Boston Athletic Association
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.
The Boston Athletic Association will have a new race this summer – the B.A.A. 10K.
The Boston Athletic Association is making it tougher to qualify for the Boston Marathon.
Runners have already started training for next year’s Boston Marathon, two months after the race organizers posted a record registration.