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Stories concerning the 122nd Boston Marathon on April 16.
Less than a year before Des Linden won the 2018 Boston Marathon, she nearly abandoned her running career.
WBUR's Martha Bebinger and Bruce Gellerman were at the Boston Marathon Monday. They talked to both runners, and spectators, for today's Morning Edition.
Monday's Boston Marathon had some of the worst weather conditions anyone can remember and it produced a few surprising results. WBUR's Alex Ashlock covered the marathon, and joined Morning Edition...
WBUR's sports and society reporter ran the Boston Marathon. She tells All Things Considered what it was like battling heavy rain and fierce winds.
Stories from inside the Boston Marathon medical tent, where runners sought support after fighting their way through the biting cold and rain.
In the women's and men's divisions of the Boston Marathon, Desiree Linden and Yuki Kawauchi claimed victory.
A two-time Olympian and the 2011 Boston Marathon runner-up, Linden decided to stick around, outlasting the weather and the rest of the field to win the race's 122nd edition on...
Despite driving rain and cooler-than-average temperatures, runners are competing in the 122nd Boston Marathon.
The 2018 Boston Marathon sure was a rainy one.
The Boston Marathon has never been canceled due to the weather, despite some nasty conditions throughout the years.
The weather is not forecast to be ideal weather for today's Boston Marathon. It will be chilly and very rainy. For more on how the weather could affect marathon participants,...
It's Marathon Monday and the runners started gathering at the start line in Hopkinton bright and early for the 122nd running. WBUR's Alex Ashlock reports from Hopkinton, where he covers...
For many people, the anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing has become a day of service -- One Boston Day.
There is no place on Earth I’d rather be than the wide, welcoming expanse of the Boston Marathon finish line, writes Amby Burfoot.
In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston Marathon with an official bib number.
Five years after the marathon bombings, does the ubiquitous phrase still have meaning?
On the fifth anniversary of that Marathon bombing, we asked to hear from you.
Dennis Rainear was 10 miles into a marathon in Michigan when something struck the top of his head. It was a bullet. Rainear finished the race and went on to...
"Bricklayer Bill" was the 1917 Boston Marathon champion, best known for riding the rails to races and wearing a stars and stripes bandana. But that's only the beginning of his...
Shalane Flanagan, coming off a big win at the New York City Marathon, talks about her goals and hopes for the 122nd Boston Marathon.