Hometown olympian Shalane Flanagan finished in third place in Sunday’s, inaugural Runner’s World Heartbreak Hill Half & Festival.
Thousands of runners took part in Boston Athletic Association’s Half Marathon Sunday, held at Franklin Park.
There was a time when Lauriann DeSousa weighed 300 pounds and could hardly walk a block without having to take a break.
Kenya’s Allan Kiprono set an event record with a time of 1 hour, 1 minute, 44 seconds to win the 12th Boston Half Marathon.
He ran the Boston Half Marathon with his wife Heidi in 2 hours, 10 minutes and 5 seconds.