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2014 Results and Thank Yous

admin on March 7th, 2014 under News •  Comments Off

A big thank you to all the racers of the 2014 Boston Urban Idiotoram that made the 4th annual race the best yet! The 2014 Boston Urban Idiotorama charity food drive, shopping cart race, bar crawl raised almost 7,000lbs of food and thousands of dollars for the Boston Medical Center Food Pantry. We couldn’t have [...]

Boston Urban Idiotorama 2014 Results

admin on March 1st, 2014 under News •  Comments Off

The overall race times are in! Thanks for making the 2014 Boston Urban Idiotorama a great success. Find your team below and stay tuned for the final 2014 wrap up. If you had a great time at the 2014 Idiotorama get signed up for 2015 now with discounted pricing. Register for the 2015 Boston Urban [...]

Making a difference in Boston – Supporting the BMC Food Pantry

admin on February 24th, 2014 under News •  Comments Off

The Boston Urban Idiotorama is not only the best adventure race in Boston, but is also a Boston community partner. We’re proud to put on a great event for Boston-ites and support those in need. We’re once again supporting the Boston Medical Center Food Pantry, our 4th year in a row! The BMC food pantry [...]

Beat the boredem with the Boston Iditarod and 15 other crazy events

admin on October 18th, 2013 under News •  Comments Off

                    We’re honored to be featured in  Babble’s 16 Crazy Races That’ll Beat Running Boredom.  Erin Whitehead highlights 16 crazy races that keep your feet moving even if you’re sick of running.  The Boston Urban Iditarod is a fun run with a total distance of around [...]

Registration for 2014 Boston Urban Iditarod is now OPEN

admin on October 2nd, 2013 under News •  Comments Off

Registration for the 4th annual Boston Urban Iditarod is now OPEN.  Taking place on March 1st 2014 at the Lansdowne Pub right next to Fenway Park.  Teams of 4-6 will race with a decorated shopping  cart from Lansdowne Street to 4 check point bars in the Fenway area, participate in fun games at each bar, and [...]

Boston Urban Iditarod on CNN.com

admin on March 8th, 2013 under News •  Comments Off

CNN has picked up on how great the 2013 Boston Urban Iditarod is and featured us as the first event in their ‘Crazy races that are fun to run’ article. http://www.cnn.com/2012/04/19/health/gallery/crazy-races-fun-run/index.html?hpt=hp_bn13 Thanks to Kateryna Odyntsova for the great picture!

2013 Urban Iditarod Supports The Boston Medical Center Food Pantry

admin on February 19th, 2013 under News •  Comments Off

The Boston Urban Iditarod is proud to be supporting the Boston Medical Center Food Pantry for 2013. The BMC food pantry was started to address the burden of hunger and malnutrition in the Boston population. The Boston Urban Iditarod, a shopping cart race, bar crawl, costume contest, is as much about giving back to Boston [...]

BUI takes on Jingle Bell 2012

admin on January 2nd, 2013 under News •  Comments Off

Boston Urban Iditarod team Tim and Kevin once again took on the Somerville Jingle Bell 5K.  Not content to simply run the race we brought the Urban Iditarod spirit with us in the form of a shopping cart converted to look like a dog sled and costumes.  A big thanks to all of our doggies [...]

2013 Boston Urban Iditarod Start/Finish at Lansdowne Pub

admin on September 26th, 2012 under News •  Comments Off

The Boston Urban Iditarod is please to announce that we will be starting and finishing the 2013 race at Lansdowne Pub!  Lansdowne Pub is a mainstay of the Fenway area and will provide a great place to get started in the morning with a full brunch menu.  After the race grab a bite to eat [...]

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The Results are in – Boston Urban Iditarod 2012 Results and Recap

admin on August 1st, 2012 under News •  Comments Off

A big THANK YOU to all the teams and volunteers who make the second annual Boston Urban Iditarod the best yet.  We were blown away by the team costumes, carts and talents, everyone deserves a big round of applause.  And now the moment you’ve all been waiting for (yes, we know we’ve kept you waiting) [...]