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September 28th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
Her 1967 Boston Marathon may be her most iconic race but Switzer also won New York in 1974. Next month, she’s going back
With these two showing up in the elite pack, the Chicago Marathon just became an even bigger deal
Sporting a lumberjack look at the 2017 Boston Marathon, Alaska’s Jacob Kirk broke 2:36 while wearing a plaid top.
Ahead of her 38th birthday, Tara looks at the elite women in their 30’s and 40’s and finds inspiration from their performances.
Walter Faion, who in 1979 ran his first Boston Marathon, was back running the Hopkinton to Boylston Street race in 2017. We chatted with him one day after his birthday.
The streets of the Boston Marathon host a range of runners every year. Here are five runners from this year’s race who have a neat and inspiration back story.
Watch full coverage from the retirement ceremony of Kathrine Switzer’s 1967 Boston Marathon race number.
Galen Rupp, Edna Kiplagat, Rose Chelimo, Geoffrey Kirui and Suguru Osako chat about their post-race activities following the 2017 Boston Marathon.
Julie McGivery and her husband are considering ‘Boston’ as the family’s second child’s middle name after the 36-year-old completed the marathon on Monday.
In the field this year is last year’s champion, Olympian and World Marathon Major gold medallists and tough competitors who have done justice to their reputations on the streets of Boston in the past.
Not surprisingly, frequent racer Michael Wardian is back after two weeks of recovery from the Barkley Marathons and is set to run Boston on Monday.
Curious about what the Boston Marathon start looks like before the race? Take a peek for yourself.