2013 B.A.A. Half Marathon Race Weekend Clinic

11 OCT 2013
2013 B.A.A. Half Marathon Race Weekend Clinic
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Sheraton Boston, Boston, MA

The Boston Athletic Association is proud to offer the B.A.A. Half Marathon Race Weekend Clinic. This event is free and open to all B.A.A. Half Marathon entrants and their guests. The 13th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and The Jimmy Fund is scheduled to take place on Sunday, October 13.

Clinic Two - Final Race Preparations and Course Preview
Friday, October 11
Sheraton Boston
39 Dalton St, Boston, MA 02199
Ballroom TBD

  • Clinic begins at 6:00 p.m., and will last approximately 45-minutes
  • A question and answer session with clinic personnel and speakers will be available from 6:45 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Though not required, for our planning purposes, please let us know if you plan to join the clinic by clicking the button below to email train@baa.org, and letting us know the name of the person(s) that will be attending:

RSVP For Clinic Here

B.A.A. Moment 6

1972 - Women Official Entrants in Marathon

Although Bobbi Gibb was the first woman to complete the Boston Marathon in 1966, it was not until the 1972 Boston Marathon that women could become official entrants due to a change in AAU rules. Pictured (left to right) above are seven of the eight women who participanted in the first official women's field of the Boston Marathon - Nina Kusciak, Katherine Switzer, Elaine Pederson, Ginny Collins, Pat Barrett, Frances Morrison, Sara Mae Berman (not pictured - Valerie Rogosheske).