Boston Marathon

Marathon Bombing Survivor's New Book A True Story Of FriendshipRoseann Sdoia and three people who now make up her "inner circle" didn’t even know each other before the Boston Marathon bombing. But the bond they share now is as close as any they have ever known.
Helping Addicts, Ultra Runner To Tackle Boston Marathon Course 4 TimesFor every small step Henry Ward takes, it reminds him of just how far he's come and the stranger he may help just down the road.
Boston Marathon Pioneer Among Participants At 'Hop 21' Tune-Up RunSome tagged along behind trailblazer Kathrine Switzer Saturday morning as she prepares to run next month's Boston Marathon on the 50th anniversary of her first official race.
Everett Police Officers Running Boston Marathon In Memory Of Fellow Officer's DaughterA couple of Everett police officers are answering a call to help one of their own.
Denna Laing Excited For First Boston Marathon: 'It's Going To Be A Crazy Experience'While working hard is nothing new for former women's hockey star Denna Laing, training for the Boston Marathon is uncharted territory.
Former Boston Officer Hopes Marathon Run Inspires Others To Fight Addiction, HomelessnessFormer Boston Police officer Danny Dwyer used running during his road to recovery.
Make It Your Moment: 2017 Boston Marathon Banners UnveiledThe official banners for the 2017 Boston Marathon were unveiled Tuesday as race officials announced the theme for this year’s race.
Desi Linden Returns To Boston Marathon With Quiet ConfidenceAfter a year away for the Rio Olympics, American Desi Linden is ready to return to the finish line on Boylston Street.
Watch The Boston Marathon Live On CBSBoston.com & WBZ-TV; Listen On WBZ NewsRadio 1030CBS Boston has you covered for the 121st Boston Marathon, with live coverage on CBSBoston.com, WBZ-TV and WBZ NewsRadio 1030. New to this year's TV broadcast team, Marblehead native Shalane Flanagan.
Shalane Flanagan Joins WBZ-TV Marathon Broadcast TeamThe Marblehead native and 3-time Boston Marathon elite runner was forced to withdraw from this year's race due to injury.
Matt Damon To Narrate Boston Marathon DocumentaryAcademy Award winner and Boston native Matt Damon will narrate the first ever feature-length documentary about the Boston Marathon.
Marblehead's Shalane Flanagan Withdraws From 2017 Boston MarathonThe local Boston Marathon elite runner will be unable to compete due to an injury.

Runner Resources

Device Helps Researchers Study Impact Of Runner's Stride On InjuryOne local hospital has recruited hundreds of marathoners to study the effect of a runner's stride on injury.
VIDEO: Boston Marathon Video Tour During The RaceIf you’ve never run the Boston Marathon, here’s a chance to see what it’s like. WBZ-TV editor Phil Vaughn ran the course during the 2012 race with a small video camera on his head.
Mile-By-Mile Guide To The Boston MarathonThere are other course guides out there, but this one was written from years of experience, complete with visual cues, crowd cues, physical cues and strategy tips.
Boston Marathon Training: Expert Advice For 1 Week OutWhile there’s nothing a runner can do at this point to add to their fitness, there are plenty of ways to undermine it.
Boston Marathon Training: Expert Advice For 2 Weeks OutThe challenge at this point is to continue to cut mileage without letting the taper cause worry and self doubt.
Boston Marathon Training: Expert Advice For 3 Weeks OutThe Boston Marathon is only three weeks away, and while the heavy-duty training is over, the taper offers challenges of its own.

Spectator Resources

Watch The Boston Marathon Live On CBSBoston.com & WBZ-TV; Listen On WBZ NewsRadio 1030CBS Boston has you covered for the 121st Boston Marathon, with live coverage on CBSBoston.com, WBZ-TV and WBZ NewsRadio 1030. New to this year's TV broadcast team, Marblehead native Shalane Flanagan.
Road Closures, MBTA Changes For 2016 Boston MarathonStreets all along the Boston Marathon route will be closed to traffic on Monday, April 18th. Here’s what you can expect:
Watch The Boston Marathon Live On CBSBoston.com & WBZ-TV; Listen On WBZ NewsRadio 1030CBS Boston has you covered for the 120th Boston Marathon, with live coverage on CBSBoston.com, WBZ-TV and WBZ NewsRadio 1030.
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.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: BostonLess than four miles of the Boston Marathon actually takes place in the city of Boston.
Along The Boston Marathon Route: BrooklineWhen Boston Marathon runners enter Brookline, they know they are getting close to finishing one of the world's hardest marathons.

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