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Boulevard Mile August 25!

Join Us for a One-Mile Race down Blackstone Boulevard on August 25th at 9am. A point-to-point measured and chip-timed race on Providence’s favorite running route. Sign up at www.boulevardmile.com SummaryEvent ​Boulevard Mile Location ​ Blackstone Boulevard, Providence RI, Starting on

NE Distance, PASA Partner to Offer Providence Middle School Track Programs

On March 5, NE Distance and the Providence After School Alliance (PASA) finalized a financial partnership to establish two additional middle school track & field programs at select Providence schools. Both organizations understand the importance of expanding quality after school

Program Allows Children to ‘Chase’ their Dreams

How NE Distance partners with the Woonsocket School District to provide athletic opportunities By Jordan Jeffrey Phelan WOONSOCKET, R.I. _ Katrina “Katie” Spratford seems most at rest when she is in motion. Shortly after completing her running regimen on the

Spratford, USA Senior Teams Dominate NACAC XC Championships

The USA XC team took gold at the 2019 NACAC Cross Country Championships held this past weekend in Trinidad and Tobago. Katie Spratford, who participated in the Women’s 10k Senior race (37:44.00), placed 11th overall and sixth among USA team

Quiet on the Set! Loud on the Track!

The past four days have truly been incredible for NE Distance. On Friday, GoLocal LIVE News Editor Kate Nagle welcomed NE Distance founder Nich Haber and athletes Brian Crimmins, Aaron Dinzeo, Katie Spratford and Henry Sterling into the Navigant Credit

Dylan Hassett Places Second, Henry Sterling Fifth in 2019 Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Half Marathon

For NE Distance athletes Dylan Hassett (FElite) and Henry Sterling (MElite), Sunday’s Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Half Marathon at Tempe was a race to remember. In her first ever Phoenix race and third half marathon, Hassett crossed the line

Spratford Qualifies for USATF Outdoor Track and Field Championships

*Photo credit to Michael Scott* NE Distance is proud to announce that veteran Katie Spratford will be competing in the 10,000m at the 2018 USATF Outdoor Track and Field Championships taking place later this week in Des Moines, Iowa. Though

Hassett and Spratford Find Success Out West

On a cool and overcast evening in Portland, Oregon, NE Distance Elite team members Dylan Hassett and Katie Spratford took to the outdoor track at Lewis and Clark College to compete in the 10,000m at the Portland Track Festival. In

Big Turnout at the May Blackstone Boulevard Free 5k

This month’s Blackstone Boulevard Free 5k was a huge success! Over 300 participants came out to run, walk, or cheer on a beautiful evening in Providence. Our goal with the Blackstone Boulevard 5k Series is to create a positive community