BOSTON (AP) — Registered runners who weren't allowed to complete the Boston Marathon because of the finish line explosions can now register early for the 2014 race.
Boston Athletic Association says the registration period for the 5,633
runners who had reached at least the halfway point before being stopped on April 15 starts Monday and runs until Aug. 29.
eligible runners have been informed of the process. Runners will be
required to pay the entry fee but don't have to re-qualify.
Regular registration is scheduled to begin in September.
B.A.A. previously announced that those who couldn't complete the race
because of the bombs that killed three and injured more than 260 are
from all 50 states, four U.S. territories and 47 countries. They range
in age from 18 to 82.