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.

Joycean Basics

“Time is, time was, but time will be no more”.

Sunday, April 28,  2024.  ~. 11:00 a.m.

Parking is available on the grounds of the estate to early arrivals.

We ask that you respect the neighborhood when parking elsewhere in the area.

“I resent violence or intolerance in any shape or form… It’s a patent absurdity on the face of it to hate people because they live around the corner or speak another vernacular, so to speak”.
~ Ulysses

The host of the 2024 USATF 10K National Masters Championship

Endicott Estate
656 East Street
Dedham, MA
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Race Day Information

Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 11:00am
39th Unabridged Edition

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“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.

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The Northstar Children’s Ramble

The North Star Kids’ Ramble has been a fun run for kids preceding the iconic James Joyce 10K Ramble in Dedham for more than two decades. The Kids’ Ramble, a one-of-a-kind literacy-themed fitness event for kids, will take place on Sunday, April 28, 2024, rain or shine, at Dedham’s historic Endicott Estate.

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Become a sponsors or volunteer for exposition, staff positions, and water stations.

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Contact: 781-367-7103 On Sunday, April 28th, the James Joyce Ramble will host the USATF Masters 10km National Championship for the 10th time. This has become an annual rite of spring for some...
April marked the 38th running of what some call the “Ramble”, “The Joyce”, “The Actor Race” or “Hanley’s hubris” although it was actually its 40th anniversary of existence.    We did all the preparatory work for...

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