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Former IHRSA employee talks about Boston Marathon, one year later

Courtesy Dan Soleau's TwitterDan Soleau, a former IHRSA employee, was working at Marathon Sports, right at the Boston Marathon finish line a year ago yesterday. That, of course, was exactly one year after two bombs went off on Boylston Street - the last half mile of the race.

Soleau wasn't physically injured, despite being knocked out for about 20 minutes. He was, and at times, still is shaken by everything that has happened.

He was interviewed soon after the events by a couple news outlets, but here is what he had to say one year later.