Boston Marathon

Full field returns for Boston Marathon coming-out party

Full field returns for Boston Marathon coming-out party

  • Six months after its delayed, then canceled, then delayed again 125th edition, the world's oldest and most prestigious annual 26.2-mile race returned to its traditional Patriots' Day spot in the schedule — and the atmosphere was back as well
  • BAA officials say that 25,314 participants crossed the start line in Hopkinton and 24,918 of them finished by the time the clocks were turned off at 5:35 p.m., a 98.4 percent finish rate
By AP ·