Rebekah Gregory, on doctor's orders, won't be able to run this year's event in its entirety. But she'll participate in the final 3.5 miles and cross the finish line.
The last time athletes, agents, coaches and organziers gathered for a World Marathon Majors race on U.S. soil, at the 2014 New York Marathon last November, the party was spoiled by news of Kenyan Rita Jeptoo's positive test for EPO.
After high-profile doping scandals rocked the long-distance circuit, national and world officials have responded with assertive action. And new protocols begin in earnest at the Boston Marathon.
ESPN senior writer and reporter Andy Katz will be making his marathon debut Monday at the Boston Marathon, running to raise funds and awareness for The V Foundation for Cancer Research.
At first, Chris Laudani was just a nameless, faceless person caught on camera shoveling the Boston Marathon finish line during a late-January snowstorm.
Meb Keflezighi inspired America with last year's Boston Marathon win, and there are plenty of reasons to think he can (and cannot) repeat that success in what will be a different race in 2015.
The elite fields for the Boston Marathon gathered Friday afternoon to meet the media and discuss their race plans, and the most talked-about name discussed was one no one mentioned ahead of the 2014 race: Meb Keflezighi.
The resilient granddaughter of a Celtics executive is Stepping Strong.
How has the Boston Marathon changed since it was first run in 1897? Runner's World's Evolution of Running infographic shows just how different things are today.
Autism has been a challenge for twins Alex and Jamie Schneider, but their love of running has proved therapeutic for the boys and their family, who are at the Boston Marathon for the fourth time.
We do not yet know the result of Lance Armstrong's reported meeting with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, but could a third comeback result in something actually genuine?
Police are searching for a thief who stole nearly a dozen pairs of donated sneakers and athletic items from two Boston Marathon bombing survivors.
Boston Marathon race director Dave McGillivray is still learning how to navigate the post-bombings landscape at his race, looking forward while continuing to remember those affected by events two years ago.
Olympic medalist and elite marathoner Shalane Flanagan is adding cookbook author to her resume. She takes a break from Boston Marathon preparation to talk about healthy fats and good eats.
Boston's hometown favorite Shalane Flanagan shares the meal that fuels her long runs -- and that she hopes places her on the podium at Monday's marathon.
Former Boston University sprinter Uzo Aduba (aka Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren in the hit show "Orange Is the New Black") preps to run her second marathon next week in Boston.
Bennett Beach has completed 47 straight Boston Marathons in spite of a neurological condition and the 2013 bombings . He comes to the start line this year eyeing the record of 58 completed races.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted on all charges Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing by a federal jury that now must decide whether the 21-year-old former college student should be executed.
Kendall Schler is being stripped of her St. Louis Marathon women's title after officials concluded she didn't run the full course either year.
Kenya's athletics federation has suspended the agents of marathon world-record holder Dennis Kimetto and other top stars while it investigates the spike in doping among the country's runners.
John Degenkolb achieved a rare double Sunday as he outsprinted his rivals in the Roubaix Velodrome to win the Queen of Classics after triumphing in Milan-San Remo earlier this year.
Mark Korir of Kenya surprised many including himself as he won the Paris marathon on Sunday to claim the biggest victory of his career.
Dick Hoyt, who over the decades have become among the most recognizable faces of the Boston Marathon, on Thursday was named grand marshal for this year's race.
Phil Gaimon's latest dispatch from the world of bike racing looks at early-season action, including hipster bikes indoors, a bearded beast and some crash-filled races.