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The Active Times

Sightseeing On the Run: 12 Great City Running Tours

The Active Times
June 12, 2013
By: Karen Asp

"Name the toughest part about traveling (and, no, packing doesn’t count). If you said sticking with your workout program, join the club.

A whopping 50 percent of people said exercising on the road was stressful while another 17 percent said it was very stressful, according to a survey by travel website TripIt.

But if you’re a runner, you’re now in luck. From Los Angeles to Sydney to Paris, running tours are popping up in cities all over the world, meaning you don’t have to sacrifice a sweat session for sightseeing…" READ ARTICLE

The Boston Globe

City runs, complete with history and views

The Boston Globe
March 24, 2013
By: Shira Springer

"Weaving past Boylston Street shoppers, my tour guide Wayne Levy dispenses historical trivia. “Did you know that the Boston Public Library opened in the mid-1800s as the first free, public city library in the US?” he says. “Did you know that Trinity Church is considered one of the 10 most significant buildings in the US by the American Institute of Architects?” No, I didn’t. We turn left toward the Public Garden and Levy mentions how Back Bay’s cross streets from Arlington to Hereford feature the names of British earldoms. I didn’t know that either..." READ ARTICLE

CNNGo

Red Sox, historical tours and urban retreats

CNNGo
Aired on Sept. 12, 2012

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Competitor Magazine

Setting a Fitness Standard for the Community

Competitor Magazine
December, 2011 Issue
By: Lauren Ventura

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The Salem News

Picking up the pace

The Salem News
November 30, 2011
By: Ethan Forman

"Now, a company is planning to offer tourists and local residents a new way to see Salem, while keeping them in shape and allowing them to log their weekly training miles. A small company called RunBoston, which has been offering running tours of Boston since 2009, plans to start offering group running tours of Salem starting in January. It's RunBoston's first foray outside the Hub, and the first organized running tour company to start in Salem, its co-founder said..." READ ARTICLE

Your Town: Salem

RunBoston expands to Salem starting with Saturday's running tour

Your Town: Salem
November 18, 2011
By: Justin Rice

"About two and a half years after founding a company that offers running tours of the Boston area to locals and tourists alike, RunBoston is expanding to Salem tomorrow with its first offshoot that they are calling, what else, RunSalem. Experienced and knowledgeable guides will take runners on scenic tours of their choice so they can see Salem’s historic sites while also logging a workout..." READ ARTICLE

The Salem News

Business Briefcase

The Salem News
November 16, 2011

"RunBoston, a running tour company, has added RunSalem, a sister branch in Salem. RunSalem will offer personalized/private running tours and monthly group runs for locals and tourists. Tours are 5 kilometers and are led by a running guide past some of Salem's historic landmarks...." READ ARTICLE

Triathlete Magazine

Guided Running Tours

Triathlete Magazine
December, 2011 Issue
By: Bethany Leach Mavis

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The Boston Herald

Sneakers required for these Hub tours

The Boston Herald
November 2, 2011
By: Jill Radsken



"If a walking tour of Boston isn’t your speed, how about running your way through the sights of the city? Jared and Abby Perrine’s RunBoston gives guided tours of the historic Hub while hoofing a 10-minute mile…

This weekend, RunBoston will launch its first group tour — a 4.4-mile run along the Freedom Trail, Cambridge and Copley Plaza — for tourists and locals who want to see the city while breaking a sweat. They plan to have multiple guides on hand to accommodate a variety of fitness levels…" READ ARTICLE

The Chronicle

Running

The Boston Channel: The Chronicle
July 28, 2011
By: David Brown



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Runner's Illustrated

RunBoston: Running Tours With Flare

Runner's Illustrated
June 9, 2011
By: Alix Shutello

"When I arrived in Boston last weekend I checked into the OMNI Parker House hotel, located near Government Center downtown, and prepared myself for my running tour with Run Boston cofounder, Abby Perrine. The Boston running tour company specializes in taking runners around the city and providing a very thorough and detailed history of the city and its landmarks. The organization also hosts group runs. People who sign up to do a running tour can merely go for a run with a local guide or, like me, immerse themselves in the city’s culure..." READ ARTICLE

Live Strong

Activities to Do in Boston

Live Strong
December 7, 2010
By: Quinn Collins

"A great way to incorporate tourism and fitness is on foot. RunBoston provides guided running tours throughout the city of Boston for those seeking a heart pumping look at Beantown. Ranging in length from three to ten mile tours, RunBoston takes sightseeing to a fast-paced level...." READ ARTICLE

The Daily Campus

Things to do over Thanksgiving break: Boston

The Daily Campus
November 18, 2010
By: Purbita Saha

"The brick-laden Freedom Trail is the most famous site in Boston, but there are some non-conventional ways to learn about revolutionary history. RunBoston takes tour groups through the city on scenic runs, while pointing out all the important landmarks along the way. There are also tours of the Samuel Adams brewery, and while it isn't exactly historical, it is both free and interesting..." READ ARTICLE

CBS Sports

Guide To Boston Running Clubs

CBS Sports
October 24, 2010

"You don’t have to be training for a marathon to enjoy running in the Boston area. It’s a great way to see the region and stay in shape. Here are some of the more popular running clubs in the area..." READ ARTICLE

Examiner.com

RunBoston and Lululemon Launch Monthly Running Group

Examiner.com
June 1, 2010
By: Ben Haber

"Do you have trouble getting out the door and on a run? If so, this new running group may be for you. RunBoston and Lululemon have started a new monthly running group that will debut on Saturday, June 5th. The run is five miles long and will alternate between two courses, each ending at the Lululemon store in Harvard Square. The group will be lead by Jared Perrine and Abby Greshik, the founders of RunBoston..." READ ARTICLE

Examiner.com

Tour Boston and Get In a Workout With RunBoston

Examiner.com
January 9, 2010
By: Ben Haber

"For many people, going on vacation is about relaxing on a beach and doing very little. Not for runners. A runner's vacation is about exploring new places on foot, and that is why Jared Perrine and Abby Greshik have hit a home run with RunBoston, a tour guide company that shows runners around Boston through individualized running tours..." READ ARTICLE

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