|Half Marathon||Sunday, October 7, 2018||8:00am|
|Kids Races||Sunday, October 7, 2018||8:15am|
The B.A.A. Half Marathon highlights the beauty of Boston and Brookline's Emerald Necklace park system while furthering the Boston Athletic Association's mission of promoting health and fitness. The 13.1-mile, out and back, rolling course, begins and ends at White Stadium in Boston's Franklin Park. The park, one of the oldest in America, is located in Boston's Jamaica Plain and Dorchester neighborhoods. #BAAHalf
Why We Love It
Boston, loved or hated by sports fans everywhere, is a walkable city proud of its American Revolution heritage. With notable icons and significant events like the Boston Massacre, the USS Constitution, Paul Revere, and the Freedom Trail, it's no wonder Bostonians hold so much pride. It's also made famous by Fenway Park, Boston cream pie, New England Clam Chowder, and Samuel Adams Beer.
Free (or Almost Free) Stuff To Do
A 2.6-mile (4 km) stretch of historic sites pertaining to the Revolutionary War. A great place to learn about Boston's heritage.
A 7-mile (11 km) park system connecting Boston's green spaces, gardens, arboretums, ponds, and waterways. Many are home to playgrounds and picnic tables. Activities: bike, hike, walk/run.
|Boston Public Garden|
Adjacent to the Boston Common, this park is home to recreational pathways, manicured gardens, historic statues, and the popular Swan Boats. Activities: bike, walk/run.
A public park with ample green space, historic statues, Frog Pond, and a carousel. It is an anchor in the Emerald Necklace and is the start of the Freedom Trail.
|High - 61°F (16°C)||Low - 47°F (8°C)|
Logan International Airport (BOS)
Amtrak Boston Bay Back Station (BBY)
|Boston Harbor Hotel||5.6 mi (9 km) from start/finish|
|Boston Park Plaza||4.3 mi (6.9 km) from start/finish|
|Fairmont Copley Plaza||3.9 mi (6.3 km) from start/finish|
|Four Seasons Boston||4.3 mi (6.9 km) from start/finish|
|Hilton Boston Downtown Faneuil Hall||5.8 mi (9.3 km) from start/finish|
|Hyatt Regency Boston||4.4 mi (7 km) from start/finish|
|InterContinental Boston||4.8 mi (7.7 km) from start/finish|
|Langham Boston Hotel||5.7 mi (9.2 km) from start/finish|
|Loews Boston Hotel||3.9 mi (6.3 km) from start/finish|
|Mandarin Oriental Boston||3.9 mi (6.3 km) from start/finish|
|Marriott Boston Copley Place||3.7 mi (6 km) from start/finish|
|Marriott Boston Long Wharf||5.9 mi (9.5 km) from start/finish|
|Nine Zero Hotel||5.1 mi (8.2 km) from start/finish|
|Omni Parker House Hotel||5.1 mi (8.2 km) from start/finish|
|Onyx Hotel||5.9 mi (9.5 km) from start/finish|
|Residence Inn Back Back Fenway||3.5 mi (5.6 km) from start/finish|
|Revere Hotel Boston Common||4.1 mi (6.6 km) from start/finish|
|Sheraton Boston Hotel||3.7 mi (6 km) from start/finish|
|The Liberty Hotel||6.8 mi (11 km) from start/finish|
|The Ritz-Carlton Boston Common||4.7 mi (7.6 km) from start/finish|
|The Westin Copley Place||3.9 mi (6.3 km) from start/finish|
|W Boston||4.3 mi (6.9 km) from start/finish|