• 'Des is the definition of unrelenting'

    5 monthes ago - By ESPN

    Sideways rain and near-freezing temps couldn't stop American Desiree Linden at the Boston Marathon. Her win is another display of strength from U.S. women on the global stage.
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  • How Des Linden Beat Fatigue, Weather Conditions to Win the 2018 Boston Marathon

    5 monthes ago - By SI

    Fighting wind gusts, rain, freezing temperatures and her own fatigue and doubts, Desiree Linden became first American woman to win the Boston Marathon since 1985.
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  • Linden wins Boston Marathon, 1st US woman since '85

    Linden wins Boston Marathon, 1st US woman since '85

    5 monthes ago - By Saint Louis Today

    BOSTON - After slogging through just a few miles of icy rain and a near-gale headwind that made her feel like she was running in place, Desiree Linden decided she'd seen enough of the Boston Marathon for another year.
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  • Desiree Linden Becomes First American Woman To Win Boston Marathon In 33 Years

    Desiree Linden Becomes First American Woman To Win Boston Marathon In 33 Years

    5 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    The last time an American woman won was in 1985.
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  • Desiree Linden is the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon since 1985

    5 monthes ago - By The Morning Call

    Brutal conditions? A nasty headwind? A chilly rain? None of those things stopped Desiree Linden, who became the first American woman to win the Boston since 1985, streaking away from the field. Linden, a 34-year-old Californian, overcame the heartbreak of 2011, when she finished second in the marathon...
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  • Linden's Boston Marathon win 1st for American woman since 1985

    5 monthes ago - By Review Journal

    Desiree Linden splashed her way through icy rain and a near-gale headwind to win the Boston Marathon on Monday, the first victory for an American woman since 1985.
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