30 Years After Marathon Win Samuelson Runs Boston
Maine’s Joan Samuelson ran Monday’s Boston Marathon in a time just over 2-hours and 50-minutes. 30 years ago, back in 1983, Samuelson set a world record with her time of 2:23:43.
Samuelson was one of over 200 runners from Maine to take part in the this year’s Boston Marathon. Here are some of the numbers in….
Joe Capehart(Bangor) 2:46:25 #550 overall
Sheri Piers(Falmouth) 2:39:25 #20 women, #265 overall
Joan Samuelson(Falmouth) 2:50:29 #47 women, #865 overall
Robert Gomez(Saco) 2:22:53 #32 overall
More than 27,000 runners took on the Boston course today with weather conditions.