Boston Marathon News

Tokyo Marathon Canceled Over Coronavirus Fears; Belmont Woman’s World Majors Quest On HoldEvery time Becca Pizzi laces up for a run. She knows she's one step closer to achieving her dream.
B.A.A. Announces Changes To Start Times Of 2020 Boston MarathonWe're still more than two months away from the Boston Marathon. But when the race does get underway, you'll notice a big difference from previous years.
Boston Marathon Defending Champions Top 2020 Elite TeamsThe defending men’s and women’s champions will return to the Boston Marathon this year, but there won’t be many elite American runners at the starting line.
16 Boston Marathon Champions Will Return For 2020 RaceThe 2020 Boston Marathon is sure to be a competitive one, with 16 champions returning for the April 20 race.
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.