1986 Boston Marathon

Last updated
90th Boston Marathon
Venue Boston, United States
DatesApril 21
Champions
Men Robert de Castella (2:07:51)
Women Ingrid Kristiansen (2:24:55)
Wheelchair men André Viger (1:43:25)
Wheelchair women Candace Cable (2:09:28)
  1985
1987  

The 1986 Boston Marathon was the 90th running of the annual marathon race in Boston, United States, which was held on April 21. The elite men's race was won by Australia's Robert de Castella in a time of 2:07:51 hours and the women's race was won by Norway's Ingrid Kristiansen in 2:24:55. In the wheelchair race, André Viger of Canada won the men's race in 1:43:25 and Candace Cable of United States won the women's race in 2:09:28. A men's visually impaired race was hosted within the marathon for the first time, and was won by an American Ricardo Pacheco in a time of 3:35:15. [1]

Contents

A total of 3750 runners finished the race, 3294 men and 456 women.

Results

Men

PositionAthleteNationalityTime
Gold medal icon.svg Robert de Castella Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 2:07:51
Silver medal icon.svg Art Boileau Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 2:11:15
Bronze medal icon.svg Orlando Pizzolato Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 2:11:43
4 Bill Rodgers Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:13:36
5 Arturo Barrios Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico 2:14:09
6 Bob Hodge Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:14:50
7 Domingo Tibaduiza Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia 2:15:22
8 Paul Cummings Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:16:05
9 Dan Schlesinger Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:16:29
10 Kunimitsu Itō Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:17:02
11 Pertti Tiainen Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 2:17:04
12 Greg Meyer Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:17:29
13 Hiroshi Nagashima Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:17:38
14 Gonzalo Huggins Flag of Venezuela.svg  Venezuela 2:18:11
15 Robert Doyle Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:19:03
16 Michael Hurd Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom 2:19:04
17 Trevor Fieldsend Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  United Kingdom 2:19:19
18 Michael Patterson Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:21:14
19 Kjeld Johnsen Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 2:21:19
20 Neil Cusack Flag of Ireland.svg  Ireland 2:21:24
21 Seppo Liuttu Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 2:22:12
22 Paul McGovern Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:22:18
23 Mark Bossardet Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:22:29
24 Peter Kanfer Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:22:42
25 Roger Luis Lopez Flag of Costa Rica.svg  Costa Rica 2:22:42

Women

PositionAthleteNationalityTime
Gold medal icon.svg Ingrid Kristiansen Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 2:24:55
Silver medal icon.svg Carla Beurskens Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands 2:27:35
Bronze medal icon.svg Lizanne Bussières Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 2:32:16
4 Evy Palm Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 2:32:47
5 Sinikka Keskitalo Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 2:33:18
6 Julie Isphording Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:33:40
7 Christa Vahlensieck Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 2:34:50
8 Lorraine Moller Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 2:35:06
9 Eileen Claugus Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:38:23
10 Ellen Rochefort Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 2:40:00
11 Hazel Stewart Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 2:41:12
12 Mary Hynes Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:41:50
13 Sissel Grottenberg Flag of Norway.svg  Norway 2:43:00
14 Bobbi Rothman Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:43:36
15 Audrey Kemp Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:46:52
16 Ena Guevara Flag of Peru.svg  Peru 2:47:37
17 Oonagh Bruni Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:49:22
18 Gina Sperry Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:49:34
20 Doreen Mastalli Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:51:24
21 Beth Dillinger Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:51:26
22 Nancy Munroe Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:51:51
23 Marty Anderson Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:53:19
24 Patricia Sher Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:54:11
25 Sima Dianat Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:54:22

Wheelchair men

PositionAthleteNationalityTime
Gold medal icon.svg André Viger Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 1:43:25
Silver medal icon.svg George Murray Flag of the United States.svg  United States 1:48:59
Bronze medal icon.svg Laverne Achenbach Flag of the United States.svg  United States 1:51:25
4 Ted Vince Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 1:51:26
5 Junior Rice Flag of the United States.svg  United States 1:53:19
6 Bosse Lindquist Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 1:55:03
7 Kenneth Archer Flag of the United States.svg  United States 1:55:19
8 Philippe Couprie Flag of France.svg  France 1:55:54
9 Joe Ray Flag of the United States.svg  United States 1:56:59
10 Phil Carpenter Flag of the United States.svg  United States 1:57:03

Wheelchair women

PositionAthleteNationalityTime
Gold medal icon.svg Candace Cable Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:09:28

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References

  1. Boston Marathon men's visually impaired champions. Boston.com. Retrieved 2020-07-26.