Tri-Valley Front Runners




TVFR on the Run


Third Annual Dam Cure Run - Saturday, October 10.  This 4-mile trail run benefits the Faustman Lab - Cure Diabetes Now FundRegistration is now open. More info.

August Race Results - Updated August 30 with the Naples Causeway 5K; August 29 with the Cape Cod Canal 10K and the End of Summer Classic; August 28 with the Woodland Trail Series and Hodges Hoedown Half Marathon; August 27 with the Lynn Woods 10 Mile Relay and the Jamie Fund 5K; August 22 with the Hodges Hoedown 10K; August 17 with the Anchor Down Ultra; August 13 with the Bobby Doyle 5 Mile; August 9 with the Dole 3-Miler; August 8 with the Craft Brew 5K; August 2 with the Triple Threat Half Marathon and the Campton Community Spirit 3.4M.

September TVFR Grand Prix Races - Canal Diggers 5K on September 12 and Larry Olsen 10K on September 26.

Larry Olsen 10K, September 26 - Volunteers Needed - Please sign up if you can help.

Sunday Morning Rail Trail Runs - Next run September 6 from the Milford start, 9:00 AM.  Sign up!

Monday Night Group Runs - Next run September 7 at Hopedale Pond, 6:15 PM. Sign up and directions.

Tuesday Evening Rail Trail Runs - Next run September 8 at 7:00 PM from the Holliston location.  More info and sign up.

Wednesday Night Track Workouts - Next session September 9 at 6:00 PM at Bellingham High School.  Sign up and infoResults and schedule for next workout.

Race Calendar - Have you checked our race calendar lately?  We have numerous listings of local races that may be of interest to TVFR racers.  Recent additions include the Paws-and-Claws 5K in Hopkinton on October 18; the Bellingham Music 5K on October 18; the Wayside 5K4kids in Framingham on October 24 (FREE registration for groups of 5 or more); the TDD Triathlon in Douglas on September 19; the Franklin 5K on September 13; and the Celebrate Pink 5K in Portsmouth, NH on September 13.

TVFR Grand Prix Results - Standings for men and women have been updated through the August 22 Hodges Hoedown 10K.

Larry Olsen's Masters Racing History Larry was recently inducted into the USATF Masters Hall of Fame.  Chris Kivior has obtained a record of Larry's known Masters times, which include three age-group American records.  Check it out here.  Very impressive!

Larry Olsen 10K, September 26 - Registration is now open.  Note that the race will be held in September this year with a new start time of 10:00 am.  More info.

2015-2016 TVFR Grand Prix Schedule - The season will start with the Dam Cure Run and the LeClaire/Vacca 5K trail race in October.

Race Volunteers - Thanks to all TVFR members who helped out in 2014!  See the list, as well as the schedule of volunteer opportunities for 2015.

2015 MRA Race Series - Trail races, triathlons, duathlons and more!  Complete list here or check out the TVFR race calendar.

TVFR Shirts and Singlets - Club members, do you own a TVFR shirt or singlet with which to display your club pride?  Or maybe you're still wearing an old maroon or purple shirt?  In either case, now might be a good time to consider the purchase of a new shirt.  Check out the current design here.



The Tri-Valley Front Runners (TVFR) is a 30-year-old running club representing and welcoming male and female runners of all ages and abilities from many eastern and central Massachusetts towns.  Members determine their level of commitment to running and choose from many training and social opportunities to achieve it. TVFR organizes and participates in an array of running events, from local road races (5k to the marathon), fun runs, trail runs, track work outs, group training runs, and more.  We invite you to take a look around our website. We're sure that you will find something for you. Whatever your reason for running, TVFR has the match for you.

TVFR meets on the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m.  Minutes available here.  These meetings are open to all members.  The next meeting is:

Monthly Meeting September 3, 2015 - PINZ in Milford

The annual dues are $15.00 per year for an individual and $20.00 per year for a family. There are two ways to register your individual or family club membership.  For information regarding membership, you may go to our membership page and print out a form to mail to the TVFR, or register online.   If you have any questions feel free to contact us by email.


Communities and Club Officers

Representing the Massachusetts towns of Bellingham, Blackstone, Boston, Charlestown, Douglas, Dover, Enfield, Foxboro, Framingham, Franklin, Grafton, Holliston, Hopedale, Hopkinton, Marlborough, Medway, Mendon, Milford, Millis, Millville, Natick, Norfolk, North Grafton, North Uxbridge, Northbridge, Oxford, Pepperell, Plainville, Raynham, Shrewsbury, South Grafton, South Upton, Sutton, Townsend, Upton, Uxbridge, Webster, Westborough, Whitinsville, Wilbraham and Worcester, as well as Bar Harbor, ME; Cumberland, RI; Cumming, GA; Harrisville, RI; Lincoln, RI; Sarasota, FL; and West Hartford, CT.

President - Dan Davin
Vice President - Chris Kivior
Treasurer - Mike Nixon
Secretary - Jill Duhaime
Membership - Danny Finch
Race Timing Captain - Gary Atlas
Photographs - Ted Tyler
Website - Rawson Chaplin
Grand Prix Director - Jackie Kelley
Uniform Coordinator - Kristen Legendre
Facebook Page - Sarah Parks


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