Canadians in Top 10 at Boston Marathon
Canadian Krista DuChene battled the elements to finish third in the women’s race Monday at the Boston Marathon. The 41-year-old mother of three from Strathroy, Ont., finished in a time of two hours, 44 minutes and 20 seconds. Desiree Linden of the United States won in 2:39:54. Canada also earned a top-10 finish in the men’s race, with Hamilton’s Reid Coolsaet finishing ninth in 2:25:02. Yuki Kawauchi finished first to earn Japan’s first Boston Marathon title since 1987.
Krista DuChene of Strathroy, Ont., crossed the finish line in a time of two hours, 44 minutes and 20 seconds, good for third place in Monday’s running of the 122nd Boston Marathon.