A pair of defending champions will be looking to add another olive wreath to their decorated Boston Marathon collection this year.
Canada’s Josh Cassidy made it a one-man race Monday, winning the men’s wheelchair division of the 2012 Boston Marathon in a new world record of 1 hour 18 minutes and 24 seconds.
Check out the winners of the 115th running of the Boston Marathon.
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.
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.