Ready to Make Your 2020 Boston Marathon Dreams Come True? Here’s How – Women’s Running
The Boston Athletic Association launched its registration dates for the April 20, 2020 race. Get that BQ and mark your calendars.
Are you aiming for the 2020 Boston Marathon? Registration starts at 10 a.m. on September nine, the Boston Athletic Association introduced on Wednesday.
The registration procedure for the 124th version of the celebrated race will paintings the similar method it has right through the previous a number of years. The quickest qualifiers from every age workforce and gender classification get the primary crack and it rolls on till the sector cap has been reached.
10 a.m. Monday, September nine: runners who’ve met their qualifying time via 20 mins or extra
10 a.m. Wednesday, September 11: runners who’ve met their qualifying time via 10 mins or extra
10 a.m. Friday, September 13: runners who’ve met their qualifying same old via 5 mins or extra.
five p.m. September 14: registration closes for one week
If house stays, officers will reopen registration for all qualifiers at 10 a.m. September nine till five p.m. September 18—the quickest via gender and age workforce will admitted till the race is complete.
The 2020 race is also the primary yr that the qualifying requirements are 5 mins quicker for all runners. It’s the primary time since 2013 that the days were tightened—the qualification window opened September 15, 2018 and closes when registration starts.
“Achieving a Boston Marathon qualifying time and earning a spot on the starting line in Hopkinton is something athletes from across the world strive for each year,” mentioned Tom Grilk, B.A.A. leader government officer, in a written observation.