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Marathon Weekend: 

Marathon Weekend: The 118th running of the Boston Marathon
21 APR 2014
Wave Three Start of the 118th Boston Marathon
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Hopkinton, MA

Wave Three Start of the 118th Boston Marathon.

The race will be televised in its entirety locally on WBZ-TV (Channel 4), and the station will also be streaming live race coverage throughout New England on CBSBoston.com. The race will be broadcast nationally on Universal Sports, and online at UniversalSports.com.

B.A.A. Moment 4

1972 - Women Official Entrants in Marathon

Although Bobbi Gibb was the first woman to complete the Boston Marathon in 1966, it was not until the 1972 Boston Marathon that women could become official entrants due to a change in AAU rules.