April 16, 2012; Newton, MA, USA; Jason Hartmann (USA) runs thorough water spray near the 19 mile marker during the 2012 Boston Marathon. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-US PRESSWIRE
More Boston Marathon links? More Boston Marathon links!
On a day when Geoffrey Mutai's inability to finish the sweltering Boston Marathon seemingly threw a wrench in an Olympic selection process shrouded in mystery, Athletics Kenya chairman Isaiah Kiplagat attempted to provide some clarity.
And now for some other stuff!
The confession of a (mostly) repentant race-crasher
The Inaugural Brewers Mini-Marathon is set to debut in Milwaukee at beautiful Miller Park on Saturday, September 22, 2012. The scenic route, giveaways and post-race tailgate party are sure to make this the most unique half marathon in the area.
And lastly, my favorite thing I've read recently: Med Tent Madness | Triathlete -- A collection of the most "hilarious/crazy/disturbing ... stories from the med tent" after races.