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Apr 13

Rain Doesn't Dampen Exciting Races at 2019 B.A.A. 5K

By Barbara Huebner Hagos Gebrhiwet of Ethiopia defended his title, Monicah Ngige of Kenya triumphed after a third-…

Apr 11

2020 Boston Marathon to Launch Competitive Para Athletic Division

New Division a First-of-its-Kind Offering in Major Marathon Events BOSTON, MA (10-April) – With over four decades of…

Apr 04

2019 Boston Marathon Injects More Than $200 million into Greater Boston Economy

BOSTON (April 4, 2019) - The 123rd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2019 marks an annual rite of spring in Boston…

Apr 03

World Class Fields Announced for B.A.A. 5K and B.A.A. Invitational Mile

Defending champions Buze Diriba and Hagos Gebrhiwet join American record holder Ben True to lead full slate of B.A.A.…

Apr 01

B.A.A. Announces Meb Keflezighi as 2019 Boston Marathon Grand Marshal

BOSTON (1-April) – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced the Grand Marshal for the 123rd Boston Marathon,…

Mar 15

Joan Benoit Samuelson To Run 2019 Boston Marathon

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of her 1979 victory, Samuelson returns to race from Hopkinton to Boston BOSTON – The…