Registration for 2019 Boston Marathon begins on Sept. 10

MARATHON SLIDER Runners in the first wave break from the start on rain soaked streets during the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, Mass., Monday, April 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Mary Schwalm)
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Qualifying standards for the 2019 Boston Marathon are the same as in recent years.

Registration for the 2019 Boston Marathon will open on Sept. 10, the Boston Athletic Association announced on Monday, and will be on a rolling basis.

The fastest runners who qualify in their age group will be able to register first.

The qualification window for the 2019 marathon opened on Sept. 16, 2017, and qualifying times are the same as in recent years.


The marathon will be on Monday, April 15.

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Here are the different registration dates:

■ Monday, Sept. 10, 10 a.m.: Runners who have met the qualifying standard by 20 minutes or more.

■ Wednesday, Sept. 12, 10 a.m.: Runners who have met the qualifying standard by 10 minutes or more*

■ Friday, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.: Runners who have met the qualifying standard by 5 minutes or more*


■ Saturday, Sept. 15, 10 p.m.: Week One registration closes.

■ Monday, Sept. 17. 10 a.m.: All runners who have met the qualifying standard can submit an entry, although the fastest runners by gender and age group will be entered first.*

■ Wednesday, Sept. 19, 5 p.m.: Week Two registration closes.

■ Monday, Sept. 24, 10 a.m.: If space allows, registration will open to anyone who meets the qualifying standards, first-come, first-served.

■ Registration closes when the field is full, or until Sunday, October 28 at 5 p.m.

*if spaces remains

2019 Boston Marathon qualifying standards
18-34 3hrs 05min 00sec 3hrs 35min 00sec
35-39 3hrs 10min 00sec 3hrs 40min 00sec
40-44 3hrs 15min 00sec 3hrs 45min 00sec
45-49 3hrs 25min 00sec 3hrs 55min 00sec
50-54 3hrs 30min 00sec 4hrs 00min 00sec
55-59 3hrs 40min 00sec 4hrs 10min 00sec
60-64 3hrs 55min 00sec 4hrs 25min 00sec
65-69 4hrs 10min 00sec 4hrs 40min 00sec
70-74 4hrs 25min 00sec 4hrs 55min 00sec
75-79 4hrs 40min 00sec 5hrs 10min 00sec
80 and over 4hrs 55min 00sec 5hrs 25min 00sec