Oct 12

B.A.A. Announces 2018 Boston Marathon Official Charity Program

Two new organizations join for the 122nd Boston Marathon

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association has announced the 34 organizations selected for the B.A.A.’s Official Charity Program for the 2018 Boston Marathon. Two new organizations…

Oct 08

Kenyans Sweep 2017 B.A.A. Half Marathon

Daniel Salel earns three-peat, while Joan Chelimo runs away with title at 17th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund.

Boston, MA -- Kenyans Daniel Salel and Joan Chelimo swept the top…

Oct 02

Reigning Champion, USA Olympians Return to Boston for this Sunday’s B.A.A. Half Marathon

Defending champion Daniel Salel and B.A.A. 10K winner Joan Chelimo lead strong international field for 17th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon. Olympians Dathan Ritzenhein and Abdi Abdirahman front American charge.

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic…

Sep 27

2018 Boston Marathon Qualifier Acceptances

Total field size set at 30,000 entrants

BOSTON - The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today continued its notification to applicants of their acceptance into the 2018 Boston Marathon®. In preparation for the 2018 Boston Marathon,…

Sep 20

Registration for the 2018 Boston Marathon Closes

Maximum number of runners to submit a qualifying time has now been reached.

BOSTON, Mass. - Registration for the 2018 Boston Marathon began on September 11, and the maximum number of athletes who qualified and applied for entry has now…

Sep 20

Terrence Mahon to Complete Work as Director of B.A.A. High Performance Program

California native to return to west coast at the conclusion of 2017

BOSTON, Mass. - The Boston Athletic Association today announced that head coach of its high performance team, Terrence Mahon, will depart the organization at the…

Sep 06

Registration for the 2018 Boston Marathon Opens Monday, September 11

Field size will be 30,000 official entrants for the 122nd running on April 16

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

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…