Catherine Ndereba became the first Kenyan woman to win the Boston Marathon. She would go on to win four times (also 2001, 2004 & 2005), becoming the first women to win four titles at the Boston Marathon.
2010 - The Hoyts
When many think of the Boston Marathon, they think of Team Hoyt, the father/son team of Dick and Rick who have participated in their unique way 28 times. Dick was 69 at the 2010 Boston Marathon.