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Wish that you had at least one more water station set up, it has been really hot the last 2 times I have did this run and could have used some water earlier. It is a great run and I really love doing them. I will be there again this year.
You aren't going to find too many prettier races. Most of the race is run along the New River. It is a challenging course though with almost 1,000 feet of climb, most of which is contained in 2 big climbs.
I thought the race was well run and had everything you would expect out of a big race. The medals could have been better but given the p...
This race has gotten progressively better since the inaugural 2010 race (I've run all 4 races to date, and they've each seen bigger and more active spectator crowds and volunteers, and last year's race had 800 finishers without counting the additional relay members). Plenty of pre-race parking, well staffed course marshaling with voluntee...
First Boston Marathon Bombing Trial Set to Begin 7/6/2014 - Wall St Journal The first criminal trial linked to the Boston Marathon bombing is slated to begin here Monday with opening statements expected in the case of a former college student accused of taking evidence from the alleged bomber's dorm room