The record-breaking winner of the Orange County Marathon has been disqualified after video evidence shows he received help during the race from a bicyclist.
A moment of silence was held before the OC Marathon Sunday for victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Orange County Marathon organizers said Tuesday that the May 5 race will go on as planned despite the tragic events that unfolded in Boston.
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Maika Carlsen won the women’s division of the OC Marathon Sunday for the third consecutive year, while Peter Omae Ayieni was the men’s winner for the second consecutive year.