B.A.A. Athletes' Village

16 APR 2012
B.A.A. Athletes' Village
Time: 6:30 AM
Location: Hopkinton High School, Hopkinton


Buses from Boston drop off at Hopkinton High School, where you will enter the Athletes’ Village, a large staging area where you will have time to relax and stretch. Runners may go from one section to another. Entertainment, light refreshments, Poland Spring water, Gatorade Endurance Formula, PowerBar, bagels, tenting, and portable toilets will all be available. Only official runners and credentialed volunteers will be allowed to enter the Village. You must show your bib number upon entering. In order to exit the Village and enter the corrals in an efficient and orderly fashion, runners will leave the Athletes’ Village according to their assigned wave, bib number, and corral assignment, and will be directed down Grove Street to Main Street. NOTE: Your starting corral is printed beneath your runner's number on your bib. It can also be found on your Number Pick-up Card and Baggage Label. Please do not stop along the way.

 The schedule of release from the Athletes’ Village is as follows:
 1  Red     9:10 a.m. Corrals 1–3
 1  Red  9:15:a.m. Corrals 4–6
 1  Red  9:20 a.m. Corrals 7–9
 2  White  9:35 a.m. Corrals 1–3
 2  White  9:40 a.m. Corrals 4–6
 2  White  9:45 a.m. Corrals 7–9
 3  Blue 10:00 a.m. Corrals 1–3
 3  Blue 10:05 a.m Corrals 4–6
 3  Blue     10:10 a.m. Corrals 7–9

NOTE: The above times are approximate and may vary slightly. Please listen for the


Before the race, warm-up clothing may be checked onto buses located just outside the Village (follow signs and instructions). These buses will bring your baggage to the finish in Boston. Affix the baggage label provided to you in your race packet to the plastic bag you received at packet pick-up and give it to the attendant at the appropriate baggage bus on your way to the Start Area. Buses will be clearly marked according to your bib number.

We will only accept and handle the bag provided to you at Number Pick-up. No other bags or baggage can be accepted.

Do not check any valuables. Although we will do our best to see that your bag is waiting for you at the end of the race, we are not responsible for lost baggage.

Baggage not claimed by 6:00 p.m. on race day may be picked up at the B.A.A. office (40 Trinity Place, 4th floor, Boston) after noon on April 17, or any day Monday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. until May 1.

Items not claimed before May 2, 2011 will be given to charity.

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B.A.A. Athletes' Village

Official entrants only are invited. Entertainment, light refreshments, Poland Spring water, Gatorade Endurance Formula, tenting, and portable toilets will be available.

6:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

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