John J. McDermott was the winner of the first Boston Marathon. He won the race in 2:55:10. References ↑ Boston Marathon History. Boston Athletic Association. Retrieved on 2008-04-04. v • d • ePeople on AthlepediaPeopleAthletes · Bodybuilders · Media Personalities · Olympians · Pioneers · Record Holders · Special Populations · Trainers Retrieved from "https://athletics.fandom.com/wiki/John_J._McDermott?oldid=4836" Categories: People Athletes Male Athletes Marathon Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.