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Citation needed In 1947, the men's record time set was 2:25:39, by Suh Yun-Bok of South Korea.Burfoot, Amby (April 6, 2009).The Centennial Boston Marathon in 1996 established a record as the world's largest marathon with 38,708 entrants, 36,748 starters, and 35,868 finishers."Mutai runs fastest marathon ever at Boston".Boston public health officials said Tuesday that they have revised downward their estimate of the number of people injured in the Marathon attacks, to 264.Monti, David (April 18, 2011)."Q A with.A.A."Dick and Rick Hoyt are Boston Marathon fixtures"."At Heartbreak Hill, a salute to a marathoner for the ages".Archived from the original on January 18, 2012.69 70 Boston Red Sox edit Every love it cover it discount year, the Boston Red Sox play a home game at Fenway Park, starting at 11:05 am.The race was halted, preventing many from finishing.58 59 The race's organizers keep a standard time clock for all entries, though official timekeeping ceases after the six-hour mark.The marathon later added third and fourth waves to help further stagger the runners and reduce congestion.In 2006, the race used a staggered "wave start where top-seeded runners (the elite men's group) and a first batch of up to 10,000 runners started at noon, with a second group starting at 12:30.In 2012 Joshua Cassidy of Canada set a men's wheelchair marathon world-record time of 1:18:25.
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More than 1,000 people with disabilities and impairments have participated in the wheelchair division, while the other divisions have gained popularity each year.