While every runner of the Boston Marathon and the B.A.A. Half Marathon has a story to tell, some stories are breathtakingly remarkable. If you have one, we’d love to hear it. Please send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.