Runners to watch in the Boston Marathon
Kim SmithNumber: F11
Personal Best: London, 2010 - 2:25:21
Boston Marathon: Debut.
Of Note: Smith is a relative newcomer to the marathon distance. She holds national records in track in distances from the mile to 10,000 meters. Her personal-best time of 2:25:21 in London in 2010 earned her fifth place. The Providence College alum and New Zealand native ran the fastest half marathon ever on US soil, 1:07:36 in New Orleans, in February.