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Abbott World Marathon Majors Unveils New Race Series Format

The ninth running of the Tokyo Marathon on Feb. 22, 2015 marks the official start of Abbott’s title sponsorship of the Abbott World Marathon Majors (AWMM) and a number of key changes to the iconic series.

Recognizing Exceptional Volunteers

JetBlue and the B.A.A. are teaming up to recognize ten exceptional volunteers with a round-trip flight on JetBlue – meet our winners!

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John Hancock Financial Has Announced Elite Field

John Hancock Financial announced the elite field for the 119th running of the Boston Marathon on April 20.
2015 Boston Marathon Entry List

To search the entry list for the 2015 Boston Marathon, please click the button below:
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2015 Boston Marathon Weekend

Learn what you need to know about Marathon Weekend, including information on the John Hancock Sports & Fitness Expo where you will pick up your bib number.
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B.A.A. Moment 2

1935 John A. Kelley

Born in West Medford, Massachusetts as one of ten children, Kelley ran track and cross-country at Arlington High School in Massachusetts. He did not finish his first Boston Marathon in 1928, but eventually competed in a record 61 Boston Marathons. A legend of the marathon, Kelley won the 1935 and 1945 runnings of the Boston Marathon. He finished in second place at Boston a record seven times. Between 1934 to 1950, he finished in the top five 15 times at Boston, consistently running in the 2:30s. He ran his last full marathon at Boston in 1992 at the age of 84, his 61st start and 58th finish there.