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New Wrinkles to 125th Boston Include no Staging Area, Rolling Start & “maybe” Negative Testing Proof from the Already Vaccinated

B.A.A. Announces Entry Fees, Registration Insurance, and Participant Safety Updates for 125th Boston Marathon BOSTON—The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced today that the entry fee for the in-person 125th Boston Marathon for qualifiers will remain $205.00 USD for United States residents and $255.00 USD for international residents. There will be …

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Hartford Marathon Foundation Taps Experts For Safe In-Person Race Protocol Starting With “Live” Event in May

Hartford Marathon Foundation Engages Committee of Experts   in Developing Thorough Covid-19 Mitigation Strategies HMF leads efforts for safe return of Eversource Hartford Marathon and 2021 road races   April 5, 2021 – Glastonbury, CT – The Hartford Marathon Foundation (HMF) has culled the expertise of leading public health officials and medical experts …

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125th Boston Marathon “Virtual” Fact Sheet – Everything Needed to Know for Oct. 8-10 virtual participation

Virtual 125th Boston Marathon Fact Sheet Everything you need to know about the Virtual 125th Boston Marathon, held October 8–10 prior to the in-person 125th Boston Marathon on Monday, October 11   Who can participate? The virtual 125th Boston Marathon is open to runners of all levels and abilities. Registration …

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In-person Field Size to be Reduced for 125th Boston Marathon in Oct. – Virtual Edition Offered to First 70,000 Entrants

B.A.A. Announces Virtual Fall Boston Marathon Open to First 70,000 Entrants Held in addition to in-person Boston Marathon in celebration of the 125th edition of the historic race     BOSTON—The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced it will offer a virtual Boston Marathon, which will be open to everyone …

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Black History Month – Ted Corbitt 6-Mile Loop in NY’s Central Park Dedicated to the Pioneering Legend

IN CELEBRATION OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH NYC PARKS NAMES 6-MILE CENTRAL PARK LOOP FOR STORIED BLACK OLYMPIAN RUNNER First Black American Olympian and training pioneer Theodore ‘Ted’ Corbitt honored in Central Park–Ted Corbitt Loop Next phase of park namings to include public suggestions–Parks encourages New Yorkers to submit names in …

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Boston Based Olympian Molly Seidel Racing 13.1M This Weekend in Atlanta…Goal: 1:08 to 1:09

Olympian Molly Seidel Headlines Elite Half Marathon in Atlanta This Weekend Great Britain’s Eilish McColgan to Make Half Marathon Debut         ATLANTA —  – One-year after making history at the unforgettable 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Marathon, Olympian Molly Seidel returns to Atlanta to headline a …

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NH’s Millennium Running Has Staged 37 In-Person Events During the Pandemic, Raising $67K for Charity

Millennium Running has produced 37 in-person events with over 11,000 finishers and raises over $67,000 for Charity during COVID.     With the support from the State of New Hampshire’s COVID Task Force, NH Governor Chris Sununu, the NH Attorney General’s Office, and nearly a dozen local towns and cities …

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NB Indoor GP on Feb. 13 to be Staged in NY, No Spectators – Broadcast Live on NBC Feb. 13 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM

World Athletics Championships medalists McLaughlin, Lyles and Bromell return  to New Balance Indoor Grand Prix on Feb. 13   Trio of world’s top milers to clash over 1500m at 26th annual event       BOSTON, Mass. (Jan. 27, 2021) – World Athletics Championships medalists Sydney McLaughlin, Noah Lyles and …

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