Cool Running News
Jeptoo sets course record and captures third Boston crown, Meb is first American male to win in Boston in 31 years
Invitational races feature start/finish on Boylston Street at Boston Marathon finish line and $14,500 prize purse.
Kastor bests Colleen De Reuck's U.S. Masters (age 40+) half-marathon record by 12 seconds in New York City.
Tata Consultancy Services to celebrate inaugural year as title sponsor, kicking off official charity partner program by providing Team for Kids fundraising donations to 26 lucky runners
Joan Samuelson, Amby Burfoot, and Gelindo Bordin to run Marathon.
Bill Rodgers to serve as grand marshal of the Boston Marathon.
Greg Meyer, Jack Fultz, and Uta Pippig to participate in weekend activities.
A record of nearly 2 million finishers in U.S. half-marathons in 2013; female finishers hit new highs; Nike Women's DC largest inaugural and Göteborg largest 13.1 mile ever
Men’s top two finishers separated by less than a second at the 42nd Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile; Christo Landry places sixth overall to win USA Men’s 10 Mile Championship title
Bernard Lagat finishes second in 13:19, breaking American 5K road record; Gebremeskel becomes first 4-time champion in history of the “World’s Fastest 5K”