Mother’s Day Races - New England

Gear Up for Mother’s Day Races in New England with Blue Sky Runners!

Hey there, Blue Sky Runners community! Can you feel that buzz in the air? It’s the excitement of Mother’s Day approaching, and what better way to celebrate Mom than with a heart-pumping, spirit-lifting race in beautiful New England? Lace up those running shoes, grab your mom, or rally your running squad, because we’ve got the lowdown on the hottest Mother’s Day races happening across the region.

Run Like a Mother | Ridgefield, CT
Date: May 12

First up, we have the iconic "Run Like a Mother" event in Ridgefield, CT. This race isn’t just about crossing the finish line; it’s about celebrating the strength, resilience, and sheer awesomeness of moms everywhere. Whether you’re tackling the 5K or striding out for the 1-mile kids’ run, it’s guaranteed to be a day filled with sweat, smiles, and plenty of high-fives.

WMass Mother's Day Half Marathon | Whately, MA
Date: May 12

Next on the agenda, we’re heading over to Whately, MA, for the WMass Mother's Day Half Marathon. Picture this: lush green countryside, cheering spectators, and a course that’ll challenge and inspire you every step of the way. Whether you’re aiming for a personal best or simply soaking up the scenery, this half marathon promises an unforgettable Mother’s Day experience.

Portland Sea Dogs Mother's Day 5K | Portland, ME
Date: May 12

Calling all Maine runners! Make your Mother’s Day one to remember with the Portland Sea Dogs Mother's Day 5K. With the vibrant energy of downtown Portland as your backdrop and the sea breeze in your hair, this 5K offers the perfect blend of coastal charm and racing adrenaline. Plus, who can resist the allure of a post-race celebration at the iconic Hadlock Field?

Moms on the Run 5K | Dover, NH
Date: May 12

Attention, New Hampshire moms and their cheering squads! It’s time to hit the pavement for the Moms on the Run 5K in Dover, NH. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or a first-timer, this event is all about coming together as a community to celebrate the incredible strength and spirit of moms. Bonus points for the festive atmosphere and the heartwarming camaraderie that’ll have you crossing the finish line with a smile on your face.

Vermont Sun Half Marathon 5K & 10K | Salisbury, VT

Location: Salisbury, VT
Date: May 12

Last but certainly not least, we’re heading to the picturesque town of Salisbury, VT, for the Vermont Sun Half Marathon, 5K & 10K. Set against the stunning backdrop of Vermont’s rolling hills and lush countryside, this race is a true celebration of athleticism, camaraderie, and the beauty of Mother’s Day. Whether you’re tackling the half marathon, sprinting through the 5K, or taking on the challenge of the 10K, you’re guaranteed a memorable and inspiring experience.

So there you have it, folks – a roundup of the hottest Mother’s Day races happening across New England. Whether you’re hitting the pavement solo, running alongside your mom, or rallying your running crew for some serious fun, Blue Sky Runners is here to cheer you on every step of the way. Happy racing, and here’s to celebrating moms everywhere in style! 🏃‍♀️💙🌟

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