Runners during the Battlegreen run
Courtesy of Bob Burbidge

On Sunday, November 6th, the 27th Annual GenesisHR Battlegreen Run will be held in Lexington, starting and finishing at the LHS Field House. At noon, Todd Angilly, soloist for the Boston Bruins begins the event with the National Anthem and musket fire from the Lexington Minutemen send the runners on their way.

Registrations are at an all-time high but there is plenty of room for more!  See for more details. 

The GenesisHR Battlegreen Run provides a platform for non-profit organizations to raise money, including:

  • Brian Michael Adley Scholarship Fund
  • Cure San Filippo Foundation
  • Ependymoma Research Foundation
  • Esperanza – Hope for the Children
  • Lexington SEPTA
  • LHS Boys Hockey
  • LHS Boys Lacrosse
  • Minuteman High School
  • Special Needs Arts Programs (SNAP)
  • Supportive Living, Inc.
  • The Birch House
  • Vineyard Havens

Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston, Genesis Community Fund of Lexington, Joslin Diabetes Center, MGH Cancer Center, Pauline Briggs Scholarship Fund, Multiple Myeloma Research Center and the Turner Syndrome Society receive proceeds as well.

Post-race, participants are treated to food and beverage courtesy of many local restaurants. Given that more than 1,000 are expected, volunteers are needed!    Those wishing to help should send their name, email address and cell phone number to

Courtesy of Bob Burbidge

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