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Event Information: At the Expo

The John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo is where participants pick up their bibs and receive other pre-race information.

The Expo is open to the public and admission is free. The Hynes Convention Center, where the Expo will take place, is conveniently located in the center of Boston, in the Back Bay area. For more information about the 2014 John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo, visit the Conventures website.

Please note that for those if you that celebrate Easter it will be observed on April 20, 2014 and many volunteer shifts fall on either Easter Sunday or Good Friday

adidas/B.A.A. MERCHANDISE SALES

Thursday, April 17, 2014 - Sunday, April 20, 2014
Volunteers will staff a booth at the Expo to help sell official adidas/B.A.A. Boston Marathon merchandise to the thousands of athletes and the public in attendance. Volunteers should be prepared for an extremely busy day.

Meeting Location: Hynes Convention Center, Level 2, Room 210
Captain: Jennifer Lai

Thursday Afternoon Shift
Expected Duration 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Friday Shift*
Expected Duration 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday Morning Shift
Expected Duration: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Saturday Afternoon Shift
Expected Duration 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday Morning Shift*
Expected Duration: 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sunday Afternoon Shift*
Expected Duration 12:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

*This shift is on Good Friday or Easter Sunday

B.A.A. INFORMATION CENTER

Friday, April 18, 2014 - Sunday, April 20, 2014 
During race weekend, an information kiosk will be located in the number pick-up area at the John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo. Information will be provided, including maps of the start and finish areas, athlete transportation, and details on the Boston Marathon schedule of events.

Meeting Location: Hynes Convention Center, Level 3, B.A.A. Information Booth
Captain: Linda Fechter

Friday Shift*
Expected Duration: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday Morning Shift
Expected Duration: 8:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Saturday Afternoon Shift
Expected Duration: 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday Morning Shift*
Expected Duration: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Sunday Afternoon Shift*
Expected Duration: 12:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

*This shift is on Good Friday or Easter Sunday

BIB DISTRIBUTION

Friday, April 18, 2014 - Sunday, April 20, 2014
Official runners will pick up their bib numbers at the Hynes Convention Center on race weekend. Admission to the Expo is free and open to the public.

Meeting Location: Hynes Convention Center, Level 3, Room 313
Captain: Barbara Sicuso

Friday Shift*
Expected Duration 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday Morning Shift
Expected Duration: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Saturday Afternoon Shift
Expected Duration 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m..

Sunday Morning Shift*
Expected Duration: 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sunday Afternoon Shift*
Expected Duration 12:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

*This shift is on Good Friday or Easter Sunday

SHIRT DISTRIBUTION

Friday, April 18, 2014 - Sunday, April 20, 2014
Official runners will pick up their race packet and shirt at the Hynes Convention Center on race weekend. Admission to the Expo is free and open to the public.

Meeting Location: Hynes Convention Center, Level 3, Room 313
Captain: Tom Donovan

Friday Shift*
Expected Duration 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Saturday Morning Shift
Expected Duration: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Saturday Afternoon Shift
Expected Duration 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Sunday Morning Shift*
Expected Duration: 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Sunday Afternoon Shift*
Expected Duration 12:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

*This shift is on Good Friday or Easter Sunday

B.A.A. Moment 3

1966 - Bobbi Gibb

In 1966, Bobbi Gibb was the first female to run the Boston Marathon.