December 17, 2019
RRW: Sixteen Prior Champions, Including Des Linden, To Run 2020 Boston Marathon
Besides Linden, other past Boston winners include Yuki Kawauchi, Edna Kiplagat, Geoffrey Kirui, Caroline Rotich and Lelisa Desisa.
April 12, 2019
Hear From the Pros Ahead of the 2019 Boston Marathon
April 10, 2019
Counting Down the 2019 Boston Marathon Men's Contenders, From #16 to #1
From #16 to #1, we've broken down the potential winners of the 2019 Boston Marathon into five categories: Basically No Shot (#14-16), Outside Shots (#9-13), The Wild Card (#8), Genuine Contenders (#4-7), and Three Total Studs (#3-2-1). Sorry Yuki Kawauchi fans, but he's basically got no shot of repeating.
January 10, 2019
John Hancock Announces 2019 Boston Marathon International Elite Field: World Marathon Champ Geoffrey Kirui, NYC Champ Lelisa Desisa, Former World Champ Edna Kiplagat, Former London Champ Aselefech Mergia Join Defending Champions
Other notables include former Boston champions Lemi Berhanu, Wesley Korir, 2:04 man Lawrence Cherono, 2015 World champ Ghirmay Ghebreslassie, former half-marathon WR holder Zersenay Tadese, 2015 World champ Mare Dibba and 2:19 woman Worknesh Degefa.
October 07, 2018
Sir Mo Farah Wins Chicago Marathon in 2:05:11 as Galen Rupp is 5th and Suguru Osako Breaks Japanese Record
October 05, 2018
What We Learned In Chicago: Augustine Choge Has the GOAT Training Partners, Parker Stinson Is All-In For 2:10, Laura Thweatt Is Looking To Break Through & More
The press conference today in Chicago was fascinating. Can a 1:44 800 guy really run 2:05? Can an American not named Galen Rupp run 2:10? Can Laura Thweatt take the next step?
April 11, 2018
2018 Boston Marathon Men's Preview, Part I: Galen Rupp Seeks Revenge Against Defending Champ Geoffrey Kirui
An American-born man hasn't won the Boston Marathon since 1983. Galen Rupp enters Monday's race in the form of his life, but will that be enough as the men's field is a lot more difficult to win this year than last?
January 04, 2018
2017 LRC World & US Rankings, M Marathon: Eliud Kipchoge Is the World's Best Marathoner but Geoffrey Kirui is World #1
December 07, 2017
Defending Champions Geoffrey Kirui And Edna Kiplagat Will Return For The 2018 Boston Marathon
Both will be coming off excellent 2017's where Kirui won World gold and Kiplagat the silver. *Video Release
November 16, 2017
Sunday: Almaz Ayana And World Marathon Champ Geoffrey Kirui Looking For Fast Times At The Delhi Half-Marathon
Ayana is up against defending champ Worknesh Defgefa (66:14) while Kirui actually isn't the favorite as he is up against Jorum Okumbo (58:48) and Alex Korio (58:51).
November 07, 2017
Eliud Kipchoge And Mary Keitany Up For AIMS Best Marathon Runner Award Hat-Trick
Kipchoge and Keitany are up against World champions Geoffrey Kirui and Rose Chelimo for the award.
August 06, 2017
Men's Marathon: Kenya's Geoffrey Kirui Follows Up Boston Victory by Winning 2017 World Title
August 01, 2017
2017 Worlds Men's Marathon Preview: Ethiopia's Tamirat Tola Does Battle With a New Crop of Kenyan Studs
Sometimes the marathon field at worlds is watered down but certianly not this year as the Duba, London and Boston champs are all racing.
April 19, 2017
The Boston Marathon Report Cards Are Out - We Rank the Runners A Through dnF
We rank the top 10 and the Americans on their Boston performances.
April 17, 2017
Boston Winner Geoffrey Kirui Does "70% (of) the preparation of a real marathon runner"
Sometimes life isn't fair.
April 17, 2017
7 Thoughts on Men's Race in Boston: Galen Rupp More Than Leads The Way With Six Americans in Top 10
A Kenyan may have won and a Japanese guy was 3rd, but Galen Rupp led the American invasion.
April 14, 2017
Meb Keflezighi Discusses His Rough Buildup Ahead of His Final Boston Marathon, Plus More From the Elite Men At Friday's Press Conference
Get the inside scoop from Friday's press conference. What racer did famed coach Renato Canova call a "big talent?" What does Wesley Korir think of Jemima Sumgong being busted and can Luke P rebound from his disaster in Chicago?
April 12, 2017
2017 Boston Marathon International Men's Preview: Lemi Berhanu Hayle Goes For the Repeat Against a Field That Contains 5 Sub-2:05 Guys
We break down the elite men's field that will challenge US Olympians Galen Rupp, Jared Ward and Meb Keflezighi in Boston on Monday.