• NCAA Champion Emma Bates To Join B.A.A. High Performance Team

    July 27, 2015 Comments Off on NCAA Champion Emma Bates To Join B.A.A. High Performance Team Featured, News

    The 12-time All American is the newest addition to the B.A.A.’s elite athlete group, coached by Terrence Mahon. BOSTON, Mass. – The Boston Athletic Association is pleased to announce that former NCAA 10,000 meter champion Emma Bates has joined the B.A.A. High Performance Team, coached by Terrence Mahon. Bates,

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  • Tropical Storm Bill drops in on the Fifth Annual B.A.A. 10K

    June 24, 2015 Comments Off on Tropical Storm Bill drops in on the Fifth Annual B.A.A. 10K Featured, News

    Tropical storm Bill may have dampened the day and slowed the race times, but not the spirit of the runners for the 5th Annual B.A.A. 10K with nearly 6,000 finishers splashing around the streets of Boston on Sunday morning.

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  • B.A.A. Team Sweeps Team Competition

    December 3, 2014 Comments (0) News

    Exciting races played out at the 24th Mayor’s Cup, presented by the B.A.A. and adidas, at Franklin Park on Sunday, with athletes competing in races at the youth, open, and masters levels. The Boston Athletic Association claimed Men’s and Women’s Championship team titles, while also taking home top

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  • Jen Rhines – October Athlete of the Month

    November 7, 2014 Comments (0) News

    Jen Rhines of the Boston Athletic Association is USA Track & Field – New England’s Athlete of the Month for October 2014 following an outstanding month of distance running. The 40-year old scored top places in several masters and open competitions. On October 5, Rhines won USATF Masters 5K Championship

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  • B.A.A.’s statement on Rita Jeptoo

    October 31, 2014 Comments (0) News

    We will await the issuance of an official statement from the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) before further addressing the matter. Top finishers at the Boston Marathon are tested in accordance with the strict guidelines set forth by the IAAF, and the B.A.A. cooperates with all testing

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  • Seventeen schools converge on Franklin Park for 18th annual event.

    October 28, 2014 Comments (0) News

    Seventeen schools from the City of Boston competed at today’s Boston Middle School Cross Country Championships, hosted by the Boston Athletic Association with adidas at Franklin Park, and in conjunction with Boston Public Schools, Boston Centers for Youth & Families, and the Boston Parks & Recreation

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  • Jen Rhines Breaks American Masters Record

    October 13, 2014 Comments (0) News

    The Boston Athletic Association shined at the 2014 USATF National Women’s Club Team 10K Championships in Boston, taking home the national title. Racing together for a majority of the race, the B.A.A.’s Katie Matthews, Jen Rhines, and Juliet Bottorff all finished in the top 13. Matthews led the squad with a

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  • Daska, Desisa Crowned Champions of the 14th B.A.A. Half Marathon

    October 12, 2014 Comments (0) News

    On a picture perfect day for racing, Ethiopians Mamitu Daska and Lelisa Desisa were crowned champions at the 14th B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. Daska established a new event record of 1:08:20, while Desisa earned his second consecutive B.A.A. Half Marathon victory

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