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McGillivray Marks 25th Year, 40th Running Boston

Dave McGillivray
Marks 25 Years with B.A.A. Boston Marathon

 

Featured recently in
Runner‰Ûªs World as the ‰ÛÏBoston Wrangler‰Û, McGillivray also will run marathon for
40th consecutive time

 

BOSTON
 (April
11, 2012) ‰ÛÒ Dave McGillivray will mark his 25th
year with the B.A.A. Boston Marathon this Monday – 13 years as race director
and the first 12 years as technical director. After overseeing the
race
that day,

he will then return to the start line in Hopkinton and run the historic
marathon for the 40th consecutive time ‰ÛÒ fourth on the all-time
list.

 

McGillivray
also was recently profiled in a Runner‰Ûªs World piece by acclaimed sportswriter
Steve Rushin. The 10-page article, entitled ‰ÛÏThe Boston Wrangler,‰Û provided
insights into McGillivray‰Ûªs approach to work and life and his many
accomplishments, including raising millions of dollars for charity through
athletics. Read the article at http://www.runnersworld.com/cda/microsite/article/0,8029,s6-239-506-0-14290-0,00.html.

 

On
Monday night, the B.A.A. Boston Marathon recognized McGillivray for his 25
years with the race and his 40 years in a row running the course. The
recognition was made by B.A.A. Executive Director Tom Grilk at the final
Organizing Committee meeting held at the B.A.A offices in Boston. This year
marks the 116th edition of the world‰Ûªs oldest annual marathon.

 

McGillivray,
a Medford, Mass., native who lives in North Andover, Mass., is president and
founder of DMSE, Inc. ‰ÛÒ Dave McGillivray Sports Enterprises, also known as DMSE
Sports. 

 

Now in its 31st year, DMSE Sports
specializes in creating, marketing and producing mass participatory athletic
events throughout the U.S. and abroad. DMSE (www.dmsesports.com)
will manage more than 30 races this year, including the B.A.A. Boston Marathon
this Monday and other iconic road races across the U.S., including the TD Beach
to Beacon 10K in Maine, the New Balance Falmouth Road Race in Cape Cod and the
Bellin Run in Green Bay, Wis.

 

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