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Marathon winner - Class act!

 
Marathon winner - Class act!
Posted June 24th, 2013 @ 3:38pm

In a wonderful sign of respect and renewal, the winner of April's
tragic Boston Marathon gave his medal to the city that was so damaged by the
terrorist attack. Ethiopian runner Lelisa Desisa returned to Boston for a
10K race -- at which he ironically placed second -- but, more importantly, for a
ceremony at which he handed over his medal to Mayor Thomas
Benino
. Several first responders to the bombing were also on hand to witness
the symbolic gesture

Photo: getty Images

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