Jul 02

Registration for 124th Boston Marathon Virtual Experience to Open Tuesday, July 7

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced that registration for the 124th Boston Marathon Virtual Experience will open on Tuesday, July 7 at 10:00 a.m. The virtual race is open…

Jul 01

2020 Boston Marathon Official Charity Program Organizations Invited to Return for 2021 Boston Marathon

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced that members of the 2020 Boston Marathon Official Charity Program will be invited to return as…

May 28

124th Boston Marathon to be Held Virtually

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced that the 124th Boston Marathon will be held as a virtual event, following Boston Mayor Martin Walsh’s cancellation of the marathon as a mass participation road running event due to the COVID-…

May 14

B.A.A. Recognizes Student-Athletes through Class of 2020 and B.A.A. Honor Roll

The Boston Athletic Association proudly recognizes the B.A.A. Scholastic Mile Class of 2020 and Middle School 1K Honor Roll. Sixty-four middle and high school athletes from the cities and towns along the Boston Marathon…

Apr 24

Keizo Yamada

The B.A.A. has learned that Keizo Yamada, the 1953 Boston Marathon champion from Japan, passed away on April 2 of natural causes at the age of 92. At the 57th Boston Marathon, Yamada set a new course record by claiming victory in a time of 2…

Apr 16

WBZ and B.A.A. Announce Patriots' Day Of Giving on Monday, April 20

On Monday, April 20, CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV and The Boston Athletic Association will help bring people together with an all-day fundraising effort, “A Patriots’Day of Giving,”to help raise funds and awareness for the Massachusetts COVID-19 Relief…

Apr 09

2020 B.A.A. 10K Postponed Until November 22

Road Race Postponed due to COVID-19 Pandemic

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced that the 2020 B.A.A. 10K, presented by Brigham and Women’s Hospital, has been postponed from June 21 until Sunday, November 22, due to…

Apr 06

Join Us in Turning the Commonwealth Blue to Thank the Front Lines

Community Asked to Let Front Lines Know: “You Are Essential. We Are Grateful.”
124 Race Bibs for 124th Boston Marathon Donated to Boston-area Hospitals and Boston Resiliency Fund in Recognition of Ongoing Work During Crisis

To…

Apr 03

Boston Athletic Association Donates $100,000 to Boston Resiliency Fund and Contributes Medical Supplies, Food to Local Agencies

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced it will contribute $100,000 to the Boston Resiliency Fund, which provides essential services to Boston residents affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to donating race-related…

Apr 01

Information for Registered Participants of the Boston Marathon and B.A.A. 5K

B.A.A. to offer refunds for first time

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced that participants in the 2020 Boston Marathon, which was originally scheduled for April 20, 2020 but postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic,…