Two days after the bombings last April, my 19-year old son Matthew called me at work and asked if I would help him train for the 2014 Boston Marathon.
About 36,000 runners have waited a full year for this day. Now it’s time to finally run the 118th Boston Marathon.
Crowds flocked to the Boston Marathon finish line Sunday but on Monday the area will essentially be locked down with heightened security in place.
Ceremonies at Boston’s Old North Church Sunday night linked the historic events commemorated every year on Patriots Day and the tragic events at last year’s Boston Marathon.
Boston Marathon runners flocked to City Hall Plaza to fuel up on carbohydrates at a festive pre-race pasta dinner.
Blessing Of The Athletes Attracts Marathon Runners To Boston’s Old South Church.
Gov. Deval Patrick said the Boston Marathon will be ‘very safe’ Monday as the city and several towns prepare for the first annual race since last year’s terrorist attacks.
An absolutely terrific forecast for Marathon Monday, whether you’re running or spectating it doesn’t get much better than this.
Ashley McGilloway is ready to take on the Boston Marathon course for the second year in a row.
As the next Boston Marathon approaches, the Light the Fire of Peace interfaith vigil was held on the steps of Trinity Church offering an opportunity for prayer, remembrance and hope.