Tuesday, January 24, 2006

Boston Marathon is part of World Marathon Majors

This year’s Boston Marathon April 17 will kick off the World Marathon Majors, a series of five races over two years to determine a men’s and women’s champion. Other races include London (April 23), Berlin (Sept. 24), Chicago (Oct. 22) and New York City (Nov. 5). Runners have to compete in 3 races over 2 years to be eligible for prize money.

Read the story here.