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Women’s Wheelchair Race

Hiroyuki Yamamoto of Japan talks to WBZ-TV's Jonathan Elias after winning the men's wheelchair race. (Photo by Seth Szilagyi)

Yamamoto, McFadden Win Boston Marathon Wheelchair Divisions

Hiroyuki Yamamoto of Japan won the men’s wheelchair race division of the 2013 Boston Marathon Monday in 1:25:33.

04/15/2013

Hiroyuki Yamamoto of Japan talks to WBZ-TV's Jonathan Elias after winning the men's wheelchair race. (Photo by Seth Szilagyi)

Yamamoto, McFadden Win Boston Marathon Wheelchair Divisions

Hiroyuki Yamamoto of Japan won the men’s wheelchair race division of the 2013 Boston Marathon Monday in 1:25:33.

04/15/2013

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

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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