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Signup Begins For 2018 Boston Marathon

BOSTON (AP) — On your mark — set — register.

Registration for next spring’s Boston Marathon opens Monday, and with demand high, the Boston Athletic Association is urging qualified runners to do something that should come naturally: move quickly. 105 more words


Boston Marathon Winner Returns For BAA 10K Race

BOSTON (CBS) — The Boston Marathon legend and 2014 champion returned to the city aspiring to be the first American to win the BAA 10-K Race on Sunday. 63 more words


It Made One Want To Cheer!

Today the Boston Athletic Association held its annual 10 K race. This event attracts more than 10,000 runners, not just local and US people but many from all over the world. 32 more words


Ready, Set, Register: Boston Marathon Signup Begins Sept. 11

BOSTON (AP) — If you just ran the Boston Marathon, chances are your legs are still trashed. But if you plan to be back for more next year, mark your calendar for 10 a.m. 112 more words



What is it with money in this game?  While purses and contracts in every other sport have continued to grow well into seven figures, in this fish market the scale has either remained stagnant or just gone down. 1,029 more words


50 Years Ago Women Were NOT Allowed to Run Marathons - Kathrine Switzer Defied Being Kicked Out of the Race

Only 50 years ago, women were barred from running marathons in the U.S. Here’s why, and the story of the woman who broke that barrier in 1967. 486 more words

Health And Fitness

Marathon Weekend 2017: Part One!

This is it! The most exciting weekend of the year!

Boston Marathon weekend!! And it happened to intersect this year with Easter, so that’s made for a very busy/fun/cool/chaotic weekend. 1,010 more words