John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo

Learn all you need to know about the John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo. This event is also where participants need to pick up their bib number for the race.
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Boston Marathon Clinic Series

We know there are many types of runners out there. That's why we have developed five different clinics to help you prepare for the 2016 Boston Marathon. Each one of the clinics will have a unique look at how to perform your best.
2016 B.A.A. 10K Registration

Registration for the 2016 B.A.A. 10K opens on Wednesday, April 6 at 10:00 a.m. ET, and will be limited to the first 10,000 entrants. The race will be held on Sunday, June 26, and is the second race in the 2016 B.A.A. Distance Medley.
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Boston Marathon Weekend

Learn what you need to know about Marathon Weekend, including events, schedules, and more.
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The Road to Boston

From when you receive your acceptance card to the time you arrive in Boston for the race, the Boston Athletic Association will be providing you with all the necessary information you need in order to get the most out of your experience.
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2016 B.A.A. 5K Registration is Closed

Registration is now closed for the 2016 B.A.A. 5K, after having reached out maximum capacity of 10,000 entrants. Registration begins on Wednesday, April 6 for the 2016 B.A.A. 10K, to be held on Sunday, June 26. Registration begins on Wednesday, July 13 for the 2016 B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, to be held on Sunday, October 9.
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B.A.A. Moment 3

1966 - Bobbi Gibb

Although not an official entrant, Roberta “Bobbi” Gibb became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon. Joining the starting field shortly after the gun had been fired, Gibb finished the race in 3:21:40 to place 126th overall. Gibb again claimed the “unofficial” title in 1967 and 1968.