Event Information

B.A.A. Distance Medley

 

The B.A.A. 5K will mark the beginning of the 2015 B.A.A. Distance Medley, a three-race series which combines the B.A.A. 5K, the B.A.A. 10K, and the B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund.

SERIES INFORMATION

The B.A.A. Distance Medley is a three-race series which combines the B.A.A. 5K on April 18, the B.A.A. 10K (race date to be determined), and the B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, on October 12 (race date to be determined). Professional runners are eligible for bonus incentives for multiple top finishes in the same calendar year at the B.A.A. 5K, B.A.A. 10K, B.A.A. Half Marathon, and Boston Marathon®, beginning with the 2015 B.A.A. 5K, two days prior to the Boston Marathon.

B.A.A. Moment 3

2010 - The Hoyts

When many think of the Boston Marathon, they think of Team Hoyt, the father/son team of Dick and Rick who have participated in their unique way 30 times. Dick was 69 at the 2010 Boston Marathon. Their final historic race came in 2014.