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2015 News

Aiello Inspiration Team member Carleen Bell profile - WFSB 9/28/15

Eversource Hartford training tips from Team HMF's Marty Maldonado - WFSB 9/23/15

Reporter training for Eversource Hartford 5K - WFSB 9/15/15

Aiello Inspiration Team member Sharlene Kerelejza profile - Record Journal 9/7/15

Sandy Hook victim's mom takes on Women's Tri - Courant 8/29/15

Aiello Inspiration Team member Kathleen Castillo profile - The Sound 8/26/15

2015 Aiello Inspiration Team Announcement - Marathon Guide 8/13/15

Summer Running Tips - CT Now 7/29/15

Eversource Hartford Marathon selected to USA TODAY Sports Active Alliance - Metro Hartford 7/21/15

Team Alice at Red Dress Run - The Southington Citizen 7/16/15

Red Dress Run - NBC Connecticut 7/11/15

Hartford Marathon Foundation Seeks Nominations for Aiello Inspiration Team - Endurance Sportswire 6/25/15

Aetna Foundation Supports Local Youth Fitness with $25,000 Donation to HMF FitKids in School Program - Hartford Courant 6/17/15

Jane Ryan student gets her wish from Make A Wish Foundation - Trumbull Times 6/4/15

First-Ever Mystic Half Marathon, 10K a Hit - The Westerly Sun 5/31/15

Mystic Half Marathon Goes Smoothly, Boosts Business - The Day 5/31/15

Zablocki Wins Inaugural Mystic Half Marathon - Hartford Courant 5/31/15

Mystic Half Marathon Will Attract Thousands of Runners, Spectators - The Westerly Sun 5/30/15

Police are prepared for Mystic Half Marathon - The Day 5/27/15

HMF Announces Event Rebrand to Eversource Hartford Marathon and Half Marathon - New England Runner 5/14/15

HMF Announces Event Rebrand to Eversource Hartford Marathon and Half Marathon - Hartford Courant 5/14/15

Eversource to Sponsor Hartford Marathon - Fox CT 5/14/15

First CTfastrak 15K Draws 1,000-Plus - New Britain Herald 5/3/15

CTfastrak 15K & Team Relay, Preview - 5/3/15

Runners Invited To Test Busway Track - New Britain Herald 4/28/15

Mystic Road Races Already Sold Out - Westerly Sun 4/23/15

Sanders, Shapiro Repeat Winners, Middletown Half - Hartford Courant 4/12/15

More Than 1,200 Run In Middletown Half Marathon and Legends Run - Middletown Press 4/12/15

Racing From Cancer, Markey Profile - Hartford Courant, 4/11/15

Middletown Half Marathon and Legends, Preview - Middletown Press 4/11/15

Food Drive at Harvard Pilgrim Race - Middletown Press 4/10/15

Legends Run and Half Marathon, Preview - Hartford Courant 4/8/15

15K Race on CTfastrak Busway - NBC CT, 3/27/15

Crafty Runner Wins Max's O'Hartford - Hartford Courant, 3/22/15'Hartford.pdf

Reiner's 5K Win - Hartford Courant, 3/21/15'Niantic.pdf

The Lost Art of Pacing - Runners World, 3/18/15

Matt Anderson - Sports Events, 2/28/15

Mystic Race Organizers Seek Volunteers - The Day, 2/9/15

Katie Edwards Profile - Glastonbury Life, 2/1/15

Triple Half Release - New England Runner, 1/29/15

New England Double - Runner's World, 1/21/15

Mystic Half Marathon Ok'd - The Westerly Sun, 1/9/15

2014 News

Mitten Run Preview - Hartford Courant, 12/3/14

Mitten Run and Frozen Characters -,12/7/14

Characters and Costumes Add To Mitten Run Fun - Press News, 12/7/14

Former Bacon Runner Wins Norwich Winterfest 5K - Norwich Bulletin, 11/29/14

Baseball's Johnny Damon Comes to Hartford - Hartford Courant, 10/23/14

Pelletier Moves Up to Top Spot at Hartford Marathon - Runners World, 10/13/14

Tight Finish in Half Marathon - Hartford Courant, 10/14/14

She Refuses To Let Cancer Stop Her - Hartford Courant, 10/11/14

Matt Pelletier, Erica Jesseman 2014 NU Hartford Marathon Winners - Hartford Courant, 10/11/14

They Love to Run, and So Do the Ones They Love - Hartford Courant, 10/11/14

Pelletier Wins NU Hartford Marathon - WFSB, 10/11/14

Man of Wheels and Willpower - Record Journal, 10/9/14

3,000 Students Participate in Hartford Marathon Fit Kids Road Race - WFSB, 10/7/14

Hartford Marathon Road Closures - WFSB, 10/6/14

Principle Raising money For School Furniture in Half Marathon - West Hartford News, 9/24/14

John Kelley Statue Unveiled in Mystic - Hartford Courant, 9/23/14

Conn. Woman Tops Big Field - The Westerly Sun, 9/14/14

The Gorgeous Surftown Half Marathon Sells Out Again - And 5K Is Still Open - Cool Running, 9/4/14

Manchester 5K To Benefit Parkinson's Research - Courant, 8/28/14

Manchester Road Race Closes Streets Saturday - Journal Inquirer, 8/14/14

Aiello Inspiration Team at NU Hartford Marathon & Half Marathon Unveiled - Cool Running, 8/14/14

Rose Garden Finish for HMF's 5K Red Dress Run - West Hartford News, 7/11/14

Achilles Volunteers Offer Guiding Hand - Hartford Courant, 7/3/14 Volunteer_Courant.pdf

Celebrate Women's Health in Hartford - Connecticut Parent Magazine, July 2014

12th Amica Iron Horse Half Marathon Winners - Valley Press, 6/19/14

The Hartford Marathon Foundations Finds A New Sponsor - Hartford Business Journal, 6/3/14

Amica Iron Horse Offers Various Distances and Activities - Inside Simsbury, June 2014

Amica Iron Horse Going The Distance - Connecticut Parent Magazine, June 2014

Southington Athlete Runs Through Visual Impairment - Record Journal, 5/26/14

Hartford Marathon Foundation Announces Northeast Utilities As Title Sponsor of NU Hartford Marathon and Half Marathon in October - Cool Running, 5/15/14

Northeast Utilities Signs On To Sponsor Hartford Marathon - Hartford Courant, 5/14/14

NU Signs Three-Year Marathon Sponsorship - Hartford Business Journal, 5/14/14

Hartford Marathon New Sponsor - Associated Press, 5/14/14

Hartford Marathon Has Title Sponsor - Hartford Courant, 5/13/14

Hartford Marathon Lands A New Title Sponsor - WFSB, 5/13/14

Detour On The Fly Doesn't Stop Top Runners At Middletown Half Marathon - Hartford Courant, 4/6/14

Big turnout for the first Middletown Half Marathon and Legends 4 Mile - Middletown Press, 4/6/14

Many roads to close Sun. for Middletown half-marathon, road race - Middletown Press, 4/4/14

Man Gets Fit, Dedicates Race to Friend Who Died - Hartford Courant 4/4/14

Women in Business, Christine "Chris" Andrews - Hartford Business Journal, 4/4/14

The Heat is On, Burn Calories for Fuel 5K - Connecticut Parent Magazine, April 2014

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

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

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

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

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