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EVENT PREVIEW: Get energized with adidas, the BAA, and Boston RunBase!

When you’re sitting in traffic or caught up in everyday life, it’s easy to forget what a historic and scenic city Boston is. It’s important to take a step back every once in a while and appreciate what is right at our fingertips – and we’ve created an event to help you do just that! 228 more words

Events & Experiences

2015 Boston Marathon Donations Surpassed $28 Million

BOSTON (CBS) – Runners in this year’s Boston Marathon helped raise $28.3 million for more than 200 charity organizations, race officials announced on Tuesday.

Of the $28.3 million raised this year, a total of $15.6 million was raised through the Boston Athletic Association’s official charity program. 139 more words

News

Week 13: Boston Marathon Registration and 4th of July Celebration

What a week. A couple of major things to celebrate. The Boston Athletic Association announced last Wednesday (July 1st) that the Registration for the 2016 Boston Marathon opens September 14 (Monday) as I expected, which means the Ventura Marathon (9/13) is in. 492 more words

Training

B.A.A. 10K Sees 2 First-Time Winners In Soaking Rain

BOSTON (CBS) — The fifth annual B.A.A. 10K saw two first-time winners on a rainy Sunday.

Kenyans Daniel Salel and Mary Wacera finished first with times of 28:09 and 32:07, respectively. 107 more words

News

The Boston Marathon: Your Chance to Win Entry in 2016!

Have you always wanted to run THE marathon of all marathons?  Have you dreamt of crossing the finish line on Boylston Street?  Do you long to have a medal with a unicorn hanging around your neck?   796 more words

Marathon

Five Hours to Run, Fourteen Hours to Write, One hour to Read

“Rain, Snow, Winds of Storm –

Nought shall make me afraid.”

Flying east from the West Coast every third person seems to be a slim female heading for Boston. 3,980 more words

Life

Race Day!

It finally came: the BAA 5K! I’d been anticipating this event since the summer when I started running on a regular basis. I fell off my routine in the fall semester, but picked it up again in January, determined to be able to run in the race. 258 more words