Best Marathons to Qualify for Boston
Qualifying for the Boston Marathon is a dream for many runners. While proper training is the most important factor in your ability to hit your qualifying time, if you’re looking for that extra 5% edge, finding the perfect race to qualify at is of critical importance.
Ideally, you want to find a race that has an easy course and good weather. Perhaps even more important, it helps if you can find other runners looking to achieve the same goal. Together, you can help pace each other, provide motivation, and take pressure off the monumental task.
The following is a list of the marathons with the highest percentage of Boston qualifiers according to data collected in 2011. Of course, you can qualify at any eligible race, but finding others to run with just might be the extra 5% you need to achieve your Boston Qualifying goal!
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