Meb Keflizighi of the United States became the first American male since 1983 to win the Boston Marathon.

Congratulations poured in for Keflezighi, one year after a bombing at the marathon’s finish line left three dead and 264 injured:

Meb gets a standing O and a U-S-A chant at Fenway when his win was announced. #bostonmarathon

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Keflezighi was just 11 seconds ahead of the second place finisher:

Rita Jeptoo of Kenya finished in first place among women.