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Runners approach the finish line of the 118th Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

BAA: 99% Of Runners Completed ‘Epic’ Boston Marathon

“The one word I have to describe it all – epic,” race director Dave McGillivray told reporters Tuesday at a post-race news conference.

21 hours ago

BAA Race Director McGillvray (WBZ-TV)

Race Director To Run Boston Marathon For Team MR8

Last year, more than 5,500 runners were stopped on the course and their safety was Dave McGillivray’s top concern.

04/08/2014

Several service members crossed the finish line in full uniform at the Boston Marathon on Monday.

Military Members Told They Can’t Run With Backpacks In Boston Marathon

Members of the Massachusetts National Guard have run in the Boston Marathon in full uniform while wearing 40-pound rucksacks, for the past decade. But it won’t happen this year because no backpacks are allowed.

03/05/2014

1996 Boston Marathon Field (Photo credit: STUART CAHILL/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Marathon Sends Out Special Invitations

The Boston Marathon is sending out a special invitation for next year’s race for those “personally and profoundly impacted” by the bombings at the finish line.

11/18/2013

Runners get ready at the start line. (Credit: Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ NewsRadio)

Thousands Run In The BAA Half Marathon

Thousands of runners took part in Boston Athletic Association’s Half Marathon Sunday, held at Franklin Park.

10/13/2013

A police officer directs people around the finish line at the corner of Boylston Street and Massachusetts Avenue after two explosives detonated during the 117th Boston Marathon.  (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Marathon Runners Ask BAA To Let Them Finish In ’14

Runners who couldn’t complete this year’s Boston Marathon because of the bombs at the finish line have created an online petition asking organizers to let them into next year’s race.

05/09/2013

2013 Boston Marathon

BAA: First Race After Marathon Bombings Nearly Sold Out

The field is filling up quickly for the Boston Athletics Association 10K, the organization’s first race since the bombing of the Boston Marathon.

05/08/2013

(Photo credit STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

BAA Donates $250,000 To The One Fund Boston

More than $28 million has been donated to The One Fund since the bombings.

05/02/2013

President Barack Obama greets Boston Athletic Association volunteers on April 18, 2013. (Photo credit JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama Meets With Marathon Volunteers, Victims And Families

After Thursday’s interfaith service, President Barack Obama visited a gymnasium across the street from the Cathedral of the Holy Cross to thank Boston Athletic Association volunteers.

04/18/2013

A runner reacts near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston. (credit: Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

BAA To Release Official Boston Marathon Times Next Week

The Boston Athletic Association says it intends to release official times for all runners in this years’ Boston Marathon next week.

04/18/2013

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