Courtesy of Caitlin Chrisman
Mountain View resident Caitlin Chrisman runs the Boston Marathon. She finished 401st overall and 27th in her division.
Last month, 30,000 runners – including 26 athletes from Los Altos, Los Altos Hills and Mountain View – completed the pilgrimage to New England to compete in the 123rd Boston Marathon.
The top local finisher was Caitlin Chrisman of Mountain View, who finished 401st overall and was the 27th fastest in her division (women 18-39). She crossed the finish line in 2 hours, 40 minutes, which is a 6:08 mile pace for the 26.2 miles. Los Altos Hills’ Tatsuya Arai was the second fastest local participant, finishing in 2 hours, 50 minutes to place 1,149th overall and 882nd in his division (men 18-39).