14 Feb 2011

Smith confirmed for Boston marathon

9:56 am on 14 February 2011

The New Zealand distance runner Kim Smith has confirmed her entry to the 115th running of the Boston Marathon in April.

Smith, who has previously excelled on the track, is preparing for the London 2012 Olympic marathon.

Smith, who has a best time of 2 hours 25 minutes and 21 seconds, forms part of a quality field for both the womens and mens Boston races.