Jul 31

B.A.A. Names Marla Runyan Athletes with Disabilities Manager

Marla Runyan added to the Boston Athletic Association staff in a newly-created position

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced Marla Runyan as the organization’s first Athletes with Disabilities Manager. This…

Jul 10

B.A.A. Expands Leadership with Appointment of COO

Jack Fleming appointed Chief Operating Officer of the Boston Athletic Association

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has appointed Jack Fleming as its Chief Operating Officer. Fleming had been serving as the B.A.A.’s…

Jun 28

SUH Yun-Bok

1947 Boston Marathon champion passed away at the age of 94

SUH Yun-Bok, the 1947 Boston Marathon champion from Korea, passed away on Tuesday at the age of 94. Suh was the first Asian champion of the Boston Marathon, setting a then-world…

Jun 28

Boston Marathon Fundraising Raises $34.2 Million in 2017 Race

12% increase from the 2016 race

BOSTON, June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Marathon participants who ran on behalf of more than 200 non-profit organizations raised $34.2 million for charity in the 121st year of the historic race. The…

Jun 25

Chebii and Chelimo Secure Kenyan Sweep at B.A.A. 10K

Daniel Chebii retains title while Joan Chelimo earns first Boston win at 2017 B.A.A. 10K, presented by Brigham and Women’s Hospital

BOSTON (25-June) - On a picture-perfect summer morning for racing through downtown Boston, Kenya’s…

Jun 15

B.A.A. 10K Community Awareness Notice

Dear Community Member,

On Sunday, June 25, 2017, the Boston Athletic Association will host the seventh annual B.A.A. 10K, presented by Brigham and Women’s Hospital, which will be the B.A.A.’s first event following its successful 121st…

Jun 14

Boston Marathon and B.A.A. 10K Champions Lead Elite Field at 2017 B.A.A. 10K, presented by Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Boston Marathon champions Meb Keflezighi and Buzunesh Deba will join B.A.A. 10K winners Daniel Chebii and Mary Wacera for June 25 race.

BOSTON - The 2017 B.A.A. 10K, presented by Brigham and Women’s Hospital, will feature one of the…

May 17

The Road Ahead for the Boston Marathon, B.A.A.

Upcoming events and notable dates from the Boston Athletic Association

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association would like to extend its sincere appreciation to all those association with the success of the 2017 Boston Marathon. As the…

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…