picture of 2018 Boston Marathon & B.A.A. 5k/Mile

FloTrack will provide coverage of the 2018 Boston Marathon & B.A.A. 5k/Mile in Boston, MA.

  1. Best Of 2018: Twitter

    Best Of 2018: Twitter

    Dec 20, 2018

    10) G.O.A.T.
  2. Des Linden Leaves Hansons-Brooks Distance Project

    Des Linden Leaves Hansons-Brooks Distance Project

    Jun 24, 2018

    Boston Marathon champion Des Linden announced on Twitter yesterday that she is moving on from the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project after 13 years.
  3. BAA To Award Non-Elite Women Their Boston Marathon Prize Money, After All

    BAA To Award Non-Elite Women Their Boston Marathon Prize Money, After All

    May 4, 2018

    The Boston Athletic Association (BAA) will award an extra $21,700 in prize money to five women whose net finish times placed amongst the top 15 overall and top five masters runners at the Boston Marathon despite not entering the Elite Women's Start (EWS), the organizers of the world's oldest annual marathon announced today.
  4. Des Linden Trademarks 'Keep Showing Up' After Historic Boston Marathon Win

    Des Linden Trademarks 'Keep Showing Up' After Historic Boston Marathon Win

    Apr 30, 2018

    Desiree Linden has filed for a trademark on the phrase "Keep Showing Up" with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office after becoming the first American woman in 33 years to win the Boston Marathon. The news was first reported by ESPN. She plans to use the phrase on athletic apparel. 
  5. House Of Run: What Will Be The Legacy Of The 2018 Boston Marathon?

    House Of Run: What Will Be The Legacy Of The 2018 Boston Marathon?

    Apr 20, 2018

    On the latest episode of the House of Run podcast, Jason and Kevin discuss Desiree Linden becoming the first American woman to win Boston since 1985, Yuki Kawauchi's comeback victory, the bizarre top five in both races, the panoply of DNFs, and the horrific weather in Boston.
  6. After Winning The Boston Marathon, Yuki Kawauchi Heads Back To The Office

    After Winning The Boston Marathon, Yuki Kawauchi Heads Back To The Office

    Apr 19, 2018

    In the midst of the post-race parties on Monday night, Yuki Kawauchi had a call to make. The surprise winner from Japan had been Boston Marathon champion for less than 12 hours but was concerned about work obligations back home. Kawauchi's victory meant that he was scheduled to attend the Tuesday-morning press conference in Boston, delaying his travel back to Japan. 
  7. On The Run: How Did Desiree Linden And Yuki Kawauchi Pull It Off?

    On The Run: How Did Desiree Linden And Yuki Kawauchi Pull It Off?

    Apr 16, 2018

    Jojo and Kevin chat after a historic day in Boston and discuss Desiree Linden becoming the first American woman since 1985 to win the race, Yuki Kawauchi's surprise victory, the incredible top-five finishes from Sarah Sellers and Shadrack Biwott, and the horrible weather that turned the race upside down.
  8. Kawauchi Comes From Behind To Pull Off Boston Win

    Kawauchi Comes From Behind To Pull Off Boston Win

    Apr 16, 2018

    The latest Boston Marathon champion routinely runs 10 marathons per year, holds the world record for racing in a business suit and began 2018 by running in a race by himself in Massachusetts. 
  9. Desi Linden Wins The Boston Marathon, Ends 33-Year American Title Drought

    Desi Linden Wins The Boston Marathon, Ends 33-Year American Title Drought

    Apr 16, 2018

    Desi Linden won the Boston Marathon today in 2:39.54, effectively ending the 33-year title drought for American women. The last U.S. woman to win the country's oldest marathon was Lisa Rainsberger, who claimed the Boston crown in 1985.
  10. Linden, Kawauchi Shock Marathon World In Boston

    Linden, Kawauchi Shock Marathon World In Boston

    Apr 16, 2018

    Desiree Linden and Yuki Kawauchi both pulled monumental upsets on a cold, wet and windy day in Boston. Check out the live mile-by-mile recap to see how they did it.