STEPHEN DUNN / THE HARTFORD COURANT
October 9, 2004
Larisa Michailova of West Chester, Pa., streaks by the crowds on her way to the finish line as the first woman to finish the half-marathon. Her time was 1:16:12. The 11th running of the Hartford Marathon took place under perfect conditions Saturday with more than 6,000 runners taking part in the marathon, half-marathon, and 5k races.