Fitness

Boston Common yoga
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The 2018 Boston Parks Summer Fitness Series Schedule Is Out

Mark your calendars and get ready to head to your nearest neighborhood park—the Boston Parks Summer Fitness Series is back June 4. With the scorching 80 […]

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Boston Marathon Agrees to Pay Prize Money to Sub-Elite Women Finishers

While some Boston Marathon runners were adversely affected by the frigid and chilly weather that graced the Hub on Marathon Monday, some thrived. Five non-elite women […]

Ciclismo Classico travel film festival
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9th Annual Ciclismo Classico Bike Travel Film Festival Wheels Up in Arlington

If you’re consumed by wanderlust and driven by athletic prowess, this film festival is right up your alley. The 9th Annual Ciclismo Classico Bike Travel […]

Barry's bootcamp
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Barry’s Is Opening a Third Boston Studio

Acolytes of the ever-popular Barry’s are about to get a new destination to visit: The fitness studio, known for its red-tinted rooms, is opening its third […]

Hiking trail
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The Trustees Hike 125 Challenge Is Underway

Think you have what it takes to hike 125 miles in a year? Don’t worry, we’re not asking you to go full Bear Grylls mode. […]

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Exercise Your Options: Five Niche Fitness Classes in Boston

Workout in a rut? Shake up the everyday calorie burn at these unique local fitness studios.

Knockout north end
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A New Boxing Studio Is Opening in the North End This May

When Melina DiPaola doesn’t see something in the fitness space she likes, or wants, she goes out and creates it. In an overly saturated boxing […]

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Tatyana McFadden Secures Her Fifth Boston Marathon Victory

Waiting at the start line of the 122nd Boston Marathon at 9 a.m. this morning, Tatyana McFadden was all smiles. She chatted with her surrounding […]

Yuki Kawauchi, of Japan, wins the 122nd Boston Marathon on Monday, April 16, 2018, in Boston. He is the first Japanese man to win the race since 1987. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
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Boston Marathon Winners 2018

Men’s Elite Yuki Kawauchi of Japan topped the elite men’s field at the 2018 Boston Marathon. He broke the tape with an unofficial time of […]

Shalane Flanagan
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Elite Athletes to Watch in the 2018 Boston Marathon

Anything can happen on race day. This year will be no exception, as the 41 athletes invited to be on the 2018 John Hancock Elite […]

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Catching up with Kathrine Switzer before the 2018 Boston Marathon

Katherine Switzer has been to every Boston Marathon since her historic run in 1967 except for two. For 49 years she says she’s been making […]

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Tatyana McFadden’s Tough Road Back to the Boston Marathon

Tatyana McFadden, 28, is a familiar face at the Boston Marathon—the paralympian has won the women’s wheelchair division four times. The Russian-born athlete is no stranger […]

Nix biosensor
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New Hydration Technology to Be Worn by Boston Marathon Participants for the First Time

Racing into Marathon Monday, your training is on point, your sleep is on point, and your nutrition is on point…but what about your hydration? Do […]

foam rolling
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Limber Up before Tearing Up the Streets on Marathon Monday

If you qualified for the Boston Marathon, this likely isn’t your first rodeo, but besides putting in the mileage, what else are you doing to […]

David Doxzen running
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Nonprofit Helps the Homeless Change Their Lives by Starting to Run

A little over four years ago, David Doxzen, 28, could have never imagined preparing for his first Boston Marathon. Deep in the throes of addiction, […]