More than 50 local amputees, including a Boston Marathon bombing survivor, practiced walking and running again at Harvard University on Sunday.
Running represents a freedom for marathon bombing survivor Roseann Sdoia that she hasn’t known since she lost her leg in the attack.
The 6 reasons you just may become a track fan yet.
You’re out enjoying a nice, brisk walk. Your heart is pumping. Your muscles are feeling good. Then, you see people running past you. And you think: should I be running, too?
At least 5,000 runners who were not able to finish the race last year came out more determined than ever to finish this year.
It sounds like an insane dream but one man is making it happen with the goal of helping a young woman live a better, more independent life.
The challenge two weeks before the race is to continue to cut mileage without letting the taper cause worry and self doubt.
Runners participating in the Boston Marathon pass through six towns on the 26.2-mile route between Hopkinton and Boston.
Kris and Kayla Biagiotti of Mendon, Mass., also known as The K-Girls, were almost the Boston Marathon’s first mother-daughter team to cross the finish line together in 2013.
For runners participating in the race, this is a physically demanding time. Many training plans peak one month out, with a final long run, a tough interval session or tempo run and overall high mileage. Here’s what runners need to know about training a month before the Boston Marathon.