Joan Benoit Samuelson


Two-Time Boston Marathon Champ: ‘Run Your Own Race’

Joan Benoit Samuelson broke a world record when she won the Boston Marathon for a second time in 1983.


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30 Years Later, Samuelson Finishes Marathon Within 30 Minutes Of Her Winning Time

Two-time Boston Marathon winner Joan Benoit Samuelson reached her goal of finishing the marathon within 30 minutes of her winning time.


Meb Keflezighi of the United States crosses the finish line of the 110th Boston Marathon. (Photo courtesy: Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Marathon: Samuelson Running, Keflezighi Will Grand Marshal

Several former champions of the Boston Marathon are returning to Boston to participate in the events surrounding the 116th running on April 16, and a few of them are even running.


Joan Benoit Samuelson, 53, finished the Boston Marathon in under three hours.

Joan Benoit Samuelson, 53, Impressive In Boston Marathon Return

Two-time champion Joan Benoit Samuelson ran her first Boston Marathon since 1993 on Monday, finishing with a time of 2:51:29.


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Boston Marathon’s Runners Expo, American Elite Runners

When the pack takes off on Monday for the 115th time, some promising Americans will try to make a mark.



Student Athletes Get To Train With Marathon Champs

Dozens of high school track athletes got a once in a lifetime training session Wednesday at the Reggie Lewis Athletic Center in Boston.


Former Olympic champion US Joan Benoit Samuelson (R) and Romanian runner Constantina Dita raise a torch during a lighting ceremony of the Marathon flame in the town of Marathon northeast of Athens on October 30, 2010.

Joan Benoit Samuelson To Run Boston Marathon

Two time champion Joan Samuelson will run her first Boston Marathon since 1993, the Boston Athletic Association announced Monday.