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23,181 runners left Hopkinton Monday morning with the goal of finishing the 117th Boston Marathon.
New Kid of the Block and hometown star Joey McIntyre returned home to run his first Boston Marathon for Alzheimer’s Disease research.
Summer Sanders finished the Boston Marathon in under four hours.
Two-time Boston Marathon winner Joan Benoit Samuelson reached her goal of finishing the marathon within 30 minutes of her winning time.
The Boston Marathon men’s division came down to the wire with 20-year-old Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia pulling away on Boylston Street for his first victory here.
Rita Jeptoo of Kenya won the women’s elite race division of the 2013 Boston Marathon Monday with an official time of 2:26.25.
Hiroyuki Yamamoto of Japan won the men’s wheelchair race division of the 2013 Boston Marathon Monday in 1:25:33.
Marblehead-native Shalane Flanagan finished her first Boston Marathon in fourth place.
A moment of silence was held prior to the start of the 117th Boston Marathon to remember the 26 victims of the Newton, Conn. shooting.
There will be no rain and no sizzling heat for the Boston Marathon. In fact, there will be a sea breeze.