What fluids are provided on the Boston Marathon course?
Poland Spring Water and Gatorade Endurance Formula (lemon/lime flavor) are the official fluids provided approximately every mile along the course as well as the start and finish areas.
What if I lost my Runner Passport™ or left it at home?
Replacement passports are available at the John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo. Runners will need to present a photo ID to pick up their bib number.
What is the "headquarters hotel" for the Boston Marathon?
What services are provided in the Boston Marathon Athletes’ Village?
Poland Spring water, Gatorade, PowerBar, 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 is the date of the 2015 Boston Marathon?
The 2015 Boston Marathon will be held on Monday, April 20. Patriots' Day in Massachusetts.
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What is the entry fee for the 2015 Boston Marathon?
The registration fee for the 2014 Boston Marathon for qualifiers is $175 USD for United States residents and $225 USD for international residents.
Will results of the Half Marathon be posted by official ("gun") time or by net time?
Are headphones permitted in B.A.A. races?
How can I sign up as a volunteer for B.A.A. events?
To volunteer with the B.A.A., please click the button below:
When will registration open for the 2015 B.A.A. 5K?
Registration for the seventh annual B.A.A. 5K is expected to open in Jan/Feb of 2015.
1994 - Uta Pippig
Uta Pippig of Germany won the first of her three consecutive victories in 1994, winning in course record time.