To provide global leadership in elite and mass participation marathons
The Abbott World Marathon Majors is a series of six of the largest and most renowned marathons in the world: Tokyo Marathon, Boston Marathon, Virgin Money London Marathon, BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, Bank of America Chicago Marathon and TCS New York City Marathon.
The organizers of these events are united in their effort to advance the sport, raise awareness of its elite athletes, and increase the level of interest in elite racing among running enthusiasts.
Series XII Races
The races in Abbott World Marathon Majors Series XII will take place on the following dates:
BMW-BERLIN MARATHON: Sunday September 16 2018
Bank of America Chicago Marathon: Sunday October 7 2018
TCS New York City Marathon: Sunday November 4 2018
Tokyo Marathon: Sunday March 3 2019
Boston Marathon: Monday April 15 2019
Virgin Money London Marathon: Sunday April 28 2019