Michigander is the First American Woman to Win Boston in 33 Years
And she wasn't the only Michigander making history with yesterday's run in the rain.
Flushing’s Mark Bauman Finishes 43rd Straight Boston Marathon in Extreme Heat
Temperatures at the 116th running of the Boston Marathon reached the mid 80's today, and made for tough going for everybody. Flushing's Mark Bauman, 62, finished his 43rd consecutive Boston Marathon in a time of 6:27:18. It was by far his slowest time, but even the Kenyan runners were sl…
Flushing’s Mark Bauman to Run 43rd Consecutive Boston Marathon
Richard Nixon was still President when Mark Bauman ran his first Boston Marathon. The 62-year old from Flushing will toe the starting line in Hopkinton, Massachusetts for the 43rd time on Monday, April 16th. Bauman ran his first Boston marathon in 1970 as a 20-year old college student.