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30 SEP 2013

Terrence Mahon has joined the Boston Athletic Association to lead and coach a high performance distance running initiative for the organization. The club will continue to be sponsored and supported by adidas, which has been the club's sponsor since 1992. adidas has been the athletic footwear and apparel sponsor of the Boston Marathon, the B.A.A.'s premier event, since 1989.

25 SEP 2013

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today continued its notification to applicants of their acceptance into the 2014 Boston Marathon®. In preparation for the 2014 Boston Marathon, the B.A.A. implemented the same registration process for Qualified Runners as it used in the 2012 and 2013 Marathons, allowing the fastest qualifiers to register first. The 118th Boston Marathon will be held on Monday, April 21, 2014 and will mark the 29th consecutive year that the event will have John Hancock Financial Services as its principal sponsor.

20 SEP 2013

The Boston Athletic Association appreciates your interest in running the 2014 Boston Marathon; however registration for qualified runners has now closed.

The registration process for the 2014 Boston Marathon began on September 9, and the maximum number of athletes who ran a qualifying performance and submitted their application for entry has now been reached.

18 SEP 2013
Application submissions for entry into the 2014 Boston Marathon from qualifiers will be accepted through the end of this week (Friday, September 20, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. ET) from those who have met the qualifying times (http://www.baa.org/races/boston-marathon/participant-information/qualifying/qualifying-standards.aspx) for their age and gender.
16 SEP 2013

Registration for the 2014 Boston Marathon re-opens on Monday, September 16 at 10:00 a.m. ET to runners who have met Boston's Qualifying Standards, and application submissions will be received through Friday, September 20 at 5:00 p.m. ET.

14 SEP 2013

Registration for the 2014 Boston Marathon will re-open on Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. ET and will continue through Friday, September 20, 2013 at 5:00P p.m.

12 SEP 2013

Some of those who submitted their entry for the 2014 Boston Marathon have received confirmation from the B.A.A. Most of those who have not received confirmation of acceptance by email from the B.A.A. are still having their qualifying performance validated and verified.

09 SEP 2013

Registration for the 2014 Boston Marathon opens on Monday, September 9, 2013 at 10:00AM (ET) for those Qualifiers who have met the qualifying standard by 20 minutes, 00 seconds or faster.

Please go to the following web page to register:

http://www.baa.org/races/boston-marathon/participant-information/athlete-registration.aspx

29 AUG 2013

Registration for the 2014 Boston Marathon will open on Monday, September 9, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. ET. The B.A.A. will use the same process to register qualified runners as it used in the 2012 and 2013 Marathons, allowing the fastest qualifiers to register first.

Registration will be held entirely online at www.baa.org. The qualification window for the 2014 Boston Marathon began last year on September 22, 2012.

17 JUL 2013

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that registration for the 13th B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, has closed after its 7,500 entrant field size limit was reached. The B.A.A. Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, October 13, 2013 and will be the third and final race in the 2013 B.A.A. Distance Medley. Registration opened on Wednesday, July 17 at 10:00 a.m. ET and closed approximately 12 minutes later at 10:12 a.m. ET.

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.