Boston Marathon News

Boston Marathon Men's Professional Field Announced, Touted As Fastest Group In Race HistoryThe Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced the John Hancock Men’s Professional Athlete Team for the 126th Boston Marathon on Thursday, touting it as the "fastest field ever assembled in race history."
Boston Marathon Announces 'Fastest And Most Decorated' Women's Professional Field In Race's HistoryThe Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced the women’s professional competitors for the 126th Boston Marathon, describing it as the “fastest and most decorated field” in race history.
Boston Marathon Favorite Spencer The Dog Diagnosed With Terminal CancerSpencer the dog, a Boston Marathon fan favorite who inspires runners each year as they pass him in Ashland, has been diagnosed with a terminal form of cancer.
All 24,000 Qualifying Applicants For 2022 Boston Marathon Will Be Accepted, BAA SaysThe Boston Athletic Association announced Thursday that all qualified athletes who submitted applications during the 2022 Boston Marathon registration window will be accepted into the April 18th race, provided their qualifying time is verified.
Tatyana McFadden, Other Boston Marathon Wheelchair Champs Complete 6 World Majors In 9 WeeksThree Boston Marathon winners have completed the six Abbott World Marathon Majors.
Boston Marathon Will Have Full Field Of 30,000 In 2022 And All Must Be VaccinatedThe Boston Marathon will have a full field of 30,000 participants next year and all athletes must be fully vaccinated.
Runner Who Suffered Heart Attack During Boston Marathon Hopes To Come Back StrongerA fellow runner stopped and performed CPR when Meghan Roth suffered a heart attack and collapsed during the Boston Marathon.
Nearly 15,400 Runners Crossed The 125th Boston Marathon Finish LineThe 125th Boston Marathon is in the books.
Boston Marathon Returns To Patriots' Day In 2022The 126th Boston Marathon is only 189 days away, on April 18, 2022.
VIDEO: Highlights From 2021 Boston MarathonMore than 15,000 runners participated in the historic October Boston Marathon.
Double Amputee Marko Cheseto Completes Boston Marathon Despite Issues With One Prosthetic LegCheseto, a Kenya native who now lives in Florida, finished the marathon despite dealing with an equipment issue.
Chris Nikic, Runner With Down Syndrome, Completes Boston MarathonChris Nikic, a 22-year-old runner with Down syndrome, completed the Boston Marathon for the first time on Monday.