May 01

B.A.A. Announces 2018 Boston Marathon Registration Dates

Registration Opens Monday, September 11, at 10:00 a.m. ET

BOSTON - Registration for the 2018 Boston Marathon will open on Monday, September 11, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. ET. The Boston Athletic Association will use the same process to…

Apr 17

Geoffrey Kirui Soars to Victory

Kenyan Kirui took home the title after battling American Galen Rupp

By James O'Brien

As runners assembled in Hopkinton for the 121st running of the Boston Marathon, it was the weather as much as the…

Apr 17

Kiplagat Runs Away with Boston Title in Triumphant Fashion

Kenya's Edna Kiplagat cruises to first Boston Marathon win in 2:21:52

By Barbara Huebner

Three days before the 121st Boston Marathon, Edna Kiplagat’s plan was to make a move in the last 5K of the race…

Apr 17

Marcel Hug and Manuela Schar Win Boston Marathon

Swiss Stars Sweep Wheelchair Titles at 2017 Boston Marathon

By Jean Cann

A tailwind and warm, dry weather, along with a world-class field, helped set the stage for fast times in the push rim wheelchair…

Apr 15

Nick Willis Continues Winning Ways at B.A.A. Invitational Mile

The two-time Olympian from New Zealand

By James O'Brien

Returning to the B.A.A. Invitational Mile for the first time since 2014, two-time Olympic medalist Nick Willis was destined to earn his third…

Apr 15

Canadian Olympian Nicole Sifuentes Wins B.A.A. Invitational Mile

She breaks course record in her first appearance at event.

By Barbara Huebner

Under a cloudless blue sky “on the most gorgeous day ever,” Nicole Sifuentes was asked how she felt. “Terrible,” she said…

Apr 15

Buze Diriba Takes B.A.A. 5K Crown

Molly Huddle is unable to keep the streak alive

By Barbara Huebner

Since 2014, Molly Huddle has owned the B.A.A. 5K, winning three years in a row and setting an American record in 2015. So when she…

Apr 15

Ben True Sets American Record

Wins Fourth B.A.A. 5K

Story By James O'Brien

On a picture-perfect day for racing through downtown Boston, New England-native Ben True stormed to his fourth B.A.A. 5K win, establishing a new American…

Apr 13

B.A.A. Makes Contribution in Support of Martin’s Park

Boston’s newest park will be universally accessible for all children

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced that a contribution of $20,000 will be donated to the construction of Martin’s Park at Children’s…

Apr 12

B.A.A. to Implement Changes to Boston Marathon Handcycle Program

Changes Will Take Effect for 2017 Boston Marathon on Monday, April 17

The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.), organizers of the Boston Marathon, is taking action to demonstrate its commitment to the participation and recognition of…