Running is an expression of freedom and poetry, both which embraces the deepest values of life. The James Joyce Ramble embraces these values as an expression of charity, a plea for human rights and a celebration of art.
"An Eclectic mix of high art and hard running" Sports Illustrated
"Has a lot to offer even if you haven't read Ulysses" Runners World Magazine
"A quality and culturally enriching event" The Boston Globe
"If you want some culture with your workout, you have to come for this race" Patriot Ledger
"Race of the Year" New England Runner Magazine
"Take-A-Walk" sponsored by Dedham Savings is a very popular companion fitness event that features a pretty 4.5 mile route and you will enjoy some actors along the way.
The North Star Children's Ramble is a one-of-a-kind literacy-themed sporting event for kids ages 4-12.