Boston Marathon winner Desi Linden

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The weather for the Boston Marathon was pretty bad - 25 mile an hour winds and torrential rain. But despite the conditions Desi Linden became the first American woman to win the race since 1985...

Linden, a two-time U.S. Olympian finished the race in 2 hours 39 minutes and 54 seconds. She placed fourth last year and second in 2011.

Congratulations to Desi Linden and all the runners...

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So why is this a story for The Final Round?

Linden is sponsored by Brooks, a part of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.

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