Laganas – Nick

Give This Man a Medal! – Nick Laganas, with Pat Cook (April 15, 2013)

Posted on Apr 9, 2014 in 2013, Laganas - Nick, M 18 - 34, Massachusetts

Give This Man a Medal! – Nick Laganas, with Pat Cook (April 15, 2013)

[Our thanks to Pat Cook of Middlesex Community College for sharing his story of a 2013 marathon hero.] This is a story about my friend and fellow “E Streeter,” Lowell Massachusetts Police Officer Nick Laganas, and his first Boston Marathon. Nick and I are part of the PT team at the Lowell Police Academy that helps train police officers to run. Nick is already a running machine, but this was his first venture onto the vaunted Boston course. Nick impressively made it across the finish line in 3:57:27, and was at the first water station in the finish chute, grabbing a water, when the first...

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