The deepest women’s and men’s teams in years were announced Tuesday by race sponsor John Hancock Financial.
Could an American runner win the 117th Boston Marathon? The last one to do so, Greg Meyer, thinks it could happen.
Another American runner has dropped out of Monday’s 117th running of the Boston Marathon.
A calf injury has forced American runner Meb Keflezighi to pull out of the 117th running of the Boston Marathon.
On Tuesday, John Hancock Financial announced the elite field for the 117th running of the Boston Marathon.
The Elite USA Team for the 117th Boston Marathon was announced on Tuesday, with some familiar faces returning to Boston.
Several former champions of the Boston Marathon are returning to Boston to participate in the events surrounding the 116th running on April 16, and a few of them are even running.
Shalane Flanagan won the women’s competition in an event-record time of 2:25.38 at the U.S. Olympic marathon trials in Houston.
U.S. marathon officials are hoping that this is the year a U.S. runner breaks through and wins the Boston Marathon.