Desisa and Rotich to defend Boston Marathon titles

Organizers of the Boston Marathon announced today that Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia and Caroline Rotich of Kenya will defend their titles…

Ethiopia’s Gebre-Egziabher ready for Boston Marathon

Addis Ababa  – Ethiopian athlete Gebre-Egziabher Gebremariam said he is ready for the Boston Marathon, world’s oldest…

Boston Marathon: Jeptoo sets new course record, Keflezighi is first American winner since 1983

Boston, MA– Defending champion Rita Jeptoo of Kenya won the 2014 Boston Marathon women’s race by setting…

Lelisa Desisa bids for repeat in fast Boston field

Boston, MA – When Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa returns to the starting line of the Boston Marathon…

Ethiopians catching up at the Boston Marathon

Boston, MA -In the beginning there was Abebe Bikila, the imperial guard who ran barefoot atop…

Boston Marathon Champion Reaches Out to City Torn by Attack

BOSTON — It was October, six months after Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the stricken 2013…

Boston Marathon reveals their fastest ever field

Organisers of the Boston Marathon have announced the elite field for the 118th edition of the IAAF…

John Hancock Announces Return Of Defending Champions To 2014 Boston Marathon

Press Release BOSTON, Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — John Hancock Financial today announced the return of…

Boston Marathon winner returns his medal to city

BOSTON (AP) — The champion of the men’s 2013 Boston Marathon returned his winner’s medal to Mayor Thomas Menino…