Presented By:Dana-Farber Cancer InstituteJimmy FundAdidas

Participant Information: Run For Dana-Farber

Guaranteed entry into the 2014 B.A.A. Half Marathon is possible with the Dana-Farber fundraising team

Still interested in running the B.A.A. Half Marathon? Consider enhancing your training and race-day experience by registering for the Dana-Farber fundraising team. As the presenting sponsor of the B.A.A. Half Marathon, Dana-Farber and the Jimmy Fund has a team of runners that will advance cancer research and improve patient care through their fundraising efforts.

Interested runners who missed the chance to register through the B.A.A. can still register to join the Dana-Farber team by clicking the button below:

If you already have an official race entry, you can join the Dana-Farber team to fundraise and receive team benefits! Contact the Dana-Farber Running Programs office for more information.

B.A.A. Moment 6

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).