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Marathon Weekend: 

Marathon Weekend: The 118th running of the Boston Marathon
15 APR 2013
Start of Elite Women’s Race of the 117th Boston Marathon
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Hopkinton, MA

Elite Women's Start of the Boston Marathon.

Live coverage of the 117th Boston Marathon will be shown locally on WBZ-TV (Channel 4), and nationally on Universal Sports and online at UniversalSports.com.

B.A.A. Moment 1

1920 - Ashland Start

The Boston Marathon began in Ashland, Massachusetts from 1897 through 1923 then moved to Hopkinton for the 1924 race.  Since then, the race has started in Hopkinton every year.