The Poopiness Of The Long Distance RunnerA.J. Daulerio4/18/11 6:30pmFiled to: Duan!Boston MarathonPoop217EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink At yesterday's Boston Marathon, this runner finished at the top of her division with a personal best time, even after she experienced a messy gastrointestinal revolt before she crossed the finish line. Unfortunately photographer John Kropewnicki was there when Stinky the Splat Monster paid this poor competitor a surprise visit. Advertisement But look — balloons!Kropewnicki told us in an email that the putrid smell was overpowering even though he was presumably at a safe distance off to the side. We can only imagine what olfactory horrors were endured by the poor guy on the bike behind her. Advertisement ****Thanks for your continued support of Deadspin. It's Monday night so give your body a rest.