Bus to the Boston Marathon

The Gate City Striders offers runners of the 2019 Boston Marathon the opportunity to commute together to the race.


Bus departs the lower parking lot of the 99 Restaurant/Granite Inn, 10 St. Laurent Street, Exit 7E, Nashua, NH promptly at 7:00AM on Monday, April 15th in order to arrive in Hopkinton by 8:00AM, per the Boston Athletic Association.

Bus begins its return to Nashua, NH at approximately 6:30-6:45PM.


Runner gear bags can be dropped off between the hours of 9AM - 9PM on Friday, April 12th  and Saturday, April 13th only (not Sunday, April 14th). Drop-off location will be provided with your reservation confirmation.

Bags will be delivered early Sunday morning to the Hotel Buckminster in Kenmore Square.  Bags dropped off on Sunday or brought to the bus on race morning are not guaranteed to be delivered to the hotel.


A post-race celebration will be held at the Hotel Buckminster in Kenmore Square, overlooking the 25-mile mark. Food and refreshments will be served. Runners will have access to two showers.

Price of $65 per seat. Gate City Striders will receive priority seating. Consider joining the Gate City Striders. We are an awesome club!!!!!

Price increase of $10 for payments received on or after February 15th 2019. No Refunds! Non-transferable.

Please make checks payable to the "GATE CITY STRIDERS" and send a check to "Marathon Bus" 22 Cabot Drive, Nashua, NH 03064.
In addition, please print the following information down clearly. It will make my job easier and will be very much appreciated:

1. Name of Runner
2. Phone Number
3. E-mail Address
4. Emergency Contact Name
5. Emergency Contact Number
6. Any concerns you won't make it to Hotel by 5:30PM?

Bus is Full

Contact Dan Dugan at 603-557-6755 for further information and to register.

Confirmed Seats:
1. Katherine Cavallaro
2. Tom Varick
3. Steve Hammar
4. Kerrie-Ann Briguglio
5. Emily Cunha
6. Yuki Chorney
7. Amanda McCann
8. Pam Triest-Hallahan
9. Priscilla Camarda
10. Jill Whitney
11. Lindsay Close
12. James Lord
13. Dan Dugan
14. Kate Von Pichl
15. Carly Matthews
16. Beth Whipple
17. Jennifer Jordan
18. Paul Donovan
19. Laura Lundberg
20. Christy Kervin
21. Suzanne Barker
22. Kent Sirmoglu
23. David Jolly
24. Rodney Andre
25. Lin Zhang

26. Anonymous
27. Mark Furler
28. Taylor Summit
29. Marcos De Sa
30. K Mace
31. Emil Pazdziorko
32. Jacob Wormald
33. Luc Lemans
34. Kim Kretmar Hickman
35. Randy Pierce
36. Rebecca Dorr
37. Donna Sarasin
38. Kim Kopicko
39. Rebecca Kadish
40. Tracy Spencer
41. Andrew Bragg
42. Kelly Dolan
43. Susanne Carpenter
44. Steve Vargo
45. Joshua Grant
46. Mia Konovelchick
47. Emmet Clifford
48. Joshua Grant
49. John Singelais
50. Bridget Rines
51. Christen Bergeron
52. Kristen MacWilliams
53. Rob Chisholm