In 2013, Ethiopia's Lelisa Desisa stormed to victory in the 117th Boston Marathon. Two years later, he returned and crossed the finish line first in 2:09:17.
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What do I do if I don’t receive or if I lose my Boston Marathon Number Pick-up Card?
Can I take an earlier B.A.A. shuttle from the Boston Common to the Start than what my bib assignment specifies?
Can I start in a different wave/corral than to which I've been assigned?
I'm getting dropped off in Hopkinton. What time should I plan on arriving there?
What do I do if I cannot participate (injury or otherwise) in the Boston Marathon once I have registered?
1966 - Bobbi Gibb
Although not an official entrant, Roberta “Bobbi” Gibb became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon. Joining the starting field shortly after the gun had been fired, Gibb finished the race in 3:21:40 to place 126th overall. Gibb again claimed the “unofficial” title in 1967 and 1968.