Boston Marathon News

Green Beret Shot In Afghanistan Reclaims His Life, Trains For Boston MarathonAfter being wounded in Afghanistan in 2011, Kevin Flike's goal was to run a marathon. That will come to fruition next April, thanks to some help from the TB12 Center.
Boston Marathon Adds 7 New Charities For Runners In 2020If you’ve ever wanted to run the Boston Marathon and don’t have the qualifying time to do it, there are now more opportunities to run for a charity.
Shalane Flanagan Retires After 15 Years Of Professional RunningFour-time Boston Marathon elite runner and Marblehead native Shalane Flanagan has retired from professional running after a 15-year career.
Running Helps Oncology Nurse Through Cancer BattleDiagnosed with breast cancer five years ago, Colleen Chin credits running with getting her through the harsh treatments she's endured.
B.A.A. Expands 2020 Boston Marathon Field By 1,500Get ready to see a lot more runners make the 26.2 mile trek from Boston to Hopkinton on Marathon Monday.
Finishing Touches Put On Boston Marathon Bombings MemorialThe finishing touches were put on the Boston Marathon Bombings memorial on Boylston Street Monday morning.
Boston Marathon Charity Runners Set New Fundraising Record In 2019They raised $38.7 million for charity in 2019, breaking the old record of $38.4 million, which was set back in 2014,
Des Linden Inspires Family By Giving Young Fan Her Boston Marathon BibWhen 2018 Boston Marathon champion Des Linden found out a little Pembroke boy was her biggest fan, she gave him her bib number with an autograph and special message.
Boston Marathon Runner Takes A Knee To Honor 2013 Bombing VictimsA Boston Marathon runner who survived the 2013 bombings took time out during Monday’s race for a poignant tribute to those killed that day.
75-Year-Old Bradford Man Wins Unique Boston Marathon Bragging RightsMeet the last local Boston Marathon runner to cross the finish line with an official time.
Champions Celebrated Day After Winning Boston MarathonA day after winning the Boston Marathon, the elite athletes reflected on what the race meant to them.
Never Give Up: Marine Veteran Crawls Across Boston Marathon Finish LineThis runner's determination was clear as he crossed the Boston Marathon finish line on his hands and knees.