The 6th annual B.A.A. 5K will be relocated from Copley Square Park to Boston Common, and moved from the traditional Sunday before the Boston Marathon, to the Saturday before the 2014 Boston Marathon.
John B. Hynes Convention Center900 Boylston StreetBoston, MA(617) 954-2000
Saturday, April 19, 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
The 6th annual B.A.A. Invitational Mile features some of the top professional and scholastic milers. The high-school athletes represent the eight host cities and towns of the Boston Marathon.
More than 20 middle schools from around Greater Boston will convene for the 18th consecutive year for the B.A.A. Relay Challenge.
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.