BOSTON (CBS) — Last year’s surprise runner-up will be back to run the Boston Marathon in 2019. But Marblehead native Shalane Flanagan will not. It was revealed last week that all four defending champs would be back in Boston for the 123rd Boston Marathon, and on Tuesday, principal sponsor John Hancock released their full roster for the U.S. Elite Team. The … [Read more...] about Boston Marathon’s Elite U.S. Team Announced: Sarah Sellers Back, But No Shalane Flanagan
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Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Move Subscribe Log In Log In Today’s Paper Move | Run a Marathon. Quickly Followed by Another. Supported by A growing number of runners have decided to take their marathoning to the next level by running multiple marathons within a short period of time. ByTalya … [Read more...] about Run a Marathon. Quickly Followed by Another.
BOSTON (CBS) – On Saturday, 9,000 runners took part in this year’s B.A.A. Half Marathon. The 13.1 mile race is something many look forward to. “I’ve been running this, this is my fourth year and it was my first race ever four years ago, so it’s kind of special race for me and it was just a good excuse to hang out, do something physical,” Afua … [Read more...] about B.A.A. Half-Marathon Draws 9,000 Runners
Runners will hit the pavement Sunday morning for the 18th Annual B.A.A. Half Marathon. According to officials, they expect 9,000 runners from 40 states and nearly 90 countries to participate. Many of the runners are raising money for cancer research. The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, the presenting sponsor, and the Jimmy Fun have partnered to run the charity arm of the race. … [Read more...] about 18th Annual B.A.A. Half Marathon Held Sunday
Boston commemorates Memorial Day in many ways. Almost every town in and around the city holds its own, local, small-scale parade, most of which culminate in a local cemetery or war memorial. There are also many events and things to do right in Boston. Here are just five of the best walks, runs, parades and other ways to spend this Memorial Day in Boston. Garden of … [Read more...] about Best Memorial Day Walks, Runs And Parades In Boston