Running with a two-fold purpose of fulfilling his dream of winning the 2014 Boston Marathon and helping Boston and the entire country avenge the horrors of the 2013 race, Meb Keflezighi ran away from the field early on and fended off a late charge from Kenya’s Wilson Chebet to break the tape on Boylston Street in a personal best 2 hours, 8 minutes and 37 seconds. We shot Keflezighi on location at Skechers Inc. headquarters in Manhattan Beach, Calif., for the cover of our June issue. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at the photo shoot and more insight about his victory.

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