Boston Marathon

Monday, April 15

 

Course Map |   Schedule  |   Future Marathon Dates 


The Boston Marathon is the world's largest annual marathon. It is always held on Patriots' Day, the third Monday of April. The Boston Marathon ranks as one of the world's best-known road racing events. It is one of six World Marathon Majors.

The event attracts 500,000 spectators each year, making it New England's most widely viewed sporting event. Though starting with 18 participants in 1897, the event now attracts an average of about 20,000 registered participants each year, with 26,839 people entering in 2013. 

For more information on events: baa.org 

Boston Marathon Course 2019

*Click on the image for an interactive map of the course (photo courtesy of BAA.org)

 

Schedule of events for Marathon:

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

Division Start time    Approx no. of entrants  
Men's Push Rim Wheelchair 9.02 a.m. 35
Women's Push Rim Wheelchair    9:04 a.m. 15
Handcycles & Duos 9:25 a.m. 70
Elite Women 9:32 a.m. 40
Elite Men & Wave One 10:00 a.m. 7,500
Wave Two 10:25 a.m. 7,500
Wave Three 10:50 a.m. 7,500
Wave Four 11:15 a.m. 7,500

 

Future Marathon Dates

April 20, 2020

April 19, 2021

April 18, 2022

April 17, 2023

April 15, 2024

April 21, 2025