The 118th Boston Marathon will be held on Monday, April 21, 2014. Patriots' Day in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
|Division||Start time||approx no. of entrants|
||20 (plus guides)|
||63 (plus 9 duos)|
|Elite Men & Wave One
All Times Eastern
DISTANCE: 26 miles, 385 yards (42.195 Kilometers)
STAY INFORMED AT THE 2014 BOSTON MARATHON WITH MASSACHUSETTS ALERTS FREE SMARTPHONE APP
The Boston Athletic Association (the BAA) has partnered with the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) to ensure that runners and spectators have the ability to receive important public safety and emergency information in a timely manner. Massachusetts Alerts is a communication tool used by MEMA to disseminate critical information to smartphones. It is powered by a free app download (called Ping4alerts!) that is available for Android and iPhone devices.
To learn more, please click the button below:
BOSTON MARATHON WELCOME BOOK
Participants were recently mailed their official Welcome Book. If you have not yet received yours, then use the link below to download the PDF version:
2014 BOSTON MARATHON - RUNNERS RULES INFOGRAPHIC
BOSTON MARATHON FINISH AREA MAP
Below is a map of the finish line area (including Family Meeting Areas), gear check area on Boston Common, and bus transportation location (click here for bus transportation schedule).
(click here for large version)
- Men's Open: Geoffrey Mutai (Kenya), 2:03:02, 2011
- Women's Open: Margaret Okayo (Kenya), 2:20:43, 2002
- Men's Masters: John Campbell (New Zealand), 2:11:04, 1990
- Women's Masters: Firaya Sultanova-Zhdanova (Russia), 2:27:58, 2002
- Men's Wheelchair: Joshua Cassidy (Canada), 1:18:25, 2012
- Women's Wheelchair: Wakako Tsuchida (United States), 1:34:06, 2011
All the information above is subject to change at any time