Heartbreak Hill Road Race
Heartbreak Hill Road Race
Heartbreak Hill Road Race

22nd Annual

Newton Heartbreak Hill
Road Race

One mile run up and down historic
Heartbreak Hill
for youngsters, adults and families

Saturday April 19, 2014

Noon-3:30pm, Rain or Shine
Newton City Hall
1000 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, MA

Pasta/Pizza Party
Friday, April 18, 5:30pm

Heartbreak Hill Road Race
Heartbreak Hill Road Race
Sponsored with:
John M Barry Boys and Girls Club

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1 mile race up and down historic Heartbreak Hill
Saturday, April 19, 2013, 12:00 noon - 3:30 pm

Newton City Hall
1000 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, Massachusetts

Pasta/Pizza Party

Friday April 18: 5:30 PM
Newton City Hall, War Memorial Auditorium.
FREE to all registrants,
Family and Guests $3.00 per person
Hosted by Papa Gino's and WholeFoods Market


Category Start  
01 11:30 Wheelchair
02 11:30 Wheelchair assisted
Divisions based on year of birth
Category Start Year of Birth Sex
03 12 noon 2006 Girl
04 12:15 2006 Boy
05 12:30 2005 Girl
06 12:45 2005 Boy
07 1:00 2004 Girl
08 1:15 2004 Boy
09 1:30 2002-2003 Girl
10 1:45 2002-2003 Boy
11 2:00 1999-2001 Girl
12 2:15 1999-2001 Boy
13 2:30 1996-1998 Girl
14 2:45 1996-1998 Boy
Divisions based on age
15 2:50 Over 18 Female
16 2:50 Over 18 Male
Open Division
17 3:00 Family walk
Up Heartbreak Hill
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Entrance Fee

Age Group Before April 6 After April 6
Under age 18: $10.00 $12.00
Adults $12.00 $15.00
Family Walk: $10.00 $10.00

Special Features:

  • T-Shirts to first 500 entrants
  • Trophies for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place Winners
  • One ticket to Pasta/Pizza Party
  • Race Medallion and seedling trees to runners
  • Professional Timing

To Register

Register and pay on-line
Last day for on-Line registration is Thursday April 17!

More Information:

  • Phone: 617-796-1540
  • email: Lplaut@newtonma.gov

Race Registration, Number Pickup

Friday April 18: 4:00-6:00 PM
Race Day: 9:00 AM - Race time
Newton City Hall, 1000 Commonwealth Avenue

Directions to Newton City Hall

From Mass Turnpike going east, take exit 14. Follow signs to Route 128N (I-95) and take exit 24. Follow signs to Route 30. Go 3 miles east to Newton City Hall.

Off I-95, take exit 24 (from either direction). Turn right onto Route 30 (Commonwealth Avenue).
Go 3 miles east to Newton City Hall.

Course Route and Features

Course Route: Begin at Commonwealth Avenue at Newton City Hall. Go east up Heartbreak Hill to Cedar Street. Make U-Turn onto Carriage Road until Commonwealth Park E. Return to Commonwealth Avenue and Newton City Hall.
Features: Finish line digital display clock timing, Water Stations, Medical Professionals.
1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners receive trophies
Master of Ceremonies: Kevin McNamara

Thanks to the following sponsors for their generous contributions to
The Newton Heartbreak Hill Road Race and Walk 2014

Newton Wellesley Hospital Newton At Home Newton Senior Center Papa Ginos

Platinum Sponsor
Rockland Trust
Silver Sponsor

Cambridge Savings Bank
Sustaining Sponsors
First Commons Bank Whole Foods Whole Foods Carvalho & Roth Carvalho & Roth