National Sports

Van Dyk wins wheelchair race at Boston Marathon

Share Tweet Email

BOSTON (AP) — Ernst van Dyk of South Africa has won the men’s wheelchair division of the Boston Marathon for a record 10th time.

The 41-year-old crossed the finish line in 1 hour, 20 minutes, 36 seconds.

Van Dyk holds the record for most all-categories Boston Marathon wins. This was his first win at this race since 2010.

Van Dyk finished 38 seconds ahead of two Japanese racers. Kota Hokinoue finished less than a wheel length ahead of Masazumi Soejima, with both recording a time of 1:21:14

 

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This Page:

http://lakeshorepublicmedia.org/van-dyk-wins-wheelchair-race-at-boston-marathon/

* Required Fields