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Ali Abdosh of Ethiopia competes in the men's 5000 Metres Heats during day six of the 12th IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium on August 20, 2009 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Ethiopia’s Ali Abdosh Wins Boston Half Marathon

Ali Abdosh of Ethiopia won the Boston Half Marathon by 5 seconds over Sam Chelanga of Kenya on Sunday, and Janet Cherobon-Bawcom captured the women’s race.


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Field Is Set For 2012 Boston Marathon

Registration for the 2012 Boston Marathon is closed, and organizers say the new system is a success.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/24/2011

Runners in the 2011 Boston Marathon (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Regisration Now Closed For Boston Half Marathon

The Boston Half Marathon is all filled up.


2011 Boston Marathon winners Geoffrey Mutai and Caroline Kilel of Kenya. (Photos by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Boston Marathon Winners To Return In June For BAA 10K

Boston Marathon champions Geoffrey Mutai and Caroline Kilel are returning to Boston to compete in the inaugural B.A.A 10k on June 26.


Boston Marathon BAA Kids Race

BAA Holds Invitational Race For High School Students

Kids got in on the Boston Marathon fun Sunday morning as the Boston Athletic Association held an invitational mile-long race for high school students.


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BAA To Hold New 10K Race In June

The Boston Athletic Association will have a new race this summer – the B.A.A. 10K.


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Boston Marathon Qualifying Standards To Get Tougher

The Boston Athletic Association is making it tougher to qualify for the Boston Marathon.


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Who Gets Non-Qualified Marathon Numbers?

Runners have already started training for next year’s Boston Marathon, two months after the race organizers posted a record registration.


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Guide To Boston Running Clubs

You don’t have to be training for a marathon to enjoy running in the Boston area.

CBS Boston–10/24/2010

First Marathon is Always the Most Memorable

Growing up in the small Massachusetts town of Westford, I enjoyed being involved in athletics just like any young child would be.  I actively participated in the recreational sports such as soccer, baseball, basketball and […]