The Roxbury road race series will start its 34th season Feb. 20, at 8:30 a.m. with a 2.4-mile race that will feature a trip up the steep hill on Chalybes Road.

The 2010 schedule will include 41 races, all but five of which will be free, plus the Ed Sandifer Roxbury Marathon and Half-marathon the week after the end of the regular season.

The races, sanctioned by the Roxbury Recreation Commission, start and finish near Hurlburt Community Park on West Apple Lane and will start at 8:30 a.m.

For information, call Bob Lewis at 203-240-0162 or Scott Benjamin at 860-210-2146 ext. 129, e-mail benjamins@wcsu.edu or check www.roxburyraces.com.