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B.A.A. Races

Boston Marathon will be held on
Monday, April 20, 2015.
Registration is Closed
09/08/2014 - 09/17/2014

Boston Marathon

The Boston Marathon is the world’s oldest annual marathon and ranks as one of the world’s most prestigious road racing events.

B.A.A. Distance Medley will be held on
Saturday, April 18, 2015.
B.A.A. 5K will be held on
Saturday, April 18, 2015.
Registration is Not open Yet
02/04/2015 - 02/20/2015
B.A.A. Invitational Mile will be held on
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B.A.A. Invitational Mile

During the Invitational Mile Race middle school aged boys and girls will compete in a 1,000 meter race followed by a series of four one-mile races for professional men, professional women, scholastic boys, and scholastic girls.

B.A.A. 10K will be held on
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B.A.A. 10K

The four annual B.A.A. 10K takes place on June 22, 2014. The 6.2 mile-race starts and finishes on Charles Street near Boston Public Garden in Boston’s Back Bay.

B.A.A. Half Marathon will be held on
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B.A.A. Half Marathon

A portion of the Half Marathon's entry fees has been directed towards the Emerald Necklace Conservancy, a non-profit organization working to restore, preserve, maintain and promote this historic park system.

Mayor's Cup will be held on
Sunday, October 26, 2014.

Mayor's Cup

The annual Mayor’s Cup Cross Country Races give local runners, especially road racers, perhaps their single cross-country racing opportunity of the year. Proceeds from the event are directed towards the improvement, preservation, and maintenance of the Franklin Park cross country courses.

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.