I need to hit a BEST this year. Looks like I am headed back.

118th Boston Marathon

Dear Edward Carson,

This is to notify you that your entry into the 118th Boston Marathon on Monday, April 21, 2014 has been accepted, provided that the information you submitted is accurate.

A Confirmation of Acceptance card will be mailed to you via US Postal Service mail in October.

In early April 2014, an official Number Pick-up Card and Welcome Booklet regarding the B.A.A. Boston Marathon and related race week activities will be mailed to you via US Postal Service first class mail. If you do not receive your Number Pick-up Card (required to claim number) and brochure by April 9, please contact our Registration Office at registration@baa.org. Registration related inquiries may also be directed to 508-435-6905. Throughout the year we will issue email communications to remain in contact with you, providing race-related information as it becomes available. You may also want to follow us on Facebook to get regular updates from the B.A.A.

Note that bib numbers will not be distributed on Race Day. Your travel arrangements should take into account picking up your number at the Hynes Convention Center, 900 Boylston Street, on Friday, April 18 from noon to 7:00 p.m., Saturday, April 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., or Sunday, April 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Get the best hotel rates by using the Official Lodging form from Marathon Tours and Travel. For more information, email info@marathontours.com or call 617-242-7845.

JetBlue is proud to be the Official Airline of the Boston Marathon! Travel to Boston on JetBlue and save money with a promotional travel code available on our travel and accommodations page.

For additional tourist information, please visit www.bostonusa.com.

OneFund Boston, Inc.At the request of Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino, The One Fund Boston was formed to assist victims and families affected by the tragic events at the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 and in the days that followed. To donate to The One Fund, click here or on the image at left.

We look forward to seeing you in April! Best of luck in your training!


Boston Athletic Association