“Today is just as big as 2011 for me,” says Desiree Linden who came in fourth at today’s Boston Marathon in 2:25:39. In
A thrilling finish in the women's race had spectators on edge.
See how the top Americans are feeling just a couple days out.
The American hopeful explores Boston three days before the marathon.
The gritty 31-year-old is back to see if she can improve upon her 2011 runner-up finish.
The pair leads a strong contingent of runners that will compete in the race's 119th edition on April 20.
From Kastor to Flanagan to Joan Benoit Samuelson, these marathoners are the best the U.S. has seen.
It was a Kenyan sprint finish in Central Park. American Desiree Linden finishes fifth.
Ryan Vail and Kara Goucher lead the crop of runners looking to earn a podium spot in the Big Apple.