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127th Boston Marathon, 2023 ed.

127th Boston Marathon - Boston, Massachusetts, United States. 2023 edition.

Monday, April 17, 2023

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127th Boston Marathon, map centered on Boston

127th Boston Marathon
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Information about 127th Boston Marathon, 2023 ed.

Running event name: 127th Boston Marathon

Date and Time: Monday, April 17, 2023

City: Boston



State: Massachusetts

Country: United States

Latitude and longitude: 42.360083 -71.05888

About the event:
The Boston marathon is world renowned and first commenced in 1897, making it the oldest annual marathon in the world. As a result of its history, along with its reputation as one of the most challenging, it is on many runner’s bucket lists, making it the most sought after race in the world.

Getting a spot isn’t easy though, to be considered, all requirements have to be met a year in advance and the prerequisite running standards are relatively high.

The race starts at Hopkins, leading the marathon racers through four hills and eight towns before arriving at the Black Bay in Boston.

From the starting line along Tomesello Way, runners then head north for the first mile toward the southern end of Revere Beach, where they'll turn right and head south onto Revere Beach Road. The next couple of miles unfold taking runners south into Winthrop, a small community that's a suburb of nearby Boston located on the peninsula near the airport, looking out onto Boston Harbor. Runners make a loop around Shirley Street, Seafoam Avenue and Winthrop Shore Drive before heading back north toward Revere Beach, where they'll start a long, out-and-back stretch along the oceanfront.

Runners will get to see the beach and the waves coming in from the ocean for virtually all of the next eight miles of the half marathon, as the course takes runners all the way north through Revere to the Point of Pines neighborhood. Here the course makes a loop around the point along Huntington Avenue, Rice Avenue and Lynnway before heading back onto Revere Beach Road for the return route south, but not before giving runners nearly a 360-degree view of the point all the way around.The next stretch of the race covers ground runners will already have run, as they make their way back along Revere Beach Road all the way south to the southern end of the beach again, and then make the right onto Tomesello Way to head back in to the finish line at Suffolk Downs.

Other notes:

Virtual Race? No

Trail? No

Cross country event? No

Multi-stage event? No

Initiatives for children and families: No information

How to apply and entry fee:

Award Description:

Dressing rooms:

Aid stations:

Website: www.baa.org






Flier: Not available

Final ranking: Not available

127th Boston Marathon course map, 2023 ed.

# Length Race type Course map and gpx file Terrain type
Race 1 42.2 km
(26.2 mi)
Marathon 42.2 km course map

3D video animation of the 42.2 km path
Discover the race route of the 127th Boston Marathon, 42.2 km, by clicking on the link or on the map below. Altimetry information. Download gpx file.
127th Boston Marathon, 42.195 km race course map
3D video animation of the 42.2 km path

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