MEN'S RACE RECAP - By James O'Brien
Some people call them “the Marathon’s Miles.” It’s an indicator of how the legendary Boston Marathon overarches everything that happens on Patriot’s Day Weekend. But, the B.A.A. Invitational Mile, to call the event by its correct name, is its own distinct entity, indeed its own distinct occasion, replete with its own competitors who can burn asphalt.
WOMEN'S RACE RECAP - By Barbara Huebner
Under a cloudless blue sky “on the most gorgeous day ever,” Nicole Sifuentes was asked how she felt. “Terrible,” she said. The two-time Olympian for Canada, a 1500-meter bronze medalist at the IAAF World Indoor Championships, couldn’t have been happier about it, having just broken the tape in 4:33.7 to win the B.A.A. Invitational Mile, eclipsing the course record in her first appearance here.