2014 Boston Marathon

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Boston, MA
April 21, 2014
The American drought in Boston is over as Meb Kefelzighi ran a tremendous gutsy race to win the 2014 Boston Marathon.
American Meb Keflezighi rightfully got the glory but his American competitors helped him out. The untold story of American Strong. This story went viral and was ready by nearly 200,000 people.
Dick Patrick, the co-author of Meb's autobiography, shares his thoughts on Meb's historic day.
Editor's note: Jeptoo would eventually be stripped of her title for doping. Deba, Buzunesh Deba is officially the champion and course record holder at 2:19:59. More here: MB: Rita Jeptoo Stripped of 2014 Boston Marathon title

Meb Keflezighi’s 2014 Boston Marathon Victory Named Universal Sports Network’s #1 Moment of 2014

Week That Was: Meb Has Won Boston, Emails From Meb's Brother, and Ryan Hall's Mom, Rita Jeptoo, Sub 5 Beer Mile, Annie Bersagel, Drake, Penn and More

Meb, Meb, Meb: We break down Meb's amazing win at Boston and Rita Jeptoo's finish. Plus, emails from Ryan Hall's mom, Meb's brother, some praise for Dan O'Brien, a sub 5 beer mile, Annie Bersagel joins the sub 2:30 club, and some tremendous pro action at Drake.

Four Thoughts on the Women's Race: Shalane's Bid for Glory, Jeptoo's Incredible Final 3 Miles, The 2:18 and 2:19 Clubs, and Desi Linden

We break down the women's race and Shalane Flanagan's bid for glory, Rita Jeptoo's sick final 3.2 miles, the 2:18 and 2:19 clubs, and Desi Linden.

Video: Meb Keflezighi Wins the 2014 Boston Marathon

Video highlights.

Jerry Schumacher Is Confident About Shalane: "I think she's fit and going to be in the game."

Shalane Flanagan was the one notable person absent from Friday's press conference. No worries; her coach Jerry Schumacher says she's very fit.

TRACKING - 2014 Boston Marathon Runner Tracking Info

2014 Boston Marathon TV and Streaming Info

A Rejuvenated Desi Is Excited To Take On The World At 2014 Boston Marathon: "I've done everything I possibly could to put myself in a position for the win."

Three years ago, Desi (Davila) Linden nearly gave America it's first Boston marathon victory since 1985. She races Boston for the first time since then tomorrow. Can she bring America victory?

Injury scares avoided, 38-year old Meb Kefelzighi will go to starting line healthy and dreaming big

Serena Burla: "You can't take anything for granted in the marathon"

Jeffrey Eggleston: "My best is 2:12 and I'm hoping to run substantially better if the conditions are right"

Can An American Man Really Win Boston On Monday? We Break Down The Odds

We've crucnched the odds and are glad to report the odds of Meb or Ryan Hall winning are better than 20,000 to 1.

Abdi tells non-believing reporter he wants to be on the podium on Monday: "Why not? l'll give it my best shot. I'm gonna swing."

Nick Arciniaga Signs Deal With Under Armour - Says he's 'been feeling great' and is ready for 2014 Boston

Brett Gotcher Talks Before the 2014 Boston Marathon: "I've done everything I needed to so I'm hoping for a good one on Monday"

Meb Keflezighi: "I feel 99.9(%) of my career has been accomplished with the exception of the Boston title"

Meb at the NYC half indicated he was in PR half-marathon shape.

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