Kawauchi competes in half-marathon six days after winning Boston Marathon

April 24th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Racing | No Comments »

International travel and little recovery time no problem for Boston’s newest champion


Japan’s Kawauchi wins Boston marathon in spectacular upset

April 16th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The runner known for serial marathoning overtakes reigning champ Geoffrey Kirui in final minutes of a battle against the elements


Boston preview: who to watch among the elite men on Monday

April 13th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Galen returns to battle Kirui, Tola and others at Boston on Monday


Finishing times had the world’s top marathoners not worn the Nike Vaporfly 4%

December 13th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Features | No Comments »

Of the 36 possible top-three podium spots at 2017’s six annual Abbott World Marathon Majors, athletes in the Zoom Vaporfly 4% occupied 19 of those positions, including seven first-place finishes. Should these times be multiplied by 1.04?


The 15 U.S. elites racing a stacked 2018 Boston Marathon

December 11th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A loaded field of Americans announced for the 2018 Boston Marathon


The shoes worn by the top marathoners at the IAAF World Championships

August 11th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in London 2017, Running Shoes | 2 Comments »

These are the shoe brands most worn among the top-10 athletes for the marathon at the IAAF World Championships in London


Eric Gillis DNFs in the marathon at the IAAF World Championships

August 6th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in London 2017 | 1 Comment »

Coming off a tenth-place finish at the Olympics, hopes were high for Eric Gillis in the men’s marathon at the IAAF World Championships


2017 Boston Marathon champ Geoffrey Kirui wins IAAF World Championship marathon

August 6th, 2017 by Michael Doyle | Posted in London 2017 | No Comments »

The Kenyan continues his impressive year winning in a dramatic fashion. Canada’s Eric Gillis has a tough day in London


These are the guide dogs named after the 2017 Boston Marathon winners

June 11th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Geoffrey and Edna, two puppies in-training to become guide dogs, are named after the 2017 Boston Marathon champions


Kenya’s Geoffrey Kirui wins, American Galen Rupp second in the 2017 Boston Marathon

April 17th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in 2017 Boston Marathon | No Comments »

The 24-year-old surged ahead after a pensive race, while Rupp, in just his third marathon, was just behind on a windy day in Boston.