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Boston Marathon coverage for the entire week of racing and running with results, race analysis, interviews with participants, officials and professional runners.

Boston Marathon Weekend: BAA 5k Photo Gallery

Josh Cox turned up and won the BAA 5k on Sunday, the day before the world’s best marathon runners—like Hall, Merga, Cheruiyot, and Keflezighi—will contest the 114th Boston Marathon. See below for photos from the morning. [nggallery id=83]

Frey Ready For Return To Boston

Competitor.com caught up with American Michelle Frey before she took to the streets in the 114th Boston Marathon.

Barefoot Running Hits Boston

City Sports hosts big names in barefoot running during Boston Marathon weekend. Written By: Mario Fraioli One look at the feet of the crowd gathered inside City Sports on Boylston Street Saturday morning and it quickly became apparent this was not a footwear fashion contest. The gathering of about 100 strong shed their shoes in […]

RunCenter: Boston Predictions And Meb Interview

We take you back to Boston for our second day of RunCenter from the 114th Boston Marathon. In today’s episode we cover the B.A.A 5K and Invitational Mile, give our predictions for Monday’s race and bring you an exclusive interview with American contender Meb Keflezighi. For more news about Meb click here.

RunCenter: Boston Marathon Day One

Competitor.com is on the scene in Boston for the 114th Boston Marathon. In this special Boston Marathon edition of RunCenter, we talk to all the contenders at the press conference, check out the expo, and give you a history lesson on the Boston Marathon course. For more RunCenter, including the latest from Boston, go to […]

BAA Invitational Mile Preview

Top professional and high school runners to compete in Boston. Written By: Mario Fraioli While the weekend’s main event—the Boston Marathon—will take place on Monday, a handful of high level middle-distance races will be contested on Sunday morning with the BAA Invitational Miles, which will take place on a three-lap USATF-certified course that starts and […]

Americans Ready To Shine In Boston Marathon

Meb Keflezighi and Ryan Hall aren’t the only American runners with big plans for Monday’s Boston Marathon. Written By: Mario Fraioli Sharing a table with Meb Keflezighi at the pre-race media conference at the Fairmont Copley Plaza on Friday morning, Antonio Vega and Josh Rohatinsky looked a little bored. “It’s kind of nice to just […]

Marathon Advice From True Bostonians

Think it’s hard to get into the Boston Marathon? Not so, if you’re a member of the L Street Runners. No fewer than 250 members of this 27-year-old South Boston running club run the Boston Marathon each year, and most of them are multi-race veterans. Who better to ask for advice on running the world’s […]

“I Know Ryan Will Win Boston”

Ryan Hall’s closest running buddy says he is ready to win in Boston Monday. Interview by: Matt Fitzgerald Few people know Ryan Hall better as a runner and as a person than his close friend, teammate, and frequent training partner Josh Cox. An accomplished marathoner in his on right, Cox can offer a unique perspective […]

The Incredible Shrinking Marathoner

Doug Sylvester prepares to run his second Boston Marathon 300 lbs lighter than he once was. Written By: Mario Fraioli Like many Boston Marathoners, Doug Sylvester admits that he has something of an addictive personality. The 40-year-old lifelong resident of Marlboro, Massachusetts, who will be running his second Boston Marathon on Monday, first laced up […]