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Meb Keflezighi

First American Boston Marathon Winner In 31 Years Recounts Obama's Congratulatory Phone Call

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 04.29.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Meb Keflezighi broke a 31-year streak of non-Americans winning the Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014, after completing the 26-mile route in his person...

Patriot's Day in a Pluralistic Nation

Meryl Chertoff | Posted 06.22.2014 | Religion
Meryl Chertoff

Not many people can run like Meb, but our youth can all learn to reach for one another as fellow citizens and friends, and resist the evil that we hope has now been purged from the city of Boston on a sunny Patriot's Day.

LOOK: Marathon Winner Ran With Tribute To Bombing Victims

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.21.2014 | Sports

As the miles added up and his lead dwindled, Meb Keflezighi had two words repeating in his mind: Boston Strong. "At the end, I just kept thinking,...

American Wins Boston Marathon

AP | PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 06.21.2014 | Sports

BOSTON (AP) -- "The Star-Spangled Banner" played over Boylston Street in honor of an American winner of the Boston Marathon. One year after a bombi...

Jason Linkins

Referring To Marathon Winner As "Technically American" Has Become A Disturbing Trend [UPDATE]

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It really takes a special kind of irredeemable pigheadedness to read about American marathon runner Meb Keflezighi's victory in the New York City mara...

New York, New York

Jonathan Tisch | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jonathan Tisch

The people who come to New York City are innately "a part of it," just like Sinatra said.

Meb Keflezighi Wins NYC Marathon

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) - Meb Keflezighi has become the first American man to win the New York City Marathon since 1982. Keflezighi, the 2004 Oly...