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Boston Marathon Training Plan

The B.A.A. introduces the 2016 Boston Marathon Training Plan. Developed by B.A.A. High Performance coach Terrence Mahon, the four levels of plans will help guide you to success in April.
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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 Boston Marathon Entry List

To search the entry list for the 2016 Boston Marathon, please click the button below:
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Boston Marathon Course Map

The legendary Boston Marathon course follows a point-to-point route from Hopkinton to Boston.
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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Boston Marathon Travel and Accommodations

Make your travel plans to the Boston Marathon with our partners at Marathon Tours.
Boston Marathon Qualifying Standards

To qualify for the Boston Marathon, athletes must meet time standards which correspond to age and gender. The qualifying times for the 2017 Boston Marathon remain unchanged from recent years and can be viewed by clicking the button below.
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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.