13 Apr '16, 8pm

50 Years of Boston Marathon Coverage

50 Years of Boston Marathon Coverage

The Boston Marathon’s legacy began in 1897—well before Runner’s World was born. It wasn’t until 71 years later that Distance Running News (our forefather) covered the event for the first time, kicking off a long tradition of Boston-related stories in our pages. Here, we look back at that coverage, from Hopkinton to Boylston and everything in between.

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