The Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk drew names such as Mo Vaughn, and teams such as “Team Ari,” of Newton. Two-year-old Ari rode on the shoulders of his dad Matt Goldwasser. His mom JulieSue Goldwasser carried 1-year-old Alison Goldwasser. (Photos by Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff)
The Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk drew names such as Mo Vaughn, and teams such as “Team Ari,” of Newton. Two-year-old Ari rode on the shoulders of his dad Matt Goldwasser. His mom JulieSue Goldwasser carried 1-year-old Alison Goldwasser. (Photos by Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff)

Some notable participants in Sunday’s Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk included Mo Vaughn, who supported the “Jason and Mo Friendship Fund” team in honor of the late Jason Leader, a Jimmy Fund Clinic patient he met 20 years ago (Vaughn hit a home run for Jason as a birthday gift); the family of late MIT police officer Sean Collier; and Robin Tarani, who became the first leg amputee to complete the walk in its 25-year history. Tarani, 50, whose left leg was amputated two years ago after a traffic accident, had set the walking goal both for herself and as a message to the Marathon bombing victims. Walking with her sister Cami Carter and a backpack containing a spare prosthesis, Tarani completed the 26.2-mile course in just under 10 hours. “We stopped several times, but we did it,” Tarani said Monday. “It was a long day, and I ended up with a wicked blister on my big toe. I’m wearing my Crocs today.” Her next goal? To run a half marathon. “But it will have to be a flat course.”

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