FAQ About Boston Marathon
Total of 11 men in this field have personel bests under 2 hours and 6 minutes. On the women's side with three holding personal bests under 2 hours and 18 minutes. Simply this race has the potential to be extremely quick.
CJ Albertson is a runner in the Boston Marathon. A 211 marathoner who really likes run up front for the first half of the marathon. In 2021 Albertson had a huge lead for the opening 20 miles.2022's installment he wouldn't be able to gap the field as the chase pack stayed very close behind through these opening few miles.
Through the opening 5 kilometers Albertson was still pulling the field up front and he crossed through the opening 5k in 14 minutes and 55 seconds.
On the women's side with no athlete running straight to the front to take the lead.
For the opening stages pace was pretty relaxed up front as they hit an opening 5 kilometers in 17 minutes and 41 seconds. The pace increased as the marathon continued.
In a matter of mere moments the men's field busted wide open with Evans Chebet from Kenya which running up front at that time. This was definitive break in 2022's Boston Marathon.
Chebet split this mile in 4 minutes and 27 seconds. Which is the equivalent to a 2 minute and 46 seconds kilometer.
Evans Chebet won the first place in 2022's Boston Marathon.
Lawrence Cherono followed Chebet with a second place in the marathon and Benson Kipruto placed in third.
- Evans Chebet - 2:06:51
- Lawrence Cherono - 2:07:21
- Benson Kipruto - 2:07:27
In this 5 kilometer split(35k-40k) both Peres Jepchirchir and Ababel Yeshaneh took over as the two potential winner for this race and for this 5 kilometer split they achieved a time of 15 minutes and 53 seconds. A pace of 3 minutes and 11 seconds per kilometer.
Peres Jepchirchir won the first place in women's Boston Marathon in 2022.
Ababel Yeshaneh placed second and Mary Ngugi comes third place.