Sarah Sellers: The nurse who was runner-up in Boston marathon

Sarah Sellers: The nurse who was runner-up in Boston marathon
 

A two-time Olympian, Desiree Linden, became the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon since 1985 on Monday - but it's the runner-up who is making headlines.
Sarah Sellers ran the 26.2 mile (42km) course in a time of two hours 44 minutes four seconds, finishing just minutes behind Linden.
Monday's race was only the second marathon that the 26-year-old nurse has run. The first, in Utah, she won to qualify for the prestigious Boston event.
She was a keen track and field competitor in college, but is an unknown to the professional running world. Spectators on social media could only... read more

 
Tuesday, 11:09 in World News, Views: 61
Source: BBC
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