All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Boston Marathon 2014’

American Meb Keflezighi Wins Boston Marathon

An American man has won the Boston Marathon for the first time in more than 30 years. Meb Keflezighi, a 38-year-old immigrant from war-torn Eritrea, finished Monday’s race in an unofficial time of 2:08:37. The last time an American won the men’s race was in 1983 when Greg Meyer won and the last time an American woman has won was …

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Boston Marathon: Spirits High Amid Added Security

Individuals from around the world arrived in Boston, Mass. in recent days to both pay their respects to the victims of last year’s tragic Boston Marathon Bombings and to take part in this year’s event. The fact that nearly ten thousand more people signed up for this year’s race is indicative of the spirit of the Boston Marathon. While the …

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Boston Marathon 2014 Safety Plan Unveiled

As April 15th approaches, we as a nation recall with sorrow last year’s Boston Marathon bombings, which killed three and injured over two hundred others. This year, Boston city officials are strengthening security presence and introducing more strident safety measures to help prevent such a tragedy from happening again, reports Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Boston Police Commissioner William …

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