McGillivray completed the 140.6-mile course in 13:34:03.
McGillivray has completed his birthday run every year since turning 12.
This year’s Boston Marathon is over, so planning for next year’s race—which includes setting the field size—has already begun.
The 59-year-old will run his race in memory of a child killed in last year’s terrorist attack.
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The Boston Herald tells how McGillivray has coped since early October.
He contends that races are more popular than ever.