Boston Marathon Finish Line on Boylston Street: The Runner's Perspective

This is what it looks like to run the last 200 meters on Boylston Street, on hallowed ground, following in the footsteps of legendary runners dating back to 1897, to the ultimate endurance athlete's destination: the Boston Marathon finish line. There's nothing like it in the world of running. And, unfortunately, after Monday's terror attack, it will never be the same. (Images copyright by Raymond Britt). For more, see our Complete Boston Marathon Coverage.