Women’s running hero Kathrine Switzer heading to NYC Marathon four decades after win

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


Jordan Hasay and Galen Rupp to race the 2017 Chicago Marathon

July 21st, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

With these two showing up in the elite pack, the Chicago Marathon just became an even bigger deal


The fun story behind the man who ran a 2:35 Boston Marathon in plaid

April 28th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Sporting a lumberjack look at the 2017 Boston Marathon, Alaska’s Jacob Kirk broke 2:36 while wearing a plaid top.


I’m turning 38 and drawing inspiration by the masters elite women in today’s races

April 27th, 2017 by Tara Campbell | Posted in Blogs, Gotta Run! | 1 Comment »

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 runs second birthday Boston Marathon 38 years later

April 19th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in 2017 Boston Marathon, Running videos | No Comments »

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.


Five inspirational runners who appeared at the 2017 Boston Marathon weekend

April 19th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in 2017 Boston Marathon | No Comments »

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.


VIDEO: B.A.A. officially retires Kathrine Switzer’s 1967 Boston Marathon race number

April 19th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos | No Comments »

Watch full coverage from the retirement ceremony of Kathrine Switzer’s 1967 Boston Marathon race number.


VIDEO: How the podium finishers celebrated after the Boston Marathon

April 19th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in 2017 Boston Marathon | No Comments »

Galen Rupp, Edna Kiplagat, Rose Chelimo, Geoffrey Kirui and Suguru Osako chat about their post-race activities following the 2017 Boston Marathon.


New Brunswick’s Julie McGivery, eight months pregnant, runs 2017 Boston Marathon

April 19th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in 2017 Boston Marathon | 2 Comments »

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.


Getting to know… the top five male elites to watch at Boston

April 16th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in 2017 Boston Marathon | No Comments »

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.


VIDEO: Michael Wardian set for Boston two weeks after the Barkley Marathons

April 15th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in 2017 Boston Marathon, Running videos | No Comments »

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.


Welcome to Hopkinton: A snapshot of the Boston Marathon start line

April 15th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in 2017 Boston Marathon | No Comments »

Curious about what the Boston Marathon start looks like before the race? Take a peek for yourself.