Boston Road Runners (BRR) began as a grassroots running group and has grown to be a non-profit athletic and community organization. BRR promotes running as a healthy activity and lifestyle for all ages throughout the greater Boston area. Through its numerous local programs, ranging from weekly fun runs to 5k series, BRR uses running to engage the community and to support local charities and businesses. BRR is committed to providing encouraging and friendly atmospheres, and to uniting runners and empowering them to achieve their goals.