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Fallbrook ladies complete their second Boston Marathon

 

Last updated 4/30/2017 at Noon

Lisa Hasvold, left, and Vickie Knox sport the "From Fallbrook to Boston" T-shirts they wore while competing in the 2017 Boston Marathon. (Lisa Hasvold, left, and Vickie Knox sport the "From Fallbrook to Boston" T-shirts they wore while competing in the 2017 Boston Marathon.)

Fallbrook residents Lisa Hasvold and Vickie Knox trained together for the 2017 Boston Marathon and on April 17 they both completed the legendary race for the second time in their long-distance running careers.

Good friends, Hasvold and Knox had vastly different experiences while covering the grueling marathon distance of 26.2 miles. The course takes runners through eight Massachusetts cities and towns, and of the 27,221 that left the starting line in Hopkinton for the 2017 race, 26,411 finished the event in Boston.

Hasvold, 55, first ran the Boston Marathon in 2011 and finished in 4:32.28...



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