Tag: History

Meet Pam Tanner!

Pam Tanner has been running the Gobble Gobble each and every year since she first moved here in 2002. Since that time, she has had two children. Brendan who will soon be 7, and soon to be 4 year old

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Dave McGillivray, Boston Strong

As the Race Director for the Boston Marathon, those in the sport of running are likely to be familiar with Dave McGillivray. After the bombing in 2013, becoming Boston Strong became a symbol for this country. The epitome of professionalism

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Why do we have races on Thanksgiving?

Whether you call it a Gobble, Turkey Trot, or Thanksgiving Day race, it is a tradition that goes back a long ways. According to Wikipedia, the Buffalo, New York Turkey Trot race, established in 1896, is the oldest continually running

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