Community

Local residents participate in Boston Marathon

Four South Kitsap residents — three men and a woman — were among the more than 36,000 runners who participated in the 118th Boston Marathon on April 21.

Kevin Fischer, 34, finished 4,417 overall in the 26.2-mile race with a time of 3 hours, 11.23 seconds. Steven Jensen, 47, posted a time of 3:53.16 and 63-year-old Bob Flynn recorded a time of 4:26.06.

The lone female runner, 39-year-old Courtney Willson, finished the race in 3:53.16.

There was also a 5 and 10K race, half marathon, distance medley, mile run and wheelchair race.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Aug 15 edition online now. Browse the archives.