Boston Marathon News

Boston Marathon Race Director Encourages Kids To 'Dream Big'Boston Marathon Race Director Dave McGillivray has released his first children's book "Dream Big."
Man Paralyzed 3 Times Ready To Walk Boston MarathonWhile many will try to run the Boston Marathon as fast as they can next month, Thomas Smith will be walking the 26.2 mile route.
Elite American Women Confident They Can End Boston Marathon Victory DroughtAn American woman hasn't won the Boston Marathon since 1985, but there's a confidence within this year's elite runners that the 33-year drought will come to an end on April 16.
Boston Marathon Banners Unveiled Near Finish LineThis year's banners feature John Hancock's theme and the hashtag #TogetherForward.
John Hancock's Boston Marathon Runners Helping City Youth Achieve DreamsJohn Hancock employees were out pounding the pavement during a reprieve from the snow to get ready for the Boston Marathon.
Best Spots To Watch The Boston MarathonMore than half a million people line the 26.2 mile Boston Marathon course each Patriots’ Day, to cheer on elite athletes, loved ones, and complete strangers.
Hundreds Take Part In 'Superhero Run' Before Boston MarathonMore than 400 runners participated, supporting countless charities and organizations.
Boston Marathon Director, Belmont Mom Finish 7 Marathons On 7 Continents In 7 DaysThe B.A.A. Boston Marathon Race Director has completed seven marathons on seven continents in seven days.
2018 Boston Marathon International Elite Team Led By 6 Former Champs2017 Boston Marathon winners Geoffrey Kirui and Edna Kiplagat of Kenya will both be back to defend their titles in April.
Yuki Kawauchi Sets World Record At Marshfield MarathonYuki Kawauchi will bring a new world record with him to his first Boston Marathon in a few months.
Japan's Yuki Kawauchi Added To Boston Marathon's Elite TeamJapanese runner Yuki Kawauchi will be racing to the finish line in the Boston Marathon in 2018, and hopes he'll be improving on a world record that afternoon.
Flanagan Says Americans Can 'Dream Bigger' After Her NYC Marathon WinFlanagan is the headliner on John Hancock's elite American team for the 2018 Boston Marathon; arguably, the best American field assembled since Hancock became the race's principal sponsor in 1986.