Mark Dean, of Pine Cove, ran the 118th Boston Marathon in 3 hours and 55 minutes and 31 seconds. His pace was under nine minutes per mile. He just finished his second Boston Marathon, 2013 was his first run.
Meb Keflezighi, of the U. S., won the men's race with a time of 2:08:37. Ten minutes later Rita Jeptoo (2:18:57) was the first woman to cross the finish.