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Boston Marathon 2019

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Looks Like We Had Some Boston Marathon Cheaters from China This Year

Look, we get it. The tens of thousands who jogged the Boston Marathon this year get it. The two brave souls here at Boston who ran […]

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Photos: Scenes You Missed from the 2019 Boston Marathon

The forecast looked grim, but runners and spectators at the 2019 Boston Marathon were greeted with weather that was actually… pretty great? There were plenty […]

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Photos from the 2019 Boston Marathon Finish Line

Though the morning’s forecasts were dreary, spirits remained high at the Boston Marathon this year. As clouds and rain cleared up by mid-morning, runners roared, cried, […]


Des Linden: “I Was Just Trying Not to Vomit”

This Boston Marathon started much like last year’s Boston Marathon for 2018 champion Des Linden—with a little bit of doubt and a whole lot of […]

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BAA Apologizes after Flag Seen on Ground at Marathon Ceremony

The Boston Athletic Association says it “apologizes sincerely” after an American flag ended up crumpled up on the ground during an awards ceremony at the 2019 Boston Marathon. “The Boston […]

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Here Are the Winners of the 2019 Boston Marathon

The 2019 Boston Marathon winners will be rolling past the finish line shortly on this very soggy Monday morning. Check back in for the results, […]

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Boston Marathon Weather Update: It’s Wet, but the Worst May Be Over

Hope you packed your ponchos and plastic bags—which runners have been using to shield their sneakers from moisture before the big race—because the 2019 Boston Marathon got […]

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What It’s Like to Experience the Marathon from Wellesley’s Legendary Scream Tunnel

Wellesley College, the historically women’s college in a Boston suburb, isn’t exactly known as a party school, but for at least one day every April […]

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How the Rainy Weather Forecast Will Impact the 2019 Boston Marathon

When the weather is mild—slightly overcast, maybe, with a cool breeze—the Boston Marathon is a delight. Runners thrive on it, spectators love it, and the feat […]


The Boston Marathon to Introduce a Para Athletics Division in 2020

Sport has a way of bringing us all together despite our many differences. Whether they are physical, spiritual, or cultural it seems we can put […]

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Des Linden On Rain, Beer, and Winning the 2018 Boston Marathon

Last year, Des Linden became the first American woman in 33 years to win the Boston Marathon. She broke the tape in less than ideal […]

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Elite Athletes to Watch in the 2019 Boston Marathon

Prep your signs and your screaming voice: The Boston Marathon is almost here. With the excitement of the most historic marathon in the world comes the […]

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Hear from the First Woman to Officially Run the Boston Marathon

Kathrine Switzer, the first women to officially run the Boston Marathon with a registered bib, is like a long-time friend of the race and the […]

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Check Out These MBTA Inspired Sneakers for the Boston Marathon

Brace yourselves MBTA fans and sneaker heads—we’ve got a little something for you. In honor of the Boston Marathon and the Beat the T event—a […]

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The B.A.A. Is Hosting the First-Ever Boston Marathon Fan Fest

Patriot’s Day is right around the corner, and the Boston Athletic Association is gearing up for this year’s race with their first-ever Boston Marathon Fan Fest. […]