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Boston Athletic Association
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Boston MA 02116
e-mail:tk@baa.org

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10 APR 2012

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that several former champions of the Boston Marathon will be returning to Boston and participating in the events surrounding the 116th running of the world’s oldest annual marathon on April 16, 2012.

06 APR 2012

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that some of the fastest middle-distance runners in the world will be taking part in the fourth annual B.A.A. 5K and Invitational Mile races on Sunday, April 15, 2012, one day prior to Monday’s Boston Marathon.

05 APR 2012

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.), in partnership with the American Red Cross (ARC) and the American Heart Association (AHA), will offer cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) demonstration classes during Marathon Weekend at the 35th Annual John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo at the Seaport World Trade Center in South Boston.

05 APR 2012

Experience the excitement of the Boston Marathon® throughout the week leading up to the main event. Starting with a Museum-wide kickoff event on Saturday, April 7, explore the science behind long-distance endurance with interpretations throughout the Museum, hands-on activities, and special guest presentations.

13 MAR 2012
After years of working for the health and safety of Boston Marathoners, the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) and the American Red Cross have put their relationship in writing.
08 MAR 2012

The Boston Athletic Association, best known as organizer of the Boston Marathon®, today announced that a special commemorative book to celebrate its 125th anniversary will be published in 2012.

29 FEB 2012

More than 100 John Hancock and Manulife employees have committed to run this year's Boston Marathon and raise money for non-profits through its Employee Training Program. They join more than 1,000 Company-sponsored non-profit runners as they seek to surpass the $5.3 million raised for 90 non-profits in 2011 through the John Hancock Boston Marathon Non-Profit Program.

23 FEB 2012

The Boston Beer Company, brewers of Samuel Adams® beers, announced today that it’s helping to celebrate one of Boston’s greatest traditions - The Boston Marathon.

09 FEB 2012

34 Elite Athletes From Around The World Invited For 116th Running On April 16 2012 Marks 27th Year Of John Hancock’s Landmark Sponsorship Of Boston Marathon And 150th Anniversary Of Founding Of Company

01 FEB 2012

The Super Bowl battle between the Patriots and the Giants will take to the streets with a “running” bet between the Boston Marathon and New York City Marathon.

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