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Runners were quick to cover up with mylar blankets after finishing Monday's Boston Marathon. (Globe Staff Photo / David L. Ryan)

Hearts were racing again

This was the day Boston came alive again and got back in the hardtop game. What this ancient footrace needed was a home team to root for and a fast race to get people talking about checkpoints and splits again. (Boston Globe, 4/19/06)    THE AMERICANS: Great strides made: 3-4-5 finish
men's winner Boston Marathon

Fast break

Experience guideded Robert Cheruiyot to a record run (by just one second) and second win in the Boston Marathon. (By John Powers, Boston Globe)
 WOMEN'S WINNER: Jeptoo finds her way with kick
Warming up in Hopkinton

Audio Warming up

There are more than 20,000 stories on race day in Hopkinton. Here are six of them ... (Boston.com Staff)

Audio Finishing kick

We were at the finish line and captured some interesting scenes. (Boston.com Staff)
Photo Gallery GALLERY: Back of the pack
Boston Marathon - At the finish line
 top men
1. R. Cheruiyot, 2:07:14
2. B. Maiyo, 2:08:21
3. M. Keflezighi, 2:09:56
Top 100 men
 top women
1. R. Jeptoo, 2:23:38
2. Prokopcuka, 2:23:48
3. Reiko Tosa, 2:24:11
Top 100 women
 men's wheelchair
1. E.F. Van Dyk, 1:25:29
2. Schabort, 1:29:04
3. K. Smith, 1:29:34
Top wheelchairs
 women's wheelchair
1. E. Hunkeler, 1:43:42
2. D. Roy, 1:48:52
3. S. Reilly 1:53:44
Top wheelchairs
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