“The one word I have to describe it all – epic,” race director Dave McGillivray told reporters Tuesday at a post-race news conference.
Monday’s Boston Marathon was the last for father and son team Dick and Rick Hoyt.
The winner of the 2014 Boston Marathon men’s race said afterward that he was running for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings and for all Bostonians.
Here’s a look at some of the video highlights from the 118th Boston Marathon:
Meb Keflezighi of San Diego, California won the 2014 Boston Marathon Monday with an official time of 2:08:37.
Defending champion Rita Jeptoo of Kenya won the 2014 Boston Marathon Monday with an official time of 2:18:57, a new course record.
Marblehead native Shalane Flanagan desperately wanted to win the 2014 Boston Marathon.
Jessica Kensky crossed the 2014 Boston Marathon finish line with a time of 2:14:13, good enough for first place in the small field that was the Women’s Handcycle division.
The winner of the 2014 Boston Marathon Women’s Wheelchair Division race gave away the gold-dipped olive wreath given to her for the victory.
Ernst Van Dyk and Tatyana McFadden have won the 2014 Boston Marathon Wheelchair Division races.