Push-Rim Wheelchair Start of the 118th Boston Marathon

21 APR 2014
Push-Rim Wheelchair Start of the 118th Boston Marathon
Time: 9:17 AM
Location: Hopkinton, MA

Push-Rim Wheelchair Start of the Boston Marathon.

The race will be televised in its entirety locally on WBZ-TV (Channel 4), and the station will also be streaming live race coverage throughout New England on CBSBoston.com. The race will be broadcast nationally on Universal Sports, and online at UniversalSports.com.

B.A.A. Moment 7

1977 - Bob Hall Becomes the First Person to Complete the Race in a Wheelchair

In 1977, Bob Hall pioneered the division when he became the first person to complete the race in a wheelchair in 1975, making good on his promise to finish in under three hours.