Registration is conducted on the BAA's web site. The race will be held Oct. 7, beginning at Franklin Park in Boston at 8:30 a.m. A field of 7,000 is expected.
The half marathon is the third and final event in the BAA's distance medley series, which also includes a 5K in April and a 10K in June.
- Steve Silva, Boston.com senior producer, two-time Boston Marathon sub-four hour runner.
- Ty Velde is a 16-time Boston qualifier who's completed 12 consecutive Boston Marathons and 25 marathons overall. Ty is now training for his 13th Boston run and will provide training tips for those who train solo and outside, no matter what temperature it is.
- Rich 'Shifter' Horgan is a 19-time Dana-Farber Marathon Challenge team member who runs in honor of his father, who died of colon cancer. He will provide updates on local running events with a focus on the charitable organizations that provide Boston Marathon entries for their organization's fund raising purposes