The Women’s Push Rim Boston Marathon Ended In A Thrilling Photo Finish

For a 26.2-mile race to end by a one-second margin is truly remarkable.

1. Shirley Reilly finished in 1 hour 37 minutes and 36 seconds. Defending champion Wakako Tsuchida finished in 1 hour 37 minutes and 37 seconds.

2. Check out the juxtaposition here of the joy on Shirley Reilly’s face and Wakako Tsuchida’s head hung with disappointment. That’s competition at its most raw.

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3. Here’s a GIF of the finish:

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