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Boston Marathon History: Past Men's Wheelchair Champions

Past Champions

YearNameCITIZENSHIPTime
1975 Robert Hall USA/MA 2:58:00
1976 No contestants - -
1977 Robert Hall USA/MA 2:40:10
1978 George Murray USA/FL 2:26:57
1979 Ken Archer USA/OH 2:38:59
1980 Curt Brinkman USA/UT 1:55:00
1981 Jim Martinson USA/WA 2:00:41
1982 Jim Knaub USA/CA 1:51:31
1983 Jim Knaub USA/CA 1:47:10
1984 Andre Viger CAN 2:05:20
1985 George Murray USA/FL 1:45:34
1986 Andre Viger CAN 1:43:25
1987 Andre Viger CAN 1:55:42
1988 Mustapha Badid FRA 1:43:19
1989 Philippe Couprie FRA 1:36:04
1990 Mustapha Badid FRA 1:29:53
1991 Jim Knaub USA/CA 1:30:44
1992 Jim Knaub USA/CA 1:26:28
1993 Jim Knaub USA/CA 1:22:17
1994 Heinz Frei SUI 1:21:23
1995 Franz Nietlispach SUI 1:25:59
1996 Heinz Frei SUI 1:30:14
1997 Franz Nietlispach SUI 1:28:14
1998 Franz Nietlispach SUI 1:21:52
1999 Franz Nietlispach SUI 1:21:36
2000 Franz Nietlispach SUI 1:33:32
2001 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:25:12
2002 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:23:19
2003 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:28:32
2004 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:18:27
2005 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:24:11
2006 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:25:29
2007 Masazumi Soejima JPN 1:29:16
2008 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:26:49
2009 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:33:29
2010 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:26:53
2011 Masazumi Soejima JPN 1:18:50
2012 Joshua Cassidy CAN 1:18:25#*
2013 Hiroyuki Yamamoto JPN 1:24:25
2014 Ernst Van Dyk RSA 1:20:36

 

# Current World Best
* Course Record

B.A.A. Moment 7

1994 - Uta Pippig

Uta Pippig of Germany won the first of her three consecutive victories in 1994, winning in course record time.