115th Boston Marathon

2011 Boston Marathon winners Geoffrey Mutai and Caroline Kilel of Kenya. (Photos by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Meet The Champs; Boston Marathon Winners Mutai, Kilel Back In Town

Boston Marathon winners Geoffrey Mutai and Caroline Kilel are back in Boston this weekend, and on Friday, fans will have a chance to meet some of the fastest marathoners in the world.

06/24/2011

Kenya's Geoffrey Mutai finishes first in the Boston Marathon (credit: Rick Macomber)

Record Holder Commends Mutai’s Boston Finish

Marathon world record-holder Haile Gebreselassie on Thursday commended Kenya’s Geoffrey Mutai for running the fastest time ever at the 26.2 mile distance.

04/21/2011

Geoffrey Mutai #2 of Kenya celebrates with the trophy after winning the men's division of the 115th running of the Boston Marathon on April 18, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Marathon Officials Want Mutai’s Boston Finish To Be World Record

Boston Marathon officials say they will apply to the international track governing body to have Geoffrey Mutai’s winning time of 2 hours, 3 minutes, 2 seconds certified as a world record.

04/19/2011

Geoffrey Mutai #2 of Kenya holds the trophy after winning the men's division of the 115th running of the Boston Marathon on April 18, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Mutai’s Fastest Time Not Seen As World Record

Kenya’s Geoffrey Mutai ran the fastest 26.2 miles in history to win the Boston Marathon on Monday. Then his claim to a world record was swallowed up by the hills.

04/18/2011

Caroline Kilel of Kenya reacts as she hits the tape at the finish line to win the women's division of the 115th Boston Marathon in Boston, Monday, April 18, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Kenya’s Caroline Kilel Wins Boston Marathon Women’s Race

Kenya’s Caroline Kilel has won the women’s race in the Boston Marathon, outsprinting American Desiree Davila to win in an unofficial time of 2 hours, 22 minutes, 36 seconds.

04/18/2011

Kenya's Geoffrey Mutai finishes first in the Boston Marathon (credit: Rick Macomber)

Kenya’s Geoffrey Mutai Breaks World Record In Boston Marathon Win

Kenya’s Geoffrey Mutai has won the Boston Marathon in an unofficial 2 hours, 3 minutes, 2 seconds — the fastest marathon ever run.

04/18/2011

Geoffrey Mutai #2 of Kenya celebrates with the trophy after winning the men's division of the 115th running of the Boston Marathon on April 18, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

2011 Boston Marathon Winners

Check out the winners of the 115th running of the Boston Marathon.

04/18/2011

Masazumi Soejima (R) and Wakako Tsuchida (L) of Japan, winners of the men's and women's wheelchair divisions of the 115th running of the Boston Marathon, pose for photos on April 18, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Wheelchair Champs Soejima, Tsuchida Win It For Japan

At their times of deepest doubt, when it seemed fatigue would overcome them and force them to drop out, Masazumi Soejima and Wakako Tsuchida thought of their homeland.

04/18/2011

American Runners Ryan Hall and Desiree Davila each set new records in the Boston Marathon for American Runners. (Davila Photo Jim Rogash/Getty Images, Hall Photo By Charles Krupa/AP Photo)

Americans Run Into History Book

Ryan Hall and Desiree Davila each set records for fastest Boston Marathon’s by American runners.

04/18/2011

Wakako Tsuchida of Japan wins the women's wheelchair division of the 115th running of the Boston Marathon on April 18, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Tsuchida Wins Fifth Straight Women’s Wheelchair, Sets Course Record

Masazumi Soejima amd Wakako Tsuchida gave Japan a sweep of the Boston Marathon men’s and women’s wheelchair divisions, boosting a nation recovering from a devastating earthquake and tsunami.

04/18/2011

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