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Age-Group Winners for 2016 Honored by New Balance Falmouth Road Race

Michael Stone, Nancy McGee Win Margaret Bradley Award as Top Finishers from Falmouth       FALMOUTH, MA (September 21, 2016)—Dozens of top age-group runners, from 12 to 85 years old, were celebrated Tuesday night at the fourth-annual

Sambu, Chepkoech Triumph at New Balance Falmouth Road Race

Chepkoech Wins “Countdown” Bonus; Noguiera, Hoang Take Wheelchair Crowns   FALMOUTH (August 21, 2016)—Stephen Sambu, the veteran, knew just what he wanted to do, and did it, while Caroline Chepkoech, the rookie, played it by ear. Despite the difference in approach, the results were identical:

Merber, Mackey Repeat as Aetna Falmouth Mile Champions

Manikas-Hill, Sessa Win Tommy Cochary High School Mile Titles FALMOUTH (August 20, 2016)— Kyle Merber and Katie Mackey both repeated as champions of the Aetna Falmouth Elite Mile on Saturday night, with Merber winning for the second-consecutive time and Mackey becoming the event’s first

Joan Benoit Samuelson to Mark 40th Anniversary of First Falmouth Victory

FALMOUTH, MA (August 18, 2016)—Joan Benoit Samuelson, the 1984 gold medalist in the first-ever women’s Olympic marathon, will be honored at this year’s New Balance Falmouth Road Race on the 40th anniversary of her first win here, organizers have announced. The 44 th running of the race is this

Sambu, Nukuri Return to Defend Titles at New Balance Falmouth Road Race

5,000 “Countdown” Bonus Again Highlights Total Prize Purse of 106,000 FALMOUTH, MA (August 10, 2016)—Defending champions Stephen Sambu of Kenya and Diane Nukuri of Burundi lead deep elite fields for the 44th running of the New Balance Falmouth Road Race on August 21, organizers announced

2012 Olympic Silver Medalist Leo Manzano to Headline Aetna Falmouth Elite Mile

  Will Face Seekonk’s Gregorek; Mackey to Chase Three-peat on New Balance Falmouth Road Race Weekend Falmouth, MA, August 8, 2016—Leo Manzano, who won a silver medal at 1500 meters in the 2012 Olympic Games and has been one of the top milers in the U.S. for a decade, will make his debut in

Special “Bannister” Screening Set for New Balance Falmouth Road Race Expo

Q&A to Feature Athlete Who Ran in Historic 4-Minute Mile and American Record-holder Alan Webb FALMOUTH, MA (August 4, 2016)—To mark the return of the elite mile to Falmouth after a one-year hiatus, “Bannister: Everest on the Track,” will be screened at the New Balance Falmouth Road Race’s Health

Fields Set for Tommy Cochary High School Mile on August 20

MA Athletes Chosen for Speed, Service to Compete on New Balance Falmouth Road Race Weekend   FALMOUTH, MA (August 1, 2016)—Nineteen high school athletes from throughout Massachusetts will compete in the Tommy Cochary High School Mile on Saturday, August 20, in conjunction with the New

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