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B.A.A. Announces Safety Protocol for 125th – Vaccination or Negative COVID test Required

B.A.A. Announces Participant Health & Safety Policies for 125th Boston Marathon BOSTON—The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced that entrants in the 125th Boston Marathon, scheduled for Monday, October 11, will need to either provide proof of vaccination or produce a negative COVID-19 test in order to participate in the …

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Two-Time Boston Champion, Reigning World Champion Desisa Enters the Boston Field – Full Lists

Two-time Boston Marathon Winner & Reigning World Champion Lelisa Desisa to return for October’s 125th Running Desisa and fellow Ethiopian Kelkile Gezahegn added to John Hancock Professional Athlete Field   BOSTON—The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced that two-time Boston Marathon champion, reigning World Athletics Marathon champion, and 2:04:45 marathoner …

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Olympic Marathon Medalist Molly Seidel Leads Strongest US Women’s Field in NYC Marathon History

Olympic Medalist Molly Seidel to Lead Strongest Field of American Women in TCS New York City Marathon History on November 7   Tokyo Olympians Aliphine Tuliamuk, Sally Kipyego and Emily Sisson, and Boston Marathon champion Des Linden to highlight open division   Five-time champion Tatyana McFadden, two-time champion Amanda McGrory …

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2:04:06 & 2:19:36 Top Men and Women’s Seeded Times for 125th Boston – Int’l and US Lineup

Olympians, Paralympians, Global Marathon Winners To Compete at 125th Boston Marathon October’s 125th Boston Marathon features world class fields as part of the Professional Men, Women, Wheelchair, and Para Athletics Divisions BOSTON—The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced more than 140 athletes will compete at the 125th Boston Marathon as …

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Solid Men & Women’s Course Records Dropped at Bobby Doyle 5M USATF-GP (Viral interviews with the record setters)

It was overcast, humid and 72˚ for the Bobby Doyle 5M/USATF-NE GP barnburner in Narragansett, RI yesterday.   IMG_2098 – Interview with women’s record setter Erika Kemp. (1 minute 20 seconds long)     IMG_2097 – Interview with Men’s 1-2 finishers Matt McDonald and Paul Hogan (1 minute 18 seconds long)   …

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13 Past Champions To Race Boston, Innovative Prize Restructuring Maintains Largest $ Purse of Abbott World Marathon Majors

13 Boston Marathon Champions To Race Historic Fall 125th Boston Marathon The 125th Boston Marathon will make history as the first Abbott World Marathon Major event to offer equal $50,000 course record bonuses across open and wheelchair divisions     BOSTON—The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced that 13 Boston …

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US Olympians Tuliamuk, Riley & Abdi to Run Peachtree US 10K Championship on July 4

Olympians Tuliamuk, Riley and Abdirahman Return to Atlanta-Journal Constitution Peachtree Road Race Peachtree to Host U.S. 10km Championship on July 4, 40th Running of Shepherd Center Wheelchair Division       ATLANTA — May 26, 2021 —  Championship road racing returns to Atlanta at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race …

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