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Marathon Weekend: 

Marathon Weekend: The 118th running of the Boston Marathon
15 APR 2013
Start of Push Rim Wheelchair Division
Time: 9:17 AM
Location: Hopkinton, MA

Push Rim Wheelchair Division of the Boston Marathon.

Live coverage of the 117th Boston Marathon will be shown locally on WBZ-TV (Channel 4), and nationally on Universal Sports and online at UniversalSports.com.

B.A.A. Moment 5

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

Shown here 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.