B.A.A. Half Marathon

07 OCT 2012
B.A.A. Half Marathon
Time: 8:30 AM
Location: Franklin Park, Jamaica Plain, MA

Presented by Dana-Farber and the Jimmy Fund

Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 8:30 a.m.

White Stadium (also known as Schoolboy Stadium) in Boston’s Franklin Park.

The 12th Annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, highlights the beauty of Boston's Emerald Necklace park system while furthering the B.A.A.'s mission of promoting health and fitness.

For more information, please e-mail us at halfregistration@baa.org.

B.A.A. Moment 8

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.