Brother of bombing victim Martin Richard runs Boston Marathon

Henry Richard, who lost his younger brother in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, finished the race Monday with a heartbreak at home on Boylston Street. He was 10 when his brother, Martin Richard, 8, was killed in the attack. Martin would have turned 18 in June. Their younger sister, Jane, lost her left leg in … Read more

Defending Men’s Wheelchair Division Champion Marcel Hug Withdraws From Boston Marathon

The 126th Boston Marathon is set to begin Monday with thousands of participants competing in the first large-scale Patriots Day race since 2019. Early Monday, the Boston Athletic Association announced that Marcel Hug of Switzerland and Sho Watanabe of Japan, withdrew from the race. Hug is the defending men’s wheelchair division champion, five-time Boston winner … Read more