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Boston Marathon 2012

High Temps At Boston Marathon Send More Than 100 To Hospital

AP | DAVID KLEPPER | Posted 04.16.2012 | Sports

BOSTON -- There are races to run fast, and there are races just to finish. With temperatures hitting the 80s, Monday's Boston Marathon was the latter....

Kenyan Wins Boston Marathon For 19th Time In 22 Years

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 06.16.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — Trailing the leaders by 200 yards when the Boston Marathon slogged through Heartbreak Hill, Wesley Korir passed them one by one until h...

Heat Forces Thousands Of Boston Marathon Runners To Sit Out

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 06.16.2012 | Sports

By JIMMY GOLEN, ASSOCIATED PRESS BOSTON -- Temperatures rising into the 80s slowed the field at the 116th Boston Marathon and may have convinced as...

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Len Berman | Posted 06.16.2012 | New York
Len Berman

I always loved going to the start of the Boston Marathon the morning of the race. Of all the sports events I covered, it seemed the most real and unadorned.

How Fast Can A Human Run A Marathon?

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 04.16.2012 | Sports

BOSTON -- Geoffrey Mutai had barely crossed the Boston Marathon finish line in an unprecedented 2 hours, 3 minutes, 2 seconds when the murmurs began. ...

Heat Forces Boston Marathon, Runners To Adjust

AP | JIMMY GOLEN | Posted 06.15.2012 | Sports

BOSTON — The Run for the Hoses. The Duel in the Sun. The Inferno. As the prospect of 80-degree temperatures looms over Monday's Boston Marathon...