BOSTON, Oct. 17, 2017 – The 2017 B.A.A. Half Marathon marked the final event the New England Acura Dealers Association (NEADA) participated in as the official automotive sponsor. The other events included the Boston Marathon, B.A.A. Half Marathon, and B.A.A. 5K.
BOSTON – From the 2017 Acura NSX setting the pace of the 121st Boston Marathon, to escorting Grand Marshals Bobbi Gibb and Dave McKenzie in the “We are Boston” MDX, to the many spirited weekend events, the New England Acura Dealers (NEADA) ran a successful automotive sponsorship at the 2017 Boston Marathon.
Brighton, MA – April 17th will mark the 121st running of the Boston Marathon and a full day of the New England Acura Dealers Association (NEADA), official automotive sponsor of the 2017 Boston Marathon, spreading “We Are Boston” spirit along the marathon course. Among more than 30,000 participants journeying from Hopkinton to the finish line on Boylston Street, attendees will find Drew Spring (34) of Boston and Vadim Plesca (29) of Waltham, Mass. representing Acura of Boston.
Framingham, MA – On April 17, the 121st Boston Marathon will kick off with more than 30,000 participants running the 26.2-mile route through Hopkinton, Ashland, Framingham, Wellesley, Natick, Brookline, Newton, and Boston. On behalf of the New England Acura Dealers, the official automotive sponsor of the 2017 Boston Marathon, Herb Connolly Acura is providing invitational entries to two runners from the local area; Kelsey Barry (27) from Watertown, Mass. and Peter Thomson (49) from Belmont, Mass.
Nashua, NH – On April 17, New England Acura Dealers (NEADA) will set the pace for the more than 30,000 participants as the official pace car and automotive sponsor of the 121st Boston Marathon. This race will be filled will milestone moments – Kathrine Switzer’s participation in the race that she ran ironically in 1967; Ben Beach’s 50th consecutive run in the Boston Marathon plus all the blood, sweat and tears that the over 30,000 runners have shed to get to the starting line. Among the pack, you will find Amanda Muldoon (36) from Pelham, N.H. and Robyn Rios (45) from Nashua, N.H. who embody the passion for running and are proudly participating in the race thanks to Sunnyside Acura.
The New England Acura Dealers (NEADA) sold its twenty-thousandth Acura vehicle, completing its pledge to raise $1 million for the Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH) by November 2016. Since 2012, the NEADA has donated a portion of the proceeds from every Acura sold to the BCH Children’s Fund, an unrestricted fund that supports the hospital’s areas of greatest needs in patient care, research and community health.
The New England Acura Dealers Association (NEADA) will be sponsoring the 2016 Boston Half Marathon on Sunday, October 9 as part of their continued partnership with the Boston Athletic Association (BAA). The Boston Half Marathon starts at 8 a.m. ET at White Stadium in Boston’s Franklin Park.
The New England Acura Dealers are the official automotive sponsor of the 2017 Boston Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K.
For it’s second consecutive year, the New England Acura Dealers Association (NEADA) will serve as the official automotive sponsor of the 2017 Boston Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K. Leading up to the Marathon, the NEADA will support the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) through advertising and community outreach, including participating in the first-ever Boston Marathon Opening Day on Monday, September 12 at Boston Marathon adidas RunBase located at 855 Boylston Street in Boston.