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Cheers to the Kenyans

Julie Foudy can't sprint a mile, but she appreciates those who can. Here, she raises a glass Geoffrey Mutai and Caroline Kilel for their unbelievable performances in this week's Boston Marathon.

Updated: April 20, 2011, 2:17 PM ET
By Julie Foudy

For the love of god.

Twenty-six point two miles in 2 hours, 3 minutes, 2 seconds. That was the winning time at the Boston Marathon on Monday. I must have read 10 different articles to confirm that was not a typo. All I could think of was what in the heck is that by the mile? So, I did the math (full disclosure: runner websites provide conversion calculators, so they did the math ... save yourself the headache). That is 4:41 a mile.

Sweet mama.

Well, actually, sweet ...

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