Qualifying for the Boston Marathon
Following is a list of marathons most frequently used to qualify for the Boston Marathon. THIS IN NOT AN ALL-INCLUSIVE LIST, but simply a list of the top feeder races. There are many marathons that can be used to qualify for the Boston Marathon. Please contact the race you are interested in attempting your qualifying mark for more information.
Qualifying window for the 2014 Boston Marathon opened September 22, 2012
Registration for the 2014 Boston Marathon is scheduled to open in early September, 2013
All qualifying marathons must be certified
- For application into the Boston Marathon, applicants must provide the name and date of the marathon at which they qualified, and their official finishing time
- The B.A.A. will verify all qualifying times before granting acceptance into the race
- Dates with an asterik fall AFTER the opening of 2014 registration, and therefore are not a guaranteed option for entry into the 2014 race.