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Marathon Weekend: 

Marathon Weekend: The 119th running of the Boston Marathon
21 APR 2014
Wave Four Start of the 118th Boston Marathon
Time: 11:25 AM
Location: Hopkinton, MA

Wave Four Start of the 118th 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 The race will be broadcast nationally on Universal Sports, and online at

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.