2002 Boston Marathon

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106th Boston Marathon
Venue Boston, United States
DatesApril 15
Champions
Men Rodgers Rop (2:09:02)
Women Margaret Okayo (2:20:43)
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The 2002 Boston Marathon was the 106th running of the annual marathon race in Boston, United States and was held on April 15. The elite men's race was won by Kenya's Rodgers Rop in a time of 2:09:02 hours and the women's race was won by another Kenyan Margaret Okayo in 2:20:43.

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A total of 14,400 people finished the race, 9149 men and 5251 women.

Results

Men

PositionAthleteNationalityTime
Gold medal icon.svg Rodgers Rop Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:09:02
Silver medal icon.svg Christopher Cheboiboch Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:09:05
Bronze medal icon.svg Fred Kiprop Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:09:45
4 Mbarak Hussein Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:09:45
5 Lee Bong-ju Flag of South Korea.svg  South Korea 2:10:30
6 Elias Chebet Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:10:40
7 Simon Bor Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:11:39
8 Getachew Kebede Flag of Ethiopia.svg  Ethiopia 2:11:43
9 Luis Fonseca Flag of Venezuela.svg  Venezuela 2:11:49
10 Silvio Guerra Flag of Ecuador.svg  Ecuador 2:12:28
11 Joshua Chelanga Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:12:40
12 Joshua Kipkemboi Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:12:48
13 David Busenei Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:13:04
14 Fedor Ryzhov Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 2:13:04
15 Keith Dowling Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:13:28
16 Elly Rono Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:15:17
17 Clint Verran Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:15:19
18 Noriaki Igarashi Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:15:55
19 Mark Coogan Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:17:35
20 Kazuaki Wakamoto Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:17:58
21 Motsehi Moeketsana Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa 2:18:21
22 Christopher Wehrman Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:19:03
23 Andrés Espinosa Flag of Mexico.svg  Mexico 2:19:54
24 Osamu Nara Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:20:18
25 Gennadiy Temnikov Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 2:20:23

Women

PositionAthleteNationalityTime
Gold medal icon.svg Margaret Okayo Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:20:43
Silver medal icon.svg Catherine Ndereba Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:21:12
Bronze medal icon.svg Elfenesh Alemu Flag of Ethiopia.svg  Ethiopia 2:26:01
4 Sun Yingjie Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China 2:27:26
5 Firaya Sultanova-Zhdanova Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 2:27:58
6 Bruna Genovese Flag of Italy.svg  Italy 2:29:02
7 Nuța Olaru Flag of Romania.svg  Romania 2:30:26
8 Mai Tagami Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:32:00
9 Gitte Karlshøj Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 2:35:01
10 Yukari Komatsu Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:35:34
11 Jackie Fairweather Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 2:35:46
12 Irina Timofeyeva Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 2:36:47
13 Jill Boaz Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:38:55
14 Gordon Bakoulis Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:42:47
15 Norimi Sakurai Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:43:09
16 Janelle Burgmann Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia 2:43:46
17 Esther Wanjiru Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 2:44:32
18 Ayumi Noshita Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2:44:47
19 Kelly Keeler Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:45:00
20 Cathleen Campbell Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:46:17
21 Carol Legate Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:47:57
22 Laura Hruby Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:48:49
23 Kristen Till Flag of the United States.svg  United States 2:48:52
24 Heather Gardiner Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 2:49:39
25 Monique Maddy Flag of Liberia.svg  Liberia 2:50:10

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