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Results and Commentary: 2017 Race Highlights

Highlights from the 17th running of the B.A.A. Half Marathon

Kenyans Daniel Salel and Joan Chelimo swept the top spots at today’s 17th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. Salel completed the three-peat, running away from a large lead pack in the final two miles before breaking the tape in 1:04:31. Calling Boston her lucky city, Chelimo returned to the Bay State and earned a commanding victory in 1:10:31.

A total of 6,431 participants started the B.A.A. Half Marathon, including more than one thousand B.A.A. Distance Medley runners. The B.A.A. Half Marathon was the third and final event of the 2017 B.A.A. Distance Medley, a three-race series that includes the B.A.A. 5K and B.A.A. 10K.


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2017 Race Highlights

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