Boston Marathon race director Dave McGillivray chats with Lance Armstrong on the latest The Forward Podcast covering a range of topics including the historic Hopkinton, Mass. to Boston marathon and the two-hour marathon. McGillivray has directed the Boston Marathon, which the Boston Athletic Association hosts, since 1988.

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Dave McGillivray is the founder of DMSE. He has served as the Race Director of the Boston Marathon since the 1980s. He has run the Boston race every year since 1973. Many of those runs start after his official duties as Director end for the day. Dave and Lance caught up in Boston to talk about his career in endurance events, his personal health scare, running a sub-two-hour marathon and how the Boston bombing impacted his duties and family.

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  • Scott Rose says:

    Really? We’re going to pretend that Armstrong is a normal human being and give him a platform to distance himself from his crimes and the lives he ruined? That’s not my community. Please don’t let it be yours, either.

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