Name: BAA Boston Marathon

Distance: Marathon

Date: Apr 16, 2018

City: Boston

State: MA

Country: USA

Size: 28,000 finishers in 2016

Web site:

Prize money: $830,500 total: Open: $706,000; Masters: $40,000; Push-rim Wheelchair: $84,500

First place male: Open: $150,000; Masters: $10,000; Push rim Wheelchair: $20,000

First place female: Open: $150,000; Masters: $10,000; Push rim Wheelchair: $20,000

Bonuses: ER: $25,000. Additional bonuses available through BAA series prizes, maximum $50,000. See prize page

Prize website:

History website:

Last year male winning time: 2:09:37 in 2017 (Geoffrey Kirui)

Last year female winning time: 2:21:52 in 2017 (Edna Kiplagat)

Last year results website:



Large race: Yes

Prize money: Yes

Expo: Yes

Expo website:

Notes: Part of Abbot's World Marathon Majors series. Women's elite race is all-women starting prior to mixed gender race