The race around Central Park will take place June 14.
Past champions will attempt to make history at the annual women’s-only race in Albany, New York.
The two-time runner-up in New York is ready for her Boston debut.
Track specialists Molly Huddle and Sally Kipyego will make their half-marathon debuts on the women's side.
Ethiopian Buzunesh Deba is runner-up for the second time in a row.
The Ethiopians would love to repeat their 1-2 finish from 2011.
A slew of sub-2:30 women have come from far and wide to race in New York on Sunday.
Harsh conditions slow times across the board.
The Ethiopian couple is a potent athlete/coach team.