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Boston Marathon 2019: 13 Things to Know About This Year’s Race

The Boston Marathon 2019 is over after hours were spent running the 26-mile course.

Boston Marathon 2019: 13 Things to Know About This Year's Race

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Here’s what to know about the Boston marathon 2019 race.

  • Cherono was able to beat out Lelisa Desisa just before reaching the end of the course.
  • It marked the closest victory for the race since 1988.
  • Coming in third during the race was Kenneth Kipkemoi with a time of 2:08.06.
  • Worknesh Degefa ran past the finish line at 2:23:30 to take the first place spot in the Boston Marathon 2019 women’s race.
  • This was the woman’s first World Marathon Major victory, but not her first time doing well in a race.
  • The Boston Marathon 2019 race was her’s, despite not having former experience with the course.

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