The Boston Athletic Association lowered all Boston qualifying times by 5 minutes for 2020 and beyond. This is another reason to choose the NHRMC Wrightsville Beach Marathon is your qualifier. The WB Marathon is rated the top 20 marathons to most likely qualify for Boston in the late winter early spring season.
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Here are some field demographics for this year’s qualified applicants:
5,256 qualifiers met their qualifying time by 20 minutes or faster.
8,620 qualifiers met their qualifying time by 10 minutes or faster.
8,545 qualifiers met their qualifying time by five or faster.
220 qualifiers met their qualifying time by 4 minutes, 52 seconds or faster.
433 qualifiers were accepted based on finishing 10 or more consecutive Boston Marathons.
270 qualified athletes with disabilities have been accepted, or are expected to be accepted, through the conclusion of the Athletes with Disabilities registration period.