Comments for: Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa wins Boston Marathon; American Jason Hartmann places fourth

Posted April 15, 2013, at 2:22 p.m.

Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa won the men’s race of the 117th Boston Marathon on Monday, finishing in 2 hours, 10 minutes and 23 seconds. It was just his second time running the 26.2-mile distance. Desisa, 23, also won the Dubai Marathon in his debut. Desisa separated himself from a three-man pack …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles

View stories by school