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“This Boston Was ‘Tutu’ Memorable To Ever Forget” – W.K.Munsey (April 21, 2014)

Posted on Oct 6, 2014 in 2014, M 55 - 59, Munsey - W K, West Virginia

“This Boston Was ‘Tutu’ Memorable To Ever Forget” – W.K.Munsey (April 21, 2014)

Glance at my photos from the 118th Boston Marathon and you might mistake the smiling runner in the frilly outfit for a crazy old man who slipped on the getup as a last-minute stunt to simply gain publicity. But the deafening cheers I received during my 26.2-mile race from the hallowed grounds of Hopkinton to the finish line on Boylston Street reaffirmed the very personal decision I made to wear a tutu to pay tribute to the joy and spirit of the world’s greatest marathon. My idea of running the “Super Bowl” of marathons actually was born on April 16, 2012, while watching the 116th Boston...

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