Post by Julie Ryan Evans Tomorrow brings my favorite sporting event of the year -- the Boston Marathon. In its 116th year, it's the pinnacle of running achievement for many. As a runner, I find it fascinating to watch the gaits, speed, and strength of the runners, and I imagine myself running alongside them someday. But it's also about so much more than that.
Each runner has a story as to why they've trekked to Boston for this event, and what it means to them.
The 2014 Boston Marathon provided a number of inspirational stories, and most of them had to do with the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing in one way or another. However, there was at least one feel-good story that had nothing at all to ... Read Post
The forecast calls for such unusually hot weather for the 116th Boston Marathon today that the Boston Athletic Association has offered runners the chance to sit this one out. With temperatures in the 85-90 range expected during the ... Read Post