Defending champion Rita Jeptoo leads an elite women's field in the Boston Marathon that also includes American challengers.
Defending champion Lelisa Desisa leads an elite men's field in Boston that also includes dominant Africans and several top Americans.
Defending champs Lelisa Desisa and Rita Jeptoo will face elite competition from both international and American runners in this year's Boston Marathon, writes Scott Douglas.
Geoffrey Mutai and Priscah Jeptoo claimed the men's and women's titles, respectively, at the 2013 New York City Marathon
Runner's World breaks down the favorites, the challengers and the top Americans in the 2013 New York City Marathon.
New York Marathon CEO Mary Wittenberg says plenty of lessons were learned after the cancellation of the 2012 marathon, and that this year's event will be better.