Dec 10

John Hancock and the Boston Athletic Association Announce Return of Defending Champions for 2019 Boston Marathon

  • Desiree Linden, Yuki Kawauchi, Tatyana McFadden and Marcel Hug set to defend their titles on April 15, 2019
  • 2019 Marks the 34th Year of John Hancock’s Principal Sponsorship of the Boston Marathon

BOSTON, MA, December…

Nov 16

RunBase Will Begin Transformation to Serve Broad Range of Athletes and Their Needs

adidas to go beyond running, celebrating Boston’s sports heritage at Boylston Street store.

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association appreciates that adidas regards Boston as one of the best sports cities in the world and will convert…

Oct 24

B.A.A. Announces Fundraising Team For 2019 Boston Marathon

Fifteen runners will be part of the B.A.A.’s inaugural charity team

BOSTON - Today, the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced the formation of a team of fundraising athletes who will run on behalf of the organization’s…

Oct 07

Kenya’s Daniel Chebii and Joan Chelimo Victorious at 2018 B.A.A. Half Marathon

BOSTON - Kenya’s Daniel Chebii and Joan Chelimo returned to Boston with fierce final surges, claiming the men’s and women’s titles here at the 18th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. Both…

Oct 01

Reigning Champions Return to Boston for this Sunday’s B.A.A. Half Marathon

Defending champions Daniel Salel and Joan Chelimo lead strong international field for 18th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon. 

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association today announced the elite field for the 18th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon,…

Sep 27

2019 Boston Marathon Qualifier Acceptances

BOSTON - The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today continued its notification to applicants of their acceptance into the 2019 Boston Marathon®. In preparation for the 2019 Boston Marathon, the B.A.A. implemented the same registration process…

Sep 19

Registration for the 2019 Boston Marathon Has Now Closed

Registration for the 2019 Boston Marathon has now closed after the maximum number of athletes who qualified and submitted for entry has been reached

The Boston Marathon does not have a waiting list, late registration on race weekend, or…

Sep 13

AbbottWMM Series XII introduces new Wheelchair race Bonus Points

Exciting new sprint competition offers bonus points at all six races
  • Bonus points available at different locations at each AbbottWMM event
  • Eight additional AbbottWMM ranking points available at each race
  • Adds…
Sep 12

Team B.A.A. Adds Three Athletes To High Performance Team

Kaitlin Goodman, Erika Kemp, and Samantha Nadel join B.A.A.

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced today the addition of three athletes joining the B.A.A. High Performance Team. Bringing both…

Sep 06

B.A.A. Announces New Framework for Athletes with Disabilities Divisions and Programs of the Boston Marathon

BOSTON —The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced it is implementing changes and a new framework for the Boston Marathon’s Athletes with Disabilities (AWD) Divisions and Programs. The changes will provide a greater range of opportunities…