Brighton Bangers Running Club: Your choice of a 2.25, 4.2, or 7.5 mile run with post-run meet up at The Last Drop. Location: Oak Square, Brighton. Wednesday 7pm and Saturday 8:30am. Repeats weekly.
Bur Run: The Somerville Road Runners hosts an unofficial, untimed 5k starting and ending at The Burren Pub in the heart of Davis Square. Stick around after for a drink with the group. Location: Burren Pub, 247 Elm St, Davis Square. Monday 6:45pm. Repeats weekly
City Sports Run Club: 3 or 5 mile runs along the Charles, with special guests, snacks, rewards, and gear demos . Location: City Sports, 480 Boylston St, Back Bay. Tuesday 6pm. Repeats weekly.
Davis Square Runners: With runs ranging from 3-6 miles through Somerville, Arlington and Medford, the Davis Square Runners welcome runners of all levels and generally meet at a bar/ restaurant after all Tuesday runs. Location: Exact location changes weekly. Join their meetup for up-to-date details. Tuesday 6:30pm. Repeats weekly.
Down East Cider Running Club: Join the crew of Down East Cider for a 2-3 mile run around Charlestown. Hang out for a cider after. Location: Down East Cider, 200 Terminal St.,Charlestown. Wednesday 6:30pm. Repeats weekly.
Front Runners Boston: Gay, Lesbian and LGBT friendly group that hits the Charles with a choice of 3, 5 or 7 mile loops. Location: Club Cafe, 209 Columbus St, South End. Saturday 10am. Repeats weekly.
Happiest Hour Run Club: Hosted by Lululemon and 5 Napkin Burger, the group offers route choices between 3-5 miles around Back Bay, and a post-run hang out at 5 Napkins burgers.
Location: Lululemon Prudential, 776 Boylston St., Back Bay. Monday 6pm. Repeats weekly.
Heartbreak Hill Running Company Run Club: Conquer the famed Heartbreak Hill with 5-7 miles hill runs led by coach Lou Serafini. Location: Heartbreak Hill Running Company 638 Commonwealth Ave., Newton. Wednesday 7pm. Repeats weekly.
Kier Byrnes Freedom Runners: With various routes and courses through Cambridge and Charlestown, the group often has theme nights, and always ends with pizza and beers at the Court Side Pub.Location: Court Side Pub, 291 Cambridge, St East Cambridge. 7:15pm Tuesday. Repeats Weekly.
Marathon Sports Running Club: Each store hits the pavement with a choice of routes from 3-5 miles. Keep coming back and get discounts, gear and other goodies as you hit milestones. Location: Marathon Sports Boston, 671 Boylston St, Back Bay; Marathon Sports Cambridge, 1654 Massachusetts Ave, Beacon St, and Marathon Sports Brookline 1628 Beacon St. Thursday 6:30pm. Repeats weekly.
Menotomy Battle Road Runners: Join the group for various loops from 2-8 miles, and enjoy free apps after! Location: Menotomy Grill and Tavern, 25 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington (just past Rte 2), Monday 6:15pm. Repeats weekly.
Night Shift Brewery Run Group
Nike Run Club: Join Nike+ trainers for your choice of a 3 or 6 mile run at various paces. Registration required. Location: Nike Boston, 200 Newbury St. Back Bay. Thursday, 6:34pm. Repeats weekly.
North End Running Club: Get out for 3-6 mile fun runs near the water in the North End. Location: Salem and Cross St, North End Greenway, North End. Monday 7pm. Repeats weekly.
November Project: Shake up your running routine with an uber-hilly workout up and down Summit Ave in Brookline. Location: Summit Ave, Corey park at the top of the hill, Brookline. Friday 6:30am. Repeats weekly.
Olde Magoun’s Saloon 5k: A chip-timed 5k hosted by the Somerville Striders. It’s not entirely free, but for $2, it’s pretty darn close. Stick around for drinks and snacks after. Location: Olde Magoun’s Saloon, 518 Medford St., Somerville. Thursday 7:10pm. Repeats Weekly.
REI Run Club: Small group runs around the Back Bay Fens that include instruction for improving your running. Registration required. Location: REI Boston, 401 Park Dr. Fenway. Tuesdsay 10am. Repeats weekly.
Run Base Run Club: Join the group for organized runs around Back Bay. Lockers and showers are available to store your stuff and get ready for whatever Thursday night holds! Location: Run Base, 855 Boylston St, Back Bay. Thursday 6:30pm. Repeats weekly.
Runfellows Run Club: Weekly 4 mile-ish runs at changing locations throughout Cambridge and Somerville, complete with bar social afterward. Location: Changes weekly in Cambridge and Somerville. Follow on Facebook for details. Tuesday 7:30pm. Repeats weekly.
She Runs Running Group: An all-women’s group hosted by Athleta that does various routes along the Esplande.Their no drop policy means you'll never run alone. Location: Athleta, 92 Newbury St, Back Bay. Tuesday 6:30pm. Repeats weekly.
SRR 4.06 Miler: Run your way through Winter Hill and East Somerville with this group, hosted by the Somerville Road Runners. Stay for a post-run drink and food. Location: Casey’s Bar, 173 Broadway, Somerville. Thursday 7:15pm. Repeats weekly.
South End Running Company Run Club: Led by store owner and running coach, Dan Fitzgerald, the 4.5-6 mile runs focus on increasing your speed through tempo, drills, and intervals. Location: South End Running Company, 652 Tremont St., South End. Thursday 6:30pm. Repeats weekly.
The Most Informal Running Club Ever (TMIRCE): Saturday fun runs with 4,6 and 7 mile options ending with a potluck brunch at City Sports. Bring a goodie for brunch. Location: City Sports, 1035 Commonwealth Ave near Packards Corner, Allston. Saturday 10am. Repeats weekly.
Nike Training Club: A full-body workout to get you fitter, stronger and faster. Registration required. Location: Nike Boston, 200 Newbury St. Back Bay. Monday 8:04pm. Repeats weekly.
North Face Mountain Athletics: Twice-weekly conditioning workouts aimed to prepare you to achieve your next outdoor goal, from finishing a race, hiking a 4000 footer, or becoming a stronger athlete. Location: Soldiers and Sailors Monument, Boston Common, Downtown. Tuesday and Thursday 6pm. Repeats weekly.
November Project, Destination Deck: Monday Destination Decks meet in different locations throughout the city each week for a quick and fun 20 min-ish conditioning workout (burpees, sprints, push-ups, etc). Location: Changes weekly, sign-in here over the weekend for updates. Monday 6:30am.Repeats weekly.
November Project, Stadium Stairs: Hit the stairs at Harvard Stadium with the sunrise. The group offers two options, the early group, and really early group. Location: Harvard Stadium 79 N. Harvard St., Allston, Wednesday 5:30am and 6:30 am. Repeats weekly.
Troops for Fitness Bootcamp and Running: A partnership between Boston Parks and Coca-Cola Troops for Fitness, US Military veterans led these ongoing summer fitness series. Join Gary, Alvin, Rick and Justin for morning workouts that will be sure to wake-up your whole body! Locations: Boston Common, Downtown with Gary. Monday and Friday, 6:30am. Franklin Park, Clubhouse, Dorchester with Alvin. Monday and Thursday, 7am. Rogers Park, Brighton with Rick. Tuesday and Thursday 6:30am; Iacono Playground, Harambee Playground with Justin. Saturday 9am; Clemente Field, Back Bay Fens, Near MFA with Alvin. Tuesday 6pm. All classes repeat weekly.
Troops for Fitness Core & Strength Conditioning: A partnership between Boston Parks and Coca-Cola Troops for Fitness, US Military veterans led these ongoing summer fitness series. Join Justin for a morning workout that will be sure to make you stronger! Location: Moakley Park, South Boston. Tuesday 7am. Repeats weekly.
YOGA and MIND/BODY
Morning Yoga, Liberty Hotel: Hosted by Equinox, this all levels class is a great way to start the weekend. Meets outside in the Yard. Bring a mat. Location: Liberty Hotel, 215 Charles St, Boston. Saturday, 10am. Repeats weekly.
Morning Yoga, Nike Training Club: Sweat as the sun rises with a yoga class that will focus on joint mobility, upper body and core strength. Location: Nike, 200 Newbury St, Back Bay. Wednesday 7:04am. Repeats weekly.