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2014 News

Half Marathon and Legends Run Planned April 6 in Middletown - Hartford Courant, 3/9/14 _and_legends.pdf

On your mark, get set, go! Middletown hosts 1st half-marathon in April - Middletown Press, 3/7/14

A Run For The Green - Connecticut Parent Magazine, March

On the run: Road races give reason to travel - AAA Horizons, January

Our Mounties Mean Business - Hartford Courant, 1/18/14

Marathon Organizers Not Sweating Attempt To Get New Sponsor - Hartford Courant, 1/11/14

Marathon deserves title sponsor - Hartford Business Journal, 1/7/14

2013 Hartford Marathon Brought in $14 Million: Report -, 1/7/14

Study: Hartford Marathon provided larger economic boost in '13 - Hartford Courant, 1/6/14

Hartford Marathon Report: $14 Million Value As Sponsor Talks Continue - Hartford Courant, 1/6/14

2014 Press Releases

Hartford Marathon Foundation Brings Running Legends Back to CT

Hartford Marathon Foundation Seeks Dynamic Runners Across the Region for New Ambassador Program

2014 HMF Partners with Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Bringing New Half Marathon Event to Middletown

2013 ING Hartford Marathon Brings Millions of Dollars of Economic Value to Hartford Area

2013 News

West Hartford 'Mitten Run' offers last HMF dash of 2013 - West Hartford News, 12/5/13

5K race joins Norwich Winter Festival events - The Day, 11/25/13

Sandy Hook Run Earns National Award - The Newtown Bee, 11/14/13

Sandy Hook Run Receives Award - Runner's World, 11/12/13

Sandy Hook 5K Receives National Award, Sets World Record -, 11/11/13

Runners plan to hit the pavement despite recent setbacks - Connecticut Post, 10/21/13

Erica Jesseman Wins Hartford Marathon -, 10/15/13

Personal Bests Abound in the 20th Running of Hartford Marathon - Hartford Courant, 10/12/13

Newtown residents running 26 miles for 26 victims -, 10/11/13

Memorializing a teacher, coach and friend - The Day, 10/10/13

For the Love of the Run: Plantsville Woman to Join Hartford Marathon 'Inspiration Team' -, 10/10/13

ING Hartford Marathon: One day till big race - Hartford Courant, 10/11/13

The Hartford Marathon's Great Run - Hartford Courant, 10/9/13

Students "Run For Something Better " At Rentschler Field - Hartford Courant, 10/8/13

More than 600 Participants Expected at Winding Trails Women's Triathlon - 9/16/13

Connecting with Beth Shluger - Seasons Magazine, Autumn profile.pdf

Local runners excel at Surftown - The Westerly Sun, 9/15/13

Girls' Night Out Are All About Endurance - The Hartford Courant , 9/7/13

The Beautiful Surftown Half Marathon and New 5K at Misquamicut State Beach -, September

Are you ready to Tri? -, September

Hartford Sizzles as Bieber, Riverfest Fans Converge on City - Hartford Courant, 7/13/13

Wallingford woman is 4 score & 7, but she's won the 5K battle - Record Journal, 7/6/13

Women Young and Old Gather For Red Dress Run 5K - Hartford Courant, 7/6/13

Annual Red Dress Run For Women To Be Held In Elizabeth Park on Saturday -, 7/4/13

Granby Woman to run first 5K race, inspired by daughter - The Granby News, 7/1/13

The Rentschler Airfield 5K - Connecticut Parent Magazine, July issue

Past and Present Collides at Legends Run - Hartford Courant, 7/1/13

Hartford Marathon Hosts Running Champs Sunday at Wesleyan -, 6/29/13

Connecticut Runners Look To Create Excitement With New 4-Mile Legends Run at Wesleyan University - Hartford Courant, 6/16/13

The First Legends Run, a Four Miler with Heroes in Beautiful Middletown, Connecticut -, 6/13/13

Heat Race: Keenan wins Iron Horse Half Marathon amid high temps - Valley Press, 6/7/13

Crossing the finish line - Glastonbury Life, June

U.S. Champions Appearing at Legends Run -, 5/27/13

What savvy runners will be talking about this weekend... - Runner's World, 5/24/13

Bill Rodgers, Amby Burfoot will return to Wesleyan for Legends Run on June 30 - The Middletown Press, 5/21/13

Shamrock Duathlon Sunday - The Glastonbury Citizen, 5/16/13

Race to End Violence to include Boston Marathon participants - New Britain Herald, 4/19/13

Go for a Spring Run in Glastonbury - Connecticut Parent Magazine, April

The ING Hartford Marathon and Related Events - 20 Years, and the Best Keeps Getting Better -, April

Sandy Hook Race Raises $420,000 -, 3/28/13

Triumph Over Tragedy: First Sandy Hook Run Draws Thousands - Hartford Courant, 3/23/13

Runners will take to the streets to help Newtown - USA Today, 3/22/13

11 Chances to Chase a Boston Qualifier This Year -, 3/25/13

The Luck O' the Irish is with you in Hartford - Connecticut Parent Magazine, March

O'Man: Trade that pub crawl for a 5K! - ManUp Campaign, 2/28/13

Ready to Run - Putnam Villager, 2/28/13

Marathon Fee Deal is A Good One for Hartford -, 1/11/13

2013 Press Releases

Hartford Marathon Foundation Celebrates 20th Running of the ING Hartford Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K on October 12th

ING Hartford Marathon Selects 2013 Aiello Elite Inspiration Team

Hartford Marathon Foundation Hosts Running Champions at Inaugural Event

Hartford Marathon Foundation Partners with Connecticut-based Aspaeris

Hartford Marathon Foundation Recognizes Inspirational Athletes

Hartford Marathon Foundation and Olde Burnside Brewing Company Continue Parternership to Host Ten Penny Ale Shamrock Duathlon in Glastonbury

Hartford Marathon Foundation, City of Hartford Support Boston Running Community

Sandy Hook Run for the Families Moves to Connecticut’s Capital City

2012 News

Pictures: The Blue Back Mitten Run 5K -, 12/3/12

Mitten Run 5K Attracts More Than 2,000 Runners -, 12/2/12

Blue Back Mitten Run draws thousands to West Hartford for annual 5K race - West Hartford News, 12/3/12

Mitten Run Will Take Place Sunday In West Hartford Center -, 11/29/12

Blue Back Mitten Run Scheduled For Sunday -, 11/27/12

Pictures: Veteran's Day Freedom Run 5K -, 11/11/12

Endale, Dionne win Hartford Marathon - The Daily Campus, 10/17/12

McDonnell cracks top 25 in Hartford Marathon - Journal Inquirer, 10/15/12

Runners Take Many Different And Inspirational Paths - Hartford Courant, 10/14/12

Endale, Dionne win ING Hartford Marathon - Hartford Courant, 10/13/12

East Hartford Middle School students run in Marathon - Reminder News, East Hartford edit., 10/12/12

Hartford Marathon races to draw thousands, cause road closures - West Hartford News, 10/12/12

Scranton's Steamtown Marathon a surprisingly pleasant race - New London Day, 10/12/12 SteamtownMarathon.pdf

South Windsor 8th Graders to Cross Finish Line in Run for Something Better Day -, 10/12/12

ING Half Marathoners Will Run Through West Hartford Saturday -, 10/12/12

Marathon Day for Businesses, Visitors in Hartford Saturday - Hartford Courant, 10/12/12

Timothy Edwards students participate in ING Run For Something Better program - Reminder News, South Windsor edit., 10/12/12

New Milford Liver Transplant Survivor Gives Back Via ING Hartford Marathon - Litchfield County Times, 10/11/12

ING Hartford Marathon Draws Runners From All Walks Of Life - Hartford Courant, 10/11/12

SW, EH schools will be running for their health - Journal Inquirer, 10/11/12

City Woman Battling Breast Cancer to Run Hartford Marathon -, 10/9/12

Southbury Boy Will Inspire Hartford Marathoners - Republican American, 10/8/12

Go, Steve Anastasio, go at ING Hartford Marathon - The Register Citizen & Middletown Press, 10/6/12

Meet Me at the Hartford Club - New England Runner, September/October

Best Race-Day Medals -, October

Ready For Fall Fun? It Is So Ready For You Hartford! - Hartford Courant, 9/27/12

Mass. man takes Surftown - Westerly Sun, 9/17/12

The Surftown Half Marathon has already become a big hit - New London Day, 9/14/12

Surftown race takes place Sunday - Westerly Sun, 9/12/12

Women's Triathlon at Winding Trails - Connecticut Parent Magazine, September

Runners on their marks for Old Wethersfield 5K & 10K - Wethersfield Post, 8/23/12

Old Wethersfield 5K and 10K Race - ESNAP Sport, 8/26/12

6 Running Series to Race this Summer -, July

Ocean Beach to host Amica 19.7 triathlon on Sunday - New London Day, 7/11/12

Health Concerns Inspire Runners - Hartford Courant, 7/7/12

Summer Solstice Trail Run Held at Gay City State Park - Reminder News, 6/19/12

Families That Run Together Get Fit Together - CT Parent, June 2012

No Sweat:  Fuller Sets Course Record in Amica Iron Horse Half Marathon - Valley Press, 6/7/12

Hartford Marathon Foundation Race This Weekend - Glastonbury Citizen, 5/17/12

Youth_Running_Races -, 5/3/12

Making her passion her business - Hartford Business Journal, 4/9/12

Hartford Marathon Foundation's FitKids program - Mama Loves Her Bargains, 4/5/12

Glastonbury Parks and Recreation, Foundation Offering Training For Track Meet - Hartford Courant, 4/3/12

ING, Hartford Marathon running partners thru 2013 - Hartford Business Journal, 3/26/2012

Annual O'Hartford 5K Is Sunday - Hartford Courant, 3/16/2012

Truly a fun run at O'Niantic - The Day, 3/15/2012

Race brings 700 runners to Putnam - Norwich Bulletin, 3/11/2012

Team Conlon will be running for a great cause in October - The Day, 3/9/12

Hartford Marathon Foundation to Hold Open House Sunday -, 3/3/12

O'Boy, O'Girl - A Race For All! - Connecticut Parent Magazine, March 2012

Start Training For A Marathon -, 2/28/12

O'Putnam, Go Bragh, 5K Race - Putnam Town Crier & Northeast Ledger, 2/23/12

Plan For Purple Heart Home in Glastonbury Progressing - The Hartford Courant, 2/7/12

Solomon Too Much, Maine Rookie Rocks Hartford - New England Runner, January/February 2012

2012 Press Releases

Hartford Marathon Foundation Welcomes New Sponsor

Hartford Marathon Foundation Recognizes Inspirational Athletes

Hartford Marathon Foundation and ING Continue Marathon Partnership Through 2013

Hartford Marathon Foundation Welcomes Three New Board Members

2011 News

Hartford Marathon Foundation Featured in the Hartford Business Journal's Giving Guide - Hartford Business Journal, November 2011

Marathon Training - Reminder News, 10/27/11 (2 pages)

Marathon Notebook - Hartford Courant, 10/16/11

Three Inspiring Stories - Hartford Courant, 10/16/11

In First Marathon, She's First - Hartford Courant, 10/16/11 (2 pages)

Truly Inspiring - Hartford Courant, 10/16/11

ING Hartford Marathon - Hartford Courant, 10/16/11

City woman runs for mom - Record-Journal, 10/15/11 (2 pages)

Racing to the rotini - Hartford Courant, 10/15/11

Silent Running? Probably Not As Submarine Crew Members Train For Race - Hartford Courant 10/15/11

And they're off... - Hartford Courant, 10/15/11

A Run On Rooms - Hartford Courant, 10/14/11

Hartford Marathon closes local roads - Journal Inquirer, 10/14/11

Elite Inspiration - Journal Inquirer, 10/14/11 (2 pages)

Miller's success story will be celebrated at Hartford Half Marathon - The Day, 10/14/11

Rhythm on the run for ING Marathon - Hartford Courant, 10/13/11

Entertainment along ING Marathon route - Hartford Courant, 10/10/11

Local runner hopes to inspire others - ReminderNews, 10/6/11

On the Run - Hartford Magazine, October issue (4 pages)

Coming to Hartford - Hartford Magazine, October issue

Runners Up - The Westerly Sun, 9/19/11

Surftown off to quick start - The Westerly Sun, 9/19/11 (2 pages)

Westerly woman has plenty of motivation - The Westerly Sun, 9/19/11

You Go, Girl - The Valley Press, 9/8/11

Higganum's Todd Hedges taking to triathlons with nephew in mind - The Middletown Press, 8/9/11  

Red Dress Run for Women - Connecticut Parent Magazine, July, 2011 

Only the strong survive Ocean Beach Triathlon - The Day, 7/25/11  

Triathlon Comes to Ocean Beach -, 7/21/11  

Half-Marathon comes to Watch Hill - The Day, 6/24/11  

Heart Condition Brings Red Dress Run Into Focus for Simsbury Woman -The Hartford Courant, 7/10/11,0,393033.column 

Red Dress Run for Women -, 7/9/11  

Red Dress Run: Almost 1,000 finishers in women's-only race - The Hartford Courant, 7/9/11 

Summer Solstice Trail Run Starts Off Father's Day - ReminderNews, 6/20/11  

Marathon Training Program Comes to Area - NewtownPatch, 6/20/11

He's Going the Distance, He's Going for Speed - The Rivereast News Bulletin, 6/17/11

Woman with Rheumatoid Arthritis Runs in 5K Race in Hartford - The Granby News, 6/6/11  

Teachers in Training for Iron Horse Race - The Simsbury News, 6/1/11 

Amica Iron Horse Half Marathon June 5 - The Simsbury News, 6/1/11  

Annual Shamrock Duathlon This Sunday - The Glastonbury Citizen, 5/19/11 

The Amica Iron Horse Half Marathon, 10K and 5K: A Little Bit Country in Simsbury, CT - Cool Running, 4/7/11  

Runners Spring into Action at Hartford Marathon Foundation's Open House- West Hartford News, 4/7/11

American School for the Deaf Hosts Open House for Hartford Marathon Foundation - West Hartford News, 3/27/11  

Shluger Receives National Award for Marathon Work - ReminderNews, 3/20/11

O'Hartford 5K - NBC News segment, 3/20/11

2011 Press Releases

Hartford Marathon Foundation Hosts New Race Event in Rhode Island 

Hartford Marathon Foundation and ING Partner Through 2012  

Hartford Marathon Foundation Creates New Elite Inspiration Program 

Hartford Marathon Founder Wins National Award  

Hartford Marathon Foundation Kicks off 2011 Events, Launches New Web Site

2010 News

Quick Study for Manchester Resident - Journal Inquirer, 10/11/10
Journal Inquirer PDF

Wardian Wins 2010 ING Hartford Marathon - Hartford Courant, 10/10/10,0,4039014.story

Wardian Wins 2010 ING Hartford Marathon; Faber Defends Women's Title -, 10/09/10

Hartford Streets and Beyond - Hartford Magazine, 10/01/10
Hartford Magazine Calendar Listing PDF

I'm a fighter: Bill Haubrich has made miracle recovery from rare disease - West Hartford News, 09/08/10

ING Hartford Marathon Earns Recognition From Road Runners Club of America for Second Straight Year -, 09/01/10

ING Hartford Marathon: Half-Marathon Course Switches to West Hartford - "Running Around Connecticut" on, 06/23/10

ING Hartford Marathon Raises $145,000 for Connecticut Children's Medical Center -, 04/19/10

2010 Press Releases

Michael Wardian Wins 2010 ING Hartford Marathon, Jeannette Faber Wins Second Straight Women's Marathon

ING Hartford Marathon Race Events Expand to Include West Hartford

ING Hartford Marathon Raises $145,000 for Connecticut Children's Medical Center

ING Hartford Marathon Earns Recognition from Road Runners Club of America for Second Straight Year