Chilmark Road Race

Winner Takes the Lobster in 41st Chilmark Road Race

Tristan Forsythe, 18, charged ahead to cross the finish line first in the Chilmark Road Race Saturday morning.

Chilmark Road Race Turns Forty One Years Young

The first Chilmark Road Race stepped off in 1978. On Saturday at 10:30 a.m. the tradition continues on the hills of Middle Road.

High Spirits, Quick Feet at 40th Annual Chilmark Road Race

Rain stopped just before the start of the annual road race Saturday. Benjamin Bosworth, 22, was the fastest runner of the day. Sheridan Wilbur won the women's division for the fourth year in a row.

Chilmark Road Race Is 40 Years Young

For 40 years, Hugh Weisman has been measuring Middle Road, spray painting markers, ordering T-shirts, collecting prizes and organizing the Chilmark Road Race.

Ode to the Road Race

Free the lobsters. A poem inspired by the Chilmark Road Race.

Runners Beat the Heat at Chilmark Road Race

Corey Kunz ran away with first place in the 39th annual Chilmark Road Race on a morning full of sunshine, sweat and, of course, lobsters.

Big Lobster, Small Boy, Let the Chilmark Road Race Begin

The 39th annual Chilmark Road Race is one of the toughest 5Ks out there, but 11-year-old Jack Lionette's training includes essentially no running.

Victory is Sweet and Comes with a Lobster at Chilmark Road Race

Runners from across the Island and elsewhere gathered for this year’s annual Chilmark Road Race under a clear blue sky Saturday, celebrating a tradition entering its 37th year on Martha’s Vineyard.

Front of the Pack to Dead Last, It's All Good at Chilmark Road Race

Runners often end up having a favorite race that they return to each year. For me it’s the Chilmark Road Race 5K on Martha’s Vineyard.

Change Is a Constant, Road Race Is Too

I ran the Chilmark Road Race again this year, and like every year, I made the same joke at the start: “I don’t care how I do, as long as I’m not carried from the finish line to the first aid tent.