Boston Marathon 2017

News

Boston Marathon Live Blog 2017

With reporting by Madeline Bilis, Spencer Buell, Kyle Clauss, Jamie Ducharme, Will Norris, Christy Osler, Hallie Smith, Alyssa Vaughn, and Lisa Weidenfeld 5:15 p.m.: We’re ending […]

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Wellness

Scenes from Marathon Weekend in Boston

Marathon Monday may be the main event, but Boston is already abuzz this Patriot’s Day weekend. From the John Hancock Sports and Fitness Expo to retail pop-ups galore, […]

News

Here’s How to Get Around Boston for the 2017 Marathon

The 2017 Boston Marathon is almost here. And if you’ve ever done this before you know that, on Boston’s busiest weekend, it’s not exactly easy […]

Style

Brands Are Popping Up for Boston Marathon Weekend

Turns out you don’t have to wait until Marathon Monday to witness a test of endurance. Visit these pop-ups this Boston Marathon weekend and participate […]

Wellness

Photos: The 2017 Boston Marathon Bib Pick Up and Fitness Expo

Today was the first step in a long journey for Boston Marathon runners. At the John Hancock Sports and Fitness Expo and bib pick up, […]

Wellness

BAA to Retire Kathrine Switzer’s Bib Number

For only the second time in its history, the Boston Athletic Association (BAA) is retiring a bib number: that of Kathrine Switzer, the first woman […]

Home & Property

This Is How Much Homes Cost Along the Marathon Route

As Marathon Monday approaches, supporters and soon-to-be sign holders are scouting the route for the best possible viewing spots. Diehard spectators, though, watch the race […]

Wellness

What It’s Like Inside the Boston Marathon Medical Tent

In his 40 years with the Boston Marathon, Chris Troyanos has seen it all. “We’ve seen just about everything imaginable—and a few things you wouldn’t […]

Boston Marathon
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23 Ways to Celebrate the Boston Marathon

As Boston gears up for its biggest day, we found Boston Marathon events for runners and spectators alike. Here’s where to make posters, watch the […]

Wellness

My Boston Marathon Story: Bradley Paster

Each of the 30,000 people running the 2017 Boston Marathon has a unique story. In this mini-series, we’ll bring some of them to light. Bradley […]

Wellness

Five Tips for Running Your Best Boston Marathon Ever

Jared Ward is obsessed with marathons. For one thing, the Saucony-sponsored athlete is an elite marathoner himself. He placed sixth in the Olympic marathon last […]

News

MBTA to Offer All-Day Marathon Monday Commuter Rail Pass

Getting into and around Boston on Marathon Monday can be a headache. This year, the MBTA and Keolis, its commuter rail operator, hope to make […]

Christopher Dobens
Wellness

A “Boston Strong” Creator Is Running the Marathon This Year

Each of the 30,000 people running the 2017 Boston Marathon has a unique story. In this mini-series, we’ll bring some of them to light. Christopher […]

Wellness

My Boston Marathon Story: Kyle Robidoux

Each of the 30,000 people running the 2017 Boston Marathon has a unique story. In this mini-series, we’ll bring some of them to light. Kyle […]

Wellness

Runner’s World Is Opening a Pop-Up This Marathon Weekend

Whether you’re running the Boston Marathon or not, Runner’s World is giving you a new way to experience the legendary road race. For the first time, […]