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Boston Marathon

On your mark, get set, go! Get a good look at the sights and surroundings of the Boston Marathon route.

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Boston Marathon race start in Hopkinton, Massachusetts
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Photography by Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

The elite men cross the starting line of the Boston Marathon in Hopkinton, MA. Hopkinton has been the starting point for the nation’s oldest marathon since it was moved from a neighboring town in 1925.

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