Boston Marathon News

Shalane Flanagan: US Women Runners Have 'Swagger' Going Into Boston MarathonFor decades, there was a notion that American women couldn't win marathons. That has changed thanks to Shalane Flanagan and Des Linden.
A Battle With Mother Nature, A Bathroom Break, & A Victory; Des Linden, Shalane Flanagan Recount 2018 Boston MarathonDes Linden won the 2018 Boston Marathon, but not before nearly dropping out, and stopping to help fellow American Shalane Flanagan.
Desi Linden Enjoying Life As A Boston Marathon ChampionIt's been a busy month for 2018 Boston Marathon winner Desi Linden.
'Complete Disbelief': Women's Boston Marathon Runner-Up A Previous UnknownEven with so many Americans finishing atop the leaderboard, one result popped out — a virtual unknown to the major marathon scene finishing in second place.
Desi Linden First American Woman To Win Boston Marathon In 33 YearsDesi Linden became the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon in 33 years Monday, ending a long U.S. drought on a rain-soaked day.
Desi Linden Slows To Wait For Shalane Flanagan During Marathon Pit StopWhen elite runner Shalane Flanagan pulled off the course for a pit stop while running the Boston Marathon, it appeared fellow American runner Desi Linden slowed down to wait.
It Happens Here: The Boston Marathon Route, Home Of The Military RelayThe Boston Marathon marks the 100th anniversary of its most unusual marathon: the Military Relay of 1918. Here’s how it happened.
Semper Fi Fund Marathon Team Raising Money For Wounded VeteransThe Semper Fi Fund provides urgently needed resources and support for post 9/11 injured military members and their families.
It Happens Here: Hopkinton, Home Of The Boston Marathon Start LineWhy on earth is the Boston Marathon start line where it is? It’s actually an interesting history lesson, and King Edward VII may be to blame.
Cambridge Teacher Running Boston Marathon To Inspire StudentsCambridge Rindge and Latin School history and psychology teacher Kevin Dua teaches and trains with one thing on his mind - his students.
Heart Patient Running 3rd Boston Marathon, With Tedy's TeamLauren discovered she had a congenital heart disease at the age of 24, one month before her wedding.
Dana Farber Marathon Challenge Runners Train For Boston MarathonThe group, comprised of more than 125 runners, are raising money for cancer research.