2014 Boston Marathon - Clinic #2

24 FEB 2014
2014 Boston Marathon - Clinic #2
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center (formerly John Hancock Conference Center)

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 6:00 p.m.

Location
Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center
(formerly John Hancock Conference Center)
40 Trinity Place, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA
02116
(617) 933-7700

Main Topic
TRAINING CHECK-IN

Adding races to your schedule

When NOT to train

Tips on where and when to train in adverse weather

Preparing for the final long run of your training

Question & answer  -  Open forum to ask our panel of experts about all things related to the Boston Marathon.

RSVP For Clinic Here

CLINIC FORMAT

5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Clinic registration and official Boston Marathon adidas apparel. Interact with B.A.A. and adidas staff, officials and experts before the clinic begins.

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Presentation – each clinic concentrates on various topics and will feature experts in their field.

7:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.
Get your individual questions answered by B.A.A. experts.

PARKING AND DIRECTIONS

For driving directions to the Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center, click here

Parking is available at Garage At 100 Clarendon

The MBTA stop is Back Bay Station or Copley Station

All information above is subject to change

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).