Rita Jeptoo

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya wins the 118th Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Boston Marathon Champ Rita Jeptoo Fails Drug Test

Rita Jeptoo, a three-time Boston Marathon champion who set a course record in April, has reportedly failed a drug test.

10/31/2014

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya wins the 118th Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Rita Jeptoo Sets Women’s Course Record In Boston Marathon Win

Defending champion Rita Jeptoo of Kenya won the 2014 Boston Marathon Monday with an official time of 2:18:57, a new course record.

04/21/2014

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya  and Lelisa Desisa Benti of Ethiopia, after they won the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Desisa, Jeptoo Lead International Elite Team In 2014 Boston Marathon

Defending Boston Marathon champions Lelisa Desisa and Rita Jeptoo will return to defend their titles this April, but they’ll be challenged by the fastest field ever assembled for this race.

01/21/2014

Rita Jeptoo of of Kenya (L) winner of the women's division and Lelisa Desisa Benti of Ethiopia, winner of the men's division, hold a trophy during post-race activities of the 117th Boston Marathon. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Defending Champs Desisa, Jeptoo Will Run In 118th Boston Marathon

2013 Boston Marathon champions Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia and Rita Jeptoo of Kenya will be defending their crowns in the 118th running of the race on April 21, sponsor John Hancock announced on Wednesday.

12/11/2013

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya and Lelisa Desisa Benti of Ethiopia, winners of  the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

2013 Boston Marathon: Winners And Finishers

23,181 runners left Hopkinton Monday morning with the goal of finishing the 117th Boston Marathon.

04/15/2013

Rita Jeptoo pulled away from the pack to win the 2013 Boston Marathon.

Rita Jeptoo Of Kenya Wins 2013 Boston Marathon Women’s Race

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya won the women’s elite race division of the 2013 Boston Marathon Monday with an official time of 2:26.25.

04/15/2013

Rita Jeptoo pulled away from the pack to win the 2013 Boston Marathon.

Rita Jeptoo Of Kenya Wins 2013 Boston Marathon Women’s Elite Division

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya won the women’s elite race division of the 2013 Boston Marathon Monday

04/15/2013

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