BAA sets field of 30,000 runners for 2015 Marathon

The field will be the third-largest in the history of the race. Registration opens Sept. 8.

More than 32,000 runners started the 2014 Boston Marathon.

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Marathon runners raised record $38.4m for charity in 2014

The number was nearly double the $20 million raised in the 2013 race, organizers said.

Boston Marathon race director Dave McGillivray (far right) paused at the start line during a moment of silence prior to the start for the mobility impaired participants.

Race director: Despite concerns, Boston Marathon turned out just fine

Dave McGillivray reflects on all he went through to make the 2014 event come together.

Interactive graphic

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/22/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/canvas2--90x90.jpg A selfie at every Boston Marathon mile marker

Dr. Natalie Stavas agreed to document her 26.2-mile journey by taking a photograph next to each mile sign.

The Podium

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Copy%20(2)%20of%20ryan_bmfinish43_spts.jpg From the BAA: Thank you, Boston

On Marathon Monday, Boston showed the world that it is a shining example of compassion and caring.

US runners had plan to help Meb Keflezighi

The Marathon winner’s seven countrymen moderated the pace until he broke away midway through.

On Road Running

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/22/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/rathe_marathonwrap_spts01.jpg Meb Keflezighi thankful to represent US

A day after his historic Boston win, Keflezighi reflected on how his life would have been different had he remained in his native Eritrea.

Marathon entrant says her bib number was copied

This year’s race was supposed to be free of so-called bandits, but a North Carolina woman says at least four people ran using her number.