BOSTON (CBS) – Dick and Rick Hoyt are a big part of Boston Marathon history, a father-son team who have been racing for three decades.READ MORE: Is The Moderna Booster More Effective Than Others? Dr. Mallika Marshall Answers Your Questions
Now, there’s a statue in their honor that’s been placed near the starting line in Hopkinton.
The hope is runners will see it and be inspired.
The name of the bronze statue, “Yes You Can” is also the Hoyt team’s motto.READ MORE: Hunter Renfroe Named Finalist For Gold Glove Award
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Karen Twomey reports