What fluids are provided on the Boston Marathon course?
Poland Spring Water and Gatorade Endurance Formula are the official fluids provided approximately every mile along the course as well as the start and finish areas.
What services are provided in the Boston Marathon Athletes’ Village?
Poland Spring Water, Gatorade, Clif Bar, light refreshments, entertainment, tenting and portable toilets will be provided in the Village. Only official runners and volunteers will be allowed to enter the Village.
What time will be used as my seeding time for the Boston Marathon?
Entrants in the Boston Marathon who have submitted a time that meets the qualifying standard for their age and gender will be seeded accordingly. Entrants without a qualifying time will be assigned a bib number accordingly.
What is the last day that I can qualify for the Boston Marathon?
Registration for the Boston Marathon typically begins in the Fall prior to the race. We cannot predict how quickly registration will fill, but once it does, we are no longer able to accept registrations. The date that we close registration, therefore, becomes the deadline for qualifying.
What is the date of the next Boston Marathon?
The Boston Marathon is held every year on Patriots' Day in Massachusetts.To see a list of all future dates for the Boston Marathon, click the button below:
Are headphones permitted in B.A.A. races?
How can I sign up as a volunteer for B.A.A. events?
For more information about volunteering with the B.A.A. and Boston Marathon, click the button below:
When will registration open for the B.A.A. 10K?
Registration for the 2016 B.A.A. 10K opens on Wednesday, April 6 at 10:00 a.m. ET.
What is the best way to make Boston Marathon hotel reservations and how do I know where the hotels are in relation to the finish area?
What do I need with me when registering for the Boston Marathon?
To register for the Boston Marathon, you will need to provide the following information on the registration form: