Marathoners board busses at Boston Common
Steve Silva, Globe Staff
Anthony Coburn (left) arrived from Sydney Australia to run his first Boston Marathon and his 11th marathon overall. "Chicago was hot in 2007, I remember that one," Coburn said. "I'm just looking forward to having a few cold beers afterward," said Hamish Coleman (right) of Tauringa, New Zealand, on running his first Boston, and seventh marathon overall.