Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony

Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Heartbreak Hill
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Heartbreak Hill
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony
Heartbreak Hill really pushes the runners of the marathon to their limits, but once they reach the top they know the hardest part is over. Check out these photos of people pushing themselves to the top and others celebrating their arrivals at the top. (Photo by Justin Opiechowski)
CBSBoston.com senior web producer Mike Toole runs for Children's Hospital on behalf of his daughter, Avery, who had a heart transplant. (credit: Andrea Courtois)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony CBSBoston.com senior web producer Mike Toole runs for Children's Hospital on behalf of his daughter, Avery, who had a heart transplant. (credit: Andrea Courtois)
WBZ-TV's Paul Burton runs through Cleveland Circle. (credit: Andrea Courtois)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony WBZ-TV's Paul Burton runs through Cleveland Circle. (credit: Andrea Courtois)
WBZ-TV's Peg Rusconi's son, Sam, greets her at the finish line after Peg ran her seventh Boston Marathon. (credit: Dan Hoard)
Boston Marathon: The Thrill & The Agony WBZ-TV's Peg Rusconi's son, Sam, greets her at the finish line after Peg ran her seventh Boston Marathon. (credit: Dan Hoard)

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