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. races on Saturday

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced an elite field of world…

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, to be run on Monday, April 15, 2019. Meb Keflezighi, winner of the 2014 Boston Marathon, will serve as Grand Marshal on…

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 Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced today that two-time Boston Marathon champion and Olympic gold medalist…

Mar 06

Marathon Brewing Releases Signature Beer: 26.2 Brew Nationwide

Uniquely designed with today’s runner in mind, 26.2 Brew offers athletes a refreshing reward

March 6, 2019 Boston, MASS – Today, Marathon Brewing, a new endeavor from The Boston Beer Company, announces the launch of 26.2 Brew. The…

Feb 14

Almond Breeze Named Presenting Sponsor of Pre-Race Dinner

Blue Diamond Growers to fuel athletes in advance of 2019 race

Blue Diamond Growers and the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) proudly announced today the beginning of a sponsorship agreement naming Blue Diamond Almond Breeze…

Feb 01

Dana Giordano Joins B.A.A. High Performance Team

Dartmouth graduate and 4:34 miler to be coached by Ricardo Santos

Jan 10

John Hancock Announces 2019 Boston Marathon Elite Team

82 Elite Athletes, Including Olympians, Paralympians, World Champions and Abbott World Marathon Majors Winners, from 15 Countries Invited for 123rd Running on April 15

John Hancock and the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today…

Dec 18

John Hancock Announces 2019 Boston Marathon U.S. Elite Team

29 Member Team includes Olympians, National Champions, Pan-American Medalists, Paralympians and Abbott World Marathon Majors Champions

BOSTON, MA, December 18, 2018, 10:00 a.m. EST—John Hancock, the principal sponsor of the Boston…

Dec 18

Ohme-Hochi and the Boston Marathon Continue Tradition

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) is proud to announce that two student-athletes have been chosen to represent the organization at the Ohme-Hochi Road Race in Japan. Since 1975, the Ohme-Hochi Road Race and the B.A.A. have traditionally…

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…