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BAA Launches Youth Jamboree For Local Children

BOSTON (CBS) — The Boston Athletic Association kicked off a new tradition Sunday, aimed at getting kids hooked on athletics.

Some took a running leap into the sand pit. 271 more words


Would-be Boston Marathon runners disqualified due to racecourse error in qualifying event

Ulysses Montoya looked down at his GPS tracker while passing the second mile marker during The Woodlands (Texas) Marathon on Saturday and found something curious. His Garmin watch read 1.2 miles. 15 more words


Boston Marathon Documentary Add Kennedy/Marshall Company

Acclaimed Producer Frank Marshall, Ryan Suffern Join Award-Winning Filmmaker Jon Dunham and Academy Award Nominee Megan Williams to Produce First Ever Feature-Length Documentary Film About the Boston Marathon… 650 more words


B.A.A. Half Marathon & Distance Medley

Yesterday, I completed my 2-in-1 goal of finishing the B.A.A. Half Marathon and Distance Medley. I finished the half in 2:02, which was a small PR for me (my best before this was 2:05). 2,841 more words

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“There’s no way to control a crowd like that if they don’t want to be controlled,” said former Boston Marathon race director Will Cloney¬†after huge throngs on… 665 more words


Shalane Flanagan, Daniel Chebii Win Boston Athletic Association 10K

BOSTON (CBS) — An American Olympic marathoner training for the Rio Olympics and a man from Kenya won the women’s and men’s races in the 6th annual Boston Athletic Association 10K Sunday morning. 378 more words


Marathons: A College Success Story

It wasn’t until my freshman orientation that I realized college wasn’t for me (Yes, the two day orientation the summer before college even starts).

Here I stand, four years later (after transferring, studying abroad, seemingly endless summers of catching up on credits, student teaching, and completing three marathons) with two Bachelor’s degrees and a license to teach in the State of Massachusetts. ¬† 533 more words