, 2016, will open this Sunday, May 1.  Online registration will be available first for Falmouth residents and residential taxpayers, from May 1 at

Age-Group Winners Feted by New Balance Falmouth Road Race at Reception

FALMOUTH, MA (September 29, 2015)—Dozens of top age-group runners, from 13 to 80 years old, were celebrated Tuesday night at the third-annual New Balance Falmouth Road Race Awards and Recognition Reception, held at the Coonamessett Inn. Capping off the evening, Thomas Giardino and Liz Lawton were

Stephen Sambu, Diane Nukuri Win New Balance Falmouth Road Race

FALMOUTH, MA (August 16, 2015)—In a doubly thrilling finish, Stephen Sambu of Kenya not only  outsprinted countrymen Micah Kogo and Leonard Korir to defend his New Balance Falmouth Road Race  title, but also beat the clock in the inaugural edition of “The Countdown” by three seconds over

Frank Shorter to Mark 40th Anniversary of First Falmouth Victory

FALMOUTH, MA (August 13, 2015)—Frank Shorter, the 1972 Olympic Gold Medalist who came to Falmouth in 1975 and helped propel what is now the New Balance Falmouth Road Race to national prominence, will return this weekend to mark the 40th anniversary of that first victory here, race organizers

Fields Set for Tommy Cochary High School Mile on August 15

FALMOUTH, MA (August 10, 2015)—Twenty high school athletes from throughout Massachusetts will compete in the Tommy Cochary High School Mile on Saturday, August 15, in conjunction with the New Balance Falmouth Road Race the next day, race organizers have announced. Starting at 5 PM at the James

Spaulding, New Balance Falmouth Road Race Renew Partnership

  FALMOUTH, MA (July 22, 2015)—Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Cape Cod (SCC) , the only facility on Cape Cod offering hospital-level rehabilitative care, has renewed its commitment as Official Sponsor of the wheelchair division of the New Balance Falmouth Road Race at least through 2017,

New Balance Falmouth Road Race to Introduce “The Countdown”

FALMOUTH, MA (July 16, 2015)—In a move to add an element of competition between the men’s and women’s elite fields of the New Balance Falmouth Road Race and to offer even-more excitement to  fans, the 43rd annual edition on August 16 will introduce “The Countdown,” organizers announced today, 

The 2015 New Balance Falmouth Road Race Announces the World’s First Online Interactive Virtual Race Day Experience

FALMOUTH, MA. (May 8, 2015) – This year’s New Balance Falmouth Road Race will be making history. For the first time, remote participants from around the world will be able to take part in an interactive race day experience, race officials announced today.   The Falmouth Road Race has partnered

Registration for New Balance Falmouth Road Race Opens on May 1

Falmouth, MA, April 28, 2015—If you’re looking for a sure sign that the long, snowy winter in  Massachusetts is finally over, here it is: Registration for the 43rd annual New Balance Falmouth Road  Race, set for August 16, 2015, will open this Friday, May 1.    Online registration will