Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon coverage from the entire week of racing and running. Boston Marathon results, race analysis, Interviews with Boston Marathon participants, officials and professional runners.

Op-Ed: No, I Don’t Think The B.A.A Is Sexist

Nicolle Monico / May 4, 2018

In case you haven’t been reading the latest running news following this year’s Boston Marathon, Desi Linden won, the weather was horrific and a handful of non-elite women ran top-15 net finish times. The weather created a very crazy and wild race day for everyone, producing some of the slowest finish times in Patriots’ Day […]

Behind-the-Scenes at the Boston Marathon

Nicolle Monico / April 27, 2018

They say you’ll never forget your first marathon. And after Marathon Monday this past April 16, I can tell you that they—the proverbial, all-knowing truth tellers in the sky—were correct. I won’t. But to be clear, I’ve never actually logged more than 13.1 miles in a race or in life. And even now, my longest […]

Reebok’s New Racer Carries Elites Into Boston’s Top 10

Nicolle Monico / April 20, 2018

In 2014, American runner Tyler Pennel debuted at the Twin Cities Marathon and made his mark in the running world by winning in 2:13:23. Two years later, the athlete placed 5th in the Olympic Marathon Trials (the USA Marathon Championships) in Los Angeles and planned to compete in the trials for the 2016 Olympics but […]

Amby Burfoot On Running Boston 50 Years After Win

Nicolle Monico / April 19, 2018

In 1965, Amby Burfoot entered the Boston Marathon for the first time and finished in 25th place. Back then, to get a bib, runners only had to enter the race and pay the fee, there was no need to qualify beforehand. It was only a year later, that the runner met a young woman named Bobbi Gibb who would go on to become the […]

A Mile-by-Mile Look at the Boston Marathon Course

Women's Running / April 17, 2018

[brightcove id=”5770972589001″] Video originally appeared on Women’s Running and was produced by Greg Liszt, music by Jenna Moynihan and text by Rebecca Warren. The Boston Marathon is one of the most prestigious races in the world. But if you’re a first-time runner in the event, the course can seem daunting if you’ve never experienced it. Watch […]

Video: Des Linden Talks About Training for Boston

Visit Mammoth / April 17, 2018

Video courtesy of Visit Mammoth Boston Marathon winner Desiree Linden shares how training in Mammoth helps her prepare for her running goals and what challenges she’s considering tackling in the future.  RELATED: Boston 2018 Coldest on Record Desiree Linden Wins Boston Marathon All About Boston’s Newest Champ Yuki Kawauchi

Boston 2018 Coldest on Record

Susan Lacke / April 17, 2018

Mother Nature unleashed her wrath on the Boston Marathon to create 30-degree temperatures, freezing rain, and headwinds of more than 25 miles per hour.

Sarah Sellers, Who?

Nicolle Monico / April 16, 2018

If you’re like most people, as the announcer for the 2018 Boston Marathon read aloud Sarah Sellers’ name as the second place finisher, you probably thought, “who?” As the nation quickly began Googling away, the virtually-unknown 26-year-old solidified her name in history by placing in one of the most prestigious racing events in the world. A former Weber State University long-distance runner Sarah Callister Sellers […]