Calling All Mavericks

An open letter to the Greater Boston Area from Rachel and John Schilkowsky, co-founders of the Mass Mavericks Track Club (MMTC).

maverick n. a person who thinks and acts in an independent way that is different from what is usual or expected

MMTC is a new club created to support elite and emerging elite, semi-professional runners in the Greater Boston Area as they continue to train and race post-collegiately. Specifically, the club aims to assist runners in their pursuit of personal records, victories and titles at the regional level, qualification for and high placement at national championships, and selection onto USA teams. MMTC supports runners competing over a wide range of distances – 800m up through the marathon – and across multiple venues: track, road, trail, and cross country.