Joan Benoit Samuelson broke a world record when she won the Boston Marathon for a second time in 1983.
The Boston Marathon includes 26.2 miles, 34 elite athletes, 30,000 runners, 87 countries, 1 million spectators and $830,500 in prize money.
Every person who runs the Boston Marathon has a mission and a story. Members of Team 415 Strong share a story of survival.
I knew the forecast for last Saturday AM. I knew it well. “Temperatures start in the 30’s with quick mid-morning burst of snow.” Still, I wanted to wear shorts.
With less than two months to train for the 2015 Boston Marathon, runners are finding it difficult to navigate snow and ice covered streets and sidewalks in Boston.
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.