December 15 Group Long Run CANCELLED

14 DEC 2013
December 15 Group Long Run CANCELLED
Due to the anticipated storm and resulting poor road conditions for Sunday morning, the B.A.A. group training run has been cancelled. As always, the safety of our members and the quality of the training is paramount.

Please continue to check the 'Events' calendar for practice updates.
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).