Boston Marathon 2012

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Boston's Best Jogging Routes for Every Type of Runner

City joggers are everywhere. Avoiding oncoming joggers is harder than navigating Boston traffic. You can’t walk down Boylston, Newbury, Charles or any other major street […]

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Boston Marathon Recap: Handling the Heat

Marathon champion Wesley Korir on Heartbreak Hill. (Photo by Rob Larsen via Flickr.) Physiologist and running guru Jack Daniels once wrote in his seminal runner’s […]

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Tough New England Adventures

Photo courtesy of Tough Mudder. Urban Dare: Boston, May 19 Utilizing strength that’s more mental than physical, competitors may be asked to hit a bull’s-eye […]

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Holy Hell: Nicknaming the 2012 Boston Marathon

With temperatures expected to hit the mid 80s today, Boston Marathon organizers are encouraging racers to defer their entry to next year, out of fear […]

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The Boston Marathon 2012

Illustration by Resident Alien. It’s nearly here! The day that other places call Patriots Day, but that here in Boston, we know to be Marathon […]

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Pampering for the Boston Marathon

In these final few days before the Boston Marathon, the city is absolutely abuzz with excitement — and local business are only adding to the […]

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Search and Enjoy: A Marathon Scavenger Hunt

Hypnotized by the endless stream of marathoners on April 16? Make it a scavenger hunt.

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How to Eat Like a Marathon Runner

Running the Boston Marathon this year? If so, then by now you’ve put in some serious miles and are already tapering down in preparation for […]

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Want to Get Fit? Learn to Eat Right First

This Monday, fans and spectators from all over the world will flock to Boston’s streets to watch one of the most well-known sporting events in […]

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A Layman's Guide to Marathon Monday

Photo by John Beagle/Flickr Get your folding chairs, coolers, and noisemakers in gear, because Marathon Monday is right around the corner. From the best places […]

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A Layman's Guide to Marathon Monday

Photo by John Beagle/Flickr Get your folding chairs, coolers, and noisemakers in gear, because Marathon Monday is right around the corner. From the best places […]

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A Layman's Guide to Marathon Monday

Photo by John Beagle/Flickr Get your folding chairs, coolers, and noisemakers in gear, because Marathon Monday is right around the corner. From the best places […]

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Marathon Monday: The Competition

The 2012 Boston Marathon is just days away. The runners have already put in all the work, but for the fans, the work is just […]

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Last-Minute Tips from a Boston Marathon Veteran

If you’re running the Boston Marathon this year, congratulations. You might be one of the lucky people who qualified on your first try, or perhaps […]

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The Boston Marathon's Black Market

Boston Marathon runners (Photo via Christopher S. Penn/Flickr) With a month to go before the 116th running of the Boston marathon, the seasonal black market […]