Participant Information: Post Race Information

What happens after the race?

MEDICAL ASSISTANCE
Medical personnel will be available for emergency care as well as to attend to critical and non-critical injuries at the finish line.

TIMING AND RESULTS
An electronic timing system will enable you to receive your net time, which will be your official time. The timing and scoring tag will be affixed to the back of your bib, and must not be bent, creased, or cracked for you to be scored, timed, and to appear among the results as an official finisher. Please wear your bib on the front of your torso on your outer-most layer. Results will be posted on Saturday afternoon on both the B.A.A. website (www.baa.org) and Cool Running (www.coolrunning.com).

OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHER
Marathon Foto (www.marathonfoto.com) is the official photographer of the B.A.A. 5K. Each entrant will receive an email in the weeks following the race with details regarding the purchase of photographs.

B.A.A. Moment 4

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).