Marathon Runners

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BPR 04/17: Full Show Post

April 17, 2017
  • Mayor Marty Walsh joined us to talk about the Marathon and the impact of the Boston bombing
  • Boston Globe Editor Brian McGrory called in to talk about Marathon Monday and the Globe’s coverage of the bombing.
  • Author and Boston Marathon winner Amby Burfoot called in to discuss his marathon experiences.
  • Four-time Boston Marathon winner Bill Rodgers called in to talk about his marathon legacy.
  • We opened the lines to hear about your Marathon Monday.
  • Attorney and mediation specialist Ken Feinberg talked about distributing the One Fund Boston to the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.  
  • Boston Globe Photographer John Tlumacki talked about photographing the Boston Marathon bombing.
  • We went to the phones again to hear about your Marathon Monday.
  • Boston Herald Columnist Peter Gelzinis talked about his favorite moments from years of covering the marathon.  
  • Boston Marathon bombing survivor Patrick Downes joined us to talk about his life and what he has learned since the bombing.
  • Once again, we opened the lines to hear about your Marathon Monday.

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