News Archive 2009-2018

Boston Marathon: Tracking Bowdoin in Real Time Archives

John Hall ’08 has put together an app that allows you to track the progress of Bowdoin students, alumni and faculty as they race for the finish line in the 115th Boston Marathon.

On the eve of the Boston Marathon, there was a Polar Bear huddle at an event in Boston. (L. to r. ) Kenyan marathoner, and former record holder and four-time winner of the Boston Marathon, Robert Cheruiyot; unidentified runner; Bowdoin Director of Alumni Relations Rodie Lloyd ’80; Kenyan Ambassador Eli Odembo ’80; “marathon matriarch” and College Trustee Joan Benoit Samuelson ’79; Aoko Midiwo-Odembo, Ambassador Odembo’s wife; and Joan Benoit Samuelson’s husband, Scott Samuelson ’80. More on the Boston Marathon, including a running list of participating students, alumni and faculty.