Feb 15

2018 Boston Marathon to Feature Ceremonial Military Relay

Sixteen members of U.S. Armed Forces to pass baton along course on Patriots' Day

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced a commemorative military relay will be included in the 122nd running of the Boston…

Feb 08

Defending Champions Highlight Top Contenders in 2018 Boston Marathon Push Rim Wheelchair Division

World best and course record holders Marcel Hug and Manuela Schar return to defend titles at the 122nd Boston Marathon on Patriots' Day

BOSTON – Eight Boston Marathon champions, including reigning winners Marcel Hug and Manuela Schar of…

Feb 05

Ricardo Santos Named New Coach of B.A.A. High Performance Team

Santos succeeds Terrence Mahon, who continues to serve the B.A.A. High Performance team in an advisory capacity.

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that Ricardo Santos will become the next coach of its…

Jan 11

John Hancock Announces 2018 Boston Marathon International Elite Field

46 Elite Athletes from 13 Countries Invited for 122nd Running on April 16

BOSTON, MA, January 10, 2018 - In its 33rd year as principal sponsor of the Boston Marathon, John Hancock today announced the elite field for the 122nd Boston…

Dec 11

John Hancock Announces 2018 Boston Marathon U.S. Elite Field

15 Member Team includes Olympic, World and Pan-American Medalists, Abbott World Marathon Majors Champions, and North American Record Holders

BOSTON, MA - John Hancock today announced its strongest U.S. Elite Team since…

Dec 09

Team B.A.A.’s Sarah Pagano Wins USATF National Club Cross Country Title

B.A.A. Women’s team and Men’s Masters team place second at National Championships

BOSTON – B.A.A. High Performance team member Sarah Pagano won the USATF National Club Cross Country Championships earlier today in Lexington, Kentucky,…

Dec 08

Boston Athletic Association Unveils Campaign for 2018 Boston Marathon

Organization’s Year of Service celebrates service to country, mission, and community.

BOSTON – Today, the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced its campaign for the 2018 Boston Marathon, the “Year of Service”.  The Year of…

Dec 06

John Hancock Announces Return of Defending Champions to 2018 Boston Marathon

2018 Marks 33rd Year of John Hancock’s Principal Sponsorship of the Boston Marathon

BOSTON, MA - John Hancock today announced the return of 2017 Boston Marathon champions Edna Kiplagat and Geoffrey Kirui for the 122nd running of the…

Oct 23

Seidel and Mahalsky Take Championship Titles at 2017 Mayor's Cup Cross Country Championships

A picture-perfect day awaited athletes from beginning runners to experienced Olympians

Molly Seidel and Ryan Mahalsky ran their way to victories at the Boston Mayor’s Cup Cross Country Meet on Sunday, October 22, earning dominant wins…

Oct 20

Dr. Michael P. O’Leary Named President of the B.A.A.

O’Leary becomes Boston Athletic Association’s 24th President, effective October 17

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that Dr. Michael P. O’Leary has been elected B.A.A. President by the B.A.A. Board of…