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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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Back From Trials, Sara Hall and Maine native Emily Durgin Go 1-2 at Peachtree 10K; Chelanga Wins Men’s US Title

ATLANTA – Deep and talented fields led to thrilling finishes Sunday morning at the USATF 10 km Championships presented by Toyota, as Sara Hall earned her eleventh USATF Running Circuit title, while Sam Chelanga earned his sixth USATF title.     Race highlights and coverage of the USATF 10 km …

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New England Boasts 1500m Olympians Elle Purrier St. Pierre (VT) & Heather MacLean (MA)

Is the Quad at UMass/Amherst overflowing with revelers? Are the cows mooing in Montgomery, VT? Should be.   Two-thirds of the women’s Olympic 1500 team are New Englanders, members of Team New Balance Boston and graduates of UMass/Amherst and UNH.     In 94-degree heat, VT’s Elle Purrier St. Pierre …

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Presented by REI, Boston 10K for Women Welcomes Puma as Official Footwear and Apparel Partner

PUMA to become the Official Footwear and Apparel Partner of the Boston 10K for Women, presented by REI Boston-based PUMA pushing the pace in women’s running.   Boston, MA – Conventures, Inc., organizers of the Boston 10K for Women, presented by REI, today proudly introduced PUMA as its official footwear …

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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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125th Boston Marathon Qualifier Acceptances Announced – 7:47 Under Your Qualifier is What’s Needed This Year

125th Boston Marathon Qualifier Acceptances Announced BOSTON—The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has begun to notify qualified applicants of their acceptance or non-acceptance into the in-person 125th Boston Marathon to be held on Monday, October 11, 2021. Qualifiers who were 7 minutes, 47 seconds (7:47) or faster than the qualifying time …

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Registration Open For 3-State New England Endurance Relay on August 28

Hartford Marathon Foundation Opens Registration for 2021 RiMaConn Relay, presented by Webster Bank Three-state endurance relay event planned with safety modifications, sustainability initiatives  The Hartford Marathon Foundation (HMF) today opened registration for the much-anticipated return of the three-state team RiMaConn relay race along the East Coast Greenway, presented by Webster …

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2018 Boston Marathon Champion Des Linden to Race 125th Edition This October 11

Des Linden to Race 125th Boston Marathon 2018 champion announced as first member of the John Hancock Professional Athlete Team       BOSTON— Des Linden, the 2018 Boston Marathon champion and two-time Olympic marathoner, today announced that she will compete in the 125th Boston Marathon on Monday, October 11, …

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