Start waves, people with disabilities, then wheelchair, then the elite. The last run everything else. A long line of people sweating, celebrating human endurance. During the 114th Boston Marathon, Robert Cheruiyot set a new record in the men's race.
Randy Potash dog named Payton as if tired of watching the Boston Marathon on April 19 in Newton. (Suzanne Kreiter / Globe staff)
Runner resting in front of a marathon in the sports village in Hopkinton. (Yoon S. Byun / Globe Staff)
Volunteers from the Red Cross Binsfild Kim (left) and Bill Vormvald toilets are arranged along the route of the marathon in Wellesley. (Suzanne Kreiter / Globe Staff)
Family Scott Russell (on my knees) every year for 16 years building a stationary mobile platform in Natick. This year's theme was the Bourbon Street Mardi Gras. (Suzanne Kreiter / Globe staff)