Boston Marathon
The Boston Marathon is an annual marathon hosted by several cities in Greater Boston in eastern Massachusetts, United States. It is always held on Patriots' Day, the third Monday of April. Begun in 18...
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Al Qaeda Leader Warns Of 'Gravest Consequences' If Boston Bomber Executed
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has warned the United States of the "gravest consequences" if Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or any other Muslim prisoner is executed.
Jury reaches sentencing decision in Boston Marathon bomber case, Death Penalty
Tsarnaev was previously convicted of killing three people and injuring 264 others with homemade bombs at the Boston Marathon in 2013.
Boston Bombing Trial: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Guilty on All Counts; Faces Death
The jury in the trial of accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has reached a verdict. The trial began March 4 and included weeks of graphic testimony that dragged the city through painful ...
Boston Marathon Champ Rita Jeptoo Banned for Doping - Marathon
The three-time winner tested positive for EPO, a performance-enhancing drug.
George V. Brown
George V. Brown (21 October 1880 – 17 October 1937) of Hopkinton, Massachusetts, championed the development of various sports and sporting events in the United States, most notably the Boston Marathon...
Al Qaeda Leader Warns Of 'Gravest Consequences' If Boston Bomber Executed
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has warned the United States of the "gravest consequences" if Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or any other Muslim prisoner is executed.
Ibragim Todashev
Ibragim Todashev (Ибрагим Тодашев) (September 22, 1985 – May 22, 2013) was a Chechen American former mixed martial artist and a possible friend of suspected Boston Marathon bomber and former amateur b...
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Franjo Mihalić
Franjo Mihalić ([fraːɲɔ ˈmixalitɕ]; March 9, 1920 – February 14, 2015) was a Croatian-Serbian long-distance runner best known for his 1958 win at the Boston Marathon and his marathon silver medal in t...
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Kathrine Switzer
Kathrine Virginia "Kathy" Switzer (born January 5, 1947, in Amberg, Germany) is an American author, television commentator and marathon runner, best known as the first woman to run the Boston Marathon...
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2011 Boston Marathon
The 2011 Boston Marathon took place on Monday, April 18, 2011. Geoffrey Mutai of Kenya won the men's race in a time of 2:03:02. In recognizing Mutai's mark as the "fastest Marathon ever run", the Inte...
Rosie Ruiz
Rosa Ruiz Vivas, usually known as Rosie Ruiz (born 1953, Havana, Cuba) is a Cuban American who was declared the winner in the female category for the 84th Boston Marathon in 1980, only to have her tit...
Frank Zuna
Frank Zuna (January 2, 1893 – January 1983) was an American long-distance runner. In 1921, he won the Boston Marathon. Three years later, he competed in the marathon at the 1924 Summer Olympics....
Carl Linder
Carl Linder (September 13, 1889 – October 1966) was an American long-distance runner. He competed in the marathon at the 1920 Summer Olympics. One year earlier, he won the Boston Marathon.
Antti Viskari
Antti Viskari (born May 1, 1928 in Joutseno, Lappeenranta, Etelä-Karjala, Finland- 2007) is a Finnish former long-distance runner. He has a personal best for the marathon of 2:21:27 which he set in 19...
Team Hoyt
Team Hoyt is father and son Dick Hoyt (born June 1, 1940) and Rick Hoyt (born January 10, 1962), from Holland, Massachusetts, who have competed together in various athletic endeavors, including marath...
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Toshiko D'Elia
Toshiko D'Elia (née Kishimoto) (January 2, 1930 – February 19, 2014) was an American Masters athletics long distance running legend. She was a member of the 1996 inaugural class of the Masters divisi...
Boston Athletic Association
The Boston Athletic Association is a non-profit, organized sports association for the city of Boston, Massachusetts. It hosts such events as the world-renowned Boston Marathon.Among the nation's olde...
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