Largest Marathons (2011)

SOURCE: Running USA with Athlinks (2009–11) and Active.com (2005–08)

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World’s Largest Marathons (finishers):

1) ING New York City, NY 47,133
2) Bank of America Chicago, IL 35,755
3) Virgin London, GBR 35,126
4) BMW Berlin, GER 32,816
5) Tokyo Int’l, JPN 32,395
6) Paris, FRA 31,133
7) Osaka, JPN 26,175
8) Boston, MA 23,913
9) Marine Corps, DC 21,042
10) Kobe, JPN 20,103
11) Honda LA, CA 19,902
12) Honolulu, HI 19,102
13) Naha, JPN 17,060
14) ASICS Stockholm, SWE 15,470
15) Shonan Int’l, JPN 15,278


U.S. Largest Marathons (finishers):

1) ING New York City, NY 47,133
2) Bank of America Chicago, IL 35,755
3) Boston, MA 23,913
4) Marine Corps, DC 21,042
5) Honda LA, CA 19,902
6) Honolulu, HI 19,102
7) Walt Disney World, FL 13,551
8) Philadelphia, PA 10,267
9) Medtronic Twin Cities, MN 8,534
10) Portland, OR 8,461
11) Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego, CA 8,290
12) Chevron Houston, TX 6,919
13) Grandma’s, MN 6,337
14) Nike Women’s, CA 6,108
15) San Francisco, CA 5,989