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That would depend on your age group. Also, qualifying times had to be run on or after September 29, 2007 to qualify for the 2008 race.

18-34 years old: men-3 hours 10 minutes, women-3 hours 40 minutes

35-39 years old: men-3 hours 15 minutes, women-3 hours 45 minutes

40-44 years old: men-3 hours 20 minutes, women-3 hours 50 minutes

45-49 years old: men-3 hours 30 minutes, women-4 hours 00 minutes

50-54 years old: men-3 hours 35 minutes, women-4 hours 05 minutes

55-59 years old: men-3 hours 45 minutes, women-4 hours 15 minutes

60-64 years old: men-4 hours 00 minutes, women-4 hours 30 minutes

65-69 years old: men-4 hours 15 minutes, women-4 hours 45 minutes

70-74 years old: men-4 hours 30 minutes, women-5 hours 00 minutes

75-79 years old: men-4 hours 45 minutes, women-5 hours 15 minutes

80+ years old: men-5 hours 00 minutes, women-5 hours 30 minutes

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Q: What time did you have to have to qualify for the Boston Marathon in 2008?
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