Grandma’s Marathon Updates: 5K and Bjorklund Half Full, Spots Remain For Full Marathon
Registration recently closed for the 19th annual William A Irvin 5K - with a roster of 1,900 people running the 3.1 mile race on Friday, June 15th at 6PM. That's an increase of 200 people over last years totals for the popular event.
The Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon is also closed for 2012.
Grandma's officials do remind runners that there are still some available spaces for the full 26-mile marathon, which happens Saturday June 16th. People who are interested have until June 1 to get their registration in.
Full race-day coverage will happen on KOOL 101.7 with Update Reports direct from the course on June 16th. Listeners looking for complete mile-to-mile coverage are invited to tune in via our sister station WEBC 560AM. In addition, marathon details are available online here.