Boston Marathon, 18 April 2005

Re-repeat women's winner, Catherine 'the Great' Ndereba.
Catherine a bit closer.
A distant image of the leading men, showing eventual winner Hailu Negussie (#7).
Top American (for fourth), Alan Culpepper.
Top U.S. woman, Emily Levan.
Top M wheelchair, Ernst F. Van Dyk.
Top F wheelchair, Cheri Blauwet (U.S.).
Top Masters' M, Josh Kipkemboi.
Top Masters' F, Madina Biktagirova.
The fuel of many, Gatorade.
Doing what is needed to avoid the spill.
Late race relief.
Steve support.
Nipple torture.
The crowd of many.
The transfer.
Not the finest vantage point.
Jacquie Gareau with the honorary escort (no Rosie in sight! Check the finish.)
Some top notch New Englanders:
Matt Pelletier (RI), 2:24:55.
Terrance Shea (MA), 2:27:20.
Marzuki Stevens (MA), 2:31:13.
Ryan Carrara (MA), 2:35:58.
Michelle Rorke (NY), 2:50:10.

Toasty sun for the 'fun run'.