In yet another close finish, Marcel Hug edged his perpetual rival, Ernst van Dyk. It gave Hug his third straight wheelchair title in the Boston Marathon.
The 31-year-old Swiss native set a Boston record, finishing in 1:18:03. Here’s the street level view of Hug—known as the “Silver Bullet”—holding off van Dyk’s late charge:
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And here’s the WBZ broadcast view of Hug’s win:
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