Kenyans swept the Boston Marathon on Monday, but the race is most likely to be remembered for the weather. Wesley Korir's winning time saw the second slowest since 1985. Temperatures in the 80s slowed the entire field. Thousands of racers chose to take the day off rather than run in dangerous heat.
Temperatures in the 80s had officials worried about how some of the 27,000 runners would cope with the heat. Canada's Joshua Cassidy, though, sped over the course to set a new record for the wheelchair competition.
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