Providence pastor finds virtues in virtual Boston Marathon
“At first, I thought, ‘I don’t want to run a virtual marathon.’ Then I thought, ‘Yes I want a medal and a shirt from the year the Boston Marathon didn’t happen.’
83-year-old marathoner is keen to complete his third Boston Marathon
Micah Herndon, a former Marine who survived an IED explosion in Afghanistan in 2010, collapsed and crawled to the finish at the Boston Marathon. He says he now runs in honor of the three Marines who were lost in the ambush. (via )
Six years ago, David Ortiz's spirit and resolve helped us all begin to heal from the Boston Marathon bombing. Today, I want to join many others in wishing him a speedy recovery of his own. Get well soon, Papi.