B.A.A. to showcase its history and connection to the running community at Run Show USA, Boston
Run Show USA, Boston the inaugural consumer running exposition scheduled Jan. 29-30, 2022, at Boston’s Hynes Convention Center, today announced that the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.), a non-profit organization with a mission of promoting a healthy lifestyle through sports, especially running, will be a key partner for the event, set to welcome more than 10,000 runners. The B.A.A. brings its capacity to reach and impact runners of all abilities through its programming and deep connection to the athletic community.
Thomas S. Grilk, President and Chief Executive Officer at the Boston Athletic Association commented: “The Boston Athletic Association is excited to bring more than 130 years of athletic excellence, including the 125-year-old Boston Marathon, to the Run Show. It is our great hope that our treasured archives will connect visitors to our history, while inspiring the active lifestyle in all of us.”
Nathalie Davies, Event Director of the Run Show USA said: “We are delighted to have the Boston Athletic Association on board as a partner, they have a long history and connection to the Boston running community through its world-renowned, Boston Marathon and year-round programming. It’s a perfect opportunity for visitors to Run Show USA, Boston to get to know more about the B.A.A. and how they can participate in its ongoing activities.”
With a first-class speaker line-up including Carl Lewis, Dean Karnazes, Susie Chan, Kelly Roberts and Camille Herron, the event will include a packed schedule of inspirational and educational talks; training tips from a wide range of experts; and product information from leading running brands. Special features include a Running Skills Theater, Trail Zone, Strength Training Zone, Gait Analysis and Recovery Zone. The Run Show USA, Boston is scheduled for late January 2022, at the beginning of the season when runners are looking for inspiration, top of the range gear and apparel, nutrition advice, races to enter and personal training technology designed to track their progress.