What You Need To Know For Marathon Monday

Runners run through Newton in the 2012 Boston Marathon (Lorianne DiSabato/Flickr)

Runners run through Newton, Mass. during the 2012 Boston Marathon. (Lorianne DiSabato/Flickr)

BOSTON — Monday marks the 117th running of the Boston Marathon. The 26.2 mile course starts in Hopkinton, Mass. and ends in downtown Boston, with more than 27,000 runners participating. Here are a few resources to help you prepare for race day.

Boston Athletic Association

The BAA manages the Boston Marathon.

City of Boston


Several T stations will be closed on Marathon Monday, including Copley. Dozens of bus routes will either run on modified routes or not operate at all.

More Marathon Coverage

Please follow our community rules when engaging in comment discussion on wbur.org.
Most Popular