My Friend Matt Finished the Boston Marathon in 2:51 - His Words

 Matt with friends shortly after his finish

Matt with friends shortly after his finish

All of the preoccupations with my personal race outcome had vanished and my sense of celebration were wiped away. The next thing I thought about was how lucky my friends and family were to not be there during the incident and how awful it was a young boy and a woman were killed.

More of Matt's recap are over on his fastrunningblog.