Boston Marathon/Patriots Day Updates

Best of luck to everyone running the Boston Marathon today!

Mother Nature has thrown you a curve-ball, but you have worked so hard to get here and we know you've got this!

What's a little bit of rain when you are in the pursuit of something great! Shoutout to all the @bostonmarathon runners who are stronger than the elements!!! #bostonmarathon #patriotsday

2 Likes, 2 Comments - A Game Sport Psych Consulting (@agamesportpsych) on Instagram: "What's a little bit of rain when you are in the pursuit of something great! Shoutout to all the..."

We ALWAYS need more COWBELL! ...David Robichaud 🙂 WELL DONE!

WBZ | CBS Boston News on Twitter

@RobiWBZ and friends doing what they can to stay warm. #BostonMarathon #Itsfreezing https://t.co/KndboKQTA1

Congrats Yuki Kawauchi!

Boston Marathon on Twitter

Yuki Kawauchi (JPN) is the winner of the 2018 Men's #BostonMarathon! #Boston2018

Congrats Des Linden! We are crying, too!

U.S. Olympic Team on Twitter

HISTORY! @des_linden is the first elite American female winner of the Boston Marathon since 1985! ???? #GoDesi #BostonMarathon

Congrats Tatyana McFadden!

Boston Marathon on Twitter

@TatyanaMcFadden ???????? is your 2018 #BostonMarathon Champion in the push rim wheelchair division, capturing her 5th win here in Boston. It is her 22nd @WMMajors win, the most of any female wheelchair athlete. McFadden's unofficial finishing time 2:04:39 - slowest in 30 yrs

Congrats Marcel Hug!

The Boston Globe on Twitter

BREAKING: Marcel Hug won the men's push rim wheelchair #BostonMarathon race with a time of 1:41:49. https://t.co/zCWAaPRHPT

Elite Men Start:

Boston Marathon men's elite start. Run???????????? #bostonmarathon #boston #fitness

6 Likes, 2 Comments - Jeremy Murphy (@moiphee) on Instagram: "Boston Marathon men's elite start. Run???????????? #bostonmarathon #boston #fitness"

Wheelchairs and Elite Women are off!

Embassy of Sport on Twitter

RT jhboston26: And the women are off! Good luck everyone! #TogetherForward #BostonMarathon https://t.co/rUHm2gn11n More: https://t.co/bYziEGvyeP

And so are the runners- AMAZING!

Can you tell this guy is from Montana and knows how to prepare for the worst? Let's say one of us is dry, and it's not me! #Boston2018 #BostonMarathon

0 Likes, 1 Comments - Nataliya Matveev (@natash_22) on Instagram: "Can you tell this guy is from Montana and knows how to prepare for the worst? Let's say one of us..."

Starting line is almost ready!

Volunteers working to get the timing mats laid out. The start is getting real. #boston2018

2,430 Likes, 13 Comments - Boston Marathon (@bostonmarathon) on Instagram: "Volunteers working to get the timing mats laid out. The start is getting real. #boston2018"

Early reports are coming in from volunteers and runners:

Karl Brenner on Twitter

On the way to the start! #MarathonMonday #BostonMarathon

Christina Hager on Twitter

Some of the first runners headed to #Hopkinton from the #BostonMarathon finishline, loading onto a bus. The journey about to begin...#wbz https://t.co/qXBqK9sbBx

What's canceled today:

Red Sox on Twitter

The #RedSox-Orioles game scheduled for tomorrow, April 16, at Fenway Park has been postponed. The game has been rescheduled for May 17 at 7:10 p.m. Tickets for the April 16 game will be good for admission to the rescheduled contest on May 17. #FenwayWeather

Visit Boston on Twitter

The annual Patriots Day Parade has been cancelled due to weather. #PatriotsDay #PatriotsDayParade #PatriotsDayWeekend #MarathonMonday

Dover-Sherborn Press on Twitter

UPDATED: Rain plans implemented in Concord, Lexington for Patriots' Day https://t.co/onuzz6Hfef