2011 Boston Marathon Coverage

  • By Mario Fraioli
  • Published Apr. 11, 2011
  • Updated Feb. 22, 2013 at 8:46 AM UTC

Race-Day Coverage

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Geoffrey Mutai shattered the Boston Marathon course record, winning in 2:03:02. Photo:



Pre-Race Coverage


  • Training Day With Ryan Hall – We spent a day in Flagstaff, Arizona with Ryan Hall as he performed his last big workout before the Boston Marathon on April 18: a 15-mile tempo run on Lake Mary Road.


Come to NikeTown Boston, 200 Newbury Street, THIS SATURDAY, April 16 at 8:30 AM and meet Olympian Kara Goucher! She will be on hand signing copies of the April edition of Competitor Magazine.


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Mario Fraioli

Mario Fraioli

Mario Fraioli is a senior editor at Competitor magazine. A cross-country All-American at Stonehill College in 2003, he now coaches the Prado Women's Racing Team in San Diego and was the men's marathon coach for Costa Rica's 2012 Olympic team. His first book, The Official Rock 'n' Roll Guide To Marathon & Half-Marathon Training (VeloPress, 2013) is available in bookstores, running shops and online.