Boston Athletic Association
After 28 years of service, Guy Morse III is set to retire from the Boston Athletic Association at the end of this year.
Boston Marathon officials have granted 2,160 deferments into the 2013 race to runners who opted to sit out this year because of the heat.
The Boston Marathon may have been a month ago, but the Boston Athletic Association is still very busy honoring the 125th anniversary of the storied race.
Twenty-five sighted runners will be blindfolded when they run the BAA 5K along with 6,000 other runners on Sunday.
Over 100 people attended a ceremony Tuesday night at the Greek Consulate on Beacon Hill, where the Honorable Consul General of Greece, Ilias Fotopoulos, presented four olive branch wreaths to the Boston Athletic Association.
Ali Abdosh of Ethiopia won the Boston Half Marathon by 5 seconds over Sam Chelanga of Kenya on Sunday, and Janet Cherobon-Bawcom captured the women’s race.
Registration for the 2012 Boston Marathon is closed, and organizers say the new system is a success.
The Boston Half Marathon is all filled up.
Boston Marathon champions Geoffrey Mutai and Caroline Kilel are returning to Boston to compete in the inaugural B.A.A 10k on June 26.
Kids got in on the Boston Marathon fun Sunday morning as the Boston Athletic Association held an invitational mile-long race for high school students.