Register for the Fleet Feet Boston Bound in 2020 Training

Boston Bound

  • For those who are already registered for the 2020 Boston Marathon
  • Limited to 100 participants

Make your 2020 Boston Marathon weekend the experience of a lifetime. At Fleet Feet, our acclaimed BOSTON BOUND training program is about more than just running the race. It’s about developing lasting bonds with your training partners and creating unforgettable memories in Boston over race weekend.

The Fleet Feet BOSTON BOUND training program is a coached, 16-week program designed to:

  • Help you physically and mentally prepare for the Boston Marathon
  • Overcome Chicago's lack of hills and difficult winter training conditions
  • Create community and camaraderie among all participants
  • Alleviate the stress of race weekend detail planning so you can focus on the Boston Marathon experience
  • Provide unmatched amenities in Boston

Program Benefits:

  • Weekly 16-week day-by-day training program coached by USATF Certified and championship level coaches with more than 25 combined Boston Marathon finishes.
  • Wednesday Evening Speed/Tempo Run at Fleet Feet Old Town (gear check provided)
  • Saturday Morning Long Runs at Fleet Feet and Barrington High School - depending on weather conditions. Fully Supported - gear check, and water all provided
  • Hill Training that mirrors the Boston Marathon Course
  • BOSTON BOUND program shirt
  • Early Access to official adidas Boston Marathon gear
  • Private clinics on topics including race prep, hydration, and nutrition
  • Special Boston-themed shopping and social events
  • Weekly BOSTON BOUND newsletter with workouts, training tips and special offers
  • Post-event celebration party in Chicago including Free Boston Marathon Medal Engraving

Program Dates

  • December 19 - Informational meeting 7:00pm Fleet Feet Old Town
  • January 4 - 6-week program begins 8:00am Fleet Feet Old Town (Locations vary - Fleet Feet Old Town or Barrington High School)
  • January 8 - Wednesday Night Speed Workouts begin 6:15pm Fleet Feet Old Town
  • Saturday Morning Long Runs begin at 8:00 am - Locations vary (Fleet Feet Old Town or Barrington High School)

Race Weekend Boston Amenities:

  • Access to select room blocks at various Boston hotels (based on availability, link to room block portal will be provided in registration confirmation)
  • Private charter buses to the start line in Hopkinton – stay on the buses until your wave start and leave gear on the bus. Buses will return gear to finishers lounge for quick retrieval post race
  • Traditional Shakeout Run along the Charles River on Sunday morning with light breakfast included
  • Pre-race Private Dinner for program participants, friends and family, in Boston's North End early Sunday evening (additional fees will apply for friends and family)
  • VIP pre-race lounge for runners prior to boarding buses to start line. Open at 5 a.m. with coffee, bagels, hydration and gear drop
  • VIP Race Day Resort including gear pick up, massage, compression boots, food and beverages

Online registration for this event is currently closed